Wolverine Den wraps up 2019 Massey TBI Grand Challenge

Wolverine Den wraps up 2019 Massey TBI Grand Challenge

After a successful Massey TBI Grand Challenge kick-off event in February, the competition came to a close on May 31 with the Wolverine Den (MCIRCC’s version of Shark Tank). Five teams were awarded funding thanks to the generous gift from the Joyce and Don Massey Family Foundation.

MCIRCC Leads the Charge in Combat Casualty Care

MCIRCC Leads the Charge in Combat Casualty Care

Thanks to the tireless efforts of MCIRCC research teams, the future of combat casualty care is looking bright. Over the past six months alone, MCIRCC has had 13 Department of Defense grants in the works—8 of which have already been submitted. 

Mad Minute with Bogdan Epureanu, PhD., M.S.

Mad Minute with Bogdan Epureanu, PhD., M.S.

MCIRCC sits down with U-M Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the Automotive Research Center, Dr. Bogdan Epureanu, to explore how medicine integrates with mechanical engineering.

The Clinical Research Unit

The Clinical Research Unit

 From recruiting patients to handling institutional review board submissions, the MCIRCC Clinical Research Unit connects investigators to the resources they need to engineer tomorrow’s advancements in critical care. 

Mad Minute with Guan Wang

Mad Minute with Guan Wang

Sending a warm welcome to MCIRCC's newest member of the Data Science Services team, Guan Wang! Guan is MCIRCC’s Lead Application Programmer.

HIT Consultant: UM Spinout Fifth Eye Lands $11.5M for Early Warning Patient Deterioration System for Hospitals

HIT Consultant: UM Spinout Fifth Eye Lands $11.5M for Early Warning Patient Deterioration System for Hospitals

Fifth Eye Inc. has raised $11.5 million in Series A funding led by Arboretum Ventures and Cultivation Capital. Other participants in the round included MINTS, the direct investing arm of the University of Michigan’s endowment, along with additional capital from previous investors Invest Michigan and 35 private angel investors.

Fifth Eye Press Release: https://fiftheye.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/fifth-eye-press-release-final.pdf

Inside the Critical Care Lab

Inside the Critical Care Lab

MCIRCC’s objective is to transform critical care through innovation, integration, and entrepreneurship. But what does that mean and how is it being done? The MCIRCC Pre-Clinical Operative and Intensive Care Unit was created in February 2013 to embody this objective and has made great strides in high-risk, high-reward pursuits.

Mad Minute with Hakam Tiba, MD, MS

Mad Minute with Hakam Tiba, MD, MS

Dr. Hakam Tiba, Director of Pre-clinical Operative & Intensive Care Unit and Research Assistant Professor, sheds some light on the successes of the Ward & Tiba Critical Care Lab and how students and Twitter play an integral part.

Mad Minute with Santinio Jones

Mad Minute with Santinio Jones

MCIRCC welcomes a new Project Manager to the Proposal Development Unit! Santinio Jones joined The Catalyst Team just before the holidays.