Events

UND Staff Senate Tubs of Love fundraiser runs through Feb. 4

UND Staff Senate Tubs of Love fundraiser runs through Feb. 4

January 20, 2022 at 2:39 pm

The Tubs of Love Campaign has started! The UND Staff Senate is collecting donations for the Community Violence Intervention Center (CVIC) and Northlands Rescue Mission Backpack Program until Feb. 4, 2022. Collection tubs are located across the UND campus, including in the School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Look forRead More

Frank Low Research Day to be held on April 21

Frank Low Research Day to be held on April 21

January 13, 2022 at 11:45 am

The 42nd Annual Frank Low Research Day will be held as a virtual event on Thursday, April 21, 2022, and will feature keynote speaker Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D., director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). NIGMS supports more than 5,500 investigators and 5,000 research grants–around 11 percentRead More

SMHS Holiday Gathering to be held online Dec. 15

SMHS Holiday Gathering to be held online Dec. 15

December 2, 2021 at 3:40 pm

Although the pandemic has again interrupted our School’s plans for in-person holiday parties across the state, the School of Medicine & Health Sciences will host a one-hour Holiday Gathering for all SMHS students, faculty, and staff at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 15. Join us after hours with your ownRead More

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Rural Health Interest Group to host inside look at emergency medicine on Dec. 7

November 29, 2021 at 3:23 pm

The Rural Health Interest Group (RHIG) is hosting a hybrid event designed to give medical and health sciences students an inside peek at the world of emergency medicine on Tuesday, Dec. 7. UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences alumni Dr. Brian Skow, currently with Avera eCARE, will discuss emergencyRead More

UND Center for Rural Health and MLS teams to host workforce forum Dec. 10

UND Center for Rural Health and MLS teams to host workforce forum Dec. 10

November 29, 2021 at 3:22 pm

Join UND’s Center for Rural Health (CRH) and Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLS) Chair Brooke Solberg on Friday, Dec. 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to discuss UND’s MLS program and brainstorm ideas on working collaboratively to address laboratory workforce shortages in North Dakota. Rural facility leadership andRead More

Java with Josh set for Nov. 2

Java with Josh set for Nov. 2

October 28, 2021 at 10:55 am

All UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us virtually for Java with Josh on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, with their own coffee, tea, or juice! Dr. Wynne will answer any questions you may have about the SMHS and its operations and events,Read More

Register now for SMHS Oct. 22 Continuing Education Symposium on “disrupting aging”

Register now for SMHS Oct. 22 Continuing Education Symposium on “disrupting aging”

September 30, 2021 at 10:11 am

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences is scheduled to host its annual Continuing Education Symposium on Friday, Oct. 22, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. via Zoom (and tentatively in person at the SMHS building in Grand Forks). This year’s event will focus on new developments in geriatric research and care, focusingRead More

Primary Care Week 2021 events announced

Primary Care Week 2021 events announced

September 23, 2021 at 9:37 am

UND’s Center for Rural Health and School of Medicine & Health Sciences and their partners have announced the events for Primary Care Week 2021. All events will be held either online and/or in the SMHS building. Events include: Monday, Sept. 27: Primary Care’s impact on rural and underserved populations (featuring Dr.Read More

“Drive-by” farewell for Dr. Jacque Gray Sept. 29

“Drive-by” farewell for Dr. Jacque Gray Sept. 29

September 16, 2021 at 11:19 am

On Wednesday, Sept. 29, friends and colleagues will host a drive-by celebration to honor Dr. Jacque Gray’s commitment and service to the Indigenous and UND communities from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. outside the front doors of the SMHS. Dr. Gray, associate director of Indigenous Programs at the UND Center forRead More

Flu shots available at the Fritz Pollard Athletic Center Sept. 24

Flu shots available at the Fritz Pollard Athletic Center Sept. 24

September 16, 2021 at 11:16 am

A second flu shot clinic will take place at the Fritz Pollard Athletic Center for UND students, faculty, and staff on Friday Sept. 24. The clinic will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Those looking to get a shot should wear short sleeves and bring an insurance card andRead More

Register Today! American College of Physicians and Society of Hospital Medicine N.D. Chapters virtual meeting Oct. 8

Register Today! American College of Physicians and Society of Hospital Medicine N.D. Chapters virtual meeting Oct. 8

September 9, 2021 at 1:06 pm

The North Dakota Chapters of the American College of Physicians (ACP) and Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) will have a joint annual virtual meeting on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. The poster competition and Doctor’s Dilemma associated with the meeting will be on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. Refresh your knowledge, earnRead More

12th annual Joggin’ with Josh set for Sept. 23

12th annual Joggin’ with Josh set for Sept. 23

September 9, 2021 at 9:50 am

Each fall, Dr. Joshua Wynne, UND vice president for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences, invites all UND students, faculty, staff and community members to advocate healthful lifestyles by joining him for Joggin’ with Josh, an informal 5K or 10K walk, jog, or run aroundRead More

UND’s Deeded Body Program to host interment service on Oct. 1

UND’s Deeded Body Program to host interment service on Oct. 1

August 26, 2021 at 11:10 am

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Deeded Body Program, housed within the Department of Biomedical Sciences, will host an interment service at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1. The memorial event allows the program to show its appreciation for those who have donated their bodies to the program overRead More

Active Shooter training to be held at SMHS Sept. 8

Active Shooter training to be held at SMHS Sept. 8

August 26, 2021 at 11:00 am

UND Emergency Management Director Jennifer Berger and Lt. Danny Wiegel from the University Police Department will be at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8, to present information on how to handle an active shooter situation. The hybrid presentation willRead More

Java with Josh on Aug. 19

Java with Josh on Aug. 19

August 12, 2021 at 2:46 pm

All SMHS faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us virtually for Java with Josh on Thursday, Aug. 19, 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