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From the Dean: Sending medical students off to North Dakota’s hospitals and clinics

Categories: From the Dean

This past Wednesday the School celebrated the outstanding achievements of several students in the medical student Class of 2026 during the annual Sophomore Awards ceremony, held in the Charles H. Fee, MD Auditorium in the SMHS building in Grand Forks. The ceremony also marks the transition of the medical students to the clinical component of […]

Jon Wesley Boyd to discuss health insurance and mental healthcare access at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Dec. 20

Categories: Education

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, to be held from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 20, Jon Wesley Boyd, M.D., Ph.D., will present “Having Health Insurance Doesn’t Guarantee Being Able to Access Mental Health Care: Policy and Ethical Considerations.” This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Boyd is director of […]

Yu-Tung Lan to discuss depression and neurocircuits at next Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Dec. 6

Categories: Education

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Yu-Tung Lan, M.D., M.P.H., will present “Using Depression and its Treatment as an Example to Illustrate the Application of Neurocircuit in Psychiatry” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/Video Conference. Dr. Lan is a second-year resident in the UND […]

Andrew Carman to discuss pharmacologic options for BPD at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Oct. 18

Categories: Education

Andrew Carman, M.D., will present “Finding Calm Amongst the Calamity: Exploring Pharmacologic Treatment Options for Borderline Personality Disorder” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Carman is a second-year resident in the UND Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Dr. Lisa Schock, clinical assistant professor at […]

Mariah Laver Juanto to discuss acceptance and commitment therapy at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Oct. 4

Categories: Education

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Mariah Laver Juanto, Ph.D., will present “An Overview of Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT)” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 4, at the UND Southeast Campus auditorium in Fargo. Dr. Laver Juanto is licensed psychologist at Sanford Behavioral Health in Fargo, N.D., and a clinical instructor for […]

Chloe Ree to discuss the infamous medical records ‘inbox’ at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Sept. 6

Categories: Education

Chloe Ree, M.D., will present “Electronic Medical Record Inbox: Friend or Foe?” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2023. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Ree is a fourth-year resident in the UND Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Jonathan Olivas, M.D., a psychiatrist with Sanford Health in Fargo, N.D., and […]

Lucy Chisler presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on suicide and firearms May 3

Categories: Education

Lucy Chisler, D.O., will present “Suicide and Firearms: A Discussion of Current Research and Recommendations” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, 2023. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/Video Conferencing. Dr. Chisler is a third-year resident in the Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Julie Blehm, M.D., Sanford Health-Internal Medicine Residency and Simulation Teaching […]

McLean named Associate Dean for Wellness at UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Categories: News

Andrew J. McLean, M.D., M.P.H., clinical professor and chair of the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS), has been named the School’s Associate Dean for Wellness. This appointment follows a trend at the School and across the nation to dedicate more resources to student, staff, […]

Joel Erickson to discuss suicide and restless legs syndrome at Psychiatry Grand Rounds on April 19

Categories: Education

Joel Erickson, M.D., will present “Suicide Risk and Restless Legs Syndrome” from 12:10 p.m. to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19. This presentation will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Erickson is a Fargo-based clinical assistant professor at UND’s School of Medicine & Health Sciences, and a hospital consult/liaison psychiatrist, sleep medicine specialist, and department […]

Jennifer Myers presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on alcohol use disorders on March 15

Categories: Education

Jennifer Myers, M.D., will present “Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder and Management of Alcohol Withdrawal” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2023. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/videoconferencing. Dr. Myers is a fourth-year resident in the SMHS Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Alicia Elliott, D.O., clinical assistant professor at the UND School […]

Kasey Johnson presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on the social determinants of mental health Feb. 1

Categories: Education

Dr. Kasey Johnson, a second-year resident in UND’s Psychiatry Residency Training Program, will present “Addressing the Social Determinants of Mental Health: Structural Competency, Health Equity, and Social Responsibility Training in Graduate Medical Education” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023. Ciciley Littlewolf, M.D., is a Hospitalist at Sanford Health, Fargo, N.D., and […]

Jennifer Wells to present on psychotropic treatment in pregnancy for Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Jan. 18

Categories: Education

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Dr. Jennifer Wells, reproductive psychiatrist and director of Women’s Mental Health at Virginia Tech-Carilion Clinic School of Medicine in Roanoke, Va., will present “Psychotropic Treatment in Pregnancy” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/Video Conferencing. Upon completion of this […]

Disaster declaration

Categories: News

As a volunteer with the mental health advocacy group Vibrant Emotional Health, Andrew McLean, M.D., M.P.H., chair of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, finds himself in his share of challenging environments. Whether he’s providing logistical support for local mental health agencies in the wake of a […]

Madiha Halim presents Psychiatry Grand Rounds on “lifestyle psychiatry” Dec. 7

Categories: Education

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Dr. Madiha Halim will present “Lifestyle Psychiatry” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/video conferencing. Dr. Halim is a second-year resident in the UND Psychiatry Residency Training Program. Cindy Sondag, M.D., clinical assistant professor for the UND SMHS, is […]