Office of Decedent Affairs
The Office of Decedent Affairs strives to help the University of Michigan Medical Center become a center of excellence in providing end of life care for patients and families, and to provide education, training and support for our dedicated staff.
ODA is the designated point of contact at UMMC for ongoing questions or concerns after the death of a family member or friend. These may include:
- Funeral, burial and cremation information
- Autopsy follow up information
- Resources to help with grief and loss
- Information about bereavement
Coordinator: Sue Sefansky, M.S.W., L.M.S.W.