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News from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences

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Brian Schill

Dr. Balf-Soran presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on ADHD and ASD in adults on June 1

Categories: Education

Gabriela Balf-Soran, M.D., M.P.H., will present “Hidden in Plain Sight: ADHD and ASD in Adults” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, for the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds. This broadcast will be held via zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Balf-Soran is a clinical associate professor working with the Collaborative Care Program and ProjectECHO […]

Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health to be held June 8-10

Categories: Events, News

The 37th Annual Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health, taking place June 8-10, 2022, will be held in Grand Forks, N.D. Registration is now open with reduced fees. The Conference includes four keynote addresses, 18 sessions, four intensive sessions, and a legislative policy panel. Continuing education credits will be available. The Dakota Conference provides […]

Research Tip: The Award Budget Set-up (ABS) form

Categories: Research

Researchers! Note that effective June 1, 2002, there is a new process for the Award Budget Set-up (ABS) form: Department (PI or Admin) fills out ABS form. Department (PI or Admin) sends ABS form to Research Affairs along with Award Notice and Proposal. Research Affairs reviews and works with Department on any form changes. Research […]

UND’s mobile simulation project SIM-ND to host an ‘open house’ on May 25

Categories: Events, News

Simulation In Motion – North Dakota (SIM-ND), a mobile project of the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) Simulation Center, the North Dakota Department of Health, and several area health providers, is hosting an “open house” next week. SIM-ND is a statewide, mobile education system where replica emergency rooms, ambulance […]

Research Tips: Naming researchers in proposals

Categories: Research

Just a friendly reminder, researchers: When naming faculty and/or staff in Novelution proposals, please remember to add in subheaders under the “Personnel” section for “Key Personnel and Other Personnel.” This is important to help reduce administrative hang-ups if you end up changing non-key personnel later, after a grant has been awarded. As a note, when […]

SMHS recognizes more than 240 graduating health sciences students

Categories: News

In addition to the 69 new medical doctors graduating from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS), the School is recognizing more than 240 students from its health sciences programs who are graduating on Saturday, May 14, 2022. One of those 240-plus students is Jacob Tupa, who is graduating with […]

Virtual Java with Josh to be held on Aug. 16

Categories: Events

All faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us virtually for the next Java with Josh on Tuesday, Aug. 16, with their own coffee, tea, or juice! SMHS Dean Dr. Joshua Wynne will answer your questions about SMHS operations and events, research news at the School, and the upcoming academic year. Join us online […]

UND Open Educational Resources (OER) Implementation Grant Initiative

Categories: Research

Are you interested in using Open Educational Resources (OERs) in your courses? And are you looking for a grant to help defray the cost of your time and efforts? Dedicated funding is available towards adapting your course to use OERs. UND and the Student Senate recognize the importance of OERs to the academic landscape. In […]

Stephanie Jallen presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on issues in the LGBTQ+ community May 18

Categories: Education

Stephanie Jallen, M.D., will present “Current Issues in the LGBTQ+ Community” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, for the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Based in Bismarck, Dr. Jallen is a clinical associate professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences […]

Geriatrics faculty present on Geriatrics Twitter Journal Club for AGS

Categories: News

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences-Sanford Health Geriatrics Fellowship program recently received national recognition by the American Geriatrics Society and its fellowship directors for innovations in education. Drs. Gunjan Manocha (UND) and Lindsey Dahl (Sanford) were asked to present on the new Geriatrics Twitter Journal Club at the 2022 American Geriatrics Society scientific […]

SMHS announces end-of-year faculty and medical student award winners

Categories: News

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) presented a number of awards to its graduating medical students and the School’s faculty and other community volunteers during its Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 7, including the Dean’s Special Recognition Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Faculty. Of the roughly 1,700 physicians in North […]

Phase-One med students recognize three faculty for Outstanding Unit Instructor Awards for Unit IV

Categories: News

In recognition of outstanding performance in the encouragement, enrichment, and education of tomorrow’s physicians, the medical student Class of 2025 has recognized four faculty for Outstanding Unit Instructor Awards in Unit IV of the 2021-22 academic year. The Class of 2025 (Phase 1) Unit IV awardees are the following individuals: Walter Kemp, M.D., Clinical Faculty […]

UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences to confer 69 Doctor of Medicine degrees on new physicians

Categories: Events, News

The UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) will confer the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree on 69 graduating medical students in a Commencement Ceremony to be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, at UND’s Chester Fritz Auditorium. You can watch the ceremony live here. Along with UND President Andrew Armacost, Dr. […]

Regional Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Conference to be held July 21-22 in Grand Forks

Categories: Education

The University of North Dakota is coordinating the 2022 Regional Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Conference, “Personalizing Care for Families and People with FASD,” to be held July 21-22, 2022, at Alerus Center in Grand Forks. The hybrid event will be accessible both in-person and online. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) are common disorders that end […]