Category Archives: HCMC Press Releases

HCMC’s transplant program marks World Kidney Day

  On Thursday, March 9, 2017 Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) will partner with the National Kidney Foundation to raise awareness about kidney transplant as part of World Kidney Day. The event is one of many taking place during March, … Continue reading

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NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD to discuss safety in space, applications on Earth

NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD is returning to Minnesota to discuss safety in space and applications on Earth at the 15th Annual Preparedness Practicum on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Dr. Lindgren completed his medical training at Hennepin County Medical Center and … Continue reading

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Smallest premature infant from 1942 celebrates 75th birthday

Smallest premature infant from 1942 celebrates 75th birthday Continue reading

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HCMC launches clinical trial to treat brain injury using vagus nerve stimulation

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Visit HCMC at the Fair for hands-on health activities, eye-opening research

Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC), Minnesota’s first Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center is at the Minnesota State Fair during the best days of summer with hands-on health activities in the Health Fair 11 Building, located at the corner … Continue reading

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NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD to visit patients, colleagues at HCMC

NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, MD returned from his mission to the International Space Station in December, and now he’s returning to Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) for a visit – the Level I Trauma Center where he completed his emergency … Continue reading

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HCMC Clinic and pharmacy to open in North Loop area of downtown Minneapolis

Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) will open a new clinic and pharmacy to serve people living and working in the North Loop area and central business district in downtown Minneapolis. “North Loop is the fastest growing residential neighborhood in Minneapolis … Continue reading

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