Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Medical School Education & Admissions

Michael S. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Michael S. Gordon, Who Revolutionized Medical Education, Passes Away

July 07, 2017

Over his long and distinguished career at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Michael S. Gordon, M.D., Ph.D., revolutionized medical education around the world. He created Harvey, the world’s first cardiopulmonary patient simulator, and UMedic, an innovative computer- and web-based program, to train physicians, emergency responders and military personnel to save countless lives.

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Medical, nursing and physical therapy graduate students came to the Lowe to observe and discuss art — and enhance patient safety.

The Fine Art of Healing

June 28, 2017

Medical, nursing, and physical therapy graduate students gathered at the Lowe Art Museum on June 21 as part of a unique study program that hones their observation and communication skills — while reflecting on art. Part of Patient Safety Week, the Fine Art of Health Care program invites participants to enhance their sensitivity, empathy, communication, and teamwork, which in turn improves patient outcomes.

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UM Mourns Passing of 'Treasured Alumni Leader' Arthur Hertz

May 05, 2017

Arthur H. Hertz, a senior member of the University of Miami Board of Trustees and dedicated community advocate, died on Wednesday at the age of 83. “Art Hertz was a true Miamian who took great civic pride in so many of the institutions that he helped shape and support. The University of Miami has been fortunate to count him among our treasured alumni leaders,” said University President Julio Frenk.

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Jeremy Freedman, M.D. candidate, Class of 2019, and his new Miller-branded stethoscope.

Help Support Stethoscopes for Students

April 24, 2017

As a medical student, husband, and father, Jeremy Freedman frequently finds himself short of time and money. So when the University of Miami Miller School Medical Alumni Association (MAA) surprised him with his very own stethoscope as part of its “Stethoscopes for Students” initiative, Freedman recognized it as the precious gift that it was. “It is such an incredibly warm way to start my medical career,” he said.

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