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USD Sanford School of Medicine 2019 white coat ceremony

USD Sanford School of Medicine welcomes new students

Sanford Health continues as teaching hospital for state's only medical school
SHN Staff SHN Staff 2 min read
Dr. Josh Crabtree sits along the wall beside a countertop talking with a patient who has his back to the camera.

Josh Crabtree: ‘Doing what’s best for patients’

Doctor now oversees Sanford Health clinic operations, with role in telehealth
Jared Leighton Jared Leighton 7 min read

Flu shot FAQs: Myths and facts

An infectious disease specialist answers your questions about flu shots
Wendell Hoffman, MD Wendell Hoffman, MD 6 min read
hand touching newborn's head

How to keep your baby safe from influenza

Protect your newborn from the flu with these tips
SHN Staff SHN Staff 4 min read
A Good Samaritan Society resident gets loaded into an ambulance.

Evacuated Good Samaritan Society residents return home

Now that hurricane danger has passed, two Florida sites return to normal
Mick Garry Mick Garry 4 min read

Sanford Health makes way for new West Fargo clinic

Demolition of old clinic begins as new clinic opens next door
Christen Rennich Christen Rennich 2 min read
Genetic counselor Larissa Risty

Genetic counseling in cancer: Podcast with Larissa Risty

Find out why genetic counseling is useful and how to explore family history
Larissa Risty Larissa Risty 2 min read
A mugshot of Fred Fridley

Fred Fridley: ‘Having the conversation 100% of the time’

Bismarck region VP, a former health educator and coach, still coaches employees
Jared Leighton Jared Leighton 8 min read
Brittany Montecuollo and Dr. Doug Griffin raise their hands during dance practice for Dancing with the Doctors.

Dancing with the Doctors returns for second year

Fundraiser for Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center puts docs in dance competition
Katie Foutz Katie Foutz 6 min read
A lab instructor is surrounded by middle school students during an experiment.

PROMISE lab shows kids they can do science

Lab combines fun, facts and field trips to and from Sanford Research
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 18 min read