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Detroit Researchers Help Identify a Key Gene Mutation That Can Trigger Lymphoblastic Leukemia
After collecting data on a leukemia-affected family for nearly a decade, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Hematologist and Wayne State University School of Medicine Professor of Pediatrics Madhvi Rajpurkar, M.D., joined an international team of genetic researchers in an effort to track down a mutation partly responsible for causing the disease. Read More
The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Ranks Among America’s Best in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals
The Children’s Hospital of Michigan at the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is among the best in the country in eight pediatric specialties according to the new U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. The Children’s Hospital of Michigan is nationally ranked in: Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Neurology & Neurosurgery, Nephrology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, and Urology. The Children's Hospital of Michigan also received the highest ranking of any pediatric hospital in Michigan for Cancer, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Nephrology. Read More
DMC Hospitals Named Practice Greenhealth Partners for Change
The Detroit Medical Center’s (DMC) Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital and Sinai-Grace Hospital were just awarded the 2015 “Greenhealth Partner for Change” Award by Practice Greenhealth. In addition, DMC’s Harper University Hospital, Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan and Detroit Receiving Hospital were awarded the “Partner Recognition” Award. Read More
Cardio Team One" The Only Program in Michigan Meeting Key American Heart Association Guidelines
The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has become the only health care facility in Michigan that now operates in complete compliance with the American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines for treating high-risk heart conditions within one day through its unique Cardio Team One group of interventional cardiologist stationed around-the-clock at select DMC hospitals. Read More
Because Hunger Doesn't Take a Summer Vacation
-- The end of the school year often marks the end of a guaranteed meal for almost half of Detroit’s children. In Southeast Michigan more than 300,000 free or reduced fee, breakfasts and lunches are served daily during the school year. The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Professional Nurse Council at the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) is leading a community effort to provide area children with a consistent daily meal over summer recess. The 6th Annual Cereal Drive kicks off on Friday, May 29, and runs through June 5, 2015. The cereal collected will be donated to Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan and distributed to over 600 food pantries throughout Southeastern Michigan. Read More
DMC-Hutzel Women's Hospital Selected to Join Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative Read More
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