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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
Dr. Michael Kareta wears a lab coat and stands with his hands on his hips. Two lab members work at tables in the background.

Sanford cancer researcher earns $1.9M grant

Dr. Michael Kareta talks stem cells and cancer, plus more Sanford Research news
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 25 min read
Yesenia Barrera-Millan works in a Sanford Research lab using a pipette and test tubes.

Research student benefits from engineering perspective

Yesenia Barrera-Millan is inspired to advance research into muscular dystrophy
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 5 min read
Haydee Torres stands in a white lab coat at a research bench.

First-generation Cuban American researcher aims to give back

Haydee Torres has curiosity for science and thanks her immigrant parents
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 6 min read
Mason Schmidt examines a test tube while wearing goggles, gloves and a lab coat as part of Sanford Research's SPUR program.

SPUR program exceeds student’s expectations

Drake University junior Mason Schmidt reflects on summer of undergrad research
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 5 min read
Michelle Carlson wears a lab coat, goggles and gloves while working in the SPUR program lab at Sanford Research.

Finding the path to Sanford Research

SPUR program helped change Michelle Carlson's outlook on lab work
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 6 min read
Jessica Boerner: An American medical student bends down to pose with three Guatemalan children.

Med student: Education lab helps people to ‘understand why’

Lessons from Sanford Health PROMISE lab and other research successes
Angie Vognild Angie Vognild 22 min read
population health: Individuals standing in line

Population health: Get healthy now to prevent illness later

Movement could help people overcome social barriers to health
Jane Thaden Lawson Jane Thaden Lawson 17 min read
woman talking with hand gestures

Meet the cancer researcher who’s reducing animal testing

Pilar de la Puente's work has far-reaching uses in the fight against cancer.
Mick Garry Mick Garry 12 min read
Emily Griese

Research: Community support can ease rural bullying effects

Findings published in SD Medicine, plus other Sanford Health research notes.
SHN Staff SHN Staff 18 min read