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College of Dentistry started as private school
College of Dentistry started as private school

UNMC historian tracks the beginnings of the UNMC College of Dentistry.

August 29, 2016
Continuing Nursing Education earns accreditation with distinction
Continuing Nursing Education earns accreditation with distinction

American Nurses Credentialing Center awards highest level of recognition.

August 29, 2016
Nanoimaging core facilty a versatile research tool
Nanoimaging core facilty a versatile research tool

Reopened facility features state-of-the-art technology.

August 29, 2016
Remembering - Joe Connelly

Longtime UNMC employee "saw what needed to be done and did it."

August 29, 2016
Retirement counseling available on campus
Retirement counseling available on campus

One-on-one sessions available by appointment.

August 29, 2016
Retirement tea set for Bert Van Oeveren
Retirement tea set for Bert Van Oeveren

Campus invited to Wednesday event.

August 29, 2016
A message to students
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August 26, 2016
Legislative candidate Quick tours UNMC
Legislative candidate Quick tours UNMC

Candidate's aim is to help working families.

August 26, 2016
Seeking students for creative writing workshop
Seeking students for creative writing workshop

Bud Shaw, M.D., author of "Last Night in the OR: A Transplant Surgeon's Odyssey," will be one of the workshop's leaders.

August 26, 2016
Together as One: UNMC employees give $1.4 million
Together as One: UNMC employees give $1.4 million

Gifts in fiscal year 2016 show generosity of UNMC community.

August 26, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 26, 2016
Writing Center to offer help to UNMC community
Writing Center to offer help to UNMC community

The Writing Center @ UNMC will be staffed on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

August 26, 2016
All-campus barbecue set for Friday
All-campus barbecue set for Friday

Faculty, staff and students are all welcome to attend this first-ever, all-campus event.

August 25, 2016
Conference to address opioid abuse in Nebraska
Conference to address opioid abuse in Nebraska

UNMC will host Oct. 14 event.

August 25, 2016
Intramural sports registration now open
Intramural sports registration now open

Basketball, volleyball, dodgeball and bowling on tap for fall.

August 25, 2016
PT students on a roll with Go Baby Go event
PT students on a roll with Go Baby Go event

Program modifies toy cars for children with mobility issues.

August 25, 2016
RIDE Report Release marked with celebration
RIDE Report Release marked with celebration

RSVPs are requested for Sept. 1 event.

August 25, 2016
Third-party comments accepted for comprehensive campus re-accreditation process
Third-party comments accepted for comprehensive campus re-accreditation process

The Higher Learning Commission will visit UNMC to conduct a comprehensive evaluation for institutional re-accreditation.

August 25, 2016
Ask UNMC: Crossed eyes
Ask UNMC: Crossed eyes

My child's eyes are crossed? What can be done about it? (Featuring Donny Suh, M.D., UNMC and Children's Hospital)

August 24, 2016
Cutting the ribbon on a new era
Cutting the ribbon on a new era

University leaders, donors and supporters turn out to celebrate the opening of the UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education.

August 24, 2016
Nanomedicine the focus of new collaboration
Nanomedicine the focus of new collaboration

Collaboration part of the Virginia-Nebraska Alliance.

August 24, 2016
Services Thursday, Friday for Margaret McMahon

McMahon was a former College of Nursing faculty member.

August 24, 2016
UNMC speakers selected for TEDxOmaha 2016
UNMC speakers selected for TEDxOmaha 2016

Ali S. Khan, M.D., M.P.H., and Michael Green, Ph.D., will present at Oct. 8 event.

August 24, 2016
Arbor Family Counseling to aid UNMC employees
Arbor Family Counseling to aid UNMC employees

Omaha-based counseling services provider to administer campus program.

August 23, 2016
Dr. Davies takes lead on Ebola guidelines for parents
Dr. Davies takes lead on Ebola guidelines for parents

New report is published in September issue of the journal Pediatrics.

