Archive for May, 2020

Rural Recruitment Reimagined virtual workshop June 9

Rural Recruitment Reimagined virtual workshop June 9

May 14, 2020 at 9:09 am

The Rural Recruitment Reimagined Workshop, now scheduled as a virtual workshop, is happening on June 9, 2020. We are excited to be able to deliver this important content to you, our North Dakota Healthcare facilities, through a Zoom platform. This full-day workshop will begin at 9 a.m. on June 9.Read More

Miles Ardaman presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on empathy May 20

Miles Ardaman presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on empathy May 20

May 14, 2020 at 9:05 am

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 sympathyRead More

From the Dean: More on the budget picture

From the Dean: More on the budget picture

May 7, 2020 at 11:58 pm

I’m now in the last few weeks of my interim presidency at UND. Andy Armacost takes over officially on June 1, 2020, but as you probably know, we have been working together on the presidential transition since January. In view of the pandemic, having both of us working together duringRead More

David Velez to give Surgery Grand Rounds on crash laparotomy May 15

David Velez to give Surgery Grand Rounds on crash laparotomy May 15

May 7, 2020 at 12:43 pm

David Velez, M.D., a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Crash laparotomy” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway, Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, May 15, 2020. All are welcome to attend.* The objectives of Dr. Velez’s talk are: DescribeRead More

Drs. Ling and Wu discover new ways of controlling CRISPR gene editing

Drs. Ling and Wu discover new ways of controlling CRISPR gene editing

May 7, 2020 at 9:03 am

UND Biomedical Researcher Dr. Min Wu and Dr. Ping Lin, a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Wu’s lab, have published a paper entitled “CRISPR-Cas13 inhibitors block RNA-editing in bacteria and mammalian cells” in Molecular Cell, a journal of Cell Press.* This paper describes the discovery, for the first time, of aRead More

Attention researchers: SMHS will start using Novelution for grant/research proposals June 1

Attention researchers: SMHS will start using Novelution for grant/research proposals June 1

May 7, 2020 at 8:58 am

Novelution is an online proposal management system launched by the Division of Research & Economic Development. This platform will enable a paperless proposal and routing process and is available at https://erac.und.edu. Use your UND PeopleSoft username and password to login. A user guide is located at https://und.edu/research/grants-and-funding/_files/docs/online-proposal-submission-user-guide.pdf.  Please note theRead More