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As the novel coronavirus spreads around the world and at home, a University of Michigan moratorium on travel is causing students to change or cut short their global health... more


As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) advances around the world, a growing number of researchers are using computational models to estimate this spread.

Qianying... more

In 2016, during his first global health experience in Uganda, Peter G. Delaney happened to witness a traffic accident. On a busy street near the town’s central marketplace, a... more


Two medical students spent much of January in Uganda and Rwanda for a course that found them learning alongside health career students from around the world.

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The University of Michigan was selected as the co-organizer with the World NCD Federation for a large international conference focused on noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). The... more


With an expanded call for research proposals, the Michigan Medicine-Peking University Health Science Center (PKUHSC) Joint Institute is looking to help investigators bring... more


A UMMS faculty member has been selected as the next Medical Director of Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), the prominent, nonprofit organization that uses medical science to... more


A faculty member with active partnerships and an extensive network of professional relationships in Brazil has been designated to help foster and expand University of Michigan... more


A visiting student from China earning her PhD at UMMS has garnered an award from the American Heart Association (AHA) to support her research.

Hiulun Wang and... more

More than 80 Michigan Medicine leaders, faculty and staff made a recent visit to China to celebrate and advance the medical school’s largest international partnership.... more


The University of Michigan last month welcomed a delegation from the American University of Beirut (AUB), one of the premier academic institutions in the Middle East. Six AUB... more


A small group of physicians recently became the first Michigan Medicine faculty delegation in recent memory to visit Uzbekistan, where they explored potential collaborations in... more