Tuesday morning, nurses from the Michigan Nurses Association and the University of Michigan Professional Nurse Council protested against the University of Michigan after U.S. News and World Report released its 2018 list of the best hospitals in the country.
Editor’s Note: The Michigan Daily does not officially endorse Patrick Colbeck for governor. The Daily continues to reach out to other gubernatorial candidates for comments and interviews.
The Daily recently met with Michigan gubernatorial candidate Patrick Colbeck to discuss his platform and goals if elected. Colbeck is running against Attorney General Bill Schuette, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley and Jim Hines for the Republican candidacy. The primary election is set to take place Aug. 7.
The University of Michigan was awarded two Prevention Excellence Awards by the Campus Prevention Network in recognition of the University’s efforts in sexual assault and alcohol abuse prevention. The annual meeting was held on June 8 in New Orleans.
The Campus Prevention Network supports large college campuses across the United States in their efforts to address health and safety challenges including sexual assault and high-risk alcohol consumption.
Editor’s Note: The Michigan Daily does not officially endorse Shri Thanedar for governor. The Daily continues to reach out to other gubernatorial candidates for comments and interviews.
The Michigan Daily recently met with gubernatorial candidate Shri Thanedar to discuss his platform and goals for Michigan if elected as governor. An Indian-born entrepreneur, Thanedar is running against former state Sen. Gretchen Whitmer and University of Michigan alum Abdul El-Sayed for the Democratic candidacy. The primary election is set to take place Aug. 7.
On Tuesday night, NextGen Med presented a discussion panel on “The Role of Direct-to-Consumer Genetics in Patient Health” at Taubman Health Sciences Library. NextGen Med is a group of medical students committed to inviting local and global leaders to discuss current challenges in medicine with the University community. The discussion panel featured Robert Gentleman, vice president of computational biology at 23andMe, and David Ginsburg, professor of internal medicine and human genetics at the University.