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In the NewsJanuary 3, 2018

Featuring Sheila Specker, MD, Department of Psychiatry, featured in story about rising opioid abuse in Minnesota. 
AnnouncementsDecember 22, 2017

The first commercial implant in the U.S. with the Vercise System took place at the University of Minnesota Medical Center by University of Minnesota Medical School faculty physicians.
ArticleNovember 2, 2017

The University of Minnesota Medical School along with community members and local economic leaders, gathered today to celebrate the grand opening of the new home of the Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team (MDT).
In the NewsSeptember 25, 2017

Opioid linked deaths due to prescription drug addiction have risen significantly since 2000. In 2015 there were 572 drug overdose deaths in Minnesota, up from 129 in 2000. Now the crisis is affecting Minnesota employers as employees miss work and struggle with completing projects on time.
AnnouncementsAugust 28, 2017

The University of Minnesota Medical School is proud to announce Apostolos Georgopoulos, M.D., Ph.D. has been awarded the American Legion Distinguished Sevice Medal, recognizing his decades of research into Gulf War Illness and traumatic brain injuries common among veterans.
AnnouncementsAugust 21, 2017

The University of Minnesota Medical School is proud to announce several new team members to its Medical Discovery Teams (MDT).
Press ReleaseAugust 21, 2017

Gordon Smith, Ph.D., will join the Medical Discovery Team as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neuroscience
Press ReleaseAugust 21, 2017

Jocelyn Richard, Ph.D., has accepted a faculty position in the Department of Neuroscience and as a member of the Medical Discovery Team (MDT) on Addiction

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