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  • Bone Densitometry Services

    Location:

    Several locations are available in East Lansing, MI. Please see the website below.

    Description:

    MSU's Department of Radiology offers bone densitometry services. Bone densitometry is used to diagnose the density of bone for increased risk of fracture. A very minimal amount of X-ray is used to scan the hip and lower back. A bone density screening is suggested every 2 years.

  • Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

    Location:

    Life Sciences Bldg. 1355 Bogue, # B240B, East Lansing, MI, 48824

    Description:

    MSU's Department of Pediatrics and Human Development offers a number of research and clinical services through its Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders. The Center specializes in comprehensive care, using the most current information and latest technology to serve newborns, children, adolescents, and adults. Some of the disorders they treat include:

    • Hemophilia A and B,
    • von Willebrand Disease,
    • Rare bleeding and platelet disorders,
    • Venous and arterial thrombosis,
    • Deep vein thrombosis (DVT),
    • Pulmonary embolism, and
    • Stroke.

     

  • Clinical Ethics Consultation Training Workshop

    Dates:

    Please contact program coordinator using the contact information below for available dates, pricing, continuing education credits, and cancellation policy.

    Location:

    The workshop is offered onsite at your location.

    Description:

    This workshop allows participants to practice:

    • Identifying ethical problems
    • Responding to an ethical question
    • Steps of the consultation process
    • Avoiding pitfalls in the ethics consultation process
    • Ethics consultation skills
    • Writing a consultation report
    • Reviewing and evaluating ethics consultations

    Workshops will be led by at least two faculty from the Center for Ethics with experience in clinical ethics consultation and policy. Since the workshop format is highly interactive, workshop participants will also be learning from one another.

  • Community Integrated Medicine Public Health Services

    Location:

    The greater Lansing area and southeast Michigan

    Description:

    CIM is a service organization that provides basic health screenings and preventive health education to the medically underserved. Members partake in tutoring and mentoring programs for high school students. CIM services all ages, ethnic groups, and genders throughout the Lansing and southeast Michigan communities.

  • Fall Kaleidoscope Conference (September 2017)

    Dates:

    September 22, 2017

    Location:

    Eagle Eye Conference Center, Bath, MI

    Description:

    This annual conference, held during the Silverfest Alumni Weekend, offers the opportunity for primary care physicians to update their understanding of new developments in research and clinical practices in the fields of dermatology, chronic pain and dependencies. The overall goal is to improve the primary care physician’s ability to evaluate and treat the patient through an evidence based approach. This conference is presented in conjunction with the Silverfest Alumni Weekend and has been approved for 8 hours of Category IA credit.

  • Geriatric Grand Rounds

    Dates:

    Quarterly.  From 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Location:

    Televised

    Description:

    Geriatric Grand Rounds are educational offerings for healthcare professionals engaged in the care of older adults across the continuum of care. Topics include current issues and clinical topics specific to this population.

  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners (GRMEP) Research Day (April 2017)

    Dates:

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    Location:

    DeVos Place Convention Center, Grand Rapids, MI

    Description:

    MSU's College of Human Medicine partners with Spectrum Health, St. Mary's Health Care, and Grand Valley State University to form the medical, health education, and research consortium known as the Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners (GRMEP). The mission of GRMEP is to enhance the quality of health care in our community by sponsoring and supporting programs and developing resources to meet the region's current and future needs for physician and health professions education. 

    GRMEP RESEARCH DAY provides a venue for medical residents, health professions students and area physicians to present the latest findings from their research studies.  Research Day’s emphasis is educational - allowing researchers an opportunity to present their work in a supportive, constructive learning environment. It also provides an opportunity to discuss projects with other researchers and to survey the breadth of area research interests.

  • Institute for Health Policy

    Location:

    909 Fee Road, Room D132, East Lansing, MI 48824

    Description:

    The Michigan State University Institute for Health Policy is a unit within the College of Human Medicine (MSU CHM), Division of Public Health. The Institute serves a unique role facilitating and supporting collaborative relationships among CHM faculty and researchers throughout campus. These collaborative activities inform policymakers, state agencies and others with a goal of improving health care delivery in Michigan.

