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Individual retirement planning sessions available
Individual retirement planning sessions available

Representatives will be on campus next week and throughout June.

May 22, 2015
Insights: Building a budget
Insights: Building a budget

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., discusses the budget, which includes funding for important UNMC initiatives.

May 22, 2015
Nursing students honor family of fallen Marine
Nursing students honor family of fallen Marine

"Honor and Remember" flag, sponsored by the CON class of 2015, was presented to the parents of 1st Lt. Ryan Jackman, who served in the U.S. Marines.

May 22, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

May 22, 2015
Dr. Mikuls to speak as part of VA Research Week
Dr. Mikuls to speak as part of VA Research Week

Ted Mikuls, M.D., will discuss "Rheumatoid Arthritis: Lessons Learned from U.S. Veterans."

May 21, 2015
Governor signs state budget package
Governor signs state budget package

Budget includes important investments for University of Nebraska, UNMC.

May 21, 2015
Music as Medicine concert today
Music as Medicine concert today

String trio will perform over lunch hour.

May 21, 2015
New step taken to protect NetID accounts
New step taken to protect NetID accounts

NetID account holders now will be asked to register up to two additional methods for receiving password change alerts.

May 21, 2015
Under the Microscope: Devin Nickol, M.D.
Under the Microscope: Devin Nickol, M.D.

Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice, which Dr. Nickol co-edits, serves people on the front lines of IPE.

May 21, 2015
A crane's-eye view of UNMC
A crane's-eye view of UNMC

Tower crane operator Troy Whitehead and colleagues are sitting (and sometimes swaying) on top of the campus.

May 20, 2015
Omaha Gives! event is today
Omaha Gives! event is today

Support UNMC's SHARING Clinics during the daylong event.

May 20, 2015
Speaker explores gender disparities
Speaker explores gender disparities

Lilly Marks, vice president for health affairs at the University of Colorado, speaks to UNMC's Women's Mentoring Group.

May 20, 2015
Ticket discounts available to College Home Run Derby
Ticket discounts available to College Home Run Derby

Event, along with a fireworks show, will be held July 2.

May 20, 2015
Wellness: Relay for Life
Wellness: Relay for Life

Supporters of Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