News Archive

Scott Owens Receives Medical School's Most Prestigious Teaching Award

March 28, 2018 / Diversity Equity And Inclusion

Scott Owens, MD has been selected as the 2018 recipient of the Kaiser Permanente Award for Excellence in Pre-Clinical Teaching, joining [...]


New Gastrointestinal Pathologist Strives for Excellence and Joie De Vivre

March 26, 2018 / Faculty Spotlight

The desire to propel her research has brought Maria Westerhoff, MD to the University of Michigan


Women’s History Month - Ruth C. Wanstrom, MD

March 26, 2018 / History

Highlighting one of the first female University of Michigan Department of Pathology faculty.


World TB Day – Wanted: Leaders for a TB-Free World

March 23, 2018 / Experimental Pathology

Pathology's involvement in tuberculosis research and diagnosis


Welcome Class of 2022 Pathology Residents

March 21, 2018 / Announcement

Please welcome our new Pathology Residents! 

  • Margaret (Jiayun) Fang, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
  • Efrain Gutierrez-Lanz, Autonomous University of Baja California Mexicali School of Medicine [...]

Improving Trauma Survival Hinges on the Body's Own First Responders

March 19, 2018 / Blog

Recent discoveries about how the immune system reacts to injury — and the dire consequences
if that response spirals out of control — could help improve trauma care


Dr. Parkos Visits Capitol Hill to Advocate for Increased Research Funding

March 14, 2018 / Announcement

Dr. Charles Parkos was part of a delegation representing the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) on March 8, 2018 in Washington, D.C. to advocate for increased funding for research[...]


Michigan Pathology at USCAP 2018: Your Complete Guide to this Year's Annual Meeting

March 12, 2018 / Events

Michigan Pathology has over 30 pathologists traveling to Vancouver, BC for this year's USCAP 2018. The department is featuring numerous speakers and displaying dozens of posters at this annual meeting. Read more to find out where and when to meet up with our faculty, fellows, and residents.


Richard Miller, MD, PhD Elected Into Association of American Physicians

March 7, 2018 / Announcement

Richard Miller MD, PhD, has been elected into the Association of American Physicians (AAP). The AAP is a non-profit, professional organization founded in 1885 for “the advancement of scientific and practical medicine.” The Association is composed of members who are leading senior physician-scientists and are [...]


Expanding Diagnostic Services in Ghana Through Ride-Sharing

March 6, 2018 / Informatics

Some taxis in the northern part of the country will soon have new passengers: pathology samples en route to labs for testing


Work by Peter A. Ward, MD, featured in Nature Immunology

March 5, 2018 / Clinical Pathology

The Review Article, Innate immune responses to trauma, was released today in Nature Immunology. This work, by Markus Huber-Lang of the University Hospital of Ulm, Institute of Clinical and Experimental Trauma-Immunology in Ulm Germany, John D. Lambris of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Pathology [...]


Information Regarding the New York Times Magazine Article Featuring Dr. Forest Huls

March 2, 2018 / Announcement

On February 14, 2018, the New York Times Magazine ran a medical column about a patient in Alabama who was diagnosed with Schnitzler syndrome, thanks to the insights of Dr. Forest Huls and his former [...]


Advocating for Patients, One Story at a Time

March 2, 2018 / Patient And Families

2,080 miles. That’s the distance between the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science’s 2017 Annual Meeting site of San Diego, California, and the 2018 Annual Meeting site of Chicago, Illinois. It is also [...]


Teen Meets the Heart that Almost Killed Him

March 1, 2018 / Patient And Families

A young patient with a fatal heart condition gets the chance to see his former organ up close