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Institutional Review Board appoints CMED faculty member as interim coordinator

The Institutional Review Board has appointed College of Medicine fixed-term faculty member Leaden Hickman to serve as interim coordinator following leadership changes earlier this month. In accordance with federal requirements, the board was created to oversee institutional research at Central […]
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CMU’s College of Medicine raises $20 million, reaches 80 percent of $25 million fundraising goal

Central Michigan University’s College of Medicine announced Tuesday that it has achieved 80 percent of its $25 million fundraising goal. Kathy Wilbur, vice president of development and external relations, said in a news release the fundraising efforts, which were finalized […]
College of Medicine / Top Stories / University

CMED gains residency accreditation

Central Michigan University’s College of Medicine recently received additional accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. The ACGME is the largest organization in the nation responsible for awarding accreditation to residency programs and has granted five-year institutional accreditation […]
College of Medicine / University

Search not yet begun for CMED associate dean replacement

Central Michigan University is planning a search for a new associate dean for student affairs for the College of Medicine. The current associate dean, Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord, accepted a job as associate dean for student affairs and admission at […]
Administration / College of Medicine / Mount Pleasant / Top Stories / University

Lisa Hadden accepts position with mid-Michigan Area Health Education

The former president of the Mount Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce will soon be working with mid-Michigan Area Health Education. Lisa Hadden, who announced her resignation from her position as president July 12, will “create the mid-Michigan Area Health Education […]
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CMU Health Services forms alliance with College of Medicine

Central Michigan University’s Health Services is now a part of the College of Medicine. In a release sent out Tuesday by CMU, “the partnership will give UHS and its patients direct access to CMED’s newly formed clinical practices.” The release […]
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Dean of the College of Medicine Ernest Yoder talks briefly to the Board of Trustees during Thursday mornings meeting.  Yoder said CMED remains on track for funding, and should start accepting students in 2013. (Chuck Miller/Photo Editor)

CMED dean, Ross: Departing associate dean ‘gets to go home and live that dream’

The head of Central Michigan University’s College of Medicine said Thursday he was aware of Dr. Lori Arviso Alvord’s interest in going to Arizona. “She’s going home,” dean Ernest Yoder said.
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CMED now accepting online applications for inaugural class

Applications for Central Michigan University’s College of Medicine inaugural class are being accepted online as of Wednesday. CMED will open its doors in 2013, with a first class of 60 students. According to the eligibility criteria found on CMED’s website, […]
College of Medicine / Top Stories / University

Academic senators express support for CMED, frustration with administration at meeting Tuesday

Members of the Academic Senate said they are supportive of the College of Medicine but were upset with the manner in which information about the project was presented at their meeting Tuesday. University President George Ross’s speech prepared A-Senate members to […]
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President George Ross speaks to the Academic Senate regarding his vote of no confidence in the Academic Senate meeting in Pearce 138, Tuesday April 3. (Zack Wittman/Staff Photographer)

Academic Senate continues suspension of work toward College of Medicine curriculum

A majority of the Academic Senate voted Tuesday to continue to suspend committee work toward developing the curriculum of the College of Medicine. The A-Senate resolved to hold a motion to rescind the prohibiting resolution during their next meeting on […]
College of Medicine / Top Stories / University

Liaison Committee on Medical Education report notes six areas CMED needs to improve

The Liaison Committee on Medical Education’s preliminary accreditation report for Central Michigan University’s College of Medicine highlights several areas that require improvement for compliance with medical school standards. The report, sent Feb. 24 to University President George Ross, counts three […]
College of Medicine / Top Stories / University

Most FA members hired as CMED faculty will remain in union, some new hires were removed

The College of Medicine’s first full-time faculty member, Dr. W. Robert Fleischmann, was a due-paying member of the Faculty Association for four months before his exclusion from the union in January. He has not asked for a refund of the […]


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