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

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Telepsychiatry — making the connection

May 22, 2018

At UND’s School of Medicine & Health Sciences, new technology helps psychiatry residents expand services to rural western North Dakota

An international research team, including biomedical specialists at UND's School of Medicine & Health Sciences, have developed a synthetic molecule that can kill five deadly types of multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacteria with limited side effects.

Squashing the superbugs

March 22, 2018

UND researchers help develop synthetic molecule to fight multidrug-resistant bacteria

By the numbers

By the numbers

March 8, 2018

North Dakota native Laura Block named head financial officer at School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Gaming for impact

Gaming for impact

February 22, 2018

UND medical researchers turn their attention to gamers to raise awareness of the dangers of radon

UND Physician Phil Johnson (left) of Team USA takes care of Jeremy Morin during warm-up at the 2010 IIHF World U20 Championship. Johnson currently is the team doctor with the U.S. Men's Olympic Hockey Team in South Korea. His is one of 12 UND alums serving in official capacities at the Winter Games.  Image courtest of Jeff Vinnick/HHOF-IIHF Images).

Doctor is in

February 8, 2018

UND physician keeping USA Men’s Hockey healthy, among 12 alums with Olympic connections

‘Professional’ hockey of a different kind

‘Professional’ hockey of a different kind

February 1, 2018

Law and Medical Schools from UND and the University of Manitoba face off on the ice in the Fifth Annual Cross Border Classic

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Serving and learning – pro bono

January 25, 2018

UND Physical Therapy clinic gives while providing students best training in the business

Dr. Marc D. Basson, a medical researcher at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences, led a team that published an article, titled “Colonoscopy is associated with increased risk of appendicitis,” published in October by JAMA Surgery, the surgical offshoot of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Image courtesy of UND SMHS.

Research suggests colonoscopy link to appendicitis

January 18, 2018

Dr. Marc Basson of UND’s SMHS headed up investigation for leading surgical publication

Julia Zhao (right) and Hui Pu were among the 10 UND research teams awarded funding to hire a postdoctoral associate for a two-year period. The 10 awardees were chosen from 39 research proposals – up from the 31 submitted in the program’s first year. Jackie Lorentz photo/UND Today.

Postdocs on lock

January 12, 2018

Second round of postdoctoral seed funding highlights Grand Challenges and fostering research culture

Post-doctoral researcher Harpreet Kaur, with the help of a grant from the 2017 Alzheimer's Association Research Fellowship, seeks to establish a link between probiotic balance and the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

More than a gut feeling

December 12, 2017

UND Post-doc explores possible connection between bacteria in the digestive system and Alzheimer’s disease

Chance for change

Chance for change

December 7, 2017

First generation student Anontrey Begaye aims to make an impact in his Navajo community

Alexei Tulin, a biomedical researcher at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, studies what controls the normal states of organisms at the cell level in hopes of one day finding a cure for cancer.  Image courtesy of Juan Miguel Pedraza.

To ‘the next level’ of cancer research

November 30, 2017

SMHS biomedical researcher Alexei Tulin using nearly $1M U.S. Army grant to explore molecular pathways that may lead to a cure

Brian Schill (right front), assistant director of alumni and community relations at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, plays a gig with his old Post Punk rock band, Straphanger, on a 20-year reunion tour this past summer. Schill just released a new book that, among other things, sets the record straight on stereotypes about the Punk scene. Image courtesy of Brian Schill.

UND staffer’s punk past inspires new book

November 7, 2017

UND Alum, School of Medicine staffer Brian Schill, taps into garage-band past, to pen new book about Punk scene

l-r; Cross-campus collaboration with research being done with Brad Rundquist (Georgraphy) Cristina Oncea and Gary Schwartz (both Papulation Health) are researching radon exposure and the incidence of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) in North Dakota. Radon exposure causes about half the instances of lung cancer in the U.S.   (Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today)

Radon on the radar

October 31, 2017

UND Geography and the School of Medicine & Health Sciences team up to study cancer-causing possibilities of hidden gas prevalent in North Dakota

Kristen Stenehjem is a second-year medical student at UND who just completed a prestigious fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. She is among four women in her family with strong ties to the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

A family tradition

October 3, 2017

Four Stenehjem women have strong ties to UND Medicine