UND Indigenous Health team visits Turtle Mountain community

Categories: COBRE, Faculty, In the News

The UND Indigenous Health team visited Turtle Mountain community on Wednesday, Nov 13. We were able to meet with the Tribal Chairman, several tribal council members, the Health Director, College President, IHS Hospital CEO, and the IRB Chair. Pictured here is the UND team with Turtle Mountain Community College faculty and leadership (left to right:  […]

Welcome to Dr. Ursula Running Bear!

Categories: COBRE, Faculty

Ursula Running Bear, M.A., Ph.D., has joined the Master of Public Health (MPH) program at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences! Dr. Running Bear is an enrolled member of the Sicangu Lakota tribe who completed a Ph.D. in clinical science from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, and a master’s degree in […]

UND Indigenous Health scholars meet with Standing Rock Tribal Council in Ft. Yates

Categories: Faculty

Indigenous Health was deeply honored to meet with several members of the Standing Rock Tribal Council to discuss INMED, the MPH and PhD Programs in Indigenous Health, research opportunities, and educational partnerships recently. The folks at Standing Rock were impressed with our “Dream Team” of Indigenous Scholars! Donald Warne, MD, MPH (Oglala Lakota) Siobhan Wescott, MD, […]

Dr. Warne meets with Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams and Governor Burgum

Categories: Faculty, In the News

The Indigenous Health team from UND had dinner at the Governor’s residence at the Capitol recently. In addition to the Governor, First Lady, and Surgeon General, State Health Officer Terry Dwelle and several key staff members from state health programs attended the meeting. The highest levels of state and federal government are supportive of our […]

17th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference

Categories: COBRE, Conferences, Faculty

On October 19, 2019, UND hosted the 17th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference titled, “Indigenous Health, Research, and Resiliency.” Thanks to the gracious funders and sponsors (Minnesota Department of Human Services, Center for Rural Health, Indians into Medicine, INBRE Program, DaCCoTA Program), in addition to the hard work of Maylynn Warne, participants were able […]

Prairie Pulse 1702: Dr. Donald Warne, Lake Detroiters

Categories: Faculty, In the News

In the link below, John Harris interviews Dr. Donald Warne, the Director of the Indians Into Medicine program at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. He talks about the great things the program has accomplished since its inception in 1973 and what careers are available to students. Also, a story on the 75th […]

UND Today – In first talk of 2019-20 Faculty Lecture Series, Dr. Don Warne addresses integrating traditional American Indian healing, modern medicine

Categories: COBRE, Faculty

Three sisters are walking along a river, said Dr. Donald Warne, director of UND’s Indians into Medicine and Master of Public Health programs, telling a story in the Oglala Lakota tradition to the audience in the crowded UND lecture hall. “And as the sisters are walking along the river, they see babies and young children in […]