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Summer 2019 edition of North Dakota Medicine available now!

Summer 2019 edition of North Dakota Medicine available now!

June 19, 2019 at 10:46 am

The summer 2019 edition of the SMHS quarterly North Dakota Medicine is available now! This issue focuses on UND’s historic Indians Into Medicine (INMED) program and features stories on the origins of INMED more than 40 years ago, a profile on INMED Director Don Warne, and an interview with INMEDRead More

Doctoral Examination set for Ethan Snow on June 17

Doctoral Examination set for Ethan Snow on June 17

June 13, 2019 at 1:26 pm

The Doctoral Examination for Ethan Snow, a candidate for the Ph.D.degree with a major in Biomedical Sciences, is set for 9 a.m. on June 17, 2019, in room W202 of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Snow’s dissertation title is: “Effects of a Confidence-Based, Individualized Remediation Strategy on Student Learning and Final GradesRead More

UND Night at Target Field set for July 18

UND Night at Target Field set for July 18

June 12, 2019 at 1:22 pm

The University of North Dakota and the Minnesota Twins have again partnered for “UND Night” at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn., on Thursday, July 18. Come show your support for UND and the Twins as they take on Oakland at 7:10 p.m. This special UND Night ticket package includes your ticket to theRead More

Farewell reception for Nicole Klemisch June 14

Farewell reception for Nicole Klemisch June 14

June 6, 2019 at 9:19 am

A farewell reception honoring Nicole Klemisch, nursing supervisor at the Bismarck Center for Family Medicine (CFM), will be held on June 14 from noon to 1 p.m. in the Bismarck CFM. Please join us in celebrating Nicole’s 21 (!) years of service to the Center for Family Medicine.

Master of Public Health Program welcomes Melanie Nadeau as new assistant director

Master of Public Health Program welcomes Melanie Nadeau as new assistant director

June 6, 2019 at 8:21 am

The Master of Public Health program at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences would like to welcome Melanie Nadeau, Ph.D., M.P.H., as the program’s new assistant director. Dr. Nadeau was previously the Operational Director at the American Indian Public Health Resource Center housed at North Dakota State University.Read More

Great Plains IDeA CTR to host IRB workshop Aug. 23 in Omaha

Great Plains IDeA CTR to host IRB workshop Aug. 23 in Omaha

June 6, 2019 at 8:21 am

The Great Plains IDeA CTR, a consortium of institutions across the upper-Midwest (including UND) working to build an infrastructure to advance clinical and translational research, is hosting another IRB workshop this summer. The workshop will be held on Friday, Aug. 23, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. within the University ofRead More

Two MPH students win Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center stipends

Two MPH students win Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center stipends

June 6, 2019 at 8:20 am

Anna Ojczyk and Courtney Brackin, students in the UND Master of Public Health (MPH) Program, have been awarded research stipends from the Rocky Mountain Public Health Training Center (RMPHTC). The second-year students will receive a stipend of $1,500 that supports field placements and collaborative learning projects. Ojczyk and Brackin are amongRead More

Retirement reception for Lori Anderson June 25

Retirement reception for Lori Anderson June 25

June 6, 2019 at 8:19 am

Please join the SMHS Department of Surgery on Tuesday, June 25, as it hosts a retirement reception for residency coordinator Lori Anderson. Lori began employment with the SMHS at the Grand Forks Family Practice Center in a part-time laboratory tech position in September 1984. She was then hired into an administrativeRead More

Farewell reception for Deb Hanson, Renee Mabey, and Sonia Zimmerman June 19

Farewell reception for Deb Hanson, Renee Mabey, and Sonia Zimmerman June 19

June 6, 2019 at 8:18 am

On Wednesday, June 19, the SMHS Departments of Physical and Occupational Therapy will co-host a farewell reception for Sonia Zimmerman, Deb Hanson, and Renee Mabey. Debra Hanson, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA, and Sonia Zimmerman, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA, are both professors in the Department of Occupational Therapy. Debra has been with UND for nearlyRead More

MPH Program grad Alison Traynor given “40 Under 40” designation by de Beaumont Foundation

MPH Program grad Alison Traynor given “40 Under 40” designation by de Beaumont Foundation

May 30, 2019 at 10:01 am

Alison Traynor, Suicide Prevention Program Director for the North Dakota Department of Health and UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMSH) graduate, was recently named to the de Beaumont Foundation’s “40 under 40 in public health” list for 2019. Alison is a 2018 graduate of the SMHS Master ofRead More

Cory Stejskal

Cory Stejskal

May 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

Cory Stejskal is the systems administrator for the SMHS Information Resources department. In this position, Cory manages over 100 servers all critical to operations at the UND SMHS, ranging from central file storage for the whole School to servers that handle student applications. This position is also responsible for managingRead More

Mallory Koshiol to give Surgery Grand Rounds on May 31

Mallory Koshiol to give Surgery Grand Rounds on May 31

May 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

Mallory Koshiol, MPH, director of quality at Sanford Health, will present a talk entitled “Quality 2018 Year in Review, Surgery Resident Grand Rounds, Sanford Fargo Region” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, May 31. All are welcome to attend.* ThisRead More

Biomedical Sciences to host seminar by Tulane’s Dr. Jay Kolls on June 12

Biomedical Sciences to host seminar by Tulane’s Dr. Jay Kolls on June 12

May 30, 2019 at 9:59 am

On June 12, the SMHS Department of Biomedical Sciences will host a seminar by visiting lecturer Jay Kolls, MD, the John W. Deming Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine at Tulane University. Dr. Kolls’s talk, entitled “Type 17 Immunity at Mucosal Surfaces,” will be held in SMHS Room E101 (Charles H. Fee, MD,Read More

UND to host cancer research symposium for DaCCoTA group June 8

UND to host cancer research symposium for DaCCoTA group June 8

May 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

The University of North Dakota (UND) School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) is proud to present the first annual DaCCoTA Symposium, to be held at the SMHS (1301 N. Columbia Rd., Grand Forks, N.D.) from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2019. In 2018, UND was awarded a $20.3Read More

Library Resources information desk summer hours

Library Resources information desk summer hours

May 23, 2019 at 9:46 am

Beginning Friday, May 24, the Library Resources information desk summer hours will be: Monday to Friday:  8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday/Sunday:  closed On Memorial Day (Monday, May 27), the Library Resources information desk will be closed. For more information or to ask a question, contact the SMHS Library ResourcesRead More