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May 18, 1999, 01:00 ET

Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Hosts Assistive Technology Expo and Job Fair for Persons with Disabilities

DETROIT, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine being able to turn on lights, open doors and operate your radio and television set by merely moving your...

Feb 25, 1999, 00:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Executive Committee Votes To Create Sinai-Grace Hospital at the Grace Hospital Campus

DETROIT, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, DMC Executive Committee, acting on behalf of the DMC Board of Trustees, voted to accept the...

Dec 07, 1998, 00:00 ET

The Detroit Medical Center Partners with the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit To Provide On-Site Medical Services

DETROIT, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Now at certain area YMCAs not only will you have the opportunity to get in shape or participate in a sport, but...

Oct 02, 1998, 01:00 ET

DMC Physicians Honored by 'Best Doctors in America(R)'

DETROIT, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Members of The Detroit Medical Center's (DMC) medical staff have been recognized for excellence in their...

Sep 17, 1998, 01:00 ET

DMC Helps Performing Artists Take Center Stage As Proud Sponsors of the 1998 Detroit Festival of the Arts

DETROIT, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know practice makes perfect, but the repetitive forces exerted on dancers' and musicians' bodies from...

Apr 24, 1998, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Announces Sinai Employee Resignation

DETROIT, April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- As previously reported, there was an incident at Sinai Hospital in which an employee improperly responded to a...

Apr 23, 1998, 01:00 ET

The Detroit Medical Center Sends Letter to Community Leaders

DETROIT, April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The following letter was sent to community leaders from William W. Pinsky, M.D., Sr. Vice President, Regional...

Feb 25, 1998, 00:00 ET

DMC Issues Public Apology to Dr. Melvin Murphy

DETROIT, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the commitment announced at the January 31, 1998 press conference, The Detroit Medical Center (DMC)...

Feb 13, 1998, 00:00 ET

DMC Hutzel Hospital Physician 'Delivers' Obstetrical Breakthrough

DETROIT, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Having struggled with low amniotic fluids for several weeks (a condition called oligohydramnios), Shirley...

Feb 10, 1998, 00:00 ET

Grant Hill and Metro Detroit SAFE KIDS Coalition Shoot for Kids' Safety At Wednesday Night's Game

DETROIT, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent survey, 95 percent of children who should ride in car booster seats do not. To help...

Feb 05, 1998, 00:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Study Shows New Treatment May Prolong Life of HIV/AIDS Patients

DETROIT, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Doctors at The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) have successfully treated a deadly infection that affects HIV/AIDS...

Jan 31, 1998, 00:00 ET

Harper Hospital Boycott Called Off

DETROIT, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The scheduled boycott of The Detroit Medical Center's Harper Hospital has been called off. The DMC, the Ad Hoc...

Nov 12, 1997, 00:00 ET

DMCs Kresge Eye Institute Announces Deborah A. Iverson Endowed Lectureship in Ophthalmology

DETROIT, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center's (DMC) Kresge Eye Institute announces the First Annual Deborah A. Iverson Endowed...

Oct 22, 1997, 01:00 ET

Jim Brady Visits Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Research Facilities At the Detroit Medical Center

Former White House press secretary James Brady will tour The Detroit Medical Center's Detroit Receiving Hospital and Rehabilitation Institute of...

Oct 06, 1997, 01:00 ET

Ted Kennedy, Jr. Dispels Myths About the Disabled At Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Conference

DETROIT, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward (Ted) Kennedy, Jr. will deliver the keynote address at Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan's one-day...

Oct 02, 1997, 01:00 ET

Medical Experts and Arthritic Patients to Hold a Public Forum on Arthritis

DETROIT, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and the Arthritis Foundation, Michigan Chapter will hold a public forum...

Sep 19, 1997, 01:00 ET

The Detroit Medical Center Performs First Bypass Surgery on a Patient With Triple Vessel Disease Without the Use of a Heart/Lung Machine

DETROIT, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With traditional bypass surgery, the patient's chest is opened, the blood is circulated through a heart/lung...

Aug 26, 1997, 01:00 ET

Four Out of Five Car Seats Are Used Incorrectly Metro Detroit SAFE KIDS Coalition to Help Launch Nationwide Car Seat Safety Program to Combat Major Threat to Children

WHO: Metro Detroit SAFE KIDS Coalition and General Motors WHAT: Are children who ride in motor vehicles secured properly? Spot...

Aug 13, 1997, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Press Conference Regarding Coleman Young

The Detroit Medical Center's Office of Media Relations will have a press conference today at 4 p.m. at Sinai Hospital regarding an update on the...

Aug 01, 1997, 01:00 ET

The Detroit Medical Center and St. John Health System Sponsor New Charter School for Health Science

DETROIT, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center and St. John Health System will cosponsor a health care trade school on Detroit's...