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USD Health Sciences Hosts National Library of Medicine Traveling Exhibit

VERMILLION, SD – The University of South Dakota School of Health Sciences will host the National Library of Medicine’s National Institutes of Health Traveling Exhibition “Against the Odds: Making a Difference in Global Health” in the I. D. Weeks Library April 16-May 2.

"As the cultural conversation is focused on human rights and equality it's imperative we not only focus on the United States, but look at global health affecting outcomes for the world’s population,” said Angela Landeen, an instructor in the School of Health Sciences.

The exhibit is free and open to the public.


USD’s School of Health Sciences is a national leader in interprofessional health sciences education. South Dakota’s comprehensive School of Health Sciences develops scholars, practitioners and leaders in health and human services, including addiction counselors, dental hygienists, health science practitioners, medical laboratory scientists, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, physician assistants, public health practitioners and social workers.


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 202 undergraduate and 84 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, Knudson School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 16:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 18 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Hanna DeLange
USD News