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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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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 receives message from space

Today Dr. Kjell Lindgren, the astronaut who received his medical training at HCMC, took a photo of Minneapolis from the International Space Station and sent a hello to his friends and colleagues @hennepinmedical! For more information about Dr. Lindgren what … Continue reading

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Follow Dr. Kjell Lindgren to the International Space Center

Listen to Healthy Matters on WCCO Radio Sunday, August 2 at 7:30 AM when Dr. Brunette discusses his trip to Kazakhstan.  Dr. Douglas Brunette was invited by his former student, astronaut Dr. Kjell Lindgren, to watch his launch to the … Continue reading

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HCMC-trained MD Astronaut Kjell Lindgren launches to International Space Station next week

Excitement is building at Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) as they count down the days to NASA’s Expedition 44/45 launch on Wednesday, July 22. The Soyuz spacecraft will carry a crew to the International Space Station that includes astronaut Kjell … Continue reading

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Countdown to NASA launch begins with HCMC-trained astronaut aboard

UPDATE: Dr. Kjell Lindgren’s launch to the International Space Station (ISS) was delayed after a problem occurred involving an unmanned cargo spacecraft delivering supplies to the ISS.  The investigation into what caused the problem is now completed – and the ISS … Continue reading

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