About ICAM

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) roadmap highlights the clear need for multidisciplinary collaboration to translate research data into better treatments, policy, and outcomes. Our team at the International Center of Automotive Medicine is uniquely positioned to marry the exceptional medical, engineering, and educational resources of the University of Michigan with the unmatched automotive technical and industrial resources of southeast Michigan. The center's mission is to foster synergistic research between medical specialties, and biomedical and automotive engineering-efforts that translates quickly into new technologies, medical treatments, education, and policies that prevent injuries and improve care.

Contact Information

University of Michigan
International Center for Automotive Medicine
1150 W. Medical Center Drive
3328 Medical Science Building 1 - SPC 5677
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5677

Phone: 734.764.7841
Email us at AutomotiveMedicine@umich.edu

Our Team

Name/Title
Stewart C. Wang, MD, PhD
Endowed Professor of Surgery
Director, International Center for Automotive Medicine
Director, Program for Injury Research and Education
Terri Bollinger, RN
Research Nurse
Sven Holcombe
Chief Technologist
Carl Hein
Lieutenant, Ann Arbor Fire Department
Carla Kohoyda-Inglis, MPA
Program Manager
Joel MacWilliams
Senior Crash Investigator
Craig Shackleford
Crash Investigator
Susumu Ejima, PhD
Research Associate Professor


Our Faculty

Name Department/Specialty
Jim Goulet, MD Orthopedic Surgery
Rajen Mody MBBS Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Hugh Garton, MD Pediatric Neurosurgery
Peter Ehrlich, MD Pediatric Surgery
Smita Patel, MD Radiology
Jonathan Eliason, MD Vascular Surgery (military expertise)
Mark Lowell, MD Emergency Medicine
Alexey Nesvizhskii, PhD Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
Lu Wang, PhD Biostatistics
Peng Zheng, PhD Biostatistics
Mark Hemmila, MD Trauma & Critical Care Surgeon
Pauline Park, MD Trauma & Critical Care Surgeon
Mike Englesbe, MD Abdominal Surgeon; Morphomics
Chris Sonnenday, MD Abdominal Surgeon; Morphomics
Stewart Wang, MD, PhD Trauma Surgeon, ICAM Director



Advisory Council

Name Department/Specialty
Douglas P. Campbell President, Automotive Safety Council
Robert D. Charles Chairman and CEO of North Star Advisors, LLC
Suzanne Cole CEO of Miller Cole LLC
Robert C. Lange Principal and Corporate Vice President of Exponent
Adrian K. Lund, Ph.D. President, Insurance Institude for Highway Safety (IIHS)
Christopher O'Connor President, Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc.
Stewart C. Wang, M.D., Ph.D Endowed Professor of Burn Surgery, University of Michigan
Junia Doan Producer/Interviewer of "Uncommon Sense with Junia"