Kate Hughey stands looking at the camera. She has long brown hair and is wearing a button down shirt with a small print and a stethoscope around her neck.
August 9, 2023

U-M doctor learned Spanish so she could talk to her patients

Many Spanish-speaking patients tell Katherine Hughey, M.D., that being able to talk to a doctor in their native language creates a special level of trust. Hughey says patients will often come to clinic visits with communications related to their health that are written in English, but which they wish to discuss with her in Spanish.

A group of 15 people standing in a conference room smiling and looking at the camera. It is a group of physician faculty members, resident physicians, fellow, and medical students.
January 31, 2023

U-M Represents at STFM’s Conference on Medical Student Education

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine’s Conference on Medical Student Education drew family medicine educators and learners from across the country. A large number of faculty, fellows, residents and medical students from the University of Medicine participated in the inspiring conference in New Orleans.

Ethan D. Sperry
March 22, 2022

Disability Health Medical School Elective

Ethan Sperry, an M.D./Ph.D. fellow at the University of Michigan Medical School, participated in the January 2022 Disability Health Elective, which is a two-week elective course designed for third- and fourth-year medical students.