    The mission of the Institute for Health Policy is to improve the health status of Michigan residents through health services research, policy analysis, education and outreach and support of quality improvement activities.

  • Michigan Center for Rural Health Newsletters

    Description:

    MSU's Michigan Center for Rural Health (MCRH) offers both its quarterly Newsletter and its CAH Chronicle, a monthly newsletter for Critical Access Hospitals. Articles include information on upcoming events, sources of funding, and of-interest news. An archive of old issues is available on the Web site.

  • Michigan Health Policy Forum (May 2017)

    Dates:

    May 1, 2017.  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location:

    Eagle Eye Golf Course, 15500 Chandler Rd, Bath Twp, MI 48808

    Description:

    The Michigan Health Policy Forum will retrospectively review the first 100 days of the Trump administration. We have reserved May 1, 2017 for the next Michigan Health Policy Forum. The Forum will be held at Eagle Eye Golf Course located 3 miles north of the MSU campus. We are delighted that Dr. Gail Wilensky will serve as our keynote speaker to provide an insider’s overview of the proposals under discussion and the impact they will have on the health care community and patients in Michigan. Dr. Wilensky has had a long and respected career in the health policy arena. She has served as Director of Medicaid and Medicare programs, Administrator of the Health Care Financing Administration and Deputy Assistant to President George H.W. Bush for Policy Development.

  • Michigan Rural Health Conference (May 2017)

    Dates:

    May 4 - 5, 2017

    Location:

    Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

    Description:

    The theme of the 2017 conference is, "Refresh, Renew, Refocus." Participants will gain new knowledge of timely and effective methods to enhance their organization. Whether it's concentrating on improving clinical quality, leadership, managing staff, or focusing on patient satisfaction, participants will have the opportunity to learn from subject matter experts and rural health peers. The conference sessions will feature a variety of informative topics such as a federal update on rural health issues, MACRA and MIPS, chronic care management, team approach to oral healthcare, HIPAA cyber security, health professional shortage area updates, community paramedicine and children’s mental health, as well as several other valuable presentations.

  • MSU HealthTeam and Clinical Services

    Location:

    The Clinical Center is located at: 138 Service Rd, MSU, East Lansing, MI, 48824.

    Description:

    MSU's HealthTeam provides multiple primary and specialty health care services to the general public at clinics throughout the Lansing area. The HealthTeam is comprised of approximately 200 physicians and nurse practitioners from 14 clinical departments as well as many allied health professionals affiliated with MSU's Colleges of Human Medicine, Nursing, and Osteopathic Medicine. The largest clinic, which is located on the MSU campus, is the Clinical Center, which also provides pharmacy, radiology, and laboratory services.

  • MSUCOM Summer Clinical Symposium (June 2017)

    Dates:

    June 23 - 25, 2017

    Location:

    West Bay Beach Resort, 615 E. Front Street, Traverse City, MI

     

    Description:

    This symposium covers many clinical topics and is approved by the MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine for 15 credits of AOA Category 1-A.

  • Neurology and Ophthalmology Clinical Services

    Location:

    Clinical Center, Room A217, 804 Service Rd,  East Lansing, MI, 48824.

    Description:

    MSU's Neurology and Ophthalmology Clinic we specialize, treat and assist patients in a variety of ways. This includes the treatment of many different types of neurological and ophthalmologic disorders and diseases such as:

    • Cognitive Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • General Neurology
    • Geriatric Neurology
    • Headache
    • Huntington Disease
    • Movement Disorders
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Muscular Dystrophy
    • Neuro-Ophthalmology
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Pediatric Neurology
    • Stroke/Vascular Neurology
    • Vertigo
  • Occupational Illness in Michigan Online Resources

    Description:

