Media Coverage

Jun 20, 2017 Research by Olga Yakusheva highlighted in New York Times: Olga Yakusheva, faculty at UMSN, recently published her research on one peer effect of health: patients in hospitals who room with healthier patients require less care and are discharged sooner.
May 26, 2017 Depression Often a Precursor to Falls in Elderly People: Geoffrey Hoffman's research on the connection between medication and falls continues to receive media coverage.
May 26, 2017 Ebola outbreak: Dr. Abbott shares expertise gained from serving on a national review panel after a patient died in the U.S.
May 25, 2017 Congo Ebola outbreak: Health care providers should review response plans: UMSN's Dr. Patti Abbott is a featured as a U-M expert
May 15, 2017 Guidelines Issued on Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Nurses: Dr. Strobbe's work to reform treatment guidelines for nurses with substance abuse disorders continues to get attention in nursing circles.
May 09, 2017 Treating nurses with substance abuse disorders: Dr. Strobbe's position statement was shared on many health-related websites.
May 04, 2017 New health care bill: U-M experts can discuss: UMSN's Dr. Sue Anne Bell was part of a U-M Experts Advisory
May 04, 2017 Experts on how adolescents and environment can play role in violent crime: Dr. Stoddard explains how exposure to positive orientation can help youths at risk for violence behavior.
May 04, 2017 Youth violence seen as public health issue: UMSN's Dr. Sarah Stoddard explains why youth violence impacts entire communities, not just the people who are directly affected by an incident.
May 03, 2017 Nurse of the Week : A UMSN student and liver transplant patient was featured by Daily Nurse
May 03, 2017 Nursing Research: UMSN's Dr. Janean Holden authored a blog for Research America in recognition of Nurses Week.
May 01, 2017 Position Statement on Substance Use among Nurses and Nursing Students: UMSN's Dr. Stephen Strobbe advocates for a focus on treatment over punishment.
May 01, 2017 Adjusting psychiatric meds may reduce fall risk in older adults: Findings from UMSN's Dr. Geoff Hoffman were first covered by Michigan News
May 01, 2017 Depression, falls and older adults: Hoffman's found the relationship between medication and falls warrants improved monitoring
Apr 25, 2017 For many women, body image and sex life may suffer after episiotomy: Research from UMSN midwives show surprising finds about tears during childbirth.
Apr 24, 2017 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award: Congratulations to UMSN's Dr. Patricia Coleman-Burns
Apr 24, 2017 2 sets of twins making history at UM Nursing School: The Detroit Free Press showed how even within sets of twins, nursing paths can go very different ways.
Apr 24, 2017 Why tearing may be better than an episotomy during childbirth: The findings were covered by numerous media outlets, including internationally.
Apr 12, 2017 Student spotlight: Hollis Wyatt: U-M's Twitter page showcased a UMSN student feature.
Mar 13, 2017 Rhoda Reddig Russell: As part of U-M's bicentennial, U-M's Twitter page features historical highlights, including that UMSN's first dean, Rhoda Reddig Russel, was also the first female dean on campus.