Jack Hu was approved as vice president for research starting Jan. 1, 2016.

In order to strengthen the culture of research safety on campus, the University of Michigan Office of Research and the Department of Environment, Health & Safety announced a new laboratory safety campaign on Wednesday called Research Smart.


On Monday, the University of Michigan announced a $5 million donation from the Prechter family to advance bipolar disorder research at the University hospital and to support ongoing longitudinal studies of the illness.

The University of Michigan Exercise and Sport Science Initiative recently awarded $800,000 in grants to four University research teams studying the effects that physical activity has on various aspects of health.

Washtenaw Technical Middle College student Devin Wadley handles the therapy dog Legend as students pet him in the Shapiro Library on Tuesday.

Legend, a 7-year-old collie, makes his way into C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital for his afternoon shift. By his side are his owner and Jared Wadley, the senior public relations representative at Michigan News.


Building on the strength and international recognition of the University's Mcity, the entirety of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center has officially been renamed Mcity.

A group of undergraduates developed this prototype that measures a patient's pre-treatment hemostasis.

The engineering and medical fields came together when five University of Michigan undergraduates teamed up to contribute to modern medicine with a device that can give the same data as a $30,000 machine in one-fifth of the time.

University of Michigan researcher Ayyalusamy Ramamoorthy, a professor of chemistry and biophysics, made a breakthrough in his research on age-related diseases, and he and his team have received a grant from National Institutes of Health to conduct further studies. 

CNN medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta moderated Pandemic! Contagious Crises from AIDS to Zika, an all-day conference on Friday.

Top health professionals with different backgrounds and areas of expertise, including University of Michigan alumni, delivered lectures and participated in a panel Friday afternoon regarding infectious diseases and moderated by Dr.