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Joclyn Seiler to give Surgery Grand Rounds on ob/gyn surgery for general surgeons Feb. 14

Joclyn Seiler to give Surgery Grand Rounds on ob/gyn surgery for general surgeons Feb. 14

February 5, 2020 at 11:51 am

Joclyn Seiler, M.D., a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Ob/gyn surgery for the general surgeon” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 14. Everyone is welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr.Read More

Golovko paper included in latest APSselect essay collection

Golovko paper included in latest APSselect essay collection

February 4, 2020 at 12:13 pm

Congratulations to Department of Biomedical Sciences Associate Professor and Director of the SMHS Mass Spectrometry Core Mikhail Golovko, Ph.D. A paper he helped produce was included in the Feb. 2020 APSselect, a prestigious essay collection from the American Physiology Society (APS) showcasing some of the best new articles in physiologicalRead More

Stephanie Boltz

Stephanie Boltz

January 30, 2020 at 4:17 pm

Stephanie Boltz is the new administrative secretary for the Department of Family & Community Medicine at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. In this position, Stephanie assists the co-directors of the Family Medicine Clerkship with the 8-week clinical rotations and the Rural Opportunities in Medical Education (ROME) program. OriginallyRead More

Root beer float fundraiser Monday, Feb. 3

Root beer float fundraiser Monday, Feb. 3

January 30, 2020 at 4:03 pm

Organizers of UND’s Out of the Darkness Campus Walk will host a root beer float sale from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in the SMHS second floor event space. All proceeds help the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and local organizers coordinating UND’s Out of the DarknessRead More

Sign our Thank-A-Thon card Feb. 5!

Sign our Thank-A-Thon card Feb. 5!

January 30, 2020 at 2:35 pm

Students, faculty, and everyone! As part of UND Philanthropy Month, the School of Medicine & Health Science is again participating in the UND Alumni Association & Foundation’s (AAF) annual Thank-A-Thon! To celebrate, and thank all the generous donors who contribute to everything that goes on at our School, the weRead More

Women’s Way, Spectra Health to host a 3D mammography event Feb. 20

Women’s Way, Spectra Health to host a 3D mammography event Feb. 20

January 30, 2020 at 12:47 pm

On Thursday, Feb. 20, Spectra Health in Grand Forks will host a 3D mammography event, wherein eligible women can schedule an appointment for a 3D mammogram. “With 3D mammograms, the radiologist who looks at the mammogram is able to get a better look at the breast tissue and diagnose moreRead More

UND to offer world’s first doctoral program in Indigenous health

UND to offer world’s first doctoral program in Indigenous health

January 30, 2020 at 10:56 am

The State Board of Higher Education made history last week with a vote to approve the first doctoral program in Indigenous health. It’s not only the first such program at UND or in the state. It’s the first in the world. The Ph.D. degree will launch this summer, and prospectiveRead More

Eric Curto to give Surgery Grand Rounds on cutaneous melanoma Feb. 7

Eric Curto to give Surgery Grand Rounds on cutaneous melanoma Feb. 7

January 30, 2020 at 10:27 am

Eric Curto, M.D., a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Surgical management of cutaneous melanoma” at the VA Auditorium in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 7. Everyone is welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr. Curto’s talkRead More

Wear Red Day photo on Friday, Feb. 7

Wear Red Day photo on Friday, Feb. 7

January 29, 2020 at 4:24 pm

Hey, faculty, staff, and students! The SMHS is once again helping raise awareness for heart disease by participating in the American Heart Association (AHA) “Wear Red Day” event by taking a group photo of all SMHS employees/students wearing red at 10 a.m. on the School’s grand stairs on Friday, Feb.Read More

UND Brand Education Day is Feb. 10

UND Brand Education Day is Feb. 10

January 28, 2020 at 10:41 am

Need new ideas for promotional items? Have questions about the UND Brand? If so, be sure check out UND Brand Education Day on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. UND Brand Education Day is your chance to brush up on your understanding of the UND brand and meet with local and national licensed vendors.Read More

Java with Josh on Feb. 6

Java with Josh on Feb. 6

January 23, 2020 at 3:27 pm

Please join Dean Wynne for complimentary coffee, juice, or tea at Java with Josh on Thursday, Feb. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Tello-Skjerseth Atrium in the SMHS east wing (across the hall from Family & Community Medicine and Population Health). Dr. Wynne will discuss what’s newRead More

Burd, Sens, Henry report significant research findings

Burd, Sens, Henry report significant research findings

January 23, 2020 at 1:47 pm

Three SMHS researchers this week reported publishing significant research findings in a pair of peer-reviewed journals. A lifelong fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) and SIDS researcher, Department of Pediatrics Professor Larry Burd, Ph.D., reported the end of an embargo on a paper he, SMHS Department of Pathology Chair Mary AnnRead More

Get your tickets for the SMHS Medical School Awards Gala by Monday!

Get your tickets for the SMHS Medical School Awards Gala by Monday!

January 23, 2020 at 1:30 pm

The annual SMHS Medical School Awards Gala will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Grand Forks CanadInn. The Gala is an annual event celebrating academic and performance-based awards for medical school students and faculty. The event begins with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner atRead More

Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit to be held March 19 in Fargo

Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit to be held March 19 in Fargo

January 23, 2020 at 11:49 am

Registration for the North Dakota Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Program’s Fifth Annual Hypertension Summit, to be held from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Fargo Holiday Inn on March 19, is now open! The goal of the Summit is to share the importance of hypertension diagnosis and treatment with providersRead More

Hafsa Mahmood presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Feb. 5

Hafsa Mahmood presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Feb. 5

January 23, 2020 at 11:35 am

Hafsa Mahmood, M.D., will present “Effect of Depression through Pregnancy on Mother and Child” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Mahmood is Second-Year Resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Tiffany Doyle, M.D., an adult psychiatristRead More