RSVP for Sept. 24 Reimagining Healthcare Symposium
The medical students of the Medical Education Consulting Group (Med ECG) and Next Gen Med invite all students in the U-M health professions schools to attend the Reimagining Healthcare Symposium, Sept. 24, 5:30-7:00 pm, Ford Auditorium. RSVP is required and food will be provided. Med ECG is a pro-bono medical student consulting group working with non-profit health care organizations in the Ann Arbor and Southeast Michigan communities. NextGen Med is a group of medical students committed to bringing in local as well as global leaders to community to discuss current challenges in medicine.
Sept. 29 Sujal Symposium for Health & Social Justice:
U-M students announce this year’s Sujal Parikh Memorial Symposium will focus on global interdisciplinary collaborations to improve health and health care. In addition to a keynote by UCLA Vice Provost Timothy Brewer, there will be panels, a poster session showcasing students’ work, and more. The event is free and open to students and faculty from U-M and other institutions and organizations. Posters are invited from students and organizations that work with health disparities at home or abroad. Submit by Sept. 14.
Abstracts due Oct. 14 for U-M Diversity in Medicine Conference (Feb. 2019)
Abstracts are due Oct. 14 for the inaugural Diversity in Medicine Conference; call open to students, residents, faculty, or staff who have worked on research or programs on increasing diversity among health care professionals. Details.
Coming Soon: IPE in Action (Student Curricular Event)
WHO: More than 1,200 students/faculty from 10 U-M health sciences schools (Ann Arbor, Flint, Dearborn).
WHAT: Learning about the roles of different professions by working through a case scenario in an interprofessional team.
HOW: More information coming soon for participants…. In the meantime, contact IPEcenter@umich.edu with any questions.
See the Interprofessional Student Organizations page for click-throughs to their websites for event info.