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Dakota Feist

Dakota Feist is a simulator technician at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences in Grand Forks. As a simulator technician, Dakota is responsible for the programming, maintenance, repair, and operation of the computerized human patient simulators, or manikins. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science degree from UND.

“A background in computer science has given me the experience needed to maintain the patient simulators,” Dakota noted. “UND has one of the best medical schools in the nation, and this position allows me to help continue that legacy.”