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Community invited to Research Fair at Winona Health

April 9, 2018 GMT

The Winona Health Research Committee is hosting a Research Fair to give area pre-professionals the opportunity to share their work and community members the chance to learn about the medical research being conducted by local university students.

Student research may pertain to immunology, microbiology, epidemiology, psychology, kinesiology, exercise science, medical engineering, or any other potentially medically related field of research.

The Student Research Fair posters will be on display during clinic hours from 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 18 through 4 p.m. Friday, April 20. That Friday, between 1 and 4 p.m., researchers will be on hand to explain their projects and answer questions, and there will be a reception and award ceremony at 4:30. Don Snodgrass, MD, FACP, will be the keynote speaker. His talk: Medical Myths.

The community is welcome to come in to view the posters and learn more about the research being conducted right here in Winona. Community members interested in attending the reception at 4:30 p.m. are asked to RSVP to Lori Stanislawski at 507-457-4483 by April 13.

Research committee members include physicians from various specialties and professors from Winona State University and Saint Mary’s University. In addition, several physicians, healthcare professionals and professors serve as mentors for the student research.