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Questions and Answers - David Goldberg, Millie Samaniego, Carly Fritsch Video

Questions and Answers - David Goldberg, Millie Samaniego, Carly Fritsch

Q&A: Diagnosis and Management of CKD After Liver Transplantation – Milagros Samaniego-Picota, M.D. Accessing Local Mental Health Services for Patients with Substance Use Disorders – Carly Fritsch, L.M.S.W.

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Featured Documents

2017 U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center Outcomes Report Document

2017 U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center Outcomes Report

The 2017 Frankel Cardiovascular Center Activity and Outcomes report chronicles recent research advances and tracks our clinical performance.

Upcoming Events

State of the Art Management of Lung Cancer Symposium Event

State of the Art: Management of Lung Cancer Symposium

This course is designed to be of interest to oncologists, pulmonologists, and other health care professionals involved in caring for patients with lung cancer. Participants will be able to implement targeted therapy in the management of patients with lung cancer. Appropriately select patients for targeted therapy, while considering the possible side-effects and duration of therapy.review the role of immune therapy drugs. Apply novel radiation techniques for the management of patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Integrate palliative care in the management of patients with advanced lung cancer.

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CME Courses

Breast Density Notification Event

Breast Density Notification

This section includes access to 6 education modules about breast cancer screening, breast density, and related implications for your practice. Each module is less than 12 minutes and can be viewed independently at times that are convenient to you.

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Michigan Medicine Research

Advice for First-Year Medical Students: 5 Takeaways from Michigan M2s

Friday, December 15, 2017 12:00 PM

How do you survive your first year of medical school? Having the right strategies and mindset can help. Here, second-year students offer tips for those just starting out.

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Michigan Medicine leads the way in delivering cutting-edge research and premier patient care. Our adult hospital is ranked number six in the country by U.S. News and World Report. Fifteen specialties are nationally ranked with eight in the top 10. University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s hospital is nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties by U.S. News and World Report Best Children’s Hospital honors.

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Questions and Answers - David Goldberg, Millie Samaniego, Carly Fritsch Video

Questions and Answers - David Goldberg, Millie Samaniego, Carly Fritsch

Q&A: Diagnosis and Management of CKD After Liver Transplantation – Milagros Samaniego-Picota, M.D. Accessing Local Mental Health Services for Patients with Substance Use Disorders – Carly Fritsch, L.M.S.W.

Accessing Local Mental Health Services For Patients With Substance Use Disorders Video

Accessing Local Mental Health Services For Patients With Substance Use Disorders

Carly Fritsch, M.S.W., discusses how to refer patients with substance use disorders to local mental health providers. When to refer to the ER vs. an outpatient appointment.

Diagnosis and Management of CKD After Liver Transplant Video

Diagnosis and Management of CKD After Liver Transplant

Milie Samaniego, M.D., discusses how to diagnose and treat chronic kidney disease after liver transplantation.

Case Presentations UMI – 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017 Video

Case Presentations UMI – 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017

Case Presentations: UMI - 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017.

Upcoming Events |View More

State of the Art Management of Lung Cancer Symposium Event

State of the Art: Management of Lung Cancer Symposium

This course is designed to be of interest to oncologists, pulmonologists, and other health care professionals involved in caring for patients with lung cancer. Participants will be able to implement targeted therapy in the management of patients with lung cancer. Appropriately select patients for targeted therapy, while considering the possible side-effects and duration of therapy.review the role of immune therapy drugs. Apply novel radiation techniques for the management of patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Integrate palliative care in the management of patients with advanced lung cancer.

Michigan Cardiovascular Innovation and Translation (M-CRIT) Workshop Event

Michigan Cardiovascular Innovation and Translation (M-CRIT) Workshop

The University of Michigan is offering a hands-on workshop on novel technologies for translational cardiovascular research specifically geared towards the medical device industry and academia.

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CME COURSES |View More

breast density notification COURSE

Breast Density Notification

This section includes access to 6 education modules about breast cancer screening, breast density, and related implications for your practice. Each module is less than 12 minutes and can be viewed independently at times that are convenient to you.

atrial fibrilation Course

Atrial Fibrillation: Management of Acute Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter

Self Study CME: This guideline for clinical care is endorsed by the University of Michigan Health System and updated periodically.

Secondary Prevention of Ischemic Heart Disease and Stroke in Adults Event

Secondary Prevention of Ischemic Heart Disease and Stroke in Adults

Participants in this CME activity will understand and be able to implement evidence-based cost-effective clinical strategies for the diagnosis and treatment of ischemic heart disease and stroke in adults.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Event

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology

The University of Michigan Department of Anesthesiology offers a simulation course for ABA Diplomats seeking MOCA recertification.

Featured Documents

2017 U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center Outcomes Report Document

2017 U-M Frankel Cardiovascular Center Outcomes Report

The 2017 Frankel Cardiovascular Center Activity and Outcomes report chronicles recent research advances and tracks our clinical performance.

Case study: Successful treatment of an infant with interstitial lung disease News

Case study: Successful treatment of an infant with interstitial lung disease

A 4-month-old female infant was admitted to the hospital for treatment of cellulitis. She also had a history of a positive newborn screen for hypothyroidism, for which she received treatment with thyroid hormone. Initial physical examination ...

2016 Cardiovascular Activity and Outcomes Report Document

2016 Cardiovascular Activity and Outcomes Report

With great pride we welcome you to the 2016 University of Michigan Samuel and Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center (CVC) Activity and Outcomes Report.

Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Document

Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Approximately half of patients with heart failure have a preserved left ventricular ejection fraction.

Michigan Medicine Research

Advice for First-Year Medical Students: 5 Takeaways from Michigan M2s

Friday, December 15, 2017 12:00 PM

How do you survive your first year of medical school? Having the right strategies and mindset can help. Here, second-year students offer tips for those just starting out.

After Searching 12 Years for Bipolar Disorder’s Cause, a Team Concludes It Has Many

Friday, December 15, 2017 6:00 AM

A long-term study in more than 1,100 people yields a new seven-factor framework that could help patients, clinicians and researchers.

How Defeating THOR Could Bring a Hammer Down on Cancer

Thursday, December 14, 2017 11:00 AM

Researchers have identified and characterized a new type of RNA protein called THOR that plays a role in cancer development — and could serve as a target for drug development.

Women in Medicine Say #MeToo, Report ‘Appalling’ Experiences

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:00 PM

After defining the scope of sexual harassment in medicine, a physician says sharing stories and a national reckoning offer hope for progress.