Medicine at Michigan Spring 2008

Spring 2008

VOL. 10


Genius in His Hands

From 1960 until his retirement in 1989, James "Jimmy" Crudup ran...

Genius in His Hands

Imprisoned by Pain

It’s the body’s warning signal, but when pain won’t stop, all of life can...

Imprisoned by Pain

The First 21 Days

Risk and mystery surround the embryo's earliest development...

A human egg surrounded by sperm (color-enhanced)



From the Dean

It is that unique, exciting time of year when we prepare for the incoming...

Dean Woolliscroft presents Lisa Whitehead (M.D. 2007) with a scholarship certificate at the Dean’s Merit Scholar Reception last May.

In Print

Faculty Books & Journals

Inside Scope

Michigan Medicine Health System-Wide

Vortices, indicated by arrows, drive heart arrhythmias.


Medicine at Michigan 40 limelight honors & awards ing and treatment...

Robert M. Merion

Lives Lived

Alumni, Faculty and Friends of U-M Medical School

Looking Back

Quiet Pioneer

Crosby the scientist


Staying the Course

Fausta Ditah

On Call

Carmen R. Green, M.D.

Carmen R. Green


Alumni News & Notes

Eric B. Schoomaker

The Michigan Difference

Alperns Launch Stem Cell Fund

Bob and Marge Alpern