Miles Ardaman presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on empathy May 20

Miles Ardaman, M.D., will present “Exploring Empathy” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, via Zoom or videoconferencing. Dr. Ardaman is a psychiatrist at Sanford Health in Thief River Falls, Minn.*

Upon completion of this program, the learner will be able to:

  • Differentiate empathy and sympathy
  • Recognize different types of empathy
  • Identify neurobiological substrates (anatomy and chemical) of empathy
  • Recognize its importance and how to cultivate greater empathy

This grand rounds presentation, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, is broadcast via videoconference to many sites throughout North Dakota and Minnesota and is also streamed via personal computers. If you want information on how to attend, please contact Teresa Klein at 701.293.4101 or

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*While this event still is scheduled, the evolving COVID-19 situation may result in a change in plans. Please be sure to confirm that the event is still scheduled before attending, even at a distance.