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Two doctors pose under white archways at the Sanford Research Center that say CHANGE THAT MATTERS TODAY; INNOVATION LIVES HERE; SANFORD LORRAINE CROSS AWARD. Video screens flanking the doors show portraits of four nominees for the award.

Inaugural Lorraine Cross Award winners on moving forward

Drs. Katherine High and Jean Bennett are strong advocates for women in science
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 7 min read
Coronaviruses under electron microscope on blue background. Illustration of COVID-19.

Sanford is first in nation to test new COVID-19 treatment

Sioux Falls-based SAB Biotherapeutics' therapy ready for human clinical trial
SHN Staff SHN Staff 3 min read
A portrait of Ben Forred standing in the Sanford Research space

Health care hero: Ben Forred, Research and Imagenetics

Sanford Health leader oversees genetics clinical research, rare disease registry
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 5 min read

COVID-19 Q&A: Sanford Research on clinical trials, vaccines

Research is critical during this pandemic, says Sanford Health Dr. David Pearce
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 6 min read
The 2018 Lorraine Cross Award winners laugh while touring a research lab.

Inaugural Lorraine Cross Award winners: Where are they now?

Drs. Katherine High and Jean Bennett saw FDA approvals, new professional roles
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 5 min read
Dr. Steven Powell sits in his lab at Sanford Research

Sanford cancer clinical trial shows improved outcomes

Study added immunotherapy drug to standard head and neck cancer treatment
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 7 min read
Dr. Michelle Baack stands next to her research student Eli Louwagie

Aspiring doctor values research experience at Sanford lab

Eli Louwagie's study of heart development earns him national recognition
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 8 min read
Two NFL alumni visit with a Sanford Health employee as they tour Sanford sports complex.

NFL Alumni tour Sanford Health for partnership talks

Regenerative medicine could benefit former pro athletes & others
Simon Floss Simon Floss 8 min read

What is regenerative medicine?

By using stem cells, regenerative medicine can help alleviate patient pain
Simon Floss Simon Floss 9 min read
A family photo of Cory Olson, who works as a physician assistant at Sanford Health

Sanford Chip would have prevented misery after back surgery

Cory Olson grateful genetic test can help patients avoid reaction to medication
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 9 min read