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7/23/2018

Kellogg Eye Center and Michigan Medicine recently welcomed eye hospital leaders from around the globe as the World Association of Eye Hospitals (WAEH) brought its annual... more

7/23/2018

A new program to help faculty apply their research in an international setting has graduated its first cohort and stands ready to welcome more participants. The Global Health... more

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.

UMMS... more
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

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

3/13/2018

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

3/11/2018

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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