News and Events
Media stories that featured or included interviews with faculty in the University of Minnesota Department of Family Medicine and Community Health are listed below.
In the Media
Jon Hallberg, MD, is the regular medical analyst on Minnesota Public Radio. On April 15, he talked about diseases that travel the world.
Jon Hallberg, MD, is the regular medical analyst on Minnesota Public Radio. On April 8, he discussed the tricky task of documenting death on the death certificate.
Susie Nanney, PhD, MS, was quoted in the Minnesota Daily on March 12 about the Minnesota Student Association's resolution urging the University of Minnesota's University Dining Services to open campus restaurants and dining halls early during finals week.
Nicole Chaisson, MD, MPH, was quoted in the Minnesota Daily on April 1 about the opportunity for family medicine residents to provide care in Minneapolis schools.
Ben Baechler, MD, appeared on Fox 9 News March 27, talking about ways to prevent low back pain.
William Roberts, MD, MS, was quoted in Runner's World about increased artery plaque in marathoners on March 23.
Ray Christensen, MD, James Boulger, PhD, and Emily Onello, MD, wrote an opinion piece about teaching medical students for the Brainerd Dispatch on March 21.
Jon Hallberg, MD, is the regular medical analyst on Minnesota Public Radio. On March 11, he discussed the need for research on medical marijuana.
Ben Baechler, MD, appeared on Fox 9 News March 6, discussing Alzheimer’s disease.
Sue Nordin, MD, was quoted in the St. Paul Pioneer Press on February 27 and in the Duluth News Tribune on February 28. A group of Duluth area doctors, including Nordin, were concerned that human health impacts of copper mining were not adequately addressed in an environmental review.