Gray Matters

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Fall 2020

Experts weigh in on the latest research at Michigan Medicine.

Past Issues

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

Changing the Way We Talk About Cancer
Winter 2019

BY MICHELLE RIBA, M.D.

How militaristic language can hurt instead of heal

Fall 2018

BY ANNA LOK, M.D.

One researcher’s take on hepatitis C and the opioid crisis

Sexual Harassment in Medicine: #MeToo
Spring 2018

BY RESHMA JAGSI, M.D., D.PHIL.

One faculty’s response to the #MeToo movement

Two brothers, two opioid ODs at the same time
Fall 2017

BY BRITTANY ERVIN (M.D. CANDIDATE 2020)

Two brothers, two simultaneous opioid ODs

A mindful moment in a doctor's day
Summer 2017

BY VINEET CHOPRA, M.D., M.SC.; AND SANJAY SAINT, M.D., M.P.H.

A mindful moment in a doctor's day

Winter 2017

BY RAYMOND DE VRIES, PH.D.

Public trust and the future of precision medicine

Learning from Medicine’s Complex Past
Fall 2016

By Alexandra Minna Stern, Ph.D.

Reflecting on early 20th century eugenic sterilization practices in California

Choosing a Path
Spring 2016

By Steven Katz, MPH, M.D.

Precision communication for treatment of cancer: from patients to population and back

A Calculation of Risk
Fall-Winter 2015

By Brian J. Zikmund-Fisher

The ethics of decision-making in medicine