University of North Dakota Faculty/Staff Newsletter

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DHHS announces proposed changes to federal regulations governing protection of human subjects in research

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has announced proposed changes to the regulations governing research on human subjects. These changes are designed to address issues in the evolving research landscape since the current regulations were adopted in 1991. All UND researchers in any field who work with human subjects are strongly encouraged [...]

Koponen invited to national disaster summit

Mark Koponen, associate professor of Pathology at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has been invited to attend the 2011 Integrated Medical, Public Health, Preparedness and Response Training Summit, May 1–5, in Grapevine, Texas. The summit is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Koponen, a board certified forensic pathologist, [...]

UND receives $190,000 grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

UND has received a federal grant to prepare new psychologists, substance abuse counselors, and nurses to address rural mental and behavioral health needs. UND received the second largest grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Graduate Psychology Education Program (GPEP). Nearly $190,000 will be used to train UND students to serve as [...]