May 19, 2020
The University of Minnesota Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC) serves approximately 460 American Indians, half of whom identify as Ojibwe. Located in the heart of the Minneapolis American Indian Corridor, CUHCC is at the epicenter of one of the largest concentrated urban American Indian populations.
Minnesota Masons Give $35 Million to the University of Minnesota to Establish First-of-its-Kind Institute Devoted to Brain Development
May 12, 2020
The University of Minnesota has announced a $35 million gift from Minnesota Masonic Charities, an organization that is the University’s largest single donor. This contribution will establish and name the Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain, an interdisciplinary initiative focused on the early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders in early childhood and adolescence.
From Classroom to Today’s World: Interprofessional Health Sciences Professionals Apply Skills Gained in Classroom to Tackle COVID-19 Pandemic
April 17, 2020
Interprofessional Health Sciences Professionals Apply Skills Gained in Classroom to Tackle COVID-19 Pandemic
April 15, 2020
U of M researchers developed and designed the Coventor as an alternative for clinical settings with a significant surge in patients or with few to no ventilators.
M Simulation Pivots to Online Delivery to Meet Critical Clinical Training Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 31, 2020
COVID-19 is changing the way we deliver simulation and, ultimately, will expand opportunities for our work to support healthcare learners.
March 25, 2020
El’gin Avila is a PhD student in public health who has witnessed the gentrification of neighborhoods all across America. He strives to make conditions better for workers and disenfranchised communities. He carries a bold vision, but as he puts it, “You can never care enough."
March 19, 2020
Lou Clark, PhD, MFA, has been named Executive Director of M Simulation, effective May 18, 2020.
Holistic Approaches in Addressing Complex Health Disparities at the Intersection of Pets and their People
March 18, 2020
The Veterinary Treatment Outreach for Urban Community Health, or VeTouch, is a student-led clinic that provides free veterinary services for Minneapolis pet owners who navigate physical disabilities, domestic violence, mental health and substance abuse challenges, homelessness, or precarious housing.
March 13, 2020
In our ongoing effort to work on possible prevention and treatments for COVID-19, I am pleased to share that we are getting ready to launch three new clinical trials
March 6, 2020
Pinar Karaca-Mandic, PhD, an economist and academic director of the Medical Industry Leadership Institute (MILI) in the Carlson School of Management, examines how medical technologies enter and exit markets.
February 21, 2020
An interdisciplinary group is working to generate obesity maps for fine geographic units in Minnesota,