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COP founder was leader in pharmacy education
COP founder was leader in pharmacy education

Rufus Lyman, M.D., founded pharmacy schools at two state universities.

July 27, 2016
Under the microscope: DNA testing for criminal investigations
Under the microscope: DNA testing for criminal investigations

Dr. Gold talks with James Wisecarver, M.D./Ph.D., about UNMC's DNA testing for criminal investigations.

July 27, 2016
UNMC receives grant for mobile simulation initiative
UNMC receives grant for mobile simulation initiative

High-tech trucks to bolster training opportunities in rural Nebraska for advanced trauma, cardiac life support.

July 27, 2016
Wellness: New locker rooms a hit at CFHL
Wellness: New locker rooms a hit at CFHL

Enlarged, improved locker rooms are part of the ongoing Center for Healthy Living redevelopment project.

July 27, 2016
Joslyn welcomes families for Passport Partners event
Joslyn welcomes families for Passport Partners event

Reserve your spot today for the Aug. 18 event.

July 26, 2016
Medication take-back box in outpatient pharmacies
Medication take-back box in outpatient pharmacies

Free service available for controlled and non-controlled substances.

July 26, 2016
Mobile simulation unit to be on campus today
Mobile simulation unit to be on campus today

Unit will be open for tours between noon and 4 p.m.

July 26, 2016
Time out with T.O. - Paying it forward
Time out with T.O. - Paying it forward

Dave Eggers, one of the most recognizable figures on the UNMC/Nebraska Medicine campus, retires on Friday.

July 26, 2016
Construction update
Construction update

Work near Durham Outpatient Center will impact parkers, pedestrians.

July 25, 2016
LGBT+ Faculty Mentoring Group launches series
LGBT+ Faculty Mentoring Group launches series

First speaker in new "Education and Sharing Series" will be on campus Thursday.

July 25, 2016
UNMC grad's 'Concussion' connection
UNMC grad's 'Concussion' connection

Ronald Hamilton, M.D., played a role in the research explored in Will Smith's "Concussion" movie.

July 25, 2016
World Breastfeeding Week events at UNMC
World Breastfeeding Week events at UNMC

Breastfeeding exhibit fair, jewelry fair part of events beginning Aug. 1.

July 25, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Zhenshan Jia, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Zhenshan Jia, Ph.D.

Dr. Jia is a research assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy.

July 22, 2016
Nursing names interim assistant dean in Kearney
Nursing names interim assistant dean in Kearney

Michael Bleich, Ph.D., will serve while search for permanent assistant dean progresses.

July 22, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

July 22, 2016
ITEACH: How healing fits in
ITEACH: How healing fits in

Final in a series of videos exploring the new organizational values.

July 21, 2016
Lookin' at U - Micah Stumme-Diers
Lookin' at U - Micah Stumme-Diers

Researcher also makes time to rescue dogs.

July 21, 2016
Putting a stop to Pokemon GO on campus
Putting a stop to Pokemon GO on campus

Players are creating security concerns at med center.

July 21, 2016
Remembering - Jene Pierson
Remembering - Jene Pierson

Pierson was a key member of the UNMC research group that helped to revolutionize lymphoma care in Nebraska.

July 21, 2016
UNMC mobile app update brings significant changes
UNMC mobile app update brings significant changes

Update is now available in Apple app store.

July 21, 2016
Ask UNMC: Cholesterol screening for children
Ask UNMC: Cholesterol screening for children

What are the new recommended screenings in regards to cholesterol in children and adolescents? (Featuring Arwa Nasir, M.D., UNMC College of Medicine)

July 20, 2016
Dr. Mirnics takes reins at Munroe-Meyer Institute
Dr. Mirnics takes reins at Munroe-Meyer Institute

Karoly Mirnics, M.D., Ph.D., wants to maximize MMI's impact.

July 20, 2016
Nominate UNMC alumni for Excellence in Innovation Award
Nominate UNMC alumni for Excellence in Innovation Award

Award will be presented during UNeMed's Innovation Awards in October.

July 20, 2016
Series helps educators improve teaching methods
Series helps educators improve teaching methods

Fifteen UNMC faculty members recently completed the Performance Improvement in Teaching Series.

July 20, 2016
Dr. Kalil is lead author on new pneumonia guidelines
Dr. Kalil is lead author on new pneumonia guidelines

Shorter courses of antibiotics deemed safe for patients with hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia.