    MSU’s College of Human Medicine and the Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine provide online annual reports on occupational disease, silicosis, work-related asthma, noise induced hearing loss, and blood lead levels. The website also provides online newsletters on various occupational diseases; an instructor’s manual and a user’s manual on Abrasive Blasting: Preventing Silicosis; Project SENSOR (Sentinel Event Notification System for Occupational Risks), a federally-funded grant to assist the state in conducting patient and workplace follow-up based on approximately 20,000 occupational disease reports received each year at the MDCIS; the ABLES program, a surveillance system for identifying and preventing cases of elevated blood lead levels among U.S. adults; links to other occupational and environmental medicine websites; and an online form for reporting of known or suspected occupational diseases.

  • Online Master's Degree Program in Public Health (In moratorium until 2020)

    Description:

    A key feature of the Program in Public Health (PPH) at Michigan State University (MSU) is the emphasis on applied knowledge. PPH students are engaged in course work and practical training to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to successfully perform as a public health professional in the United States and internationally. Students may select a variety of courses as electives or choose to earn a graduate certificate in an area of concentration. Each certificate identifies which elective courses are required. All program electives are offered online. With prior program approval, the majority of 400 or higher level courses offered by MSU, with direct relevance to the field of public health (whether offered online or in the traditional classroom setting) can qualify as an elective.

  • Physician Immunization Tools and Training

    Location:

    MSU Extension, 240 Agriculture Hall, East Lansing, MI, 48824.

    Description:

    Michigan State University Extension and the Michigan Department of Community Health have joined together to develop tools and training to help raise Michigan's immunization rate and promote better health among all citizens. The Physician Peer Education Project on Immunization (PPEPI) has been vital to the education of members of the medical field. The PPEPI program travels throughout the state of Michigan giving immunization updates to practicing physicians and their staff at Grand Rounds, conferences, and medical staff meetings. Lectures include various topics like Pediatric Immunizations, Adolescent Immunizations, Adult Immunizations, Vaccines for Women’s Health, Influenza Vaccine, Family Medicine Immunization Update, Immunizations for Health Care Personnel, and Varicella (chicken pox) Vaccine.

  • Principals of Manual Medicine Course (April, December 2017)

    Dates:

    • April 28 - May 1, 2017
    • December 1 - 4, 2017

    Location:

    MSUCOM, Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI

    Description:

    Principles of Manual Medicine is a combination of didactic, lectures and “hands-on” experience sufficient to understand the principles involved in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders amenable to manual medicine methods. Emphasis will be placed on the integration of manual medicine into total health care.

    Credit Hours: 28 1-A

  • Radiology's Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

    Location:

    East Lansing, MI

    Description:

    MSU's Department of Radiology recently installed one of the nation's most powerful full-body MRI machines. This 17-ton magnet creates a magnetic field of 3 tesla and provides superior image quality. The MRI diagnostic technique greatly enhances MSU's research and clinical capabilities.

  • RN Career Transition - Nursing for Life Online Program

    Location:

    Online

    Description:

    The Nursing for Life program will educate nurses with the core competencies needed to practice in a safe and competent manner in new settings. Thus, the program will also address the increasing need for well-qualified professional nurses to provide direct care in hospice, long-term, home care, and ambulatory care settings. Features of the Program:

    Online theory modules followed by a precepted clinical practicum in the participant’s home community.
    Modules are self-paced, providing the flexibility to complete the program while employed.
    A clinical practicum that provides a structured yet supportive environment to acquire new knowledge and adapt clinical skills. The online modules consist of the following seven core modules that every participant will complete:

    1. Taking an Online Course
    2. Professional Roles in Community Based Settings
    3. Pain Management
    4. Assessment of the Older Adult
    5. Communication in Multidisciplinary Teams
    6. Cultural Care in Community Settings
    7. Caregiver Issues

    The remainder of the online modules are specific to the participant’s area of specialty. The specialties to choose from are:

    • Home care
    • Hospice care
    • Long term care
    • Ambulatory care
    • Case Management
    • Quality/Safety Management
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