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BICI Donates PPE to Michigan Medicine
April 28, 2020

In March and April, when Michigan Medicine called for donations of personal protective equipment (PPE), BICI stepped up to donate over $13,000 worth of N95 and surgical masks, gloves, gowns, and more. BICI is pleased to have been able to contribute to the efforts of the U-M Association of Chinese Professors (UMACP) and U-M alumni from China to help keep Michigan Medicine staff and patients safe during this difficult time.

Prof. Chuanwu Xi, Professor of Public Health and co-Director of the U-M-BICI Collaboratory, drops off PPE on behalf of BICI on March 31, 2020
Delvery of PPE donated by BICI to the to the NCRC drop-off station on March 31, 2020
BICI and other donors dropping off their PPE at NCRC on March 31, 2020
Bundles of BICI-donated PPE ready for acceptance by Michigan Medicine
More PPE, ready for delivery, April 23, 2020
Prof. Chuanwu Xi delivers BICI’s second round of donations, April 23, 2020
Prof. Chuanwu Xi in the NCRC drop-off bulding with BICI’s second batch of donated PPE, April 23, 2020