Office of the Dean

As President Gabel and Provost Croson have already said in their recent messages, with COVID-19 and other factors impacting our world, it is good to plan in advance how you will cast your vote. Even better is to put your plan in action and vote NOW.

The University of Minnesota Foundation (UMF) offers the M Health Fairview partnership efficiencies of scale and a broader, deeper operational infrastructure to support major gift fundraising.

Our healthcare providers stay safe so that they can take care of others. And that is exactly what we need to do outside of the healthcare setting―take these precautions to protect each other.

Dr. Kang is currently Chief of the Division of Pediatric Neurology and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florida; he will be arriving in February 2021.

Cases of COVID-19 are on the rise in Minnesota, while hospitalizations and deaths are down. This is because Minnesotans (by and large) worked together to slow the spread of the virus and kept it from overwhelming our medical resources.

We have a lot of work ahead of us; work that we need to do together to accelerate and accomplish.

Created by the DFMCH and named for former Department Head Dr. Macaran Baird, the fund will serve to assist the University in recruiting, supporting, and retaining outstanding faculty members who specialize in family medicine, primary care, and healthcare delivery.

With the violent events of the past week, and especially last night, the world continues to remind us of the need to act against racism.

No matter how urgent the need for change is, it can seem like it takes a long time to achieve it.

Unexpected events in the future are a given. So, too, is our ability to find vitality in disruption, defiance in crisis, and confidence in academic medicine and in each other.