State Senator Jeremy Miller has been appointed to the Blue Ribbon Committee, established to enhance the national prominence of the University of Minnesota Medical School.
The committee will advise the Governor and Legislature on strategies and state investments to ensure the state's preeminent medical school is a national leader in medical training, research and innovation.
Miller, a Republican from Winona, says he's honored to have been appointed to the Blue Ribbon Committee. Miller says they have a tremendous opportunity to be a prominent leader in the areas of medical research, technology, initiatives and healthcare that will produce the next generation of highly skilled health care workers in Minnesota.
The Blue Ribbon Committee members are made up of University leaders, health system and other private sector leaders, legislators, state officials, health professional associations and patient representatives.