News Releases

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
This fall, the University of Minnesota School of Nursing will admit its largest class of undergraduate nursing students in history, with 148 sophomores entering its bachelor’s degree program – 20 more than in any previous year. This expansion is...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
A new University of Minnesota analysis shows that the Affordable Care Act is likely to lead to a substantial increase in Medicaid participation among people who are currently eligible for Medicaid but not enrolled.  One impact of such enrollment –...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
New research out of the University of Minnesota identifies significant risk factors for suicidal behavior in youth being bullied, but also identifies protective factors for the same group of children. The article, “Suicidal Thinking and Behavior Among...
Monday, June 17, 2013
It’s commonly said that eating breakfast fuels the day. Now there’s another reason to start off with a morning meal. A study by University of Minnesota School of Public Health researchers has found consuming breakfast daily, regardless of diet quality,...
Friday, June 14, 2013
The University of Minnesota celebrated the opening of the “gateway to the Biomedical Discovery District,” the new Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building (CCRB), earlier today. The CCRB is the fifth addition to the University’s Biomedical Discovery...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
 Courtesy: Sesame Workshop A new Sesame Workshop initiative will get big backing from a University of Minnesota researcher. Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration supports families with young children who have an incarcerated parent, through...
Thursday, June 6, 2013
A research team led by pediatric blood and marrow transplantation experts Mark Osborn, Ph.D. and Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D. from the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, have discovered a remarkable new way to repair genetic defects in the skin...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
New research from researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School shows that Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery is twice as effective for the control of type 2 diabetes, hypertension and hyperlipidemia when compared to intensive lifestyle medical...
Monday, June 3, 2013
Quotes “We wanted to find out if adults’ and children’s patterns of health care spending looked different. Although most children are relatively healthy, forgoing routine health care could have long-term adverse implications for children’s health.” -...
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
This Saturday, June 1, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., the University of Minnesota School of Nursing will host the Caring for a Person with Memory Loss Conference at Mayo Memorial Auditorium, 420 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis. The event will provide...

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