• COVID-19 Trials Feasibility Review Committee Established

    Michigan Medicine has many brilliant physicians and scientists with creative ideas on how to better treat or prevent COVID-19. Fortunately, there are fewer COVID-19 patients in our hospital than...
    April 14, 2020
  • IRBMED: SignNow Software Now HIPAA and FDA 21 CFR Part 11 Compliant

    SignNow Software is now HIPAA and FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant for patient signatures.
    April 9, 2020
  • BSL3 Lab Opened at Med Sci II

    The Medical School has opened a Biosafety Level 3 Lab (BSL3) in Med Sci II, equipped for invitro research. BSL3 is a lab where work can occur involving microbes that can cause serious or potentially...
    April 8, 2020
  • Research Still Going Strong

    A message from Dr. Kunkel: Dear Colleagues, As we enter week three of the “ramp down” of on-campus Medical School research operations, I wanted to share with you that there is a significant amount...
    April 6, 2020
  • COVID-19 Clinical Trials Process and Updates

    All COVID-19 clinical trials must to be submitted to the COVID-19 Research Prioritization Committee and will be assigned as a high priority. Once the designation has been made, Anna Lok, M.D.,...
    April 6, 2020
  • Research Town Hall on April 14

    All U-M research faculty and staff are invited to join Dr. Rebecca Cunningham, U-M VP for Research, Dr. Steven Kunkel, Executive Vice Dean for Research of the Medical School and Chief Scientific...
    April 6, 2020
  • COVID-19 Research Index Webpage Launched

    UMOR has launched the COVID-19 Research Index, a new web tool that catalogues COVID-related research projects led by U-M that are in various stages of development, from planning to fully launched....
    April 1, 2020
  • New Funding Resources

    Two new web-based funding resources have been launched to help researchers pursue funding related to COVID-19: UMOR COVID-19 Funding Opportunities Foundation Funding for Faculty Questions? Contact...
    April 1, 2020
  • COVID-19 Research Prioritization

    UMOR has established a COVID-19 Research Prioritization Committee to review and prioritize new or modified research projects related to the study of COVID-19. The committee is being lead by Steven...
    March 31, 2020
  • Thank You to Our Research Community

    Dear Colleagues, I’m writing this having just logged off a video call – for many of us, the “new normal” since the COVID-19 crisis started. And over the course of the calls in which I’ve...
    March 30, 2020