News

For the media

Contact the University's news service at  612-624-5551 or news@umn.edu for media interviews with any expert within the University's health sciences programs not related to the Medical School. Requests for the Medical School should be directed to Krystle Barbour at 612-626-2767 or kbarbour@umn.edu. For academic or care-related requests, please contact the expert directly or through their clinic.

Media seeking experts outside the health sciences should also reach out to the University's news service at 612-624-5551.

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