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

From the Dean: Java with Josh follow-up

Categories: From the Dean

Earlier this week we again held a virtual get-together of the UND SMHS community in the latest iteration of our bi-monthly Java with Josh meetings. You can see a recording of the event here. In the past we held these conversations in-person in the Grand Forks building, but when the COVID pandemic hit almost three […]

Surgery Chief Resident David Velez given David C. Leach Award by ACGME

Categories: News

Congratulations to Dr. David Velez, chief resident in the UND General Surgery Residency Program, who is one of five physicians from around the nation to have been given the David C. Leach Award from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) for their contribution to graduate medical education. Dr. Velez received this award for […]

Pamela McGrann to discuss neurocutaneous syndromes for next Neurology Grand Rounds on Nov. 3

Categories: Education

For the next Neurology Grand Rounds, from 12:15 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, Pamela McGrann, M.D., will give a presentation entitled “Neurocutaneous Syndromes.” The meeting will be held in person at the Brain & Spine Clinic, 2301 25th St. S. in Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and Conf. Rm. SMCF 5D, and via Webex here (meeting […]

UPD to hold active shooter training at SMHS on Nov. 17

Categories: News

The University Police Department (UPD) will hold an Active Shooter Training Course for SMHS students, staff, and faculty from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17 in the School’s Charles H. Fee MD Auditorium (Room E101). At the event, officials from UPD will present information on how to handle an active shooter situation. Contact […]

Happy National Internal Medicine Day!

Categories: News

The UND Department of Internal Medicine wishes all faculty, staff, and students a happy National Internal Medicine Day on Friday, Oct. 28. Thank you for your contributions to the Department of Internal Medicine and the School of Medicine & Health Sciences! Join the American College of Physicians (ACP) in celebrating the essential role of internal […]

Ibrahim to discuss MDD and GAD at Neurology Grand Rounds on Oct. 27

Categories: Education

For the next Neurology Grand Rounds, from 12:15 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, Amer Ibrahim, M.D., will give a presentation entitled “MDD and GAD in Neurology Practice.” The meeting will be held in person at the Brain & Spine Clinic, 2301 25th St. S., Fargo, Conf. Rm 1 and Conf. Rm. SMCF 6A, […]

Library Resources celebrates Open Access Week Oct. 25-27

Categories: Events, Library

Celebrate Open Access Week with UND librarians the last week in October! Join librarians from the Chester Fritz and School of Medicine & Health Sciences Libraries in celebrating this global movement towards equity in research access. Events include: Open Access Meet and Greet: SMHS East Atrium Oct. 25 and 27, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. […]

From the Dean: Budget requests, LCME news, and the ND Board of Medicine

Categories: From the Dean

As I mentioned last week, this past Monday I met with Director Joe Morrissette and his staff in the state Office of Management and Budget (OMB) as a prelude to the upcoming legislative session. Following budget presentations and discussions by the North Dakota University System (NDUS) and then UND, I presented on behalf of the […]