Events

UND Night at Target Field set for July 18

UND Night at Target Field set for July 18

June 12, 2019 at 1:22 pm

The University of North Dakota and the Minnesota Twins have again partnered for “UND Night” at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn., on Thursday, July 18. Come show your support for UND and the Twins as they take on Oakland at 7:10 p.m. This special UND Night ticket package includes your ticket to theRead More

Farewell reception for Nicole Klemisch June 14

Farewell reception for Nicole Klemisch June 14

June 6, 2019 at 9:19 am

A farewell reception honoring Nicole Klemisch, nursing supervisor at the Bismarck Center for Family Medicine (CFM), will be held on June 14 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Bismarck CFM. Please join us in celebrating Nicole’s 21 (!) years of service to the Center for Family Medicine.

Retirement reception for Lori Anderson June 25

Retirement reception for Lori Anderson June 25

June 6, 2019 at 8:19 am

Please join the SMHS Department of Surgery on Tuesday, June 25, as it hosts a retirement reception for residency coordinator Lori Anderson. Lori began employment with the SMHS at the Grand Forks Family Practice Center in a part-time laboratory tech position in September 1984. She was then hired into an administrativeRead More

Farewell reception for Deb Hanson, Renee Mabey, and Sonia Zimmerman June 19

Farewell reception for Deb Hanson, Renee Mabey, and Sonia Zimmerman June 19

June 6, 2019 at 8:18 am

On Wednesday, June 19, the SMHS Departments of Physical and Occupational Therapy will co-host a farewell reception for Sonia Zimmerman, Deb Hanson, and Renee Mabey. Debra Hanson, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA, and Sonia Zimmerman, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA, are both professors in the Department of Occupational Therapy. Debra has been with UND for nearlyRead More

Mallory Koshiol to give Surgery Grand Rounds on May 31

Mallory Koshiol to give Surgery Grand Rounds on May 31

May 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

Mallory Koshiol, MPH, director of quality at Sanford Health, will present a talk entitled “Quality 2018 Year in Review, Surgery Resident Grand Rounds, Sanford Fargo Region” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, May 31. All are welcome to attend.* ThisRead More

Biomedical Sciences to host seminar by Tulane’s Dr. Jay Kolls on June 12

Biomedical Sciences to host seminar by Tulane’s Dr. Jay Kolls on June 12

May 30, 2019 at 9:59 am

On June 12, the SMHS Department of Biomedical Sciences will host a seminar by visiting lecturer Jay Kolls, MD, the John W. Deming Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine at Tulane University. Dr. Kolls’s talk, entitled “Type 17 Immunity at Mucosal Surfaces,” will be held in SMHS Room E101 (Charles H. Fee, MD,Read More

SMHS curriculum retreat on May 31 to focus on implementation of new medical curriculum

SMHS curriculum retreat on May 31 to focus on implementation of new medical curriculum

May 16, 2019 at 3:08 pm

In January of this year, SMHS Dean Wynne charged the faculty, through the various standing committees in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, to consider significant changes to the medical school curriculum. The Medical Curriculum Committee (MCC) therefore created nine curriculum redesign groups comprising volunteer faculty and staff,Read More

Retirement Reception for Jean Altepeter June 5

Retirement Reception for Jean Altepeter June 5

May 16, 2019 at 1:14 pm

Please join us for a retirement reception in honor of Jean Altepeter, Associate Director of Human Resources in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. The reception honoring Jean’s nearly 37 years of service will be held from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, inRead More

Retirement reception for Joy Mack to be held June 4

Retirement reception for Joy Mack to be held June 4

May 9, 2019 at 11:01 am

The UND SMHS Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science and the Center for Health Promotion & Prevention Research are hosting a retirement reception for administrative secretary Joy Mack on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Hired in 1986 at UND’s Medical School Practice Support, Joy processedRead 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

Tak Mak to be keynote speaker at 2019 Frank Low Day April 25

Tak Mak to be keynote speaker at 2019 Frank Low Day April 25

April 17, 2019 at 12:48 pm

The 39th annual Frank Low Research Day will be held at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) on Thursday, April 25, 2019. Named in honor of the former SMHS anatomy professor who came to UND in the 1960s and pioneered a series of new techniques for theRead More

“Baby shower” at Simulation Center for new mannikin on April 25

“Baby shower” at Simulation Center for new mannikin on April 25

April 15, 2019 at 3:50 pm

The Simulation Center at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences has a new birthing simulator, Noelle, and we want to introduce her to the community! Stop by her “baby shower” in the Sim Center on Thursday, April 25, anytime between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. We’ll have lightRead More

Mary Aaland to speak on rural surgery and the “Stop the Bleed” campaign April 15

Mary Aaland to speak on rural surgery and the “Stop the Bleed” campaign April 15

April 9, 2019 at 4:12 pm

On Monday April 15, the UND SMHS Rural Health Interest Group (RHIG) is hosting a presentation featuring SMHS Associate Professor of Surgery Dr. Mary Aaland. Dr. Aaland is a driving force behind the “Stop the Bleed” campaign (see pgs. 24-25 here), and will tell us her story of rural generalRead More

What opportunity will you reveal for Indians Into Medicine?

What opportunity will you reveal for Indians Into Medicine?

April 4, 2019 at 2:36 pm

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS), in conjunction with the UND Alumni Association & Foundation (AAF), is taking part in an inaugural giving event on Wednesday, April 24 known as UND Gives. UND Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising challenge that aims to rally philanthropic support for UND initiatives,Read 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