Medical student develops new technology to aid asthma sufferers

Fourth year medical student Joe Jensen has developed a "breathalyzer for asthma" that could impact care for 235 million asthmatics worldwide.

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Reuben Harris named HHMI Investigator

Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics and Associate Director of the Institute for Molecular Virology Reuben Harris, PhD, has been named an Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).

Marla Eisenberg featured in 2015 Health Equity Research Snapshot

Pediatrics' Marla Eisenberg, ScD, MPH, is working to understand which factors contribute to a safe and healthy adolescence for LGBT youth.

New research shows no advantage to shorter-storage red blood cell transfusions for cardiac surgery patients

Principal investigator Marie Steiner, MD, MS, Pediatrics' Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, discusses the Red Cell Storage duration Study (RECESS) that shows red blood cell units can be stored longer with similar clinical effects in cardiac surgery patients.

Education for Pediatrics Across the Continuum (EPAC)

Dean emeritus Deborah E. Powell, MD, talks to Minnesota Medicine about a new program that will allow med students to choose their specialty and enter residency sooner.

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Thursday, June 25
10:00am to 1:00pm
Turtle Derby 2015

Join us on the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital front lawn to raise funds for UMMCH patients and their families. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more