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Mobile Health Initiative: Advancing Health Equity through Local Partnerships and Service

September 17, 2021
COVID-19 has greatly impacted the health of Minnesotans and exacerbated the disparities present in BIPOC and immigrant communities.
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Moving Care Forward

September 17, 2021
One of our most important roles is improving the health of Minnesotans. Participating in clinical trials is a key way for communities to connect with research here at the University. New enhancements to StudyFinder from the Clinical &…
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Maternal Emergencies Without A Safety Net

September 16, 2021
The isolated Suba and Luo communities experience some of the highest maternal and neonatal mortality rates in East Africa.
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Academies for Excellence Call for Nominations

September 13, 2021
Faculty nominations are now being accepted for the Academies for Excellence.
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Developing Effective Therapies for Men with Late-Stage Prostate Cancer

September 10, 2021
One of the major challenges in the field of prostate cancer research is the development of resistance to hormonal therapies.
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U of M Medical School Launches Trial to Study COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Among 18- to 29-year-olds

September 8, 2021
This local arm of the ‘Prevent COVID U study’ is the only site in the region and among 40 sites nationally.
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First-in-human Clinical Trial for a Vaccine to Treat Opioid Use Disorders Enrolls First Patients

September 8, 2021
The vaccine has been developed by researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School.
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CUHCC Hosts Back-to-School Clinic in Celebration of National Health Center Week

August 24, 2021
On Aug. 14, CUHCC hosted a special Back to School clinic event for families and children in South Minneapolis.
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Serving Migrant Agricultural Workers in Minnesota

August 23, 2021
The U’s Mobile Health Initiative provides health care services and COVID vaccinations for migrant agricultural workers and their families.
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Medical Students Help Deliver Mobile Eye Care to Underserved Communities

August 23, 2021
“It is important that we as medical providers enter a community and serve them in a way that they truly need.”