Announcing the Dr. David M. Gipp Scholarship Endowment

Categories: INMED

Dr. David Gipp, ’74, a University of North Dakota graduate, and a leader in the Tribal College movement, led United Tribes Technical College (UTTC) in Bismarck for 37 years. The UND community has recognized the death of Gipp, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe member as the passing of one of the University’s most prominent American Indian […]

Class of 2024 Elects President: Megan Corn

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First-year medical student Megan Corn chats with North Dakota Medicine about moving to North Dakota, Indigenous People’s Day, and being the School’s first female Indigenous class president. Hello, Megan and thanks for your time! So, you’re in med school! How is it going so far? I hesitate to say it’s not as bad as I […]

Class of 2027 MD Application: Apply Now!

Categories: INMED

Medical Education The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences (UND SMHS) provides seven placements in each medical school class for fully qualified applicants from federally recognized tribes; the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine (USD SSOM) provides two placements. This commitment of placements for American Indian students has helped […]

UND Indians Into Medicine program announces $1 million comprehensive campaign

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GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The Indians Into Medicine (INMED) program at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) is kicking off a $1 million comprehensive campaign, the largest campaign of its kind for Indigenous medical education. “For nearly 50 years this program has led the nation in training Indigenous physicians,” said INMED Director […]

INMED Co-Director to build International Indigenous Health Data Set at Johns Hopkins University

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Donald Warne, M.D., M.P.H., Co-Director of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (SMHS) Indians Into Medicine (INMED) program, chair of the department of Indigenous Health, and the School’s associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion, has been asked to build and direct the world’s first International Indigenous Health Data Set and Research program […]

New Medical Students Matriculate to UND SMHS

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CLIMB 2022 INMED welcomed incoming medical students to campus this summer for the first in-person CLIMB program in two years. CLIMB (Career & Life Instruction for Matriculation Building) is a summer program which brings together incoming INMED medical students for an intensive experience designed to foster their success in medical school. The students participated in […]

Dr. Daniel Henry joins the INMED team

Categories: INMED

Dr. Daniel Henry (Standing on Green Ground) is a citizen of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians. He earned his Doctor of Educational Leadership degree from Concordia University – Portland with a concentration in higher education administration. Dr. Henry is currently the co-director for the Indians Into Medicine (INMED) Program at the University of […]

MS1 students complete their first year

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Kendra Roland (Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation) and Hollie Bearce (Samish Indian Nation) transitioned from MS1 (Medical Student 1) to MS2 this spring! Kendra previously served as a Program Manager for AICAF, the American Indian Cancer Foundation, in Minneapolis, MN. Hollie is the former laboratory supervisor at a critical access hospital in Idaho.  Hollie and […]

INMED secures partnership with ElevateMed, student awarded $10,000 scholarship

Categories: INMED

Scottsdale, Arizona- The Board of Directors of ElevateMeD, Inc. are proud to announce the 2022-2023 Scholars Program cohort. This year’s cohort features 15 new students and five returning Scholars from medical schools across the country. Of the selected students, Megan Corn, a Third Year Medical Student at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine […]

INMED celebrates another year of graduates

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On April 8th and 9th, INMED celebrated our 2022 graduates with a banquet and an honoring at the Time Out Wacipi that included a blanket ceremony.  INMED degree program students that graduated in 2021 and 2022 were invited, along with their families and friends, to share a meal with us and be recognized for their […]