Earlier this summer, over eighty people gathered at the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus to accept the charge from Vice President, Joe Biden to make advances in cancer research. More than 260 sites around the United States convened for this one-day event.
Neil Henderson, Ph.D. joined the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus as the Medical Discovery Team Health Equality and Rural Health Access (MDT) leader on September 1, 2016. While leading the MDT, Dr. Henderson will also be a professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Health and Populations Sciences.
Sixty-one University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus first-year students participated at the Minnesota Rural Health Conference. The conference topic this year was “Cultivating Resilient Communities” and gave students a chance to present and discuss their research.
- Kaley Herman will be published in International Perspectives in Psychology: Research, Practice, Consultation as a co-author for “Traumatic Stress Symptoms, Forgiveness, and Meaning in Life in Four Traumatized Regions of the World”.
- Emily Onello presented “The Path to Pathology: How Climate Change Adversely Affects Human Health” in June at the Twin Ports Climate Coalition’s ongoing series called Climate Conversations
The University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus made its third appearance at this year’s Minnesota State Fair. Regional campus Dean, Paula Termuhlen, greeted hundreds of visitors to the booth. Visitors from across the country stopped by to spin the prize wheel and learn more about the Duluth campus of the Medical School.
Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center Scholarship
Anticipated Graduation Date: May 2019
Hometown: Worthington, MN
Undergraduate school: University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Major: Genetics, Cell Biology and Development
You are cordially invited to attend the
Duluth Cancer Moonshot Summit!
University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus
1035 University Dr., Room 142
Medical research by faculty and students results in discoveries that change people’s lives and redefines the way health care is delivered. This research provides a cutting-edge learning environment, making the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus a leader in educating the next generation of top-notch medical professionals.
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Did you know that you can continue to make a difference after your lifetime by including the University of Minnesota Foundation in your estate plan?
Here are three ways to support the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth:
- Leave a specified dollar amount or a percentage of your estate to the University of Minnesota
Foundation (UMF) through your will or living trust.
- Name UMF as a beneficiary of your retirement plan account or a life insurance policy.
- Arrange a gift that will provide payments to you or others.
If you’ve already included a gift for the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth in your estate plan, we hope you will let us know so we can work with you to ensure that your future gift is directed to the program you wish to support. You can share your gift intentions with us and still remain anonymous.
For more information, contact Heather Heart at the University of Minnesota Foundation at 218-726-6876 or firstname.lastname@example.org.