Patient Care

Led by Sophia Yohe, MD, in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, a small team of researchers and technicians transformed two buildings inside the U’s Biomedical Discovery District into Minnesota’s fourth on-site testing facility for COVID-19.

The Division of Movement Disorders in the Department of Neurology was recently named a “Center of Care” by the CurePSP Foundation. 

Erin Westfall, DO, targets pediatric whole-person healthcare by opening a fully integrated medical and dental clinic in Mankato.

From groundbreaking to the first patient, the new surgical suite, or “T-Suite,” at M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center took a little over a year to construct, but the concept of melding clinical technology and research technology had been evolving for decades.

The University of Minnesota Medical School is a leading center in a multi-institutional study investigating the safety and efficacy of an innovative viral immunotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma.

A program offered through the Institute for Engineering in Medicine, called the “Clinical Immersion Program,” links the medical technology community with Medical School faculty to inspire new collaborations and, even possibly, devices that work to improve clinical delivery systems and patient care.

Nearly 3 million Americans are living with Atrial fibrillation (AFib), which is an arrhythmia that can lead to blood clots, stroke, heart failure and other complications.

Arnold Leonard, MD, PhD, a retired professor with the Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics, will receive the Gold-Headed Cane Award for his lifelong contributions to children’s health.

Badrinath Konety, MD, discusses the latest treatments available for bladder cancer patients and research in the field.

Today marks the public launch of the new M Health Fairview brand, a collaboration between the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. 

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