Archive for April, 2021

From the Dean: Student and faculty awards season begins

From the Dean: Student and faculty awards season begins

April 8, 2021 at 4:25 pm

This past Monday we held our annual Sophomore Awards celebration for medical students. This year’s event was virtual due to the pandemic, but the ceremony also was special because, as I mentioned to the Year 2 students in my opening comments, all of the students deserve awards for their perseveranceRead More

Update your PubMed/My NCBI account by May 31

Update your PubMed/My NCBI account by May 31

April 8, 2021 at 4:24 pm

If you have a PubMed/My NCBI account, you will need to make an important change to your account before May 31, 2021, to retain your information and settings! After May 31, you will no longer be able to log in with your current NCBI credentials. What is My NCBI? My NCBIRead More

Optimism 101: Barry Brode to give virtual presentation on April 13

Optimism 101: Barry Brode to give virtual presentation on April 13

April 8, 2021 at 4:24 pm

UND faculty and staff are invited to a presentation by former administrator of the UND Television and Radio teams, Barry Brode, entitled “Optimism 101” on Tuesday, April 13. The longtime UND staffer will give his presentation virtually from 2 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Click here to register for this session. When organizationsRead More

Active Learning with TopHat on April 29

Active Learning with TopHat on April 29

April 8, 2021 at 4:23 pm

The SMHS Teaching, Learning and Scholarship group invites you to attend “Active Learning with TopHat: A Faculty Development Session,” presented by Dr. Amanda Haage on Thursday, April 29, from noon to 1 p.m. (CST). The event will be streamed live on Zoom (https://und.zoom.us/j/8327382880) and recorded for later viewing. Join Dr. Amanda HaageRead More

Faculty Development Session: Active learning for student success on April 22

Faculty Development Session: Active learning for student success on April 22

April 8, 2021 at 4:23 pm

Please join us at noon (CST) on April 22 for “Increase Engagement and Student Learning by Activating Your Lectures,” a presentation by Dr. Adrienne Salentiny. Join via Zoom at: https://und.zoom.us/j/8327382880. This event will be recorded for later viewing. Evidence for the benefits of active learning (AL) continues to grow, and it has becomeRead More

Phase-One med students recognize faculty as Outstanding Unified Session Instructors for Session IV

Phase-One med students recognize faculty as Outstanding Unified Session Instructors for Session IV

April 7, 2021 at 1:50 pm

In recognition of outstanding performance in the encouragement, enrichment, and education of tomorrow’s physicians, the medical class of 2024 has recognized three faculty for Outstanding Unified Session Instructor Awards in Unified Session IV of the 2020-21 academic year. The Class of 2024 (Phase 1) Unified Session IV awardees are theRead More

See you next week!

See you next week!

April 1, 2021 at 6:52 pm

Given the State holiday, For Your Health is taking a week off. Dr. Wynne’s column, and all the news from the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, will return on Friday, April 9.