News & Events

Department News and Announcements

Click here to read the Chair's Update for April 2019.

Click here to read the Chair's Update for March 2019. 

Click here to read the Chair's Update for February 2019. 


Faculty, Staff, and Student Highlights

Congratulations to Dr. Annie-Laurie McRee who has been named a McKnight Presidential Fellow from 2019-20 to 2021-22. 

Congratulations to our University of Minnesota faculty and physicians practicing at University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital for being recognized in the following areas as "Top Doctors: Rising Stars" in 2019 by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine! We are proud of your outstanding work in improving the health of children in our community and around the world. 

Dr. Claudia Fox is highlighted in the December University of Minnesota Medical School Faculty Spotlight


In the news

Heidi Moline, MD, MPH, Pediatric Residency Program
U of M researcher identifies virus linked to polio-like illness AFM.

Mark Schleiss, MD, Infectious Diseases & Immunology
Why is There Still a Shingrix Shortage? WCCO 

Iris Borowsky, MD, PhD, General Pediatrics & Adolescent Health
Talking youth violence prevention awareness with UMN. UMN News & Events

Karim Sadak, MD, MPH, MSE, Hematology-Oncology
Infiniti and the Hardwood Heroes will keep shooting until cancer is defeated. NCAA

Daniel Cortez, MD, Cardiology
University of Minnesota medical team first in Midwest to implant wireless pacemaker in a child. HCB Daily News

Logan Spector, PhD, Epidemiology & Clinical Research
Study: IVF associated with slight increase in cancer, but shouldn't dissuade parents-to-be. MPR News