August 23, 2016
Legislative candidate Scherer tours UNMC
Legislative candidate Scherer tours UNMC

District 21 candidate calls health care critical for state.

August 23, 2016
LiveGreen: Let's get dirty
LiveGreen: Let's get dirty

A look at the benefits of soil.

August 23, 2016
Pharmacy grand opening today
Pharmacy grand opening today

Campus invited to tour new UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education.

August 23, 2016
Dr. Gold: Welcome to the new academic year
Dr. Gold: Welcome to the new academic year

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., offers a brief welcome to students and faculty for the 2016 school year.

August 22, 2016
Dr. Nickol named to national IPE board
Dr. Nickol named to national IPE board

The American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC) is beginning to expand its activities.

August 22, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Kishore Challagundla, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Kishore Challagundla, Ph.D.

For Dr. Challagundla, research is about the chemistry between passion, imagination and love of science.

August 22, 2016
Seeking students for stress management series
Seeking students for stress management series

The training series is open to any student currently enrolled at UNMC, but limited to 15 participants.

August 22, 2016
Dr. Khan to read from 'The Next Pandemic' on Thursday
Dr. Khan to read from 'The Next Pandemic' on Thursday

College of Public Health dean's new book recounts his encounters with the world's deadliest diseases.

August 19, 2016
New pharmacy building melds form, function
New pharmacy building melds form, function

Campus is invited to the grand opening of the UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education on Tuesday.

August 19, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes about the UNMC community.

August 19, 2016
UNMC students named Presidential Graduate Fellows
UNMC students named Presidential Graduate Fellows

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., honors Aastha Chandak and Carter Barger.

August 19, 2016
Durham to offer private trolley tour of Omaha
Durham to offer private trolley tour of Omaha

Tour will explore Omaha history.

August 18, 2016
Lookin' at U - Suzanne Torroni
Lookin' at U - Suzanne Torroni

iEXCEL℠ staff member has a soft spot for dogs and a lot of appreciation for her UNMC colleagues.

August 18, 2016
One Chart training available
One Chart training available

Upgrade to new One Chart version set for September.

August 18, 2016
Under the Microscope: Taking a tour
Under the Microscope: Taking a tour

Dr. Gold and College of Pharmacy Dean Courtney Fletcher, Pharm. D., tour the new UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education.

August 18, 2016
UNMC students, house officers can purchase Husker football tickets
UNMC students, house officers can purchase Husker football tickets

The final deadline to purchase tickets is Sept. 22, subject to availability.

August 18, 2016
A message for students
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August 17, 2016
Incoming pharmacy student excited by new facility
Incoming pharmacy student excited by new facility

Anthony Donovan has followed the progress of the UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education since its earliest days.

August 17, 2016
Passport partners event set for Thursday
Passport partners event set for Thursday

Med center community invited to Thursday night's event at the Joslyn Art Museum.

August 17, 2016
UNMC's first dissertation boot camp a success
UNMC's first dissertation boot camp a success

Participants, organizers pleased with inaugural effort.

August 17, 2016
White coat, other ceremonies set
White coat, other ceremonies set

New students are welcomed as semester starts.

August 17, 2016
Ask UNMC: Treating sinus infections
Ask UNMC: Treating sinus infections

I get a lot of sinus infections. Why is that and how are they treated? (Featuring Christie Barnes, M.D., UNMC College of Medicine)

August 16, 2016
Camp getting to be a HABIT at MMI
Camp getting to be a HABIT at MMI

In its second year, the Hand, Arm, Bimanual Intensive Training (HABIT) Day Camp still is proving popular.

August 16, 2016
LiveGreen: Are you a 'TravelSmartie' yet?
LiveGreen: Are you a 'TravelSmartie' yet?

Lots of your colleagues are. Make sure you know the facts before you make a decision.

