The Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) chapter at the University of Minnesota Medical School has participated in Laundry Love—a national, monthly service project—since 2015.

Therese Maas, APRN, DNP, recently joined the Neurosurgery department with a primary focus on spinal conditions.

A new app in development between the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health and aims to make healthcare more accessible worldwide and form life-long relationships with patients.

Rebecca Shlafer, PhD, MPH, assistant professor for the Department of Pediatrics has recently been appointed to a position on the Children's Cabinet Advisory Council by Minnesota Govern

Dr. Turcotte discusses her recently published paper, “Chemotherapy and Risk of Subsequent Malignant Neoplasms in the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Cohort."

Congratulations to Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Assistant Professor Alik Widge, MD, PhD, the 2020 winner of the North American Neuromodulation Society’s Kumar New Investigator Award.

Peter Ubel, MD, a 1988 alumnus from the U of M Medical School, was inducted into the 2019 National Academy of Medicine for his research on the psychology of healthcare decision-making.

An interdisciplinary research team was recently inducted into the University’s Academy for Excellence in Team Science for their pioneering research during the last decade about the impact of diabetes and obesity on the brain.

Dr. Seaquist is a professor of medicine and Pennock Family Chair in Diabetes Research for the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Kristen Jacklin, PhD, medical anthropologist and associate director of the Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team, is dedicated to enhancing cultural approaches to dementia care in Native and rural communities.


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