News : 2014 : May

From left are Laurinus Pierre, M.D., M.P.H.; Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D.; Judy Schaechter, M.D.; Michel Dodard, M.D., associate professor of family medicine and community health and Director of Community Health Affairs; Lisa Gwynn, D.O.; and Rimsky Denis, M.D., consultant and Assistant Director of the Center for Haitian Studies.

Center for Haitian Studies Recognized for Support of Pediatric Mobile Clinic

With replicas of the Haitian flag proudly on display, the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine paid tribute to one of its leading partners in Miami-Dade County’s Haitian community.

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Tissue culture shows mesenchymal stem cells, in green, interacting with cardiac stem cells, in red/orange, through gap junctions, displayed as white dots.

UM Leads in the Field of Regenerative Medicine: Moving from Treatments to Cures

Driven by a commitment to move from treatments to cures, the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine is a leader in the field of regenerative medicine. Researchers and clinicians are collaborating in a wide range of disciplines to develop new strategies that use the body’s own cells to fight cancer, diabetes, heart disease and other chronic problems, as well as repair damaged nerve fibers.

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