Press Room

The Media Team gives a glimpse of the life-saving work Michigan Medicine does every day.

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The Michigan Medicine Media Team provides assistance to news reporters, photographers, video crews and bloggers who wish to arrange phone/online interviews or in-person sessions with physicians, scientists, staff, students and patients from any area of Michigan Medicine, including the Medical School and all the facilities and programs of U-M Health.

We encourage you to contact us. Our assistance, whether in arranging a simple phone conversation or an elaborate video, makes the work go much more smoothly for all involved. Our assistance and approval for in-person visits by media is required.

Members of the media: Please call 734-764-2220 between 8 am and 5 pm Eastern Time for assistance.

After business hours, and on weekends and holidays, we have a person on call for urgent matters — see the Contact Our Media Team page for information.

Resources
For the Media
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Contact the Media Team

The Michigan Medicine Media Team provides assistance to reporters who wish to arrange phone interviews or in-person sessions with physicians, scientists, staff, students and patients.

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Clips for Broadcast Media

University of Michigan Health regularly provides new sound from experts on timely health and medical topics, available to any station for broadcast and web use.

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Patient Privacy and HIPAA

Learn more about Patient Privacy and HIPAA rules and regulations.

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Research

As the official source of external communications for Michigan Medicine, the Department of Communication actively seeks to promote research news from across our academic medical center.

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Find a story published more than five years ago

Research news and feature stories published since 2016 are available on this site.

To see press releases published before 2019 and research news and feature stories published before 2016, please use one of these other sources.

  • Archived Newsroom Jan. 2006 - June 2019
  • The University Record
  • Michigan Medicine newsroom on Newswise.com
  • Eurekalert.org (research news since 1999)
  • All archived U-M Health System web pages via the U-M Bentley Historical Library