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U-M Tackles #MedToo with Large-Scale Study on Sexual Harassment

In response to the #Medtoo movement, a team of researchers at Michigan Medicine surveyed the medical population working at Michigan to discover how prevalent sexual harassment is in the medical community. November 7, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Society #Career #SexualAssault #healthcare #NicoleFawcett ​​​​​​​​​


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Poll Reveals Risky Antibiotic Use by Older Adults, and Opportunities to Improve Prescribing

Michigan Medicine Professor Preeti Malani discusses alarming research that despite the risks, many older Americans are taking leftover antibiotics and do not understand that antibiotics do not treat colds or the flu. November 4, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Kara-Gavin #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​


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Federal Program That Punishes Hospitals May Not Improve Patient Outcomes

School of Public Health Professor Andrew Ryan discusses recent research that a policy designed to decrease hospital-acquired health conditions such as thrombosis or infection after surgery by fining hospitals for such incidents may not be working. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Policy ​​​​​​​​ #AndrewRyan ​


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Living through Katrina associated with higher death rate among breast cancer patients

Nursing Assistant Professor, Sue Anne Bell, conducted studies highlighting the impact of natural disasters on cancer patients, finding that these patients had a higher mortality rate. October 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Cancer #LauraBailey #SueAnneBell ​​​​​​​​​​


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Why It's Important to be an Active Support Coach

Michigan Medicine experts G.Michael Deeb and Kathryn Bennett shed light on the vital role an active support coach has on the postoperative recovery of patients. October 22, 2019. ​ #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #GMichaelDeeb #KathrynBennett #JordynImhoff ​​​​​​​​​​


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Too many older adults readmitted to hospitals with same infections they took home

Geoffrey Hoffman et al., Assistant Professor of Nursing, found that older adults admitted to the hospital due to infection are more likely to be readmitted for the same infection. October 23, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #GeriatricMedicine #GeoffreyHoffman ​​​​​​​​​​


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5 Tips for a Healthier Holiday Party

Michigan Medicine shares some tips on how to eat healthy during the holiday season. December 6, 2016. ...


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Dean's Leading by Example Lecture Series

Join Michelle Fritsch, a clinical pharmacist with a passion for healthy aging and education, in her lecture about combining your passion with gaps in healthcare. #60+mins #Pharmacy #Lecture #CollegeofPharmacy #HealthandWellness #healthcare #MichelleFritsch ​​​​​​​

 11-25-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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Region V Findings: The Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey

School of Public Health offers this online course for health professionals interested in learning about the worker and training needs of folks in healthcare in Region V states. October 15, 2019. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness #Workplace #healthcare ​​​​​​​


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Project ECHO

School of Public Health offers this online course for health professionals interested in connecting local primary care to specialty providers through technology. October 15, 2019. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness ​​​​​ #healthcare ​