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James E. Rogers Doesn’t Think You Should Eat These Two Things

And maybe more than two. Rogers (Ph.D. 1993), director of food safety research and testing at Consumer Reports, has some well-informed thoughts about romaine, bagged salads, and boxed meals.

Combatting the Opioid Crisis with Research and Education

U-M has launched a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) designed to help non-prescribing health care providers understand the opioid crisis. The self-paced MOOC includes five modules: Epidemiology of the Opioid Crisis; Understanding of Pain and Drug Targ

Depression & Stress: Risks, Treatments, and Burnout

New U-M research published in Nature Human Behaviour shows some potential for using genetic information to predict an individual’s risk of developing depression when under intense stress.

Forum

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Andrew Rosenberg, M.D. (seated) reviews the telemetry monitor in the RICU with anesthesiology residents Amanda Westman, D.O., and Syed Mahmood, M.D.
Summer 2020

A letter from the editors on the COVID-19 special issue

Marschall Runge
Summer 2020

Dean Runge’s take on the Michigan Medicine response to COVID-19

Marschall Runge
Winter 2020

Dean Runge’s take on the “hospital of the future”

News & Research

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Kristin Johnson collecting donations for the COVID-19 effort at the North Campus Research Complex
Summer 2020

The community responds with overwhelming generosity

Fawn & Denver with a sign supporting the Frontline Super Heroes
Summer 2020

Social media in support of health care workers

Illustration of lungs bordered by currency
Summer 2020

BY KELLY MALCOM

Many face serious financial effects — even homelessness — in recovery

Faculty

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Carol Bradford
Winter 2020

170 years of empowering people to be leaders in health care

Winter 2020

The American Association for the Advancement of Science honors U-M faculty

Winter 2020

Promising research on blood flow during surgery

History

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Winter 2020

BY JAMES TOBIN

150 years ago, U-M made history when it converted a professor’s house

Sarah Gertrude Banks
Summer 2019

BY KATIE VLOET

Sarah Gertrude Banks, champion of women’s suffrage and health care

Professor James Gerrit Van Zwaluwenburg
Winter 2019

BY JAMES TOBIN

An early adopter of radiology at U-M

Alumni

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Christopher Jones (M.D. 2008) and Emily Damuth (M.D. 2008)
Summer 2020

BY KATIE WHITNEY

An alumna details tender moments with COVID-19 patients in New Jersey

Winter 2020

BY KATIE VLOET

A cardiologist and surgeon helps children in Peru

Margo Cohen
Winter 2020

BY AMY SPOONER

A physician chronicles a “lack of humanity” during her husband’s cancer journey

Lives Lived

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Lena Chen, M.D.
Winter 2020

Remembering a passionate health policy advocate

Robert Hayashi, M.D.
Winter 2020

Remembering a distinguished maternal fetal medicine expert

Bertram Schnitzer, M.D.
Winter 2020

Remembering a beloved pathologist and leader

Development News

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Regent Ron Weiser and Eileen Weiser
Summer 2020

BY TIFFANI LANGFORD

The institute will pursue diabetes research and life-changing therapies

Liz and Eric Lefkofsky
Summer 2020

BY KRISTY DEMAS

Encouraging high-risk, high-impact projects

Michigan Medicine workers accepting donations
Summer 2020

BY MARGARETANN CROSS

Generous donations support COVID-19 philanthropy

Gray Matters

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Coronavirus model
Summer 2020

BY JANICE FIRN, RESHMA JAGSI, ANDREW SHUMAN, KAYTE SPECTOR-BAGDADY, AND CHRISTIAN VERCLER*

From patient-centered to community-centered decision making

Winter 2020

BY SARAH J. CLARK, MPH

Data show which policies parents support

Summer 2019

BY ANNA KRATZ, PH.D.

Evaluating chronic pain acceptance amid the opioid epidemic

Moments

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Winter 2020

BY KATIE VLOET
PHOTOGRAPH BY LEISA THOMPSON

Air Force pilot to M1

SISTERS MARIAM AND MARWA AYYASH
Summer 2019

BY LAUREN CRAWFORD

Establishing the Arab American Health Initiative

Jasmine Harris 
Winter 2019

BY LAUREN CRAWFORD; PHOTOGRAPHY BY SOPHIE MASSON

Taking advantage of gap years to better serve patients