News & Events
Thursday evening pre-conference sessions (optional) and all day Friday interactive sessions provide health care professionals with the latest treatment updates for commonly diagnosed sports medicine issues.
Navigating the Complexities of Trauma: Meeting the Needs of Patients and Providers
This two-day course has been designed to provide enhanced knowledge and skills in the area of dermatology for practicing family physicians and primary care providers.
Learn the latest on state-of-the-art research and current pediatric orthopaedic care at the Children's Orthopaedic Trauma Summit! The focus of this year's conference will be the physis and its associated injuries.
The Oral Pathology Laboratory now offers histology services to researchers in support of the University's Drive to Discover! Laboratory staff can help ensure that proper fixation, processing, and staining of specimens leads to useful and reliable data. Call 612-626-6424 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joanne Disch (School of Nursing) was named a Living Legend by the American Academy of Nursing. The Academy’s highest honor, the award recognizes those who have made exceptional contributions to the field throughout their careers.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) $1.3 million three-year contract to develop school nurse-led system to conduct active national surveillance for students who are chronically absent.
The program will train the next generation of researchers to work with clinicians, administrators, and patients in health care settings
Susan Mason (School of Public Health) is delving deeper into the link between high pregnancy weight gain and early life adversity by surveying mothers in the school’s long-running Project EAT study.
Research from Tetyana Shippee (School of Public Health) showed that factors impacting family satisfaction with a relative’s nursing home care were consistent when comparing data from two very different states, Minnesota and Ohio.
Kathleen Call (School of Public Health) is leading a study to identify and characterize hotspot communities in Minnesota with high uninsurance rates.
Dori Cross (School of Public Health) found that practices with improved performance for chronic disease patients were receptive to new ideas, fostered intrinsic motivation among staff, and pursued new staff and workflow models.
For the third consecutive year, the University of Minnesota School of Nursing has been recognized with the Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine.
A study led by Rachel Hardeman (School of Public Health) found public health lacks a universal way of measuring structural racism and urges researchers to expand ways to quantify it for the study of its association with, and as a driver of, physical and mental health inequities.