Global Health Day provides an opportunity for those engaged in global health around the University to come together, exchange knowledge across disciplines, and make connections. Global Health Day include a presentation and student Poster Session. ... learn more.
Clinical trial evaluating the safety and effectiveness of a modified bubble CPAP device in children with respiratory distress age 1 month to 5 years. The device is constructed from low cost, easy to find materials. Typically bubble CPAP has only been used in neonates, so this device has a modified n... learn more.
Collaboration with Harvard University to integrate Dental Therapy Education in Rwanda schools of dentistry.... learn more.
The University of Minnesota Academic Health Center (AHC) launched the Thailand Hub in April 2016, building on joint education initiatives and collaborative research studies over the last 25 years. The Hub is anchored by strong collaborations between the University of Minnesota and universities in... learn more.
To protect and restore rare and endangered plants and animals through removal of invasive species (Invasive rodent eradication, protection of biodiversity, ecological restoration)... learn more.
In 2012, the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine organized the first Leman Swine Conference in Xi'an, China. The Conference presented the latest developments on swine research and production, disease surveillance and control, integration of production and public health, and their ... learn more.
The University of Minnesota China Dairy Conference (UMCDC) is organized by the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota. The Conference has drawn big crowd and received success in the past two years. With its strong dairy team, CVM is reputable for its national and international dairy... learn more.
BACKGROUND: Prompt recognition and treatment of pneumonia is crucial, as the case-fatality rate in untreated children is high, often exceeding 20%. However, the complications of integrated management of pneumonia with often co-existing malaria, malnutrition and diarrheal illnesses impact the sensit... learn more.
This randomized clinical trial tests improved therapy for asymptomatic cryptococcal antigenemia.... learn more.
Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of the effect of iron supplementation in moderately anemic HIV-infected children on iron status, gut microbiome and frequency of malaria and other episodes of infectious diseases.... learn more.