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Basketball academy spotlight: Pat Coughlin

"We are able to bring a level of consistency as far as a place to train, practice and get better."
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Carson Wentz holds a basketball at an appearance.

Pro Bowl quarterback Carson Wentz to host football camp

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback's free camp is open to kids in grades 3-8
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Mark Calcavecchia swings a golf club over his shoulder with trees in the background.

Calcavecchia and Harris commit to the Sanford International

Midwestern natives return to Sioux Falls for PGA TOUR Champions events
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Two young women smiling for professional portraits in floral shirts.

Chamberlain hosts medical students for rural health training

Program is designed to bring health professions graduates to rural South Dakota
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Free senior program helps patient overcome prediabetes

Bridging Health and Home program available in Webster, S.D., and Mayville, N.D.
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Sanford Health researcher studies population health and rural bullying

Research: Community support can ease rural bullying effects

Findings published in SD Medicine, plus other Sanford Health research notes.
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Sanford Health medical assistants

Medical assistant role goes beyond technical skills

At Sanford Health, MAs bridge the relationship between patients and providers.
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Rachel Laufmann, Elle Anderson, Ellen Voigt and Bethany Freel are former Sanford Health research interns who now work full-time at the organization as they pursue graduate degrees in science.

Top grants help Sanford Research draw undergrad interns

NIH, NSF funds bring students from around the world to 'science fair for adults'
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You have your Sanford Chip genetic test results. Now what?

A genetic counselor details how you and providers can use the information.
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Sanford Vermillion Medical Center starts remodel project

Highlights include decor, updated patient rooms and a new special-purpose room.
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Sanford Health providers and genetic counselors work with families to determine if genetic testing is right for children

Genetic testing for pediatric cancer

When is it appropriate for a child to have a genetic test? Counselors weigh in.
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Bush Fellowship goes to Sanford Health researcher

A roundup of Michaela Seiber's award and research, and other research successes.
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POWER training program for kids starts June 3 in Vermillion

Sanford POWER's goal is to help athletes improve and prevent injuries.
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Learn secrets for an easier labor and delivery

Relax and prepare your mind and body for the marathon of giving birth.
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Diagnosing, managing a child’s developmental disabilities

Genetic testing, counseling can help find the diagnosis, cause and intervention
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