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Food and health research grant funding

Farm field with words engage and discoverThe Healthy Foods, Healthy Lives (HFHL) Institute seeks proposals from U of M interdisciplinary faculty research teams, community-academic partnerships and graduate and professional students in the areas of food and health.

Submission deadline: April 14.


Applications Now Open: 2017 Pilot Grants

Program in Health Disparities Research Pilot Grants encourage community-initiated research and foster sustainable long-term collaboration between community-based organizations and academic researchers on research projects focused on reducing and eliminating health disparities.


Registration Open for Spring Mini Medical School

Register now for the spring session of Mini Medical School, "The Aging Game: Living Longer and Healthier Lives." Discounted registration for University faculty, staff and students. Mondays, March 6- April 3, from 6-8:30 p.m.


Register for Mini Bioethics Academy

The University of Minnesota’s Center for Bioethics is hosting Mini Bioethics Academy, a three night event to learn about and foster discussion on bioethical challenges in today’s society. Mini Bioethics Academy is open to anyone interested in learning more about bioethics. 


Academic Health Center Communications Plan

The strategic plan will guide the activities of the Academic Health Center Office of Communications as we work to advance the goals and priorities of each of our schools/colleges and centers while also supporting the broader goals of the University’s strategic plan.

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Jan

The Dynamics and Evolution of Emerging Pathogens

In the first lecture in a series on Emerging Diseases in a Changing Environment, Andrew Dobson (Princeton) will discuss pathogen diversity in natural communities and describe the factors that determine successful emergence and evolution in a well-studied avian pathogen.

1
Feb

Chainbreaker Kick-off Reception

Established to fund life-saving cancer research at the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Chainbreaker is a three-day experience that includes a weekend of cycling, entertainment and volunteerism.

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Feb

AHC Prepared: Bystander CPR

AHC Prepared: Is offering free Bystander CPR Class (Until Help Arrives) in St. Paul. Each year over 300,000 people die in the US from Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Learn how to assist someone experiencing sudden cardiac arrest, perform hands only CPR, and use an AED.

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Feb

How Gratitude Heals, Energizes, and Transforms Lives with Dr. Robert Emmons

Mechanisms linking the practice of gratitude with key health outcomes will be explored. Evidence-based practices and techniques reveal that life is a continual invitation to gratitude that can be created at almost any opportunity.

1
Mar

AHC Prepared: Bystander CPR - MPLS

AHC Prepared: Is offering free Bystander CPR Class (Until Help Arrives) in Minneapolis. Each year over 300,000 people die in the US from Sudden Cardiac Arrest. Learn how to assist someone experiencing sudden cardiac arrest, perform hands only CPR, and use an AED.

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