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MHI Quarter 1 Report: 2022

July 1, 2022
The first UMN Mobile Health Initiative (MHI) quarterly update newsletter. The goal is to update volunteers, administrators, funders and others on MHI activities.
Leah Lehtola

Project REACH Highlight: Addressing the High Rate of Suicide Ideation Among 11th Grade Females in Chippewa County

June 27, 2022
As part of her work with Project REACH, Leah Lehtola created a policy proposal that focused on addressing the high rate of suicide ideation in Chippewa County.
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M Simulation Creates a Safe Space to Learn with Standardized Patients

June 23, 2022
One challenge in educating caregivers is teaching them how to effectively communicate with patients and their families.
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New Interprofessional Program Helps Preceptors Advance Skills and Knowledge to Apply in the Clinical Learning Environment

June 14, 2022
This innovative continuing education offering allows preceptors the opportunity to develop key knowledge and skills.
Adam Pavek

Project REACH Highlight: Maternal Health Outcomes for Indigenous Women in Itasca County

June 13, 2022
Adam Pavek has created a policy proposal focused on impacting maternal health outcomes for Indigenous women in Itasca County.
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Meeting Demand in Minnesota and Beyond

June 8, 2022
Higher-than-usual levels of providers are reporting plans to leave their field within the next five years.
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Health Profession Pathways Program Prepares Students for Future Health Careers

June 8, 2022
The Health Profession Pathways program supports students as they develop into future leaders in health professional careers.
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University of Minnesota Receives Major Federal Funding to Establish New Antiviral Drug Development Center

June 6, 2022
University chosen by NIH to house new center for researching and developing antivirals for COVID and other infectious diseases.
Project REACH cohort

Announcing the Project REACH 2022-23 Cohort

June 3, 2022
Three community leaders from rural Minnesota have been selected as the 2022-2023 cohort for Project REACH.
Afghan refugees

How M Health Fairview Clinic - Bethesda Excels at Team Care for Afghan Refugees

May 27, 2022
Lily Rubenstein, RN, BSN, PHN, and Emily Odegard, MSW, LGSW, describe how Woodwinds Hospital Family Medicine residents and the rest of the team have come together to provide whole-person care for Afghan Refugees.