Fall 2012
Healthy Times

In this issue of Healthy Times

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Feature Story

CHP programs available on the east side

Starting in January 2013, the Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management will be one of the six UDM programs offered at the Wayne County Community College District University Center (WCCCD) in Harper Woods, for the convenience of east side residents. Read

UDM recognizes two nursing faculty

Professor of Nursing Carla Groh received UDM’s 2012 Distinguished Professor Award and Assistant Professor of Nursing Molly McClelland received the 2012 Faculty Achievement Award, for their teaching, research and community service. Read

McAuley Health Center to celebrate 10 Years of Excellence: Making Health Count

The McAuley Nurse Managed Health Center will celebrate its 10th anniversary in 2013 with a spring reception. The Center provides high-quality health care and health promotion services to the metro Detroit community. Read

CHP co-sponsors Celebrate Spirit!

The College of Health Professions co-sponsored the 2012 Celebrate Spirit! event, which officially opens the academic school year at UDM. Find about the speaker and activities that supported the Celebrate Spirit! theme, "Creating a Healing Community." Read

DNP candidates raise awareness of dating violence

To raise awareness on the issue of dating violence, several candidates in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program initiated an educational campaign at UDM for their social change project. Read

Plans underway for Medical Records alumni gathering

The College of Health Professions is planning a reunion of Medical Records alumni from Mercy College of Detroit later this academic year. Read

Mercy College alumna reflects on nursing program

During a 2011 Nursing graduation program, Mercy College alumna Margaret Levitt '46 had the opportunity to see her granddaughter follow in her footsteps to become a nurse. Read

Program updates

Find out what's going on in some of the College of Health Professions programs: Nursing, Physician Assistant, Nurse Anesthesia and Health Services Administration. Read

Scholarships and grants

Learn about initiatives that support scholarships, projects and programs in the College of Health Professions. Read

Faculty news

News about accomplishments by the faculty of the College of Health Professions. Read

Dean's letter

A letter to alumni from the dean of the College of Health Professions. Read

Update your information on the Online Community

Have you recently moved? Do you want to receive Spiritus, our alumni magazine? Do you want to be aware of the events planned for our alumni? Make sure to update your contact information on the UDM Online Community.

Save the Date: Homecoming 2013!

It is time to plan on visiting McNichols and Livernois to celebrate Homecoming 2013! The Titan men’s basketball team will challenge University of Illinois at Chicago on Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in Calihan Hall. An alumni tailgate will precede game. Stay-tuned for additional details!

UDM Online Community is going MOBILE!

Check out the new mobile version of the UDM Online Community! See what the mobile site has to offer by visiting the preview page. Let us know what you think!

Alumni Benefit: Recent graduate season ticket discount

Recent graduates of UDM are eligible for discounted basketball season tickets! To learn more, visit the UDM benefits page on Community.

Shopping for UDM graduates?

UDM has the perfect gift. We have U of D alumni and Mercy College of Detroit alumni t-shirts and U of D alumni ties. Find the order form on Community. Also, stop by the UDM Bookstore in the Student Center on the McNichols Campus for dozens of gift ideas!