Upcoming Events - April 2023

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Dr. Stuart Bloom's How to Avoid Burnout in 73 Minutes April 19-23

Dr. Stuart Bloom will perform his show, How to Avoid Burnout in 73 Minutes, at the Southern Theater from April 19-23. Join Dr. Bloom as he grapples with ego, mortality and spirituality in the face of pressure from health insurance companies and medical administrators who wish he’d stop swearing during dictations. BUY TICKETS>>

REBIRTH: An Evening of Medical Storytelling Saturday, April 22 | 8:00 p.m.

Can medicine and art be friends? Of course. To prove it there’s going to be an Evening of Medical Storytelling by health care workers at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at the Parkway Theater, 4814 Chicago Ave., Minneapolis. This Earth Day celebration is presented by The Nocturnists and the University of Minnesota’s Center for the Art of Medicine (CFAM). BUY TICKETS>>

Environmental Justice Tour Saturday, April 22 | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Earth Day is April 22! All health professionals are invited to join the Environmental Justice Tour hosted by Medical Students for a Sustainable Future & Community Members for Environmental Justice. Explore how pollution impacts health and how community members are leading transformative action in North Minneapolis. REGISTER>>

Office of Research PI Primer Virtual Workshop Thursday, April 27 | 2:00 - 3:45 p.m.

This training course is a 90 minute, instructor-led virtual workshop. It combines lecture-style components with case study review, critical thinking activities, and interactive group discussion.  This course is designed for current or soon-to-be Principal Investigators (PIs) for human research studies. Enrollment is limited to the University of Minnesota's policy requirements for who can serve in this role according to job code. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER>>

Carlson School of Management Convene 2023: Data, Technology & Connectedness to Health Thursday, April 27 | 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The Business Advancement Center for Health (BACH) at the Carlson School of Management – University of Minnesota is proud to announce the Fifth Annual CONVENE Conference. Focused on the intersection of healthcare, data analytics, and technology, CONVENE 2023 features world authority figures sharing their knowledge, experience, and insight with conference attendees. REGISTER TO ATTEND VIRTUALLY OR IN-PERSON>>

60th Annual Blumenthal Lecture Friday, April 28 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

60th annual Blumenthal Lecture, Philip Greenberg, M.D., Professor & Head, Program in Immunology. "T cells vs. tumors: Engineering T cells to win the battle." April 28, 2023, Coffman Memorial Union Theater. Lunch will be provided. REGISTER>>

Center for Bioethics Ethics Grand Rounds Friday, April 28 | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

The Center for Bioethics upcoming health equity-focused Ethics Grand Rounds talk on April 28, from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. via Zoom. The webinar title is: “Equitable Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Research,” and the speaker is Willyanne DeCormier Plosky, DrPH, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER>>

Dean's Tribute to Excellence in Education Wednesday, May 3 | 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Please join the University of Minnesota Medical School for the Dean's Tribute to Excellence in Education. We will recognize members of our Medical School community for their outstanding contributions to medical education. RSVP>>

Macaran A. Baird, MD, Lecture in Family Medicine and Community Health Leadership Tuesday, May 9 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

The Macaran A. Baird, MD, Lecture in Family Medicine and Community Health Leadership is Tuesday, May 9 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Our speaker will be Cristy Page, MD, MPH. Dr. Page is the former chair of family medicine at the University of North Carolina of Medicine and is currently their executive dean and William B. Aycock Distinguished Professor. LEARN MORE AND REGISTER>>

Food Matters for Health Professionals Continuing Education Course June 1-15

Food Matters CE Course is an evidence-based, experiential-learning, applied nutrition, and culinary skills course for health professionals of all disciplines. The course addresses the role of food in specific health conditions and its function in health promotion and disease prevention. The relationship between the source of food and the larger food system to both environmental and human health will be explored, in addition to the importance of understanding the food system’s impact on patients and communities. LEARN MORE>>

2023 Child Abuse Summit July 24-26

The 2023 Child Abuse Summit: Tips from the Team taking place July 24-26th 2023 at TCF Bank Stadium. LEARN MORE>>

School of Nursing 2023 Summer Institute in Adolescent Health July 24-26

The School of Nursing 2023 Summer Institute in Adolescent Health will take place July 24-26 2023, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., at the Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center. LEARN MORE>>

Catch up on Surgery Grand Rounds Lectures

Missed one of our recent Surgery Grand Rounds Lectures? We've got you covered! WATCH HERE>>