News

04/12/2013

HBHE Genetics Research Group Team Members Emily Walsh and Natalie Bartnik will be graduating this May! Emily will be receiving a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Natalie Bartnik will be receiving a Master’s in Public Health degree from the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education at the School of Public Health. Congratulations to the both of them!

08/07/2012

Watch Dr. J. Scott Roberts, talk about new methods for disclosing the risk for Alzheimer's disease in his video interview at the 2012 Alzheimer's Association International Conference

07/30/2012

Kurt Christensen, PhD, of the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education at U-M School of Public Health successfully defended his dissertation entitled: "Self-Referral to Genetic Susceptibility Testing for Common, Complex Disease: Implications for Uptake and Responses to Results," on June 12, 2012. 

07/24/2012

The press release entitled, “New Methods Reported for Safely and Accurately Disclosing Alzheimer's Disease Risk based on Newly Approved Tests,” features REVEAL as well as two additional research studies as they aim to understand the effects of disclosing risk information to individuals at imminent risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

04/12/2012

Natalie Bartnik, a 1st year M.P.H. student from U-M School of Public Health, has joined our team as the new Summer Intern.

12/22/2011

Interested in learning about the REVEAL study experience? If so, view our YouTube Video.

11/23/2011

How would you react to a diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment — memory problems that allow you to continue normal daily activities, but presage an increased likelihood of developing Alzheimer’s disease within a few years? 

11/10/2011

The REVEAL study recently gained attention from local CBS Detroit News. Read what they had to say, here.

10/28/2011

Genetic Counselor, Wendy Uhlmann, M.S., C.G.C, receives NSGC's most distinguished honor.

10/27/2011

Dana Schlegel, a M.P.H. and Genetic Counseling (C.G.C.) dual degree candidate, has joined our team as the new research assistant.