July 19, 2016
LiveGreen: Little steps, big impact
LiveGreen: Little steps, big impact

Simple actions make our air cleaner, keep our cost of living low, and fulfill our mission toward better health.

July 19, 2016
St. Baldrick's head-shaving event Friday
St. Baldrick's head-shaving event Friday

Med Center's pediatric doctors will shave their heads for cancer research.

July 19, 2016
Training room only latest library improvement
Training room only latest library improvement

New Wilson Training Room available for meetings including videoconferences, training sessions, webinars and other uses.

July 19, 2016
Mobile simulation unit to be on campus July 26
Mobile simulation unit to be on campus July 26

The unit, which provides mobile simulation training, will be open for tours.

July 18, 2016
Nebraska sex trafficking report released
Nebraska sex trafficking report released

Women's Fund of Omaha-sponsored report finds "woeful lack of awareness" around state.

July 18, 2016
Ph.D. candidate gets boost from INBRE experience
Ph.D. candidate gets boost from INBRE experience

Maggie Bartlett, a 2013 INBRE Scholar, receives the 2016 Chancellor's Outstanding Incoming Ph.D. Student Scholarship.

July 18, 2016
Registration open for Corporate Cycling Challenge
Registration open for Corporate Cycling Challenge

This year's event is on Aug. 21.

July 15, 2016
Sisters say good-bye to the College of Dentistry
Sisters say good-bye to the College of Dentistry

Sisters Bev Hulsebusch and Jan John have spent the past 35 years working together.

July 15, 2016
Under the Microscope: Reducing binge drinking
Under the Microscope: Reducing binge drinking

Dr. Gold talks with Jennifer Harsh, Ph.D., about the pilot program at the Midtown Clinic to reduce binge drinking.

July 15, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

July 15, 2016
Employees honored at Service Awards Dinner
Employees honored at Service Awards Dinner

Dr. Gold praised service award honorees, Gold U winners.

July 14, 2016
ITEACH: Understanding courage
ITEACH: Understanding courage

Fifth in a series of videos explores the new organizational values.

July 14, 2016
Lookin' at U - Christina Jackson, Ed.D.
Lookin' at U - Christina Jackson, Ed.D.

Simulation and clinical skills specialist brings expertise to the new Health Science and Education Complex (HSEC) building in Kearney.

July 14, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Corey Hopkins, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Corey Hopkins, Ph.D.

Dr. Hopkins will join the department of pharmaceutical sciences.

July 14, 2016
Ask UNMC: Hip and knee arthritis
Ask UNMC: Hip and knee arthritis

What are the symptoms of hip and knee arthritis and how is it diagnosed and treated? (Featuring Curtis Hartman, M.D., UNMC College of Medicine)

July 13, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Kelly Cawcutt, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Kelly Cawcutt, M.D.

Dr. Cawcutt joins the department of internal medicine's division of infectious diseases and also will work in critical care.

July 13, 2016
RIDE seeks input at 'pit stop'
RIDE seeks input at 'pit stop'

The Race, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (RIDE) Initiative will discuss recommendations Thursday.

July 13, 2016
Summer program offers avenue to health careers
Summer program offers avenue to health careers

Summer Medical and Dental Education Program hosting 79 undergraduates this year.

July 13, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Hannah Durant
INBRE Scholars: Hannah Durant

Creighton University student wants to make positive impact on the lives of others.

July 12, 2016
Joslyn presentation explores work of Sheila Hicks
Joslyn presentation explores work of Sheila Hicks

Hastings native has redefined the role of fiber in art.

July 12, 2016
LiveGreen: Med center named a 'top collector'
LiveGreen: Med center named a 'top collector'

Writing instrument recycling efforts gain national attention.

July 12, 2016
Research tackles problem of antibiotic resistance
Research tackles problem of antibiotic resistance

Sam Sanderson, Ph.D., recently received an NIH grant to further study, and possibly improve, his patented technology.

July 12, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Harim Won
INBRE Scholars: Harim Won

UNO student's career interests shift to biomedical science.

July 11, 2016
Retirement counseling available on campus
Retirement counseling available on campus

One-on-one sessions available by appointment.

July 11, 2016
Stories from the public health trenches
Stories from the public health trenches

Dr. Khan will read from his new book, "The Next Pandemic," on Aug. 25.

July 11, 2016
Tuesday's Science Cafe to explore food safety
Tuesday's Science Cafe to explore food safety

July 12 event to feature director of food safety and microbiology for ConAgra Foods.

