Post Tagged with: "College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines"

Terry Wynne, UND's director of safety, stands next to an AED station on the first floor of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Every minute counts

September 10, 2019 at

UND works to be designated a cardiac ready campus

Graduating this summer with a bachelor's degree in nursing, Amy Joshua has stayed firm on her career path even when life served obstacles. Photo by Shawna Shill/UND Today.

Nursing a future

July 16, 2019 at

After overcoming life’s adversities, Amy Joshua climbs the ladder of the nursing profession

Recently renamed and revised, the bachelor of science in human nutrition will prepare students—through an all-encompassing, rigorous degree program—for their futures as physicians, physical therapists and health professionals. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Fueled by food

June 18, 2019 at

New dietetics degree is path to health professions

The president and provost crashed Heitkamp's Wednesday morning meeting to announce she has been selected as a 2019 Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor. This year, two professors receive the distinction, as Kent Lovelace of UND Aerospace was also selected for the rare honor. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Highest honors to Heitkamp, Lovelace

April 11, 2019 at

Nursing professor and aviation stalwart recognized for their above-and-beyond academic contributions

Thomasine Heitkamp, professor in the UND College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines, recently has drawn nearly $8 million in federal grants for UND's efforts to bolster mental health services and combat opioid addiction in rural America.Heitkamp is teaming with fellow UND scholars, such as Meridee Schogren (right), a clinical associate professor of nursing, and others to help administer the training to more mental health providers in rural communities across much of the Great Plains. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

On the offensive

February 20, 2019 at

UND Professor Thomasine Heitkamp secures nearly $8M to fight addictions in rural America

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Diana Kostrzewski named interim dean

December 11, 2018 at

Provost taps nursing professional with more than 40 years experience in healthcare delivery/education to lead College

Giving it a twirl

Giving it a twirl

November 13, 2018 at

UND Nursing student and Navy vet Stephanie Paro adjusts to new surroundings in the classroom and on the parade field

Home sweet Bakken?

Home sweet Bakken?

November 13, 2018 at

Social Work’s Bret Weber to present housing research from Bakken oil patch at next Faculty Lecture

In high demand

In high demand

October 16, 2018 at

UND student-nurses, grads highly sought after by nation’s elite medical centers

First developed at UND in 2003 and overhauled a decade later through a grant partnership with the University of Missouri and the University of Washington, IPHC teaches communication and collaboration to students from eight different disciplines. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Connected in care

September 11, 2018 at

Course — started at UND — puts eight health care disciplines in same room in challenging scenarios to foster collaboration

Buettner will receive his national recognition on Sept. 23, at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Annual Congress meeting in Boston.

UND’s Buettner is national anesthesia program director of the year

September 4, 2018 at

Recognition will be bestowed on Sept. 23 at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Annual Congress meeting in Boston

Brittany Egeland and Ethan Plemel both passed on the first try and will be employed by Mayo in the cardiovascular surgery and heart transplant ICU. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Coming up aces

August 28, 2018 at

UND Nursing achieves 100-percent pass rate on national exam

UND alum Greg Shega and wife, Amy, recently established a $1 million gift in their will to assist American Indian students at UND fulfill their dreams of attaining higher education degrees. Image courtesy of Greg and Amy Shega.

Maximum impact

June 26, 2018 at

Alum’s $1-million gift makes education attainable for tomorrow’s American Indian leaders

Psychology Department-Marketing Shoot. 
Psychology Students working in Northern Prairie Community Clinic with people acting as clients. Signed released for minors.

UND forensic psychology program best in country

May 29, 2018 at

College rankers continue to tout UND for its quality academics and affordability in online education

Students in the Department of Nutrition & Dietetics review some of the healthy entrees they've pepared in the department's Food Lab. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Wake-up call to poor eating

April 26, 2018 at

Health and wellness podcast: UND researcher Amir Alakaam says risk levels from bad diets can be higher than smoking