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8/7/2019

Communicating medical concepts is hard enough when a physician and patient share a common language. Add a second language to the mix, and it gets much more complicated,... more

8/6/2019

When it comes to health disparities, how do academics and activism intersect? “Advancing Health Through Advocacy” is the theme of the ninth annual Sujal M. Parikh Symposium for... more

8/5/2019

The University of Michigan Medical School is set to welcome more students from China for biomedical science training thanks to a new dual-degree agreement with Central South... more

7/31/2019

With a recent gift to Global REACH, two generous donors want to make sure that medical students are thinking about their education – not worrying about expenses– when... more

7/9/2019

A Global REACH Partnership Development Grant awarded last spring has set the stage for a new pediatric ophthalmology fellowship training program in Ghana, that country’s first... more

7/7/2019

In global health research, where the study takes place matters as much as what the study is about.

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7/3/2019

An extended partnership agreement between Michigan Medicine and Taiwan’s Chang Gung Memorial Hospital promises to bring select Chang Gung faculty to Ann Arbor for extensive... more

6/4/2019

Sixteen physicians and administrators from Peking University Third Hospital recently became the first to complete a new Global REACH training program for healthcare leaders... more

6/3/2019

The first-ever EMERGE conference drew Emergency Medicine professionals from all over the globe to Michigan Medicine and set the stage for an exciting new multinational platform... more

6/3/2019

A medical student’s invention to help newborns in developing countries breathe easier is now in  trials and may soon be ready for market.

Stephen John... more
5/31/2019

The first team to be awarded a Faculty-Student Travel Grant from Global REACH launched a pair of research projects in Ethiopia to strengthen ophthalmology training and care... more

5/9/2019

The daughter of a Haitian family doctor, Jennifer Severe grew up around medicine. In addition to his work at a charity clinic, her dad frequently saw patients at an office in... more

5/7/2019

Anjan Saha leads two separate lives in medical school.

UMMS MD-PhD student Anjan Saha at this year's CUGH confernece  presenting on his work in Sri Lanka.

An... more

5/2/2019

A Joint Institute research collaboration aims to drastically shorten the diagnostic and treatment window for patients with critical sepsis infections.

Dr. Scott... more
4/2/2019

An Obstetrics and Gynecology resident set to finish her training this summer will remain in Ann Arbor to become Michigan Medicine’s first Global Women’s Health Fellow.... more

4/1/2019

A nascent effort to build a collaborative research network for emergency departments around the world is gaining traction and garnering attention as leaders prepare for a kick-... more

4/1/2019

Fourth-year medical student Greg Woods had been to Uganda many times before and had even lived there for an extended period. But being there on a clinical rotation was unlike... more

3/28/2019

NOTE: U-M School of Public Health student Clara Schriemer was the winner of a recent Reflections in Global Health Essay contest sponsored by the Consortium of Universities in... more

3/4/2019

Michigan Medicine faculty have joined forces with two other US institutions to expand anesthesiology training in Ethiopia through live-streamed lectures.

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3/1/2019

For visiting international student Akshita Gupta, a recent clinical rotation at Michigan Medicine provided everything she was looking for in an elective.

A firsthand... more

2/28/2019

A Michigan Medicine-run training program for visiting hospital administrators from abroad will launch in earnest this year with a visiting group from Peking University Health... more