July 11, 2016
UNMC's Engage Wellness teams on GIVE65 event

Event will help nonprofit organizations serving seniors raise funds online and increase awareness.

July 11, 2016
Employment the focus of developmental disability meeting
Employment the focus of developmental disability meeting

Munroe-Meyer Institute explores issue with other key organizations.

July 08, 2016
Getting into the groove at Camp Munroe
Getting into the groove at Camp Munroe

Munroe-Meyer Institute's summer camp now in its 34th year.

July 08, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Jaqwonna Sawyer
INBRE Scholars: Jaqwonna Sawyer

Chemistry major hopes to increase her knowledge of research.

July 08, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

July 08, 2016
UNMC staffer takes graphic novel to O Comic Con
UNMC staffer takes graphic novel to O Comic Con

The event is the first of several for Joshua Howell and his book, "The Fierce Are Fading."

July 08, 2016
City asked to invest in infrastructure support for new UNMC center
City asked to invest in infrastructure support for new UNMC center

Omaha Planning Board approves, and forwards to the City Council, the med center's request to invest in a new simulation training facility.

July 07, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Mackenzie Strehle
INBRE Scholars: Mackenzie Strehle

Nutrition science major hopes to build on her current research experience.

July 07, 2016
ITEACH: Accountability and doing the right thing
ITEACH: Accountability and doing the right thing

Fourth in a series of videos explores the new organizational values.

July 07, 2016
Lookin' at U - Dawn Nevarez
Lookin' at U - Dawn Nevarez

Brand manager helps represent UNMC in best possible way.

July 07, 2016
New study sheds light on how some survive Ebola
New study sheds light on how some survive Ebola

Three UNMC faculty members are co-authors as finding points way to new approaches to Ebola treatment.

July 07, 2016
Farewell tea set for Fred Salzinger
Farewell tea set for Fred Salzinger

Event honoring assistant vice chancellor for business and finance set for July 12.

July 06, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Quinn Nelson
INBRE Scholars: Quinn Nelson

UNO students seeks experience in biomedical research to inform his career decisions.

July 06, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Yiannis Chatzizisis, M.D., Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Yiannis Chatzizisis, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Chatzizisis joins the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, division of cardiology.

July 06, 2016
Under the Microscope: Daniel DeBehnke, M.D.
Under the Microscope: Daniel DeBehnke, M.D.

Chancellor Gold speaks with the new CEO of Nebraska Medicine.

July 06, 2016
Fire alarm testing impacts Student Life Center hours
Fire alarm testing impacts Student Life Center hours

Building will close for part of the day Wednesday.

July 05, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Samantha Stoupa
INBRE Scholars: Samantha Stoupa

Biochemistry major "inspired by moments of simple goodness."

July 05, 2016
New faculty spotlight: Emily Glenn
New faculty spotlight: Emily Glenn

Education and research services librarian looks forward to supporting research, education and clinical work at UNMC.

July 05, 2016
Registration remains open for July 16 Owl Ride
Registration remains open for July 16 Owl Ride

Biking event supports programs at the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

July 05, 2016
Still time to ship out on Durham's Participants Night
Still time to ship out on Durham's Participants Night

Free museum event features tour of new exhibit "Shipwreck!" and nautical-themed activities.

July 05, 2016
The lady in the dungeon
The lady in the dungeon

Despite the nickname, Phyllis Carter enjoys her job at the med center.

July 05, 2016
Collaboration helps nursing students gain experience
Collaboration helps nursing students gain experience

College of Nursing Kearney Division teams with area hospitals for program.

July 01, 2016
INBRE Scholars: Tiffany Truong
INBRE Scholars: Tiffany Truong

Chemistry major hopes INBRE makes her a better scientist, researcher and student.

July 01, 2016
Retirement counseling available on campus in July
Retirement counseling available on campus in July

One-on-one sessions available by appointment.

July 01, 2016
Under the Microscope: Swim for Sight
Under the Microscope: Swim for Sight

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., and Michael Feilmeier, M.D., medical director of UNMC's International Division of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, discuss the difference $25 can make in the fight against global blindness.

July 01, 2016
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

July 01, 2016
UNMC will host pharmacy technician conference
UNMC will host pharmacy technician conference

American Association of Pharmacy Technicians' 34th annual national convention will be held in the new UNMC Center for Drug Discovery and Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education.

July 01, 2016