Education

Raul Ruiz, MD, presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds March 20

Raul Ruiz, MD, presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds March 20

March 13, 2019 at 1:37 pm

Raul Ruiz, MD, will present “Practical Approaches to the Metabolic Issues Associated with Second Generation Antipsychotics” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Ruiz is a consultant with the Department of Endocrinology at Sanford Health, Fargo, N.D.; anRead More

Sejal Parikh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on March 6

Sejal Parikh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on March 6

February 27, 2019 at 3:35 pm

Sejal Parikh, MD, will present “Prescribing Exercise for Depression” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. After earning her MD degree from the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Dr. Parikh entered UND’s Psychiatry Residency Training Program.Read More

Robert Steininger to give Surgery Grand Rounds March 8

Robert Steininger to give Surgery Grand Rounds March 8

February 27, 2019 at 10:07 am

Robert Steininger, MD, a PGY-III resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Current Recommendations in Surgical Management of Diverticulitis” at Altru Health System in Grand Forks, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, March 8, 2019. All are welcome to attend. The objectivesRead More

Chani Taggart to give Surgery Grand Rounds on perioperative cardiac risk assessment on March 15

Chani Taggart to give Surgery Grand Rounds on perioperative cardiac risk assessment on March 15

February 21, 2019 at 11:13 pm

Chani Taggart, DO, a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery will present a talk entitled “Perioperative Cardiac Risk Assessment and Optimization” at Altru Health system in Grand Forks, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, March 15, 2019. All are welcome to attend. The objectives ofRead More

Dustin Evans to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on vascular trauma March 1

Dustin Evans to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on vascular trauma March 1

February 21, 2019 at 9:27 am

Dustin Evans, MD, a PGY-IV resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Vascular Trauma” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019. All are welcome to attend. The objectives of his talk are: IdentifyRead More

Interprofessional Education (IPE) event at SMHS Feb. 22

Interprofessional Education (IPE) event at SMHS Feb. 22

February 7, 2019 at 2:15 pm

Interested in Interprofessional Education (IPE)? If so, you are invited to attend a two-part discussion including a primer provided by Dr. Eric Johnson (UND, Altru Health System) and a seminar by guest speaker Dr. Frederic Hafferty (Mayo Clinic). The discussion will be held on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. toRead More

Seye Adekeye, MD, PhD, presents Surgery Grand Rounds on Friday, Feb. 8

Seye Adekeye, MD, PhD, presents Surgery Grand Rounds on Friday, Feb. 8

February 5, 2019 at 10:33 am

Seye Adekeye, MD, PhD, a PGY IV resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Management of Recurrent Papillary Thyroid Cancer” from Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., on Friday, February 8, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. All are welcome to attend. TheRead More

Max Hansen, DO, to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on ground level falls Feb. 15

Max Hansen, DO, to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on ground level falls Feb. 15

February 5, 2019 at 8:06 am

Max Hansen, DO, PGY II resident in the UND Department of Surgery will present a talk entitled “All The Kings Horses and All The Kings Men” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019. All are welcome to attend.Read More

Sukhmani Sadana presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Feb. 6

Sukhmani Sadana presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Feb. 6

January 31, 2019 at 12:45 pm

Sukhmani Sadana, MD, will present “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus: Gender Differences in Psychiatry” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, February 6, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Sadana is a second-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Cindy Sondag, MD,Read More

Physical Therapy faculty and students present at APTA conference

Physical Therapy faculty and students present at APTA conference

January 24, 2019 at 12:34 pm

Faculty and students from the UND SMHS Department of Physical Therapy presented this week at the American Physical Therapy Association national conference in Washington D.C. Presentations included: Altekruse G., Coco M., Eppenstein P., Hull B., Huntsman S., Sue Jeno, Ropp S. – “Tough Lessons We Learned the Hard Way: A LAMP ManagementRead More

Medical students recognize six faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards

Medical students recognize six faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards

January 24, 2019 at 12:29 pm

First- and second-year medical students, the medical classes of 2021 and 2022, have recognized six SMHS faculty for Outstanding Block Instructor Awards for medical curriculum blocks two and six in academic year 2018-2019. The Class of 2021 (Year 2) Block VI awardees are the following individuals: Rhome Hughes, MD, MS,Read More

Michelle Montgomery to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on physician mental health Jan. 25

Michelle Montgomery to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on physician mental health Jan. 25

January 17, 2019 at 9:42 am

Michelle Montgomery, MSW, LCSW, a Wellness Advocate in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, will present a talk entitled “It’s Not All in Your Head: Physician Mental Health” from Altru Hospital in Grand Forks on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Attendance to this wellnessRead More

Neuroscience Symposium set for Feb. 2 in Fargo

Neuroscience Symposium set for Feb. 2 in Fargo

January 17, 2019 at 9:31 am

The 2019 Sanford Neuroscience Symposium will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2 at Delta Hotels by Marriott in Fargo, N.D. This symposium is designed to provide the latest clinical research and practice regarding the diagnosis, treatment, and management of neurological disease and to enhance the competence of health care professionals related to these topics.Read More

Building the Perfect Poster: Professional Development Series

Building the Perfect Poster: Professional Development Series

January 10, 2019 at 10:20 am

Are you presenting a poster at a conference? Are you submitting your research for Frank Low Day, April 25, 2019? Whether you are presenting nationally or locally, and whether you are a seasoned researcher or new to the world of poster presentations, the new professional development series “Building the Perfect Poster”Read More

Occupational Therapy students welcome speaker from High Plains Fair Housing Center

Occupational Therapy students welcome speaker from High Plains Fair Housing Center

December 13, 2018 at 10:35 am

On Nov. 15, the Kappa Chapter of Pi Theta Epsilon welcomed guest speaker Kelly Gorz from the High Plains Fair Housing Center in Grand Forks to campus. The mission of the High Plains Fair Housing Center is “to strengthen communities and to ensure equal access to fair housing in theRead More