Post Tagged with: "School of Medicine & Health Sciences"

The Shoulders of Giants

The Shoulders of Giants

January 13, 2022 at

UND says goodbye to Dr. Robert Eelkema, a prime mover and all-time great advocate for School of Medicine & Health Sciences

INMED faculty Nicole Redvers wins national 2021 Sustainability Award

INMED faculty Nicole Redvers wins national 2021 Sustainability Award

December 16, 2021 at

Award from Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education recognizes Redvers’ research

A Special Session to remember

A Special Session to remember

December 14, 2021 at

North Dakota lawmakers approve multiple high-impact projects for UND, to the lasting benefit of students, Grand Forks and the state

Dr. Kay Miller Temple, a physician/journalist who is a web writer for the Rural Health Information hub, holds a stethoscope as well as a notebook and pen, the tools of her two trades. Photo by Tom Dennis/UND Today.

Still giving back

November 18, 2021 at

Dr. Kay Miller Temple uses her unique background to reach national audience through UND’s Center for Rural Health

Dr. Donald Warne, Associate Dean of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences and director of the University's Public Health and Indians Into Medicine programs, testifies before the Food and Nutrition Subcommittee of the U.S. U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry, Nov. 2, 2021. Web screenshot.

UND researcher: American Indians’ health disparities often rooted in nutritional disparities

November 4, 2021 at

But evidence-based, tribally specific solutions can help address both disparities, Dr. Don Warne tells Senate subcommittee 

Former SMHS faculty member Dr. Gopal Das is shown here during his and his family's recent meeting with the University of North Dakota Foundation in Las Vegas. At the meeting, Das formally establish the Wadhwani Family Endowed Chair of Translational Research.  Image courtesy of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Thank you, Dr. Das: Gift from former faculty member creates endowed chair

October 28, 2021 at

Wadhwani Family Endowed Chair will help prepare next generation of researchers, health care providers

Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

A.R. in the O.R.

October 14, 2021 at

UND’s departments of surgery and computer science team up to explore augmented reality technology in the operating room

A priceless gift of teaching and learning

A priceless gift of teaching and learning

October 5, 2021 at

‘Thank you,’ said UND to the families, as the University honored people whose body donations have helped train medical and health-sciences students

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Professor wins national public-health award

October 5, 2021 at

Dr. Don Warne given Association’s Helen Rodríguez-Trías Award for Social Justice 

Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Keeping infectious and inflammatory diseases on the run

September 21, 2021 at

Biomedical research center at UND awarded $10.7 million renewal from NIH

Jacque Gray (left), research associate professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, and
SMHS Wellness Advocate
Michelle Montgomery
spearheaded UND's adoption of the Mental Health First Aid training program for second-year medical students. UND SMHS photo.

First aid for the brain

September 9, 2021 at

Faculty at School of Medicine & Health Sciences introduce Mental Health First Aid program to second-year medical students

Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

World’s first Department of Indigenous Health

August 10, 2021 at

New department will serve as hub of Indigenous programs at UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Fort Berthold Reservation physician and councilwoman for the Three Affiliated Tribes Dr. Monica Mayer embraces UND First Lady Kathy Armacost, after presenting the First Lady and President Armacost with traditional star quilts as gifts during a visit by UND leaders to the Tribe's new Interpretive Center in New Town, N.D. on July 29, 2021. Three Affiliated Tribes Chairman Mark Fox (at left) looks on with Dr. Don Warne, director of UND's Indians into Medicine program, in the foreground. Both Fox and Dr. Mayer are UND alumni. Photo by David Dodds.

Armacosts, SMHS Indigenous and Public Health professionals visit alumni leaders of the Three Affiliated Tribes

August 3, 2021 at

Potential areas of collaboration between the Tribes and University discussed, especially in health education and outreach

New degree unites law and MPH

New degree unites law and MPH

July 20, 2021 at

School of Law and School of Medicine & Health Sciences announce dual JD/MPH degree

Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, keynotes UND-hosted conference

Tom Vilsack, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, keynotes UND-hosted conference

June 29, 2021 at

At conference for rural-health reporters, Vilsack speaks on Agriculture Department’s impact on rural health