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The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine was awarded the 2017 Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Service, a nationally recognized award that is considered the top honor a medical school can receive from the Association of American Medical Colleges.
Stories From Our School
The University of South Dakota seeks a Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean of the Sanford School of Medicine. Health Affairs encompasses the School of Health Sciences and the Sanford School of Medicine.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The United States Public Health Service (USPHS) has recognized University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine student Avery Olson as a winner of the 2020 Excellence in Public Health Award.
VERMILLION, S.D. – A research team at the University of South Dakota led by microbiologist Michael Chaussee, Ph.D., is working on a possible therapeutic treatment for patients with Streptococcus pyogenes that does not utilize antibiotics. Human infection with Streptococcus p...
South Dakotan M.D. Magazine
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