SMHS News Archive

2018

09/27/18 UND medical students receive scholarships for 2018-19 academic year

09/24/18 UND Host-Pathogen Interactions group holds annual Symposium

09/13/18 School of Medicine & Health Sciences hosts UND Homecoming 2018 events

09/11/18 Geiger awarded four-year, $2.25 million grant from the National Institutes of Health

08/30/2018 UND wins $20.3 million grant to help health providers and researchers address cancer in North and South Dakota

08/28/2018 Community invited to participate in Joggin’ with Josh

08/09/2018 INMED says farewell to another class of Summer Institute students

08/06/2018 Doctor of Medicine Class of 2022 begins studies at UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences with White Coat Ceremony

07/19/2018 UND Medical Laboratory Science students receive scholarships for 2018-2019

07/13/2018 Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2020 begins clinical studies at SMHS

06/26/2018 Multiple researchers at School of Medicine and Health Sciences receive research awards

06/20/2018 School of Medicine and Health Sciences inducts Gold Humanism Honor Society members

06/18/2018 Ranum named Emerging Rural Leader

05/21/2018 Nechaev receives first installment of multiyear grant from NSF

05/16/2018 UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences announces 2018 awards

05/14/2018 School of Medicine and Health Sciences announces 2018 Sophomore Awards

05/10/2018 School of Medicine and Health Sciences recognizes outgoing health sciences and graduate students

05/07/2018 UND to confer Doctor of Medicine degree upon sixty-seven medical students

05/04/2018 School of Medicine & Health Sciences to host fifth annual Epigenetics & Epigenomics Symposium

04/25/2018 UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences announces Frank Low Research Day award winners

04/20/2018 Donald Warne, MD, named Director of Indians into Medicine (INMED) program at School of Medicine and Health Sciences

04/10/2018 UND medical students and NDSU pharmacy students train together

03/23/2018 Fourth-year medical students at SMHS receive their residency “match”

03/09/2018 UND researchers help develop synthetic molecule to fight multidrug-resistant bacteria

02/23/2018 School of Medicine & Health Sciences faculty and staff win UND Founders Day awards

02/15/2018 Five SMHS students receive major Giving Hearts Day scholarships

01/29/2018 Block named Associate Dean for Administration and Finance at SMHS

01/16/2018 ADA names Dr. Eric Johnson Primary Care Group chair

01/12/2018 Center for Rural Health announces 2018 Native Elder Abuse Innovation Award recipients

01/10/2018 Basson publishes article on appendicitis treatment in JAMA Surgery

01/09/2018 Sharma wins fifth major NIH award in seven years

01/08/2018 UND Department of Physician Assistant Studies to present white coats to Class of 2019

01/08/2018 North Dakota Brain Injury Network and Community Options offer monthly support group for brain injury

2017

12/19/2017 School of Medicine and Health Sciences medical students receive scholarships

12/15/2017 UND Center for Rural Health to Advance Palliative Care in Rural Communities

12/04/2017 SMHS-affiliated physicians appointed to the National Quality Forum Workgroup

11/29/2017 SMHS building wins design award for area architects

11/24/2017 Solberg named chair of MLS for UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences

11/06/2017 Nechaev receives first installment of multiyear grant from NIH and DHHS

10/24/2017 Lieber Institute and UND SMHS partner to expand the largest Human Brain Repository

10/19/2017 Basson publishes article in JAMA Surgery

10/16/2017 Bande named chair of Department of Internal Medicine for UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences

10/16/2017 Alzheimer’s Disease Research Fellowship Awarded to UND SMHS Faculty

10/13/2017 SMHS offers opioid-focused Continuing Medical Education opportunities online

10/11/2017 Dr. Tulin awarded multiyear USAMRAA grant from the U.S. Army

10/02/2017 SMHS researchers awarded NIH grant to develop radon game for teens

09/27/2017 Foster awarded multiyear grant from National Institutes of Health

09/11/2017 North Dakota Simulation Center receives sustaining grant

09/07/2017 Center for Rural Health's Lynette Dickson receives award at national conference

09/06/2017 Interment Ceremony honors donors of Deeded Body Program

09/05/2017 UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences Simulation Center to host Open House

09/01/2017 Center for Rural Health’s National Indigenous Elder Justice Initiative announces awards

08/29/2017 Community invited to participate in Joggin with Josh at UND SMHS

08/25/2017 Ruit appointed associate dean for education and faculty affairs at UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences

08/21/2017 UND SMHS researcher receives first portion of multiyear grant from NIH and DHHS

08/16/2017 North Dakota Brain Injury Network receives increase in state funding

08/11/2017 Amanda Young receives Cedar Award for Native American women advocacy

08/11/2017 Melissa Wheeler receives award for contributions to Native and Indigenous Psychology

08/04/2017 Doctor of Medicine class of 2021 begins studies at UND SMHS with White Coat Ceremony

07/28/2017 Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2019 begins clinical studies

07/27/2017 Summer undergraduates present research

06/30/2017 Medical Laboratory Science students receive scholarships for 2017–2018

06/26/2017 Sharma named as standing member of NIH Study Section

06/20/2017 SMHS inducts Gold Humanism Honor Society members

06/19/2017 Longmuir, Anderson, and Bucher garner Rural and Public Health Awards

06/06/2017 Johnson earns ALA of North Dakota’s Lifetime Achievement Award

05/31/2017 Physician Assistant Studies announces research awards and scholarships