August 16, 2016
A Day in the Life ... 'Hauntings'
A Day in the Life ... 'Hauntings'

Mark Darby, a family nurse practice student in the College of Nursing in Omaha, recalls overseas experiences.

August 15, 2016
Remembering - Robert Bass, M.D.
Remembering - Robert Bass, M.D.

Former family medicine chair remembered as a strong leader.

August 15, 2016
Under the microscope: New College of Nursing building
Under the microscope: New College of Nursing building

Dr. Gold talks with College of Nursing Dean Juliann Sebastian, Ph.D., about plans for a new building for the college's Lincoln division.

August 15, 2016
UNMC staffer has Olympic connection
UNMC staffer has Olympic connection

Sharon Barnett's cousin, Felisha Johnson, is on the U.S. track and field team.

August 15, 2016
Biopharmaceutical R&D symposium set for September
Biopharmaceutical R&D symposium set for September

Event will be held in the UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education.

August 12, 2016
Dr. Scarsi's research vital to women living with HIV
Dr. Scarsi's research vital to women living with HIV

Kim Scarsi, Pharm.D., using $1.38 million, five-year research grant to investigate drug interactions.

August 12, 2016
Grant to improve immunization rates
Grant to improve immunization rates

UNMC colleges of public health and pharmacy to initiate a model that improves access to and reporting of immunizations among adults.

August 12, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 12, 2016
Ask UNMC: Laparoscopic and robotic surgery
Ask UNMC: Laparoscopic and robotic surgery

What are the benefits of laparoscopic and robotic surgery? (Featuring Sean Langenfeld, M.D., UNMC College of Medicine)

August 11, 2016
Lookin' at U - Terry Burke
Lookin' at U - Terry Burke

Clinical research nurse coordinator sees a commitment to excellence every day.

August 11, 2016
The Blackstone Meatball to offer lunch discount
The Blackstone Meatball to offer lunch discount

Discount for med center personnel is one of many offered by area businesses.

August 11, 2016
UNMC supporter Richard Holland dies at age 95
UNMC supporter Richard Holland dies at age 95

Philanthropist had a big impact on UNMC.

August 11, 2016
Durham to offer private trolley tour of Omaha
Durham to offer private trolley tour of Omaha

Tour will explore Omaha history.

August 10, 2016
Sen. Garrett visits med center
Sen. Garrett visits med center

Legislator for District 3 in Bellevue called med center "a huge part of Nebraska."

August 10, 2016
Summer Undergraduate Research Program inspires
Summer Undergraduate Research Program inspires

Program allows students to explore careers in health, science.

August 10, 2016
UNMC leaders to visit southeast Nebraska
UNMC leaders to visit southeast Nebraska

Bellevue, Auburn, Peru, Lincoln and Beatrice on itinerary for trip.

August 10, 2016
Campus progress impacts pedestrian traffic

Pedestrian traffic between Durham Research Towers, Munroe-Meyer Institute affected.

August 09, 2016
Dr. Watanabe-Galloway tapped for new role at BHECN
Dr. Watanabe-Galloway tapped for new role at BHECN

Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway, Ph.D., is joining the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska as research director.

August 09, 2016
LiveGreen: Japanese beetles hurt trees, gardens, lawns
LiveGreen: Japanese beetles hurt trees, gardens, lawns

The Japanese beetle is here to stay, but action now can help keep them under control.

August 09, 2016
New auditing system protects patient privacy
New auditing system protects patient privacy

A letter to colleagues explains the med center's new Iatric auditing system.

August 09, 2016
Tour showcases UNMC for state officials
Tour showcases UNMC for state officials

Dr. Gold, other leaders meet with campus visitors.

August 09, 2016
Dental hygiene grads impress with research efforts
Dental hygiene grads impress with research efforts

Erica Spanyers and Laura Shaw place first with student research poster at American Dental Hygienists' Association meeting.

August 08, 2016
Save the date for all-campus BBQ
Save the date for all-campus BBQ

The entire campus is invited to the Aug. 26 event.

