BY JAMES TOBIN
150 years ago, U-M made history when it converted a professor’s house
BY LAURA HIRSHBEIN, M.D., PH.D.; AND JOEL HOWELL, M.D., PH.D.
On cigarettes, once ubiquitous in hospitals
BY LARA ZIELIN
Frederick Novy and the birth of the physician-scientist
Alumna Mary Hancock McLean, pioneering female surgeon
BY KATIE VLOET
Dean Vaughan and the 1918 influenza pandemic
An early adopter of radiology at U-M
Sarah Gertrude Banks, champion of women’s suffrage and health care
By Dea Boster
An early philanthropic gift helped transform research
By James Tobin
A university rivalry and the roots of college football
The scrapbooks of Frederick A. Coller, M.D.
By Lauren Crawford; Photo by Austin Thomason
A 19th century medical sham
Dr. Howard Markel’s new book about the Kellogg brothers
By Joel Howell, M.D., Ph.D.
How U-M influenced contemporary medical education