Medical Discovery at UND ~ Depression Among College Studentsposted on 04/25/2013
Thursday, April 25 – A UND researcher and her team have demonstrated for the first time that a molecule involved in the human body’s initial response to an infection or trauma may be the key in preventing sepsis, a life-threatening medical condition. Doug Hamilton visits with microbial immunologist Jyotika Sharma; and David S. Bradley, chair of the Department of Microbiology. ~~~ Depression, even suicide is disturbingly common among many of today’s college students. Ashley Thornberg visits with Laurie Betting, UND associate vice president for Health and Wellness, who joins us to discuss the problem and some steps the university is taking to address it. See UND Cares. ~~~ Doug and Ashley have our What’s Happening calendar of events.