Events

Java with Josh on June 22

Java with Josh on June 22

April 19, 2021 at 4:16 pm

All SMHS faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us virtually for Java with Josh on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, with their own coffee, tea, or juice! Dr. Wynne will answer any questions you may have about the SMHS, returning to in-person work, and COVID-19. Join us online fromRead More

Caring for the Craigs

Caring for the Craigs

April 15, 2021 at 4:31 pm

Jessica Craig, Administrative Secretary in Biomedical Sciences, and her family lost their home and the majority of their belongings due to a house fire last week. The UND community has set up donation sites and a Craig Benefit Fund through Gate City Bank. Physical donations can be made through AprilRead More

Biomedical Sciences: Biswas wins Lillian Elsinga Outstanding Student Leader Award.

Biomedical Sciences: Biswas wins Lillian Elsinga Outstanding Student Leader Award.

April 15, 2021 at 4:13 pm

Nivedita Biswas, PhD candidate in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and President of the Biomedical Graduate Student Association, is receiving the Lillian Elsinga Outstanding Student Leader Award. Nivedita is in the lab of Dr. David S. Bradley and her work is on Cancer Immunotherapy and Crispr based gene manipulation. The LillianRead More

Optimism 101: Barry Brode to give virtual presentation on April 13

Optimism 101: Barry Brode to give virtual presentation on April 13

April 8, 2021 at 4:24 pm

UND faculty and staff are invited to a presentation by former administrator of the UND Television and Radio teams, Barry Brode, entitled “Optimism 101” on Tuesday, April 13. The longtime UND staffer will give his presentation virtually from 2 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Click here to register for this session. When organizationsRead More

Java with Josh on Feb. 26

Java with Josh on Feb. 26

February 11, 2021 at 11:41 am

All SMHS faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us virtually for Java with Josh online on Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, with their own coffee, tea, or juice! Dr. Wynne will answer any questions you may have about the SMHS, the ongoing legislative session, and COVID-19. Join us onlineRead More

Annual UND Epigenetics and Epigenomics Symposium to be held virtually March 30-31

Annual UND Epigenetics and Epigenomics Symposium to be held virtually March 30-31

February 4, 2021 at 2:26 pm

The 7th Annual University of North Dakota Epigenetics & Epigenomics Symposium will be held virtually on March 30 and 31, 2021. Coordinated by the Department of Biomedical Sciences, the event attracts participants from around the region — including North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, and Manitoba — who shareRead More

Third annual ‘Out of the Darkness’ campus walk for suicide awareness to occur virtually on April 25

Third annual ‘Out of the Darkness’ campus walk for suicide awareness to occur virtually on April 25

February 4, 2021 at 2:22 pm

The third annual UND Out of the Darkness (UND OOTD) Campus Walk Committee is in the planning stages for a walk that will take place virtually on Sunday, April 25, 2021. UND OOTD is the only Campus Walk in the state of North Dakota; its purpose is to fight suicide and raise awarenessRead More

NDAD to host virtual sessions on NIH “All of Us” program Feb. 24 and 25

NDAD to host virtual sessions on NIH “All of Us” program Feb. 24 and 25

February 4, 2021 at 11:53 am

The North Dakota Association for the Disabled (NDAD) is co-hosting an interactive presentation about the National Institute of Health’s “All of Us” research program on Feb. 24 and 25. At the two events, NDAD staff will share the goal of All of Us, which is to accelerate breakthroughs in healthRead More

Dr. Wynne to give SMHS State of the School address Jan. 25

Dr. Wynne to give SMHS State of the School address Jan. 25

January 7, 2021 at 12:01 pm

Just a reminder: The annual SMHS Faculty Assembly has been set for 3 p.m. (CST) on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, via Zoom. Please place this important meeting on your calendar. Dr. Joshua Wynne, UND’s vice president for Health Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences, willRead More

SMHS Holiday Gathering for all campuses to be held online Dec. 10

SMHS Holiday Gathering for all campuses to be held online Dec. 10

December 3, 2020 at 11:51 am

In lieu of holiday parties on all four campuses this year, the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences will host a single Holiday Gathering via Zoom for all SMHS staff and faculty from all campuses at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10. Although the event’s program is still beingRead More

Scholarships available for 2021 Dakota Conference

Scholarships available for 2021 Dakota Conference

October 22, 2020 at 2:36 pm

Scholarship funds are available to cover registration costs for the Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health through the State Office of Rural Health grant program at the Center for Rural Health. The funds will cover the conference registration fee only; hotel, travel, preconference, and banquet costs are not covered.Read More

McLean and Montgomery to present on mental wellbeing and COVID on Nov. 9

McLean and Montgomery to present on mental wellbeing and COVID on Nov. 9

October 22, 2020 at 2:34 pm

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a strain on all of us, not only physically and socially, but financially, professionally, and personally. As such, several reports suggest that mental illness has been increasing rapidly over the past eight months. But guidance, support, and help are available. From noon to 1 p.m.Read More

ACP and SHM North Dakota Chapters joint annual (virtual) meeting Oct. 16

ACP and SHM North Dakota Chapters joint annual (virtual) meeting Oct. 16

October 8, 2020 at 5:12 pm

The American College of Physicians North Dakota Chapter and Society of Hospital Medicine North Dakota Chapter will hold a joint annual virtual meeting via Zoom on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. There is no registration fee due to the virtual platform. The annual poster competition associated with the meeting will beRead More

DaCCoTA Community Engagement and Outreach core hosts Tribal IRB Workshop Oct. 6

DaCCoTA Community Engagement and Outreach core hosts Tribal IRB Workshop Oct. 6

September 24, 2020 at 3:19 pm

Please join the DaCCoTA and UND Indigenous Health and INMED teams via Zoom on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, for a day-long Tribal IRB workshop. The workshop will bring together professionals from across the region in an effort to help researchers better navigate the IRB, grant writing and community engagement processes, particularlyRead More

OT honor society to host stroke workshop with Dr. Emily Kringle Oct. 12

OT honor society to host stroke workshop with Dr. Emily Kringle Oct. 12

September 24, 2020 at 3:18 pm

The Pi Theta Epsilon (PTE) occupational therapy honor society will host an in-service event on health promotion among stroke survivors on Monday, Oct. 12 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. At this virtual event, Dr. Emily Kringle will give a presentation entitled “Meaningful Daily Activities for Health: Reducing Sedentary Behavior afterRead More