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Library and Information Resources hours

Library and Information Resources hours

November 12, 2020 at 9:36 am

The Library and Information Resources Info Desk resumed regular hours on Thursday, Nov. 12. The desk is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is closed from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Information Resources and Library Resources staff may also be reached by phone. Call 701.777.3993 to arrange forRead More

A new tool in the fight against breast cancer?

A new tool in the fight against breast cancer?

November 5, 2020 at 4:37 pm

The statistics are by now too well-known: one in eight women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Likewise, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among American women. Although prevention and treatment for this and other cancers has come aRead More

Library Resources information desk closed through Nov. 11

Library Resources information desk closed through Nov. 11

November 5, 2020 at 4:36 pm

Just a reminder: The Library and Information Resources information desk will be closed through Wednesday, Nov. 11. It will reopen on Thursday, Nov. 12. Still need technology/equipment? Contact Information Resources at 701.777.3993 for equipment checkout during the desk closure. Information Resources and Library Resources staff will remain available to assistRead More

Lukas Mueller to give Surgery Grand Rounds on frostbite management on Nov. 6

Lukas Mueller to give Surgery Grand Rounds on frostbite management on Nov. 6

November 5, 2020 at 1:12 pm

Lukas Mueller, M.D., a PGY-V resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Frostbite Management” at Sanford Medical Center – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 6, 2020. Everyone is welcome to attend. The objectives of Dr. Mueller’s talkRead More

Faculty development session: Teaching well in the time of COVID

Faculty development session: Teaching well in the time of COVID

November 5, 2020 at 10:44 am

Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship invites you to join us on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, from noon to 1 p.m. (CST) for a live event on Zoom (and recorded for later viewing). Presenters Dr. Richard Van Eck, associate dean for Teaching & Learning, and Dr. Adrienne Salentiny, instructional designer at the SMHS,Read More

Conor Roche to give Surgery Grand Rounds on robotics in general surgery Oct. 30

Conor Roche to give Surgery Grand Rounds on robotics in general surgery Oct. 30

October 29, 2020 at 3:49 pm

Conor Roche, M.D., a PGY-II resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Robotics in General Surgery: Update” at the UND Medical Education Center, Room 140, in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 30. Everyone is welcome to attend. The objectivesRead More

Kyle Cleasby to present Psychiatry Grand Rounds on “internet addiction” Nov. 4

Kyle Cleasby to present Psychiatry Grand Rounds on “internet addiction” Nov. 4

October 29, 2020 at 12:48 pm

Kyle Cleasby, M.D., a second-year resident in the UND Psychiatry Residency Training Program, will present “Internet Addition” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, for the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds. This presentation will be done via zoom/video conferencing. Tiffany Doyle, M.D., clinical assistant professor at UNDRead More

Monica Norby

Monica Norby

October 29, 2020 at 12:39 pm

Monica Norby is a laboratory experience manager in the microbiology and anatomy/physiology labs with UND’s Department of Biomedical Sciences in Grand Forks. In this role, Monica is responsible for preparing and teaching microbiology labs. Originally from Rolla, N.D., Monica attended University of Jamestown and University of Wisconsin-Madison. She earned aRead More

Nancy Nettum

Nancy Nettum

October 29, 2020 at 10:54 am

Greetings everyone! My name is Nancy Nettum and I’m the new administrative assistant for the UND Department of Medical Laboratory Science. My hometown is Kindred, N.D., and I now reside on a farm near Buxton, N.D., with my husband Robyn. We farm for a living with Robyn’s two brothers inRead 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

Med students present posters at National Association of Medical Examiners meeting

Med students present posters at National Association of Medical Examiners meeting

October 22, 2020 at 2:35 pm

McKenzie Jackson and Cassondra (Cassie) Kambeitz, both fourth-year medical students at the SMHS, presented posters at the National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME) virtual annual meeting Oct. 16-17, 2020. The title of McKenzie’s poster was “Postmortem diagnosis of Clostridium without culture confirmation” and the title of Cassie’s poster was “Thrombosis ofRead 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

National Internal Medicine Day is Oct. 28

National Internal Medicine Day is Oct. 28

October 22, 2020 at 2:24 pm

Dr. Dinesh Bande, clinical professor and chair of UND’s Department of Internal Medicine, and the Department of Internal Medicine wish everyone a Happy National Internal Medicine Day on Wednesday, Oct. 28. The American College of Physicians (ACP) has officially established National Internal Medicine Day, which hereafter will be celebrated onRead More

United Way kicks off 2020 campaign

United Way kicks off 2020 campaign

October 22, 2020 at 1:16 pm

This past Monday was the official kick-off of the 2020 University of North Dakota United Way campaign. Many UND faculty and staff members committed their support for neighbors in need in our community in 2019, and we hope even more will make that commitment in 2020. Our UND campaign willRead More

ACP North Dakota Chapter announces 2020 awards

ACP North Dakota Chapter announces 2020 awards

October 15, 2020 at 10:59 pm

The American College of Physicians North Dakota Chapter is proud to announce award winners from its annual virtual meeting to be held on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. The Laureate Award was presented to Dr. Neville Alberto. The Laureate Award honors Fellows and Masters of the College who have demonstrated by theirRead More