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Andrew OlsonCongratulations to Dr. Andrew Olson! The University of Minnesota Medical School has selected Andrew as the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Mentoring Award. This newly created award recognizes the co-curricular contributions that faculty make that impact medical education and medical students. This award honors faculty who consistently serve as effective mentors and advisors to medical students during their four years of medical school. Event: Dean’s Tribute to Excellence in Education

crawford Congratulations to Dr. Peter Crawford for his acceptance to serve as a member of the Integrative Physiology of Obesity and Diabetes Study Section, Center for Scientific Review

Member selection is based on demonstrated competence and achievement in their scientific discipline as evidenced by the quality of research accomplishments, publications in scientific journals, and other significant scientific activities, achievements, and honors. Study sections review grant applications submitted to the NIH, make recommendations on these applications to the appropriate NIH national advisory council or board and survey the status of research in their fields of science. These functions are of great value to medical and allied research in this country.

Thursday, May 3, 2018
McNamara Alumni Center
Poster Session
4:00 – 7:00 PM
Special Guest and Keynote Speaker
DOM Grand Rounds - Thursday, May 3, 2018
Jean Schaffer, MD
"Lipotoxicity: Getting to the Heart of the Matter"
12:15 - 1:00 PM at Moos Tower 2-620