The Department of Human Genetics is sponsoring the George J. and Lucia F. Brewer Endowed Scholarship Fund Inaugural Lecture and Reception on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., at Kahn Auditorium in the BSRB on the medical school’s central campus, 109 Zina Pitcher Place.


UMHS Adult and Pediatric Ethics Committee and the Program of Society and Medicine is sponsoring Bioethics Grand Rounds. On Wednesday October 29, 2014, Wendy Uhlmann, M.S., CGC, will present her talk “Genetic Testing of Children for Adult-Onset Conditions: Ethical Considerations” at Ford Auditorium. The event is open to the public. For more information, please refer to the flyer here.


A deliberative democracy event was held to elicit informed, deliberative public opinion about policy governing the disclosure of secondary findings from whole genome sequencing on Oct 25, 2014 at the University of Michigan.


Join the Alzheimer's Association Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Walk to End Alzheimer's disease on Sunday, September 28th 2014.

07/12/2014 - 07/17/2014

This year the annual meeting was held in Copenhagen, Denmark during July 12-17, 2014. Over 4,000 researchers from more than 60 countries attended the conference revealing the latest study results and discoveries in dementia research. 

07/13/2013 - 07/18/2013

Held in Boston, United States, July 13-18, 2013. It is an annual meeting that is the world's largest forum for dementia research.

05/22/2013 - 05/23/2013

Held at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center

11/06/2012 - 11/10/2012

Held on November 6-10, 2012 in San Francisco, CA.

10/18/2012 - 10/21/2012

Will take place October 18-21, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.


Held on September 21, 2012 in Lansing, MI.