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Lantz Calls for Nonbiased Data to Evaluate Deaths from Restricting Abortions

U-M Ford School of Public Policy Professor and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Paula Lantz urges policymakers to reach a consensus on the best methods for producing non-biased, valid estimates of the death tolls from restrictive abortion policies. June 25, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #webarticle #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #Research #Policy #abortion


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How a Pilot Project in Kenya Helps Refugees Go To University

Michigan professor Michelle Bellino creates a subsidized tuition model for refugees to be educated in Kenya, offering opportunities and benefiting entire communities. June 26, 2019. # #webarticle #TheConversation #Society #Refugees #HigherEducation #Research #Africa


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Coping with PTSD During Fireworks Season

U-M Psychiatry Clinical Assistant Professor & Psychological Clinic Director Todd Favorite discusses the 4th of July holiday fireworks and its triggering effect on those with PTSD from gun violence or military interaction, prompting traumatic memories. June 26, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #webarticle #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #Military #MentalHealth #Psychology #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​


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Michigan Ross HR Expert Dave Ulrich Shares His Best Insights Into The Future of Talent

Michigan Ross HR Expert Dave Ulrich discusses how the field of human resources is evolving in the changing business landscape, touching on digital disruption, the future of talent, and the challenges of the gig economy. June 26, 2019. # #Business #webarticle #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #Business #Society #HumanResources #Technology #Economics #Talent ​​


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Becoming the Representation She Wishes She’d Seen

Michigan Engineering interviews Ciara Sivels, the first African American woman to earn a Ph.D. from the U-M nuclear engineering and radiological sciences program. Sivels discusses the milestone and its implications for future African American women in STEM. June 18, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Career #Science #RaceandEthnicity #NuclearEngineeringandRadiologicalSciences #HigherEducation


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Cancer is Smarter Than You Think: Q&A with Geeta Mehta

Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Geeta Mehta conducts research in decoding the sophisticated inner workings of cancer in order to better treat cancer patients. June 18, 2019. # #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #Cancer #MaterialsScience #ChemicalEngineering


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When Skilled Teachers Mentor Interns, They Both Improve, Reveals Study by Matthew Ronfeldt

School of Education Professor Matthew Ronfeldt conducts research comparing the benefits and detriments of current teachers mentoring intern teachers, finding benefits for both. June 18, 2019. # #Education #webarticle #SchoolofEducation #Society #Career #Community


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Study Suggests a Medicare Program Aimed at Lowering Costs and Improving Care May Not Be Working As Well As Thought

School of Public Health Professor Andy Ryan discusses Medicare's lowering costs are due to high-cost physicians and patients dropping out of the program, suggesting the federal government continue to "bend the cost curve" through involuntary reforms. June 18, 2019. #15-30min #PublicHealth #webarticle #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #PublicHealth #Medicare/Medicaid #Medicine ​​


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Advancing AI for Video: Startup Launches Powerful Video Processing Platform

University of Michigan startup Voxel51 releases a software platform designed to make it easier, faster and more affordable to access the untapped potential of video data. June 18, 2019. # #webarticle #MichiganNews #Technology #ArtificialIntelligence #FilmandVideoStudies #Entrepreneurship


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Gender Goals Could Ensure Diversity on Corporate Boards

Michigan Ross Business Administration and Business Law Professor Cindy Schipani discusses the range of issues & gender biases that keep women from rising to board positions, providing insight on the benefits of women's appearances in top positions. June 11, 2019. #5-15mins #Business #webarticle #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #Workplace #GenderIssues #Career #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion ​​