August 08, 2016
Under the microscope: iLEAD
Under the microscope: iLEAD

Dr. Gold talks with Sheila Ellis, M.D., and Tim Durham, D.D.S., members of the iLEAD Leadership Team, about the importance of leadership development.

August 08, 2016
White coat, other ceremonies set
White coat, other ceremonies set

New students are welcomed as semester starts.

August 08, 2016
Dental research leader returns to the bench
Dental research leader returns to the bench

Jeffrey Payne, D.D.S., oversaw several milestones as the College of Dentistry's associate dean for research.

August 05, 2016
Remembering Dr. Gordon Mahanna
Remembering Dr. Gordon Mahanna

Former faculty member made a difference for his patients, students and colleagues.

August 05, 2016
Retirement counseling available on campus
Retirement counseling available on campus

One-on-one counseling sessions are available by appointment.

August 05, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 05, 2016
Dr. Khan to read from 'The Next Pandemic' on Aug. 25
Dr. Khan to read from 'The Next Pandemic' on Aug. 25

College of Public Health dean's new book recounts his encounters with the world's deadliest diseases.

August 04, 2016
Lookin' at U - Dan Sanchez
Lookin' at U - Dan Sanchez

ITS customer support specialist helps several departments at UNMC.

August 04, 2016
MMI's Askew on target in lab and in competition
MMI's Askew on target in lab and in competition

Researcher medals twice in fencing at the Cornhusker State Games.

August 04, 2016
Nebraska Medical Center top-rated hospital in state
Nebraska Medical Center top-rated hospital in state

Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center also rated highly in eight specialties by U.S. News & World Report.

August 04, 2016
Services this evening, Friday for Peter Gwilt, Ph.D.
Services this evening, Friday for Peter Gwilt, Ph.D.

Colleague calls Dr. Gwilt "part of the soul of the College of Pharmacy."

August 04, 2016
Ask UNMC: For weight loss - food or exercise?
Ask UNMC: For weight loss - food or exercise?

Which is more important? (Featuring Paul Estabrooks, Ph.D., College of Public Health)

August 03, 2016
Campus invited to Aug. 23 grand opening
Campus invited to Aug. 23 grand opening

The UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education will be open for tours.

August 03, 2016
New faculty: Elizabeth Wellsandt, Ph.D., D.P.T.
New faculty: Elizabeth Wellsandt, Ph.D., D.P.T.

Mother's work as nurse and teacher inspired Dr. Wellsandt.

August 03, 2016
LiveGreen: When it comes to paper, think blue
LiveGreen: When it comes to paper, think blue

Common recycling misconceptions explained.

August 02, 2016
Photo ID office closed Thursday
Photo ID office closed Thursday

Approximately 2,800 people still need to update their badges.

August 02, 2016
Science Cafe to explore evolution of private practice
Science Cafe to explore evolution of private practice

John Jacobsen, M.D., a board-certified family practice physician, will speak tonight.

August 02, 2016
Students 'step up' at UNMC
Students 'step up' at UNMC

Campus participates in citywide program to find summer work experiences for Omaha youth.

August 02, 2016
Free drawing classes begin this fall
Free drawing classes begin this fall

Employees and students of UNMC and Nebraska Medicine are invited to register for limited spaces.

August 01, 2016
Inside the numbers: UNMC's research funding sources
Inside the numbers: UNMC's research funding sources

Breaking down the funding sources that helped UNMC set a record.

August 01, 2016
Joslyn welcomes families for Passport Partners event
Joslyn welcomes families for Passport Partners event

Reserve your spot today for the Aug. 18 event.

August 01, 2016
Under the microscope: UNMC's research funding sets record
Under the microscope: UNMC's research funding sets record

Dr. Gold talks with Vice Chancellor for Research Jennifer Larsen, M.D., about a milestone fiscal year in research.

August 01, 2016