Faculty

Join us for a panel discussion about the origin and significance of being a Land Grant University, hosted by the Center of American Indian and Minority Health.

Please join us for our 22nd Annual Whiteside Memorial Lecture, focusing on COVID-19 research and implications with keynote speaker, Dr. Michael Osterholm.

From humble beginnings, the Department of Neuroscience now has 37 faculty and over 50 graduate students fully dedicated to advancing the discipline. The department maintains five areas of expertise: addiction neuroscience, pain, neurodegenerative diseases, cognitive and psychiatric disorders and neuron-glia interactions, among many other important topics.

Celebrate the power of rural during National Rural Health Week and join us for this virtual event focusing on rural successes and tips in a year of COVID-19.

Cheryl Gale, MD, FAAP, in the Department of Pediatrics, received a CO:VID grant to study if and what associations exist between gut microbiomes and COVID-19 health outcomes for pregnant mothers and infants infected with SARS-CoV-2.

Logan Spector, PhD, in the Department of Pediatrics, recently received a five-year, $3 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to study the role of genetic admixture in risk and outcome of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Black children.

Malgorzata Marjanska, PhD, a professor in the Department of Radiology performing research at the Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, has been awarded a 2021 Fulbright Scholar award to expand on her research at CMRR of gliomas.

Ann Van Heest, MD, in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, has been elected as secretary of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery for a one-year term.

Kyle Martin, MD, in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, is partnering with the University of Oslo to develop an in-clinic calculator to predict the risk of ACL reconstruction failure at a patient-specific level.

Daniel J. Weisdorf, MD, a professor in the Department of Medicine and deputy director of the U of M Clinical and Translational Institute, received the 2020 Charles Bolles Bolles-Rogers Award from the Twin Cities Medical Society Foundation.

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