Nov, 24 2014
The Kresge Foundation has awarded Wayne State University a $100,000, one-year grant to support CitizenDetroit, a community outreach program of the Forum on Contemporary Issues in Society (FOCIS).
Nov, 19 2014
Wayne State University's GO-GIRL (Gaining Options-Girls Investigate Real Life™) program, designed to help girls build confidence, capacity and career awareness in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) disciplines, is now accepting applications for the winter 2015 semester.
Nov, 19 2014
A study by a Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center research team is shedding new light on the troubling question of whether the drugs often given to HIV-positive pregnant women can cause significant long-term heart problems for the non-HIV-infected babies they carry.
Nov, 18 2014
Barbara LeRoy has been awarded a Thomas J. Alexander Fellowship through the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), headquartered in Paris.
Nov, 13 2014
In observance of November as Prematurity Awareness Month and World Prematurity Day on Nov. 17, Wayne State University and the Detroit Medical Center are encouraging area mothers-to-be to take advantage of a powerful and free nonprofit program that is helping mothers throughout Detroit deliver healthy full-term babies on or after their due date.
Children's Hospital of Michigan researcher publishes study showing effectiveness of heart-protecting drug for kids who undergo cancer chemo
Nov, 11 2014
After nearly three decades of continuing research into how chemotherapy frequently causes toxicity-related damage to the hearts of children who survive cancer, Steven Lipshultz, M.D., Wayne State University chair of pediatrics and pediatrician-in-chief at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center, has published a breakthrough study demonstrating that a key drug designed to prevent such damage works effectively and safely.
Nov, 11 2014
Nov, 7 2014
Wayne State University Law School’s state bar exam passage rate continues to climb, with 81 percent of first-time test-takers who took the exam in July passing.
Nov, 5 2014
Expected to draw students, faculty, and professionals from across the U.S. and Canada, ENGAGE 2015 will welcome internationally renowned financial leaders sharing their outlooks on the economy, stocks, venture capital, alternative investments and international markets. Featured will be CEOs, presidents, CIOs and economists from some of the most prominent firms in the industry lending their expertise as moderators and panel members.
Nov, 4 2014
Last year, standing across the entrance to the University of Chicago Medical Center in Hyde Park, I eavesdropped on a conversation about how the expansion of the hospital building had eaten up a neighborhood corner store.
Oct, 30 2014
Wayne State University’s popular Mortuary Science Open House will host an estimated 500-700 visitors from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 6, at 5439 Woodward Ave. (at Ferry St.) in Detroit.
Wayne State research funded by NIH may develop next generation of vaccines against autoimmune diseases
Oct, 30 2014
A major barrier to treating autoimmune diseases such as Type 1 diabetes is the lack of methods to deliver the therapeutics to specific sites such as the lymph nodes.
Oct, 28 2014
Professor Rosenthal's Murray Jackson Award 50 Year Retrospective Opening Reception: Friday, November 7, 2014; 5-8pm
Oct, 22 2014
Wayne State University Law School today announced a tuition freeze and changes to its scholarship program that effectively amount to a 14 percent tuition cut for all incoming students.
Oct, 14 2014
Although studies of the health effects of stress have been published for years, few have examined how chronic and momentary — or acute — stress influences health while people go about their daily lives.