University of Detroit Mercy’s annual Honors Convocation, April 3,
the College of Health Professions recognized five distinguished alumni for
their outstanding demonstration of excellence in their field. These Health
Professions graduates have committed their time not only to serving those
in their professional community, but those in their personal community as
Message from the Dean
As we approach the end of the official academic year, I reflect upon this being a “Year of Changes.”
Second Annual CHP Alumni
Week: Michigan's Chief Nursing Executive addresses "Nursing Agenda"
Alumni from a variety of health care fields participated in the College of Health Professions’ Alumni Week, Feb. 21 to 25. Jeanette Wrona Klemczak ’65, Michigan’s chief nursing executive, was the week’s keynote speaker.
UDM’s Alumni Homecoming 2005 event, Feb. 26, included several “firsts” for University alumni.
Nurse Anesthesiology partners with
Nurse Anesthesiology students now have a better opportunity to gain on-the-job experience through University of Detroit Mercy’s expanded relationship with Oakwood Health Systems.
HSA students observe administrators
Seven University of Detroit Mercy Health Services Administration (HSA) students participated in this year’s Job Shadow Day sponsored by the Michigan Healthcare Executives Group and Associates (MHEGA) on Feb. 7.
Health Systems Management program meets
Almost every day the media covers stories about health care trends. Many highlight how hospitals in Detroit and across the nation are implementing plans to computerize patient information to improve the quality and efficiency of their health care systems.
Accreditation teams review Health
During the past year, several Health Professions programs have participated in accreditation review processes.
College expresses appreciation to donors
College of Health Professions Dean Suzanne Mellon recently hosted a lunch thanking a number of major donors to the new Health Professions facility.