Assistant Professor Clarence Shannon, MD has been appointed as the M Health Fairview physician leader for Pain Medicine in the Neurosciences Service Line.

All five awardees have a connection to the Department of Family Medicine & Community Health.

University of Minnesota Medical School Department of Pharmacology graduate students connected with kids and families at the Science Museum of Minnesota during the Women in Science & Engineering event, a hands-on science experience focused on female leaders working in a variety of scientific and engineering professions.

This month, we are highlighting the extraordinary work of some of our Medical School staff, faculty-physicians and researchers who are advancing medicine through their passion for research, clinical care and training of the next generation of healthcare leaders.

Assistant Professor Ann Haynos, PhD, is a member of the Minnesota Center for Eating Disorders Research, a group that aims to, “understand how people develop and persist in eating disorders and how we can better serve them.” She is leading a multidisciplinary research team conducting a study about how to understand and treat anorexia nervosa at the U of M. 

The University of Minnesota Medical Center is one of 26 other institutions worldwide to receive this honor.

This is a collaborative initiative aims to treat cardiac arrest as quickly as possible in Minnesota.

Doug Mashek, PhD, leads a team of researchers who discovered that olive oil in the Mediterranean diet may hold the key to improving lifespan and mitigating aging-related diseases.

The program called the Minnesota Mobile Resuscitation Consortium (MMRC) and its mobile ECMO vehicles deliver 24/7 cardiac arrest care as quickly as possible and serves multiple healthcare systems in Minnesota.


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