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First-ever Patient Experience Expo a success; save the date for 2018!

June 23, 2017

On Wednesday, hundreds of faculty, staff, patients and family members lined up outside the University Hospital dining rooms to learn about improving the patient experience at…

PM&R patients benefit from annual picnic

June 22, 2017

For one day, the Michigan Medicine Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation extended its inpatient treatment reach to the bridges, waterways, fields and facilities of Island…

Kellogg Eye Center startup raises $4.25M

June 13, 2017

Research on retinal detachment and its impact on vision loss by Kellogg Eye Center’s David N. Zacks, M.D., Ph.D., reached a new milestone as his biopharmaceutical company ONL Therapeutics closed $4.25…

Frankel Cardiovascular Center celebrates 10th anniversary

June 9, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LU6HMhUblTQ This week, the Samuel & Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center is celebrating its 10th anniversary! All of the faculty and staff at the CVC are part of an amazing team that provides compassionate care to patients and families, innovative science and discovery, and excellence in education. Every single person makes a difference to those they serve, whether it’s providing directions and a smile, or cutting-edge technology in advanced procedures and expert medical care. Here are some ways members of the Michigan Medicine community can help mark the facility's 10th anniversary: Check out festive anniversary balloons around the “My Heart is…

$58M grant helps U-M, community push research, health care ideas

May 31, 2017

The next big idea to help people with cancer, heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, depression or many other conditions could be bubbling up right now in a U-M research lab. Or…

With bone marrow donation, a brother’s ‘greatest gift’ saves his older sibling

May 24, 2017

Despite their age gap presenting unique challenges, a 3-year-old’s bone marrow proved to be a lifesaving resource for his…

Organization honored for its commitment to the environment

May 19, 2017

Michigan Medicine was recently honored for its commitment to sustainability and its work to protect the environment.The organization earned the Partner for Change award from Practice Greenhealth, given to the top health care organizations nationwide that are dedicated to environmental sustainability.“We are proud to lead the way in health care when it comes to protecting the environment,” said Tony Denton, senior vice president and chief operating officer of the U-M Health System. “It is quite satisfying to have our entire team recognized for the visible commitment to the environmental health of our patients, staff and community.”According to Practice Greenhealth, any…

Statewide collaboration saves patient’s life

May 17, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6j7_olvIhM&feature=youtu.be When it comes to stroke and neurovascular care at Michigan Medicine, it takes a dedicated team of experts to keep patients safe and healthy. It also takes collaboration. Just ask…

Medical School graduates look to the future

May 15, 2017

Last Friday, 174 U-M Medical School graduates filed into Hill Auditorium and left ready to enter the evolving world of health care as new physicians and…