pandemic

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

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

Michigan Medicine workers accepting donations
Summer 2020

BY MARGARETANN CROSS

Generous donations support COVID-19 philanthropy

Protest self-portraits by Michigan Medicine faculty, staff, and learners who participated in the Black Medical Association’s virtual protest.
Summer 2020

By Katie Whitney

Michigan Medicine responds to the growing antiracism movement

Fellow nurses and other health care providers celebrate their colleague Michelle Davis’s discharge from the hospital after being treated for COVID-19.
Summer 2020

BY KATIE VLOET; PHOTOGRAPHY BY STEVEN UPTON

Surviving COVID-19, Facing a Long Recovery

Lisa Brinker, BSN, RN, communicates with physicians from inside a patient’s room by writing on the window. The marker system lowers infection risk by limiting the number of workers who need to enter the room.
Summer 2020

BY KATIE WHITNEY; PHOTOGRAPHY BY STEVEN UPTON

Poignant photos from the front line

Summer 2020

BY KATIE WHITNEY AND KATIE VLOET

What it was like on the front lines at Michigan Medicine

Steven L. Kunkel
Summer 2020

Steven Kunkel, Ph.D., discusses COVID-19 research at Michigan Medicine

Michele and Bobby Johnson with their son Jack.
Summer 2020

BY KATIE WHITNEY

An extraordinary birth story at the height of the COVID-19 surge