ANN ARBOR, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – Officials have announced a new hotline for any former patient of doctor Robert Anderson.

Anderson is accused of sexual misconduct during his time as a doctor for the university football team.

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He retired in 2003 after 35 years, and died in 2008.

The university is asking any former athlete with information to come forward.

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“It’s critically important that people come forward and alert us to misconduct, past or present, so that we can take action,” said U of M Spokesperson, Rick Fitzgerald.

U of M officials say the first time they heard of any accusations was in 2018.

As of Thursday afternoon, six people have come forward with claims against Anderson.

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