Events

CANCELED: Judges needed for Northeast Regional Science and Engineering Fair March 17

CANCELED: Judges needed for Northeast Regional Science and Engineering Fair March 17

March 5, 2020 at 1:21 pm

On Tuesday, March 17, UND will host the Northeast Regional Science & Engineering Fair at the College of Engineering & Mines.  This year, 131 students, grades 4-12, with 104 projects are participating! Judges are needed in the elementary, junior, and senior divisions. Top finishers in the junior and senior divisionsRead More

McLean to speak on psychosocial impact of pandemics on March 12

McLean to speak on psychosocial impact of pandemics on March 12

March 5, 2020 at 9:07 am

On Thursday, March 12, 2020, Andrew J. McLean, M.D., M.P.H., will give a presentation entitled “Psychosocial Impacts of Disasters: Assisting Community Leaders (with annotations for pandemics).” The talk will run from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Central Time), and can be viewed via Zoom by registering here. Dr. McLean isRead More

CANCELED: Mohammad to speak on artificial intelligence in behavioral health March 10

CANCELED: Mohammad to speak on artificial intelligence in behavioral health March 10

March 5, 2020 at 9:03 am

Please join us on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at noon in SMHS Room W202 for “The Transformational Role of Artificial Intelligence in Behavioral Health,” a talk by Dr. Atif Farid Mohammad. Dr. Mohammad is seeking to build collaborative relationships with SMHS researchers in the area of machine learning and bigRead More

Health Care Clash volleyball tourney March 8

Health Care Clash volleyball tourney March 8

February 25, 2020 at 2:11 pm

The Student Athletic Trainer’s Organization (SATO) is holding its third annual Health Care Clash to help raise money for Special Olympics North Dakota. This year SATO is hosting a volleyball tournament on Sunday, March 8, with games starting at 11 a.m. at the Betty Engelstad Center! Sign up your team of sixRead More

40th annual Frank Low Research Day to be held April 23

40th annual Frank Low Research Day to be held April 23

February 18, 2020 at 2:50 pm

The 40th Annual Frank Low Research Day will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks. This year’s guest speaker is Dr. Eliezer Masliah.* Eliezer Masliah, M.D., was named director of the Division of Neuroscience at the National InstituteRead More

Rural Recruitment Reimagined workshop in Bismarck April 16

Rural Recruitment Reimagined workshop in Bismarck April 16

February 12, 2020 at 12:36 pm

What if the health needs of our most vulnerable populations, in our most remote areas, were able to drive successful recruitment, rather than create barriers to care? How does the millennial generation of health providers exhibit the characteristics that promote workforce growth and stability? Find out at the Rural Recruitment ReimaginedRead More

Community Showcases across N.D. this spring promote regional health care opportunities

Community Showcases across N.D. this spring promote regional health care opportunities

February 12, 2020 at 12:28 pm

A number of community showcases across North Dakota are scheduled this Spring for anyone interested in pursuing health careers in rural or semi-rural facilities. Sponsored by UND’s Center for Rural Health, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, and Area Health Education Center Program, the events offer the opportunity for futureRead More

Mark your calendars for TEDMED@SMHS March 2-4

Mark your calendars for TEDMED@SMHS March 2-4

February 7, 2020 at 4:17 pm

TEDMED Live 2020, a collection of biomedical and health-focused TED talks, will be streamed live into the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 2-4, 2020. The event will be held in Room E418 of the Northeast campus building in Grand Forks, inRead More

Root beer float fundraiser Monday, Feb. 3

Root beer float fundraiser Monday, Feb. 3

January 30, 2020 at 4:03 pm

Organizers of UND’s Out of the Darkness Campus Walk will host a root beer float sale from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in the SMHS second floor event space. All proceeds help the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and local organizers coordinating UND’s Out of the DarknessRead More

Sign our Thank-A-Thon card Feb. 5!

Sign our Thank-A-Thon card Feb. 5!

January 30, 2020 at 2:35 pm

Students, faculty, and everyone! As part of UND Philanthropy Month, the School of Medicine & Health Science is again participating in the UND Alumni Association & Foundation’s (AAF) annual Thank-A-Thon! To celebrate, and thank all the generous donors who contribute to everything that goes on at our School, the weRead More

Wear Red Day photo on Friday, Feb. 7

Wear Red Day photo on Friday, Feb. 7

January 29, 2020 at 4:24 pm

Hey, faculty, staff, and students! The SMHS is once again helping raise awareness for heart disease by participating in the American Heart Association (AHA) “Wear Red Day” event by taking a group photo of all SMHS employees/students wearing red at 10 a.m. on the School’s grand stairs on Friday, Feb.Read More

UND Brand Education Day is Feb. 10

UND Brand Education Day is Feb. 10

January 28, 2020 at 10:41 am

Need new ideas for promotional items? Have questions about the UND Brand? If so, be sure check out UND Brand Education Day on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. UND Brand Education Day is your chance to brush up on your understanding of the UND brand and meet with local and national licensed vendors.Read More

Java with Josh on April 16

Java with Josh on April 16

January 23, 2020 at 3:27 pm

Please join Dean Wynne for complimentary coffee, juice, or tea at Java with Josh on Thursday, April 16, from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Tello-Skjerseth Atrium in the SMHS east wing (across the hall from Family & Community Medicine and Population Health).* Dr. Wynne will discuss what’s newRead More

Get your tickets for the SMHS Medical School Awards Gala by Monday!

Get your tickets for the SMHS Medical School Awards Gala by Monday!

January 23, 2020 at 1:30 pm

The annual SMHS Medical School Awards Gala will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Grand Forks CanadInn. The Gala is an annual event celebrating academic and performance-based awards for medical school students and faculty. The event begins with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner atRead More

CANCELED: Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit to be held March 19 in Fargo

CANCELED: Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit to be held March 19 in Fargo

January 23, 2020 at 11:49 am

Registration for the North Dakota Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Program’s Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit, to be held from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Fargo Holiday Inn on March 19, is now open! The goal of the Summit is to share the importance of hypertension diagnosis and treatment with providersRead More