One woman’s intuition helped her seek testing for a rare genetic mutation that ultimately guided an effective course of action against her cancer.
Independent communications professional Shelley Zalewski brings more than 25 years of experience to her assignments for the U-M Health System. A former director of marketing communications for the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shelley develops multimedia content used in patient education, physician-targeted communications, institutional advancement and branding. Recent assignments include clinical and research content related to cancer, neurosciences, cardiovascular medicine and mental health, as well as policy messages on behalf of the U-M Institute for Healthcare Policy & Innovation.
A U-M athletic event honors those touched by ALS as well as the ongoing efforts to “ice” the deadly disease.
Using their knowledge of the musculoskeletal system, physiatrists are playing a greater role in cancer care.
After a prostate cancer diagnosis, John Loussia encouraged other men to take their health seriously, an effort that took him to Africa’s tallest peak.
Complementary or integrative cancer treatments often lack scientific evidence to back up their use. New research might be changing that.