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INMED faculty Nicole Redvers wins 2021 AASHE Sustainability Award

INMED faculty Nicole Redvers wins 2021 AASHE Sustainability Award

November 18, 2021 at 12:48 pm

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has named Nicole Redvers, N.D., M.P.H., assistant professor in the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) Department of Family & Community Medicine and Indians Into Medicine (INMED) program, winner of the 2021 AASHE Sustainability Award in theRead More

Teaching Asynchronously: Tips and tricks for effective, engaging recorded lectures

Teaching Asynchronously: Tips and tricks for effective, engaging recorded lectures

November 18, 2021 at 12:47 pm

We hope you’ll join us for the final TLAS session of 2021, “Teaching Asynchronously: Tips and Tricks for Effective, Engaging Recorded Lectures,” presented by Dr. Adrienne Salentiny on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021, at noon (central time). This session will be streamed on Zoom and recorded for later viewing. You canRead More

McLaughlin presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on psychiatry in palliative care on Dec. 1

McLaughlin presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on psychiatry in palliative care on Dec. 1

November 18, 2021 at 12:42 pm

Jessica McLaughlin, M.D., will present “The Rising Role of Psychiatry in Palliative Care” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. McLaughlin is a second-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Neville Alberto, M.D., FACP, program director ofRead More

Richard M. Morgan

Richard M. Morgan

November 18, 2021 at 12:21 pm

Richard M. (Ricky) Morgan is a new assistant professor with the Department of Physical Therapy at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks. Ricky’s responsibilities include teaching in the areas of orthopedics, basic sciences, and general physical therapy care. In addition, he will be mentoring andRead More

Research Tips: NIH ‘FORMS-G’ grant instructions coming for Jan. 25 due dates

Research Tips: NIH ‘FORMS-G’ grant instructions coming for Jan. 25 due dates

November 18, 2021 at 11:14 am

The National Institutes of Health has issued NOT-OD-21-169 announcing the new FORMS-G. When starting a new ASSIST application, note that you will need to choose either FORMS-F (use on or before Jan. 25, 2022) or FORMS-G (use after Jan. 25, 2022). Please use the correct form at the time youRead More

Balwinder Singh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on depression and ketamine Nov. 17

Balwinder Singh presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on depression and ketamine Nov. 17

November 10, 2021 at 1:30 pm

Balwinder Singh, M.D., will present “Ketamine for Treatment-Resistant Depression: An Update!” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Singh is an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science in Rochester, Minn.,Read More

Stephanie Hoffman

Stephanie Hoffman

November 10, 2021 at 1:29 pm

Stephanie Hoffman is an administrative assistant at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Southeast Campus in Fargo. Stephanie is responsible for managing the daily operations of the fourth-year medical student schedule and will function as first contact to those students. She also schedules third-year students’ specialty exploration rotations;Read More

Mariah Kuntz

Mariah Kuntz

November 10, 2021 at 1:28 pm

Mariah Kuntz is the new administrative secretary for the Department of Pathology at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. In this position, Mariah is responsible for providing administrative support to faculty, staff, and students in the Pathology Department and for the forensics program. Prior to joining Pathology, MariahRead More

Research Tidbit: Financial Conflict of Interest via CITI

Research Tidbit: Financial Conflict of Interest via CITI

November 10, 2021 at 1:11 pm

Researchers! Did you know that the Public Health Service Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) training is now done through CITI training for faculty and staff? Currently, the electronic proposal routing system, Novelution, is not yet integrated with the CITI training. For now, if you receive a notification about FCOI fromRead More

Abdallah Abou Zahr to give Neurology Grand Rounds on hematological malignancies and neurology Nov. 18

Abdallah Abou Zahr to give Neurology Grand Rounds on hematological malignancies and neurology Nov. 18

November 4, 2021 at 2:23 pm

Abdallah Abou Zahr, M.D., a physician in the Oncology Department at Sanford Health, will present a talk entitled “Neurological Complications in Hematological Malignancies” at the Brain & Spine Clinic’s conference room 10, located at 700 First Ave. S., Fargo, N.D., from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18,Read More

Medical Laboratory Science students receive scholarships for 2021-22

Medical Laboratory Science students receive scholarships for 2021-22

November 4, 2021 at 2:06 pm

The Department of Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences has awarded scholarships to several medical laboratory science students for the upcoming academic year. Funds for the scholarships are given from various private sources, endowments, and scholarship funds. Scholarship winners for the 2021-2022 academicRead More

Shea earns advanced designation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare

Shea earns advanced designation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare

November 4, 2021 at 1:42 pm

Tim Shea, Simulation Coordinator for the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Simulation Center and Medical Operations Director of SIM-ND, has earned his Certified Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist – Advanced (CHSOS-A) designation. The designation is granted by the international Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSiH). Shea is among only 29 peopleRead More

Department of Internal Medicine to host Grand Rounds event on COVID-19 Nov. 17

Department of Internal Medicine to host Grand Rounds event on COVID-19 Nov. 17

November 4, 2021 at 1:31 pm

The next Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds event, “COVID-19 Updates,” will be broadcast via Zoom from noon to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021. This presentation features Avish Nagpal, M.D., clinical associate professor in the Department of Internal Medicine and medical director of Infection Prevention and Control atRead More

Alexandria Thoelke

Alexandria Thoelke

November 4, 2021 at 1:23 pm

Alexandria (Alley) Thoelke joined the Rural Health Information Hub in October 2021 as an Outreach Specialist. In this role, Alley collaborates with organizations across the country to spread awareness of the services that RHIhub offers. Alley focuses on the development, creation, and maintenance of the website and social media, planningRead More

Brittany Dryburgh

Brittany Dryburgh

November 4, 2021 at 1:20 pm

Brittany Dryburgh is a project coordinator with the Center for Rural Health (CRH) at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks. Brittany’s responsibilities include working with the State Office of Rural Health, the Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health, and the RuralRead More