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TLAS offers multi-institutional faculty development in 2022-23

Categories: Education

Teaching, Learning, and Scholarship (TLAS) is pleased to offer the following virtual faculty development opportunities in 2022-23. Through this programming, you’ll benefit from the expertise of speakers from six medical schools across the region, learning about their best practices and most effective strategies. This program is funded by an Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) […]

Nicola Herting to present Psychiatry Grand Rounds on child trauma Sept. 21

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Nicola Herting, Ph.D., will present “Understanding & Responding to Child Trauma” for the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, to be held from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Herting is an adjunct assistant professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, […]

UND Internal Medicine Grand Rounds on resistant hypertension is Sept. 21

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The next UND Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds event, “Medication Non-Adherence: An Underestimated Risk Factor for Apparent Treatment Resistant Hypertension,” will be broadcast from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21. This presentation features guest speaker S. Mehrdad Hamrahian, M.D., associate chief of nephrology division at Thomas Jefferson University’s Sidney Kimmel Medical College […]

Alexander Drofa to discuss hemorrhagic stroke at Neurology Grand Rounds on Sept. 15

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The next Neurology Grand Rounds will be held from 12:15 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15. At that time, Dr. Alexander Drofa will present on hemorrhagic stroke in-person at the Brain & Spine Clinic (2301 25th Street S., Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and Conf. Rm. SMCF 6A) and via Webex at: https://sanfordhealth.webex.com/sanfordhealth/j.php?MTID=m6d82dd71edb21fae7a6e8580053a698d (Meeting no./Access: […]

Register today: Seventh Annual Host-Pathogen Symposium to be held Oct. 3-4

Categories: Education, Events

The Center for Biomedical Research Excellence (CoBRE) for Host-Pathogen Interactions is inviting researchers and clinicians interested in infection, immunity, and inflammation to participate in the Seventh Annual Host-Pathogen CoBRE Symposium to be held in-person Oct. 3-4, 2022. (A virtual platform will be available to off-campus participants only, unless COVID-19 cases are high in the area.) […]

Dr. Xioaying Deng to discuss kidney disease and dialysis patients at next Neurology Grand Rounds Sept. 8

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At the next Neurology Grand Rounds on Thursday, Sept. 8, Dr. Xioaying Deng will give a presentation entitled “Management of hypertension emergency/urgency in AKI, CKD, and dialysis patients.” The talk will be held from 12:15 to 1 p.m. both in-person at the Brain & Spine Clinic (2301 25th Street S., Fargo, Conf. Rm. 1 and […]

Joel Erickson with give Neurology Grand Rounds on sleep disorders Sept. 1

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Dr. Joel Erickson will give a presentation entitled “Sleep apnea and hypoventilation” for the next Neurology Grand Rounds on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022. The presentation will be held from 12:15 to 1 p.m. that day via Webex and in-person at the Brain & Spine Clinic, 2301 25th Street S. in Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and […]

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds on STIs to be held Aug. 31

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The next UND Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds event, “Sexually Transmitted Infections: 2022 update and call to action,” will be broadcast via Zoom from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 31. This presentation features Sammantha Kouba, D.O., infectious disease physician at Sanford Health in Fargo, N.D., and can be accessed online at: https://und.zoom.us/j/94367910589 […]

Dubert Guerrero to present next Neurology Grand Rounds on travel infections Aug. 25

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The next Neurology Grand Rounds event, focusing on travel-related infections, will be held from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25. At that time, Dubert Guerrero, M.D., will give a presentation entitled “Neurologic manifestations of travel-related infections” at the Brain & Spine Clinic, 2301 25th Street S., in Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and […]

Curto to give Surgery Grand Rounds talk on bariatric surgery Aug. 12

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Eric Curto, M.D., will give the next Surgery Grand Rounds talk on emergencies in bariatric surgery on Friday, Aug. 12. Dr. Curto will present the talk at the UND Medical Education Center in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend via Zoom at: https://und.zoom.us/j/567534955?pwd=ZHhJdFgrRHNvUGVSRloxci8wWnY3UT09. After completion of the program, […]

Robyn Litke Sall presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on opioid harm reduction strategies on Aug. 17

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Robyn Litke Sall, substance abuse prevention coordinator for the City of Fargo / Cass County Public Health, will present “Local harm reduction strategies: Opioid overdose response training & syringe services” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Upon completion of this program, the […]

Gastrointestinal health symposium to be held in-person and online Aug. 27

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All UND SMHS faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend (or participate virtually in) an upcoming Sanford Health symposium on gastrointestinal (GI) disease, to be held in Fargo and online on Aug. 27, 2022. On that date, Dr. John Bassett, Fargo-based clinical associate professor of medicine with the UND SMHS, will host a symposium […]

Susan Farkas to discuss atrial fibrillation for Neurology Grand Rounds on Aug. 11

Categories: Education

Join us for the next Neurology Grand Rounds on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, when Dr. Susan Farkas will discuss “Atrial Fibrillation Considerations & Management.” This educational event will be held from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. both online via Webex and at the Brain & Spine Clinic in Fargo, 2301 25th Street S. (Conf. Rm […]

Sammantha Kouba to present on systemic infections for Neurology Grand Rounds on July 28

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For the next Neurology Grand Rounds, to be held on Thursday, July 28, Dr. Sammantha Kouba will present on “Neurologic Manifestations of Systemic Infections.” The event will be held from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. via Webex and at the Brain & Spine Clinic (2301 25th Street S.) in Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and Conf. […]

Zelko Leon reflects on the profession for Psychiatry Grand Rounds on July 20

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Zelko Leon, M.D., will present “Reflections of a psychiatrist” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. This presentation will be broadcast via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Zelko Leon is clinical professor at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences and a psychiatrist at […]