05/26/2017 McBrien and Adams earn recognition from Global Friends Coalition

05/17/2017 School of Medicine and Health Sciences recognizes volunteer faculty

05/16/2017 UND doctors honored with Tow Humanism in Medicine Awards

05/15/2017 Doctor of Medicine Class of 2017 Award Winners

05/11/2017 2017 Sophomore Award Winners

05/03/2017 Megan Hilgers named Student Employee of the Year

05/01/2017 SMHS to present Master of Physician Assistant Studies degrees

04/27/2017 SMHS to present Doctor of Medicine degrees

04/20/2017 North Dakota State Science and Engineering Fair Awards

04/13/2017 Congratulations! Frank Low Research Day award winners named

03/23/2017 NE Regional Science and Engineering Fair awards

03/21/2017 The Match for UND med students

02/15/2017 Nominations sought for Kupchella Preventive Medicine and Wellness Awards

02/10/2017 UND scientists publish vade mecum to aid study of drug-resistant bacteria threat

02/02/2017 Sharma to chair session with talk from member of her group at annual AAI meeting

01/30/2017 UND scientists pursue treatment for the lingering effects of Lyme disease

01/20/2017 Basson and Singh will lead and guide research effort at SMHS

01/20/2017 NIH selects Geiger as chair of vital NIH neurological study section

01/18/2017 Occupational Therapy receives President’s Award

01/05/2017 Department of Physician Assistant Studies to present new class with white coats

01/03/2017 NIH funds Milavetz’s study of early formation of cancer-causing viruses

2016

12/20/2016 Travels Beyond the Sheyenne National Grassland

12/19/2016 ADA names Eric Johnson as 2017 Primary Care Advisory Group Vice Chair

12/01/2016 Johnson elected as vice chair for national physical therapy commission

11/17/2016 Johnson honored with AMTA’s Advocate of Music Therapy Award

11/08/2016 Relling elected VP of the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy

11/07/2016 Medical students receive scholarships

10/28/2016 Champagne and Panteah receive Alan Allery Awards

10/27/2016 Larson named ND Occupational Therapy Association’s Student of the Year

10/26/2016 Metzger honored with New Faculty Award for Professional Excellence from PAEA

10/25/2016 Geiger selected for leadership team for Great Plains IDeA-CTR Network

10/25/2016 SMHS among top five for family medicine physicians

10/24/2016 Physician Assistant Studies Program earns reaccreditation

10/24/2016 UND scientists lead $3.6 million NIH study of weight regain and depression

10/12/2016 Schmitz is new chair of Family and Community Medicine

09/28/2016 UND forges partnership with Norwegian university on public health education

09/28/2016 School of Medicine and Health Sciences announces Premed Day

09/21/2016 NIH funds $1.5 million UND study of transgenerational threat from amphetamines

09/13/2016 NIH funds multi-university study of new public health threat

08/29/2016 Community invited to participate in Joggin’ with Josh

08/24/2016 Grupo Medicos Dakota

08/22/2016 NIH funds Basson’s study of treatment to alleviate effects from starvation

08/09/2016 ND STAR receives grant from North Dakota Department of Health for EMS training

08/03/2016 Physical therapy students develop Creative Communications classes

07/28/2016 UND summer undergraduate students present research

07/26/2016 Burd publishes report on prenatal alcohol exposure

07/25/2016 Throwing the wrong switch

07/25/2016 Doctor of Medicine Class of 2020 begins studies at the SMHS

07/21/2016 National Institutes of Health funds UND scientist’s Lyme disease research

06/30/2016 Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2018 begins clinical studies

06/28/2016 MPH Program earns accreditation

06/22/2016 SMHS inducts Gold Humanism Honor Society members

05/25/2016 U.S. death investigators pursue courses through Department of Pathology

05/18/2016 UND doctors honored with Tow Humanism in Medicine Awards

05/18/2016 School of Medicine and Health Sciences recognizes volunteer faculty

05/17/2016 Doctor of Medicine Class of 2016 Award Winners

05/12/2016 2016 Sophomore Award Winners

05/12/2016 Wilsnacks are part of worldwide research project on alcohol’s harm to victims

05/04/2016 SMHS to present Master of Physician Assistant Studies degrees

04/29/2016 Atrayee Bhattacharya wins Denison Award

04/27/2016 SMHS to present Doctor of Medicine degrees

04/13/2016 McHugo elected to national PA accreditation commission

04/12/2016 Frank Low Research Day award winners named

04/06/2016 Building Better Brains Symposium to be held April 11–12

04/04/2016 Geiger elected president of Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology

03/31/2016 Public invited to attend Frank Low Research Day

03/23/2016 Northeast Regional Science and Engineering Fair awards

03/22/2016 Medical students match up

03/14/2016 Science Day is Saturday, April 23

03/11/2016 Jondle to present at annual meeting of the American Association of Immunologists

03/10/2016 Nominations sought for Kupchella Preventive Medicine and Wellness Awards

03/03/2016 Master of Public Health Program expands to Bismarck and Minot campuses

02/17/2016 UND medical students receive scholarships

02/12/2016 Sara Bjerke wins National Athletic Trainers' Association Service Award

02/03/2016 Mohr achieves national certification from TBLC

01/11/2016 New Sports Physical Therapy Residency receives accreditation

01/11/2016 Physician Assistant Program to present new class with white coats