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Nutrition | It’s very much a global conversation

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“Nutrition is really something that affects everyone. It’s very much a global conversation.” Brendan Kesler, a recent Master of Science in Nutrition alum, shares his experience with the Nutrition & Dietetics program at the University of North Dakota. UND graduates provide leadership and solutions for challenging nutrition problems.  Learn More

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Celebrating Burness Wenberg’s Legacy in Dietetic Education

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From the little community of Beach, North Dakota, came one of the nation’s foremost dietetic educators. Her influence as a dedicated and outstanding teacher has guided many individuals to fulfilling careers in dietetics. Wenberg Preceptor Award The University of North Dakota Department of Nutrition & Dietetics appreciates the voluntary commitment of preceptors, who offer students […]

Chantel Vazquez joins RAIN

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At UND, Chantel Vazquez saw the value of the RAIN program and the impact it has on American Indian students. For over 30 years, the Recruitment & Retention of American Indians into Nursing (RAIN) program at UND has been guiding and supporting American Indian nursing students. Of the American Indian Registered Nurses in North Dakota, 79% are […]

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N&D hosts RDN Day Event

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RDN Panelists

This spring the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics hosted an RDN Day event Food for Thought: What Can Nutrition Do For You? in the Memorial Union.  The purpose of this event was to celebrate the wonderful nutrition professionals working in the Grand Forks area and help attendees to learn that nutrition professionals work in a […]

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Dr. Kelsey Morin joins RAIN

Categories: News, RAIN

Kelsey Morin

Dr. Kelsey Morin is looking forward to having a positive impact on native students in education. The College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines is excited to welcome Dr. Kelsey Morin! Morin began last month as an MHA Education Pathways Mentor within the Recruitment & Retention of American Indians into Nursing (RAIN) program. The MHA Education Pathways […]

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CNPD Research News: February 2023

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As always, please remember to submit research updates and accomplishments to the CNPD Research Office email at und.cnpd.research.office@und.edu. CNPD Accomplishments Congratulations to Kimberly Lucas! She was one of 147 masters and doctoral poster presenters who took part in the UND School of Graduate Studies Research Achievement Day! Her poster took FIRST PLACE in the category of […]

Dean Maridee Shogren stands in front of a UND CNPD sign

A simulated rural emergency hospital? Watch for it

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Dean Maridee Shogren stands in front of a UND CNPD sign

A Q&A with Maridee Shogren, the College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines’ new dean CNPD Dean Maridee Shogren. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today. Editor’s note: Maridee Shogren was named dean of the College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines in November after serving as interim dean of the college for 10 months. During her Q&A with UND Today, Dean Shogren […]

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CNPD Research News: January 2023

Categories: News, Research

CNPD building in snow

  Welcome back to a new semester at CNPD! We are excited to share new research news with the college. As always, please remember to submit research updates and accomplishments to the CNPD Research Office email at und.cnpd.research.office@und.edu. CNPD Accomplishments Congratulations to Dr. June-Yung Kim on her publication! Singer, L. T., Powers, G., Kim, J. Y., […]