January 26, 2016

University of Michigan launches first-in-the-world degree programs in Health Infrastructures and Learning Systems

The University of Michigan announces two new advanced degrees in Health Infrastructures and Learning Systems (HILS). Led by the Department of Learning Health Sciences in the medical school, the HILS MS and PhD programs aim to develop researchers and practitioners who can conceptualize and deliver innovative solutions, enabled by information technology, for behavior change and continuous improvement of health of individuals and populations. 

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August 18, 2015

Full daVinci Si system for training in robotic surgery

The CSC now has a complete da Vinci Si robotic surgical system on loan from Intuitive Surgical for educational use. This makes University Michigan one of a very small group of academic health centers in the nation to have a dedicated surgical robot for resident, faculty, nurse and operating room (OR) staff training. This will dramatically advance surgical training within the medical school and hospital, allowing for safety and team training among Mott and UH OR teams.

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