Medicine at Michigan Fall 2007

Fall 2007

VOL. 9


Change Agent

Virtual anatomy. Simulation. The Web, iPods, blogs, streaming video...

Faith in Power of the Pulpit

Health System staff and faculty ally with African-American church leaders...

Oveta Fuller speaks during a meeting of pastors from the Michigan Conference AMEC southern district. Recently appointed health coordinator of the southern district by the AMEC Health Commission, she shares with the group health information that they will in turn pass on to members of their congregations.

Secrets of the Cilia

Long-overlooked Organelles Hold Some Hefty Keys to Human Health

Secrets of the Cilia


Above the Huron

News and research from the Medical School

Oren Sagher consults the new MRI imagery in the operating room

Class Notes

Updates on Medical School alumni

Lawrence Chin

Determined to Make a Difference

Anand Parekh finds satisfaction in public service

From the Dean

The practice of medicine, despite dramatic changes in diagnostic and...

James O. Woolliscroft

In Print

Books and Journals Written or Edited by Medical School Faculty

In the Limelight

Faculty and student honors and accolades


Readers letters to the editor

Victor Vaughan, dean of the Medical School from 1891 to 1921.

Lifting the Burden ... Realizing the Dream

Take the Challenge!

Looking Back

Triumph and Tragedy

Roy Bishop Canfield with daughter, Barbara

Medicine at Michigan Update

A Bridge to Lung Transplantation

Robert Bartlett holding the artificial lung

Message from the Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs

We often speak of the three components of our mission as an academic...

Robert P. Kelch


Medicine as Art

Jane Lee is a first-year medical student originally from Steilacoom, Washington, and a violinist with the Life Sciences Orchestra.

The Michigan Difference

$22 Million from Retail Pioneer Launches A. Alfred Taubman Medical...

David Pinsky, Valerie Castle, Max Wicha, A. Alfred Taubman, Eva Feldman and Yehoash Raphael