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Zen in 10

Zen in 10

July 25, 2019 at 9:44 am

Zen in 10 focuses on stretching, breathing, and having fun with coworkers. Go back to work with less stress, more energy, and better body functioning. Sessions will be held at the SMHS from 10:40 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. on the SMHS Auditorium (Room E101) every Tuesday and Thursday in December. NOTE: sessionsRead More

Cessna Sky Hawk

From the Dean

July 25, 2019 at 9:41 am

This past Wednesday evening, I attended a reception hosted by the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences at the annual week-long gathering of aviation enthusiasts at the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) annual meeting called AirVenture but known colloquially by the Wisconsin town where it is held—Oshkosh. Some 600,000Read More

Welcome: Valeria Becker, MS

Welcome: Valeria Becker, MS

May 9, 2019 at 9:15 am

Valeria Becker is the new Learning Specialist for Medical Curriculum at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences. She is located at the Grand Forks Campus. In this position, Valeria will provide academic support for SMHS medical students to promote student success. Valeria previously worked on UND main campus asRead More

Erin Follman to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on sepsis May 10

Erin Follman to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on sepsis May 10

May 2, 2019 at 1:30 pm

Erin Follman, MD, a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Sepsis in the Postoperative Patient” at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019. All are welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr. Follman’s talkRead More

Medical Laboratory Professionals Week events

Medical Laboratory Professionals Week events

April 18, 2019 at 4:38 pm

The 44th annual Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (MLPW) will take place April 21-27, 2019. MLPW provides an opportunity to celebrate the important role of medical laboratory professionals in health care, diagnostics and patient advocacy. Please join the UND Department of Medical Laboratory Science in commemorating this special week with theRead More

Spagnolia presents at the American College of Physicians national meeting

Spagnolia presents at the American College of Physicians national meeting

April 17, 2019 at 1:52 pm

Alessandra Spagnolia, a fourth-year medical student at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, presented a poster at the American College of Physicians 2019 annual meeting, held in Philadelphia, Pa., from April 11-13. Spagnolia presented a poster entitled “Endometriosis in the Northern Great Plains: A Comparison of White andRead More

Information Desk hours for holiday weekend

Information Desk hours for holiday weekend

April 17, 2019 at 12:30 pm

Please note that the SMHS Library Resources Information Desk will keep limited hours for the upcoming holiday weekend. The Information Desk will be open the following hours from April 18-22: Thursday, April 18:  7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, April 19:  CLOSED Saturday, April 20:  CLOSED Sunday, April 21:  CLOSED Monday, AprilRead More

Lucas Holkup to give Surgery Grand Rounds on bowel prep April 19

Lucas Holkup to give Surgery Grand Rounds on bowel prep April 19

April 10, 2019 at 5:54 pm

  Lucas Holkup, MD, a PGY-III resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Understanding Bowel Prep: in support of a progressive movement” at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019. All are welcome to attend. TheRead More

Dustin Nowotny to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on student loan debt April 12

Dustin Nowotny to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on student loan debt April 12

April 4, 2019 at 12:39 pm

Dustin Nowotny, DO, a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a (non-CME-approved) talk entitled “Conquering the Mountain of Student Loan Debt” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019. All are welcome to attend. TheRead More

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EBTG and Daryl Sieg to talk “From Lecture to Learning” on May 7

April 4, 2019 at 11:31 am

On Tuesday, May 7, Daryl Sieg, MPAS edu, assistant professor in the SMHS Department of Physician Assistant Studies, will present “From Lecture to Learning: Personal experience in transforming an online graduate-Level pharmacology course to active, case-based learning.” The talk, sponsored by the Evidence-Based Teaching Group, will be held from 11 a.m.Read More

Matthew Cziep to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on Prehabilitation Friday, April 5

Matthew Cziep to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on Prehabilitation Friday, April 5

March 28, 2019 at 10:03 am

Matthew Cziep, MD, a PGY-III resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “PreHab: Can pre-operative diet and exercise improve outcomes?” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, April 5, 2019. All are welcome to attend. TheRead More

Med students recognize seven faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards

Med students recognize seven faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards

March 28, 2019 at 10:03 am

In recognition of outstanding performance in the encouragement, enrichment, and education of tomorrow’s physicians, the medical classes of 2021 and 2022 have recognized seven faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards in Block III and Block VII of the 2018–19 academic year. The Class of 2021 (Year 2) Block VII awardeesRead More

Medical student presents at American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Medical student presents at American Academy of Forensic Sciences

March 28, 2019 at 10:01 am

Fourth-year medical student Mitch Messner gave a platform presentation at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences 2019 annual meeting, held in Baltimore, Md., from Feb. 18-23. Messner presented “A comparison of coronary artery stenosis estimates made by forensic pathologists and medical students.” For his presentation, Messner won the Forensic Biologist TraineeRead More