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UND Host-Pathogen Interactions CoBRE Symposium set for Sept. 25

August 16, 2018 at 1:59 am

The Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Host-Pathogen Interactions is inviting UND faculty, staff, and graduate and undergraduate students to attend the Annual Host-Pathogen CoBRE Symposium to be held at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. The Symposium will bring together experts investigatingRead More

Sim Center and Sports Medicine teams partner with Altru for on-site simulation with Fellowship residents

Sim Center and Sports Medicine teams partner with Altru for on-site simulation with Fellowship residents

August 10, 2018 at 11:03 am

On Friday, July 20, the UND SMHS Simulation Center partnered with the Department of Sports Medicine for on-site simulation with the Sports Medicine Fellowship residents from Altru Health System. Four scenarios were set up at UND’s Athletics High Performance Center. Learners took part in situations involving a dislocated knee, heat stroke, headRead More

Welcome: Kristen Leighton, Center for Rural Health

Welcome: Kristen Leighton, Center for Rural Health

August 10, 2018 at 10:55 am

Kristen Leighton is a research specialist at the Center for Rural Health (CRH) at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks. In this position, Kristen coordinates and facilitates data collection, prepares written reports of data findings, collaborates with statewide partners, and disseminates information to ruralRead More

Library Resources helpdesk hours for Aug. 13-19

Library Resources helpdesk hours for Aug. 13-19

August 10, 2018 at 10:29 am

As the new school year gets rolling, please note the changing Library Resources helpdesk hours. Helpdesk hours for the week of August 13-19 are as follows (with different hours TBA the following week): Monday, Aug. 13: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15: 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.Read More

Class of 2022 medical students to don white coats on Aug. 10

Class of 2022 medical students to don white coats on Aug. 10

August 10, 2018 at 10:25 am

Seventy-seven first-year medical students, members of the Doctor of Medicine (MD) Class of 2022, begin their journey next week to become physicians at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences (UND SMHS). Medical students’ first week is dedicated to orientation, including an introduction to UND’s nationallyRead More

New SMHS website is live!

New SMHS website is live!

August 10, 2018 at 10:02 am

If you haven’t noticed, the new UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences website is live at: https://med.und.edu. Over the next few weeks, E-News will be providing answers to a series of FAQs that many UND SMHS faculty, staff, and students may have about the site, beginning with this question: Q:  “Where are theRead More

INMED says farewell to another class of Summer Institute students

INMED says farewell to another class of Summer Institute students

August 10, 2018 at 9:57 am

The Indians into Medicine (INMED) Program at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) recently wrapped up its annual INMED Summer Institute. The six-week institute offers summer academic enrichment sessions for dozens of American Indian students at the junior high, high school, and medical preparatory levels. This year’s program hostedRead More

Renae Reinardy, Psy.D., presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds Aug. 15

Renae Reinardy, Psy.D., presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds Aug. 15

August 10, 2018 at 9:53 am

Renae Reinardy, Psy.D., will present ” Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors: Clinical Considerations in the Understanding and Treatment of Hair Pulling and Skin Picking” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Reinardy received her doctorate at Argosy University, Washington, D.C. She isRead More

New Great Plains IDeA-CTR funding opportunity

New Great Plains IDeA-CTR funding opportunity

August 10, 2018 at 9:46 am

The Great Plains IDeA-CTR Network is pleased to announce an opportunity for pilot funding through an NIH/NIGMS grant for clinical and translational research. The network is requesting a Letter of Intent (maximum of two pages) for research proposals due Friday Sept. 7, 2018. For more information at on the specifics ofRead More

Zen in 10 this summer

Zen in 10 this summer

August 10, 2018 at 9:42 am

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 from July 31 through August 30 on the EastRead More

Save the Date: American College of Physicians poster competition

Save the Date: American College of Physicians poster competition

August 10, 2018 at 9:35 am

The American College of Physicians North Dakota Chapter will hold its annual meeting in Bismarck, N.D., October 3-5, 2018. The annual poster competition associated with the meeting will be held at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo on October 3, 2018, and the main NDACP meeting will be at the Bismarck EventRead More

Welcome: Anna Pendleton, Department of Physical Therapy

Welcome: Anna Pendleton, Department of Physical Therapy

August 10, 2018 at 9:30 am

Anna Pendleton is an Administrative Secretary with the Department of Physical Therapy at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences. In her position, Anna provides support for multiple aspects of outcomes assessment research, program assessment, and student learning assessment. She also serves as the departmental receptionist and provides secretarialRead More