Events

Van Eck to discuss game-based learning in medical education at next EBTG meeting on Dec. 4

Van Eck to discuss game-based learning in medical education at next EBTG meeting on Dec. 4

November 15, 2018 at 12:45 pm

All are invited to attend the next Evidence-Based Teaching Group (EBTG) meeting as Dr. Richard Van Eck, Associate Dean for Teaching and Learning, presents “What Can Game-Based Learning Teach Us About Medical Education?” at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4, in room W201 of the UND School of Medicine &Read More

Felix Yarovinsky to discuss Toxoplasma gondii Infection at CoBRE seminar Dec. 12

Felix Yarovinsky to discuss Toxoplasma gondii Infection at CoBRE seminar Dec. 12

November 15, 2018 at 12:44 pm

Felix Yarovinsky, MD, will give a presentation entitled “Toxoplasma gondii Infection: From Innate Immunity to Inflammatory Disease” at a CoBRE seminar at the SMHS at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Dr. Yarovinsky is an associate professor at the Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology in the Department of Microbiology andRead More

Mary O’Riordan to present at Host-Pathogen seminar Nov. 14

Mary O’Riordan to present at Host-Pathogen seminar Nov. 14

November 6, 2018 at 12:31 pm

Mary O’Riordan, PhD, the Frederick C. Neidhardt Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Michigan Medical School, will give a presentation entitled “Cells on Fire: Amplifying Immune Defense through Cellular Stress Responses” at noon on Nov. 14. The event, sponsored by SMHS Host-Pathogen CoBRE, is open to everyone andRead More

Abby Fredrickson, MD, presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Nov. 7

Abby Fredrickson, MD, presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Nov. 7

November 1, 2018 at 10:36 am

Abby Fredrickson, MD, will present ” Communication Between Specialties: What do they really want to know?” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, November 7, 2018, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Fredrickson is a second-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Robert J. Olson,Read More

Zen in 10 in November

Zen in 10 in November

October 24, 2018 at 3:22 pm

Zen in 10 focuses on stretching, breathing, and having fun with coworkers. Go back to work with less stress, more energy, and better body functioning. Sessions will be held at the SMHS from 10:40 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout November (except Thursday, Nov. 22) in SMHS Room W202. Services provided by KayRead More

Java with Josh at SMHS on Thursday, Feb. 7

Java with Josh at SMHS on Thursday, Feb. 7

October 24, 2018 at 1:53 pm

You are invited to join Dean Joshua Wynne for complimentary coffee or tea at Java with Josh from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7 in the Tello-Skjerseth Atrium (across the hall from the Family and Community Medicine and Population Health suites) at the SMHS building in Grand Forks. Dr. Wynne will discuss what’s new at the School and takeRead More

Bench dedication for Lorraine Ettl at SMHS Oct. 19

Bench dedication for Lorraine Ettl at SMHS Oct. 19

October 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm

For a quarter century Lorraine Ettl was a medical librarian at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) Harley E. French Medical Library. Beginning at UND in 1970, Ettl retired in 1995. She passed away in 2017. To celebrate Ettl’s life and legacy as a resource for studentsRead More

Shabb to discuss “Synthesizing Knowledge using Concept Maps” at next EBTG meeting Nov. 6

Shabb to discuss “Synthesizing Knowledge using Concept Maps” at next EBTG meeting Nov. 6

October 18, 2018 at 1:59 pm

John Shabb, PhD, associate professor in the UND Department of Biomedical Sciences, will lead a discussion session titled “Synthesizing Knowledge Using Concept Maps” from 11 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, November 6 for the next Evidence-Based Teaching Group meeting. The session will be held in room W201 at the UND SchoolRead More

Yu-Ting Wung, M.D., presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on October 17

Yu-Ting Wung, M.D., presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on October 17

October 15, 2018 at 8:57 am

Yu-Ting Wung, MD, will present ” Conversion Disorder (FND: functional neurological disorder): Are They Faking Their Symptoms?” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17 at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Wung is a fourth-year resident in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science. TanyaRead More

JLG to host forum on new hospital at Gorecki Alumni Center Nov. 1

JLG to host forum on new hospital at Gorecki Alumni Center Nov. 1

October 11, 2018 at 4:01 am

As part of its pre-design work on the new Altru Health System hospital scheduled to be built in Grand Forks, JLG Architects is hosting a community forum on hospital planning from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 1 at the Gorecki Alumni Center on UND’s campus. The event,Read More

Full Spectrum Opioid Stewardship seminar at UND SMHS on Nov. 9

Full Spectrum Opioid Stewardship seminar at UND SMHS on Nov. 9

October 4, 2018 at 11:00 pm

Grand Forks Public Health and the UND Center for Rural Health are sponsoring the seminar “Full Spectrum Opioid Stewardship: Appropriate Prescribing, Medication Assisted Treatment, and ProjectECHO,” which will take place at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences on Friday, November 9. Although primarily oriented toward physicians and advanced practice providers,Read More

Zen in 10 in October

Zen in 10 in October

September 26, 2018 at 11:00 pm

Zen in 10 focuses on stretching, breathing, and having fun with coworkers. Go back to work with less stress, more energy, and better body functioning. Sessions will be held at the SMHS from 10:40 a.m. to 10:50 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout October (except Oct. 4, 9, and 11) in SMHS RoomRead More

Get your flu shot at SMHS Sept. 17!

Get your flu shot at SMHS Sept. 17!

September 26, 2018 at 11:00 am

UND Student Health Services is offering a series of dates and locations for UND faculty, staff, and students to get their flu shot this fall. One such clinic will be held at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.,Read More

Dean Wynne to present at UND’s Faculty Lecture Series Wednesday, Sept. 26

Dean Wynne to present at UND’s Faculty Lecture Series Wednesday, Sept. 26

September 20, 2018 at 11:59 pm

Next week, SMHS Dean Joshua Wynne, MD, MBA, MPH, will present a talk titled “From Throat Ache to Heartache – A Tale of Rheumatic Fever Through Time and Across Continents” as part of UND’s 2018-19 Faculty Lecture series. Left untreated, the bacteria that causes strep throat can result in rheumaticRead More

Sim Center staff back from NAEMSE Educator Symposium and Trade Show, prep for open house

Sim Center staff back from NAEMSE Educator Symposium and Trade Show, prep for open house

September 13, 2018 at 2:23 pm

Tim Shea, CHSOS, Simulation Coordinator at the SMHS, is back recently from the 23rd Annual National Association of EMS Educators (NAEMSE) Educator Symposium and Trade Show, which was held in Washington DC, Aug. 31 to Sept. 5. Tim presented a four-hour pre-conference course entitled “Making Low Cost EMS Task Trainers.”Read More