A new, transformational five-year investment of $87 million USD from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will enable the UM Institute for Global Public Health and the Government of Uttar Pradesh, India’s most populous state, to continue working together to support maternal and newborn health.
Features (Summer 2022)
Opportunities in Africa
Undergraduate students in health professional programs will be fully funded for summer experiential learning placements in seven African countries under a new program.
Personal. Small-scaled. One-on-one.
That’s how we think of a pediatrician’s care.
So how does a devoted pediatrician become a health-care leader who steers huge workforces, massive budgets and complex systems?
Keep the Feather Together
Medical doctors are experts at treating the physical body.
But in order for patients to truly heal, doctors need to recognize other dimensions of health and give of themselves in other ways, Dr. Niigaan Sinclair said at a UM awards evening.
An Ojibway Elder called on newly graduated doctors to follow the Seven Sacred Teachings – love, courage, humility, wisdom, honesty, respect and truth – as they left the UM medical school to start their residencies.