Education

Dustin Evans to give Surgery Grand Rounds on difficult abdominal wall closure techniques Oct. 18

Dustin Evans to give Surgery Grand Rounds on difficult abdominal wall closure techniques Oct. 18

October 10, 2019 at 2:06 pm

Dustin Evans, M.D., a PGY-V resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Difficult Abdominal Wall Closure – Techniques & Evidence” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, October 18, 2019. Everyone is welcome to attend. The objectivesRead More

Hassan Pervaiz presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on OCD Oct. 16

Hassan Pervaiz presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on OCD Oct. 16

October 10, 2019 at 2:06 pm

Hassan Perviaz, M.D., will present “OCD Medical Management: Going beyond SSRIs” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Pervaiz is a fourth-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Bradley Kohoutek, M.D., clinical associate professor at the UNDRead More

Generating Measurable, Performance-Based Objectives session on Oct. 22

Generating Measurable, Performance-Based Objectives session on Oct. 22

October 3, 2019 at 11:00 am

On Tuesday, Oct. 22, from noon to 1 p.m. in Room W203 of the SMHS Northeast Campus, Drs. Richard Van Eck and Adrienne Salentiny will present the second Education Resources curriculum series event: “Generating Measurable, Performance-Based Objectives.” Have lunch on us and learn how to improve your curriculum! Join Dr.Read More

Michael Dixon to give Surgery Grand Rounds on organ procurement on Oct. 11

Michael Dixon to give Surgery Grand Rounds on organ procurement on Oct. 11

October 2, 2019 at 3:24 pm

Michael Dixon, MD, a PGY-IV resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Organ Procurement” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. All are welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr. Dixon’s talk are: UnderstandRead More

Robin McLeod to give Paul and Barbara MacGregor Lectureship Oct. 4

Robin McLeod to give Paul and Barbara MacGregor Lectureship Oct. 4

September 26, 2019 at 11:34 am

Vice President of Clinical Programs and Quality Initiatives at the University of Toronto’s Department of Surgery Cancer Care Ontario, Robin McLeod, MD, FRCSC, will speak on “Surgeons’ role in Quality Improvement Initiatives” from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in the UND Medical Education Center auditorium.Read More

Jon Ulven, Keith Donohue present Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Oct. 2

Jon Ulven, Keith Donohue present Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Oct. 2

September 25, 2019 at 3:03 pm

Jon Ulven, Ph.D., L.P., and Keith Donohue, Ph.D., will present “Effective and Recommended PTSD Care: An Overview of Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Ulven is chair of Adult Psychology at Sanford HealthRead More

Medication Assisted Therapy for opioid addiction training to be held in Bismarck Nov. 15

Medication Assisted Therapy for opioid addiction training to be held in Bismarck Nov. 15

September 24, 2019 at 9:48 am

The North Dakota Academy of Physician Assistants is inviting medical students, resident physicians, physicians, physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs), and PA and NP students interested in Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) for opioid addiction to a one-day training seminar in Bismarck on Friday, Nov. 15, 2019. This eight-hour training seminarRead More

Chani Taggart to give Surgery Grand Rounds on surgical mesh for ventral abdominal wall hernia Sept. 20

Chani Taggart to give Surgery Grand Rounds on surgical mesh for ventral abdominal wall hernia Sept. 20

September 11, 2019 at 4:23 pm

Chani Taggart, DO, a PGY-III resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Principles of Surgical Mesh for the Ventral Abdominal Wall Hernia” at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 20. All are welcome to attend.Read More

Kristine Steffen presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds Sept. 18

Kristine Steffen presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds Sept. 18

September 10, 2019 at 10:12 am

Kristine Steffen, Pharm.D., Ph.D., professor in the NDSU Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and director of the Biomedical Research Center for Biobehavioral Research at Sanford Health in Fargo, N.D., will present “Alcohol & Opioid Use After Bariatric Surgery – Prevalence, Predictors, and Parallels” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday,Read More

UND Homecoming 2019 at the SMHS

UND Homecoming 2019 at the SMHS

September 10, 2019 at 10:01 am

Fall. Football. Friends. All are in the air this time of year as colleges and universities across the country gear up for Homecoming celebrations of all sorts. The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences is no exception, and will play host to a series of Homecoming 2019 events weRead More

Lucas Holkup to give Surgery Grand Rounds on postoperative opioid prescribing Sept. 13

Lucas Holkup to give Surgery Grand Rounds on postoperative opioid prescribing Sept. 13

September 5, 2019 at 2:17 pm

Lucas Holkup, MD, a PGY-IV resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Postoperative opioid prescribing: Contribution to the opioid epidemic” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 13. All are welcome to attend. The objectivesRead More

Mallory Skorheim presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Sept. 4

Mallory Skorheim presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Sept. 4

August 29, 2019 at 10:52 am

Dr. Mallory Skorheim, will present “Catatonia” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Skorheim is a fourth-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Baiju Gandhi, M.D., lead psychiatrist for Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Sanford Health, will serve as Dr. Skorheim’sRead More

Karen Luk to give Surgery Grand Rounds on cirrhotic patient surgery Sept. 6

Karen Luk to give Surgery Grand Rounds on cirrhotic patient surgery Sept. 6

August 29, 2019 at 10:47 am

Karen Luk, M.D., a PGY-V resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk titled “General Surgery for the Cirrhotic Patient” at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 6. All are welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr.Read More

Education Resources curriculum series: Choosing the right learning outcomes

Education Resources curriculum series: Choosing the right learning outcomes

August 28, 2019 at 10:59 am

Thanks to everyone who attended the first Education Resources and the Office of Faculty Affairs curriculum event this week. the team is presenting another Evidence-Based Teaching event in the series in October. In the second workshop in this series, “Generating Measurable, Performance-Based Objectives” (Oct. 22), you’ll learn how to turn your learningRead More

Balwinder Singh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Aug. 21

Balwinder Singh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Aug. 21

August 13, 2019 at 12:04 pm

Balwinder Singh, M.D., will present “Ketamine update: what should clinicians know?” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Singh is an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Rochester, Minn. He isRead More