Forum

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Marschall Runge
Fall 2020

Dean Runge on the importance of employee appreciation

Andrew Rosenberg, M.D. (seated) reviews the telemetry monitor in the RICU with anesthesiology residents Amanda Westman, D.O., and Syed Mahmood, M.D.
Summer 2020

A letter from the editors on the COVID-19 special issue

Marschall Runge
Summer 2020

Dean Runge’s take on the Michigan Medicine response to COVID-19

News & Research

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mouse on counter
Fall 2020

by Katie Whitney

U-M researchers are genetically engineering a mouse that could have massive implications for our understanding of COVID-19.

USA and Britton flag
Fall 2020

By Kara Gavin

A new study shows the difference in health between rich and poor is much larger in the U.S.

Faculty

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Illustration of trophy with block M
Fall 2020

Faculty milestones and accolades

Rockefeller Oteng
Fall 2020

By Katie Whitney

Now he’s changing emergency medicine in Africa.

Illustration of a certificate
Fall 2020

Professorships recently inaugurated

History

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Old Main hospital in 1924
Fall 2020

By Joel Howell

The 1918 flu and WWI wreaked havoc on U-M construction plans.

Winter 2020

BY JAMES TOBIN

150 years ago, U-M made history when it converted a professor’s house

Sarah Gertrude Banks
Summer 2019

BY KATIE VLOET

Sarah Gertrude Banks, champion of women’s suffrage and health care

Alumni

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Class Notes
Fall 2020

The latest updates from our alumni

Reda Jaber
Fall 2020

By Katie Whitney

An alumnus translates medicine for investors.

Joseph Stern
Fall 2020

By Katie Whitney

For a neurosurgeon, the hard part is dealing with the emotional fallout.

Lives Lived

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Colin Campbell, M.D.
Fall 2020

Colin Campbell, M.D., former associate dean of the U-M Medical School, died December 1, 2019, at age 92.

James Collins, M.D.
Fall 2020

James Collins (M.D. 1953, Residency 1958), a longtime pediatrician in Detroit, died February 16, 2020, at the age of 94.

Fall 2020

Remembering our faculty, alumni, and friends

Development News

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Regent Ron Weiser and Eileen Weiser
Summer 2020

BY TIFFANI LANGFORD

The institute will pursue diabetes research and life-changing therapies

Liz and Eric Lefkofsky
Summer 2020

BY KRISTY DEMAS

Encouraging high-risk, high-impact projects

Michigan Medicine workers accepting donations
Summer 2020

BY MARGARETANN CROSS

Generous donations support COVID-19 philanthropy

Gray Matters

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COVID illustration
Fall 2020

Experts weigh in on the latest research at Michigan Medicine.

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

Moments

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Victoria Koski-Karell
Fall 2020

By Katie Whitney; Photograph by Leisa Thompson

A medical student explores anthropology and emergency medicine.

Winter 2020

BY KATIE VLOET
PHOTOGRAPH BY LEISA THOMPSON

Air Force pilot to M1

SISTERS MARIAM AND MARWA AYYASH
Summer 2019

BY LAUREN CRAWFORD

Establishing the Arab American Health Initiative

Web Exclusives

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Jim Wigginton sky jumping
August 2020

Jim Wigginton has always said he would go to great heights to remember his beloved wife, Nancy, and to spread the word about thyroid cancer and quality of life for cancer patients.

Eva L. Feldman, M.D., Alene Lipshaw, and Stephanie Eid, Ph.D.
August 2020

By Matt Trevor

For most people, a power outage or a broken bottle would be minor inconveniences. For Alene (Franklin) Lipshaw, they were nearly catastrophic.

Soldier talking to doctor therapist
February 2020

By Katie Whitney

Imagine this scenario: A 70-year-old Vietnam combat veteran is diagnosed with prostate cancer. Apprehensive about seeking VA care and benefits because he wasn’t fond of his time in service and feels there are more deserving veterans out there, he ...