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6/14/2018

Sometimes it’s the side-trip that turns out to be the real journey.

Professor Cheong-Hee Chang listens to MUST Vice Chancellor Celestino Obua speak during a... more
6/12/2018

A UMMS researcher is working with the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop and evaluate a healthcare provider and student training curriculum on intimate partner violence... more

6/7/2018
Short-term exposure to high levels of air pollution can cause elevated blood pressure even in healthy adults, according to a newly published paper by Joint Institute researchers... more
5/15/2018

A new dual degree initiative between the Bioinformatics departments at the University of Michigan Medical School and Peking University Health Science Center (PUHSC) is set to... more

5/15/2018

Two UMMS child psychiatry fellows are bound for Ghana this summer to launch yearlong research projects aimed at bolstering mental health care infrastructure there.... more

5/14/2018

A new medical school course set to launch this fall aims to help students explore an emerging field in global health: surgery.

UMMS’ new Global Surgery course... more

5/13/2018

One UMMS resident’s recent rotation in China included clinical work plus a little something extra that could help shape how visitors to UMMS are received.

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4/16/2018

About half way through a year-long research project in Ghana, April Bell was ready to throw in the towel. Little was going right. Her apartment had flooded, she’d already had... more

4/15/2018

A new U-M partnership with Uganda’s Mbarara University of Science and Technology is rapidly expanding across multiple health science disciplines.

UMMS researcher... more
4/13/2018

An Emergency Medicine program has produced its first fellowship graduates in Ghana, a major milestone in a 10-year U-M partnership to build emergency medical care capacity... more

3/13/2018

Looking to establish a new collaboration with colleagues abroad? Global REACH is now accepting proposals for the latest round of Partnership Development Grants, $10,000 awards... more

3/13/2018

Five years after its launch, Ethiopia’s first kidney transplant center is on pace to become self-sustaining by the year’s end, with the U-M doctors who established it handing... more

3/11/2018

A new survey for cataract surgery patients in India is set for implementation after being developed and tested with the help of Michigan Medicine students and faculty.

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2/13/2018

Each winter, the University of São Paulo Medical School invites medical students from around the world to learn and network for two weeks at Brazil’s preeminent medical and... more

2/8/2018

A Kellogg Eye Center-led study of major eye hospitals around the world reveals vastly different approaches to publicly reported outcomes of eye care, a finding with... more

2/8/2018

Michigan Medicine Pathology faculty are behind the wheel of a new project to expand laboratory testing capacity in Ghana in a novel way: through ride-sharing.

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1/11/2018

A Global REACH-funded grant is helping to bring UMMS-developed big data technology to researchers China.

Associate Professor of Bioinformatics Oliver He and his... more
1/10/2018

Years in the making, a Michigan Medicine-led effort to bolster much-needed Gastroenterology training in Ethiopia is beginning to pay off.

Professor of... more