School of Medicine building on the Duluth campusThe Department of Biomedical Sciences contributes to the mission of the University of Minnesota Duluth campus to be a leader in:

  • educating physicians dedicated to family medicine,
  • to serve the healthcare needs of rural Minnesota and American Indian communities,
  • and discover and disseminate knowledge through research

The Biomedical Sciences Department engages fully in the mission through research with a cadre of experts in the wide range of topics required to be taught during years one and two of the medical school curriculum.

Research Seminar Series

This series is a joint venture by Medical School, Duluth campus and College of Pharmacy, Duluth campus.  During the academic year, seminars are held on Wednesdays of each month at 3:30 p.m. in Room 130 Medical School Duluth.

AHC Duluth Research Seminar Series


News and Notes

Dr. Kendall Wallace
June 25, 2015

Dr. WallaceNamed to Scientific and Medical Advisory Board, UMDF

R15 Grant Award for Drs. Pat Scott & Robert Cormier
June 1, 2015

The Role of KCNQ1 in Colorectal Cancer 

Kun Zhou Presents at RNA Meeting
June 1, 2015

Kun at MadisonGraduate student presents poster entitled tRF5-Glu Detection and its Regulation of BCAR3 in Ovarian Caner Cells.

Dr. Kendra Nordgren, Assistant Professor
June 1, 2015

Dr. Kendra NordgrenElected Vice-Chair for the UMD Commission for Women

Mary Cannedy-Clarke Received President’s Award for Outstanding Service
May 1, 2015

mary_cannedy-clarkeMary Cannedy-Clarke, Administrator of Bridges & Pathways Programs, received President’s Award for Outstanding Service from President Eric W. Kaler, President of the University of MN.