Research

According to a recent study by Deborah Levine, an assistant professor at the University of Michigan Medical School, long-term marijuana use is associated with poor verbal memory in middle age.

Giving patients smaller doses of prescription opioid painkillers may prevent overdoses, according to a recent University study.

On Tuesday, the Center for Disease Control released a statement recommending that sexually active women who are not on birth control should refrain from drinking alcohol.

A recent study led by a researcher at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital sheds light on the impact of obesity on young boys.

Vice President Research: S. Jack Hu

After serving as interim in the role for almost two years, Jack Hu, the University’s current vice president for research, was approved for a three-year appointment, effective Jan. 1, 2016 through Dec. 31, 2018, in December.

Dr. David Fisher professor of earth and environmental sciences and the director of the Museum of Paleontology speaks about the wooly mammoth that was recently found near Chelsea Michigan at Connor O'neills Irish Pub and Restaurant on Wednesday.

The remains of a mammoth were found in Chelsea, Mich. last September.

Researchers from the University have received a $1.4 million grant from the Department of Energy to help develop data on power system optimization in energy grids.