Events

Postpartum Support International to host three perinatal care workshops Sept. 14-16

Postpartum Support International to host three perinatal care workshops Sept. 14-16

August 5, 2021 at 2:20 pm

Postpartum Support International (PSI) is sponsoring three perinatal CME events to be held in the region in September. Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care Sept. 14-15: Moorhead, Minn., at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Training faculty: Crystal Clancy, LMFT, PMH-C; Katie Kmiecik, LCPC, PMH-C; and Samantha Huguelet, DNP, APRN, CNS,Read More

Registration extended, poster prizes announced for Host-Pathogen Symposium on Sept. 21

Registration extended, poster prizes announced for Host-Pathogen Symposium on Sept. 21

August 5, 2021 at 1:57 pm

The SMHS Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Host-Pathogen Interactions is inviting researchers and clinicians interested in infection, immunity, and inflammation to participate in the Sixth Annual Host-Pathogen CoBRE Symposium to be held as a virtual event on Tuesday, Sept. 21. Confirmed keynote speakers for the event are: ThomasRead More

Tom Mohr retirement gathering June 23

Tom Mohr retirement gathering June 23

June 10, 2021 at 3:41 pm

Tom Mohr, P.T., Ph.D., Associate Dean for Health Sciences at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences and former chair of the Department of Physical Therapy, is retiring on June 30! To celebrate Tom’s long career at UND, the Department of Physical Therapy is helping to coordinate a recognitionRead More

Registration now open for virtual 2021 DaCCoTA Symposium

Registration now open for virtual 2021 DaCCoTA Symposium

June 3, 2021 at 1:38 pm

The 2021 virtual DaCCoTA Annual Symposium is scheduled for June 18, 2021, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is now open here! Join us for: Educational Opportunities (sessions on dissecting clinical trial design, the NIH Study Section and you, nurse navigators in oncology care, mentorship, and rural community engagement) PosterRead More

Register today for the virtual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health

Register today for the virtual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health

May 20, 2021 at 4:04 pm

The 36th annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health will be held virtually from June 2-4, 2021! Registration fees have been reduced for the 2021 conference (registration deadline is June 2). The Dakota Conference provides an opportunity for over 300 healthcare professionals, educators, and students to share strategies for buildingRead More

UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences to confer 75 doctor of medicine degrees on new physicians

UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences to confer 75 doctor of medicine degrees on new physicians

May 6, 2021 at 11:17 am

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) will confer the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree to 75 graduating medical students in a students-only Commencement Ceremony to be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 8. Family and friends will participate from a distance through the use of liveRead More

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