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12/5/2018

A 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner has long-term collaborations with U-M faculty who are involved in his work treating and advocating for the victims of sexual violence in his... more

12/5/2018

While advances in genetics have revolutionized things like cancer treatment, the impact has not been universal across all areas of medicine.

The project research... more
12/5/2018

A group of eight students from the U-M Nursing, Medical, Social Work and Pharmacy schools traveled this summer to Uganda as part of a project that combines interdisciplinary... more

11/2/2018

Advanced genetic tests such as whole exome sequencing are expensive and out of reach for most patients and providers in low- to middle-income countries.

Dr.... more
11/2/2018

With a growing number of scholarly exchanges, planned training programs and a new formal agreement, collaborations between the Pediatrics departments at Michigan Medicine and... more

10/30/2018

Topically and geographically, this year’s student-led Sujal Symposium was bigger than ever.

This year's Sujal Symposium draw poster entries from U-M, Michigan... more
10/30/2018

Nearly 100 of China’s top physician researchers recently visited Ann Arbor for a meeting highlighting collaborations between Michigan Medicine and Peking University Health... more

10/5/2018

A few months into their yearlong research projects in Ghana, UMMS Psychiatry Fellows Heidi Burns and Nakita Natala are feeling right at home and moving forward with their... more

10/5/2018

A medical student recently traveled to a remote island nation in the South Pacific for a research project and clinical observation.

Student Juan Caceres uses a... more
10/3/2018

A partnership between Michigan Medicine and Taiwan’s large Chang Gung Memorial Hospital is advancing following a recent a delegation visit to Ann Arbor and an agreement to... more

10/2/2018

Ten new research projects have been selected for the most recent round of funding through the University of Michigan Health System’s Joint Institute partnership with Peking... more

8/29/2018

Dozens of UMMS-educated Chinese medical researchers returned to Ann Arbor recently for a first-of-its-kind Michigan China Biomedical Forum.

Charles B. de... more
8/29/2018

Health inequity is too big a problem for individual disciplines – let alone individuals – to tackle alone. Meaningful progress requires teams of providers, policy makers,... more

8/26/2018

A pair of fourth-year medical students spent much of July in Brazil learning alongside students from all over the world.

UMMS M4 Mariam Abdulghani (right... more
8/24/2018

A Chinese physician is spending a full year at Michigan Medicine to learn nuclear cardiology techniques.

Dr. Fangfang Wang (center), a Peking University... 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

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