Welcome to the website for the Michigan Journal of Medicine, commonly known as MJM. Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis. Please email current editor-in-chief, Morgan Penny, and executive editor, Itai Palmon, at editorinchief.MJM@umich.edu with any questions, and remember to follow us on Twitter @MichJMed!

The Michigan Journal of Medicine (MJM) is a peer-reviewed, student-led journal designed to publish and promote scientific and clinical research generated by the members of the University of Michigan to the scientific community at large. Students occupy all editorial leadership roles for the journal and supply all content. The journal’s editorial work is conducted under the guidance of faculty at the University of Michigan Medical School, and the issues are produced in collaboration with Michigan Publishing, a division of the University of Michigan Library. 

Volume 5 • 2021

Acknowledgment of funding sources: The MJM is financially supported by generous donations from community members and patrons of the journal as well as from funding for Volume V the University of Michigan Central Student Government’s Student Organization Funding Committee.


Characterizing Autonomy Supportiveness in Diabetes Peer Health Coaches

Jacob Cedarbaum, Brianne Brown, Shayla Wilson, Rebecca Mase and Mary Ellen Michele Heisler

2021-11-18 Volume 5 • 2021

The Patient History Project: Medical Student Innovation in Improving Medical Care for Asylum Applicants

Jennifer Angell, Jack Buchanan, Thomas Rogers and Mary Ellen Michele Heisler

2021-11-18 Volume 5 • 2021

Patient Knowledge of Opioid Usage and Side Effects Prior to Surgery

Anthony Duncan, Mitchell Alameddine, Timothy Baerg, Nonie S. Arora, Hannah Cottrell, Shaina Sekhri, Alex Hallway, Ryan Howard and Jennifer Waljee

2021-11-18 Volume 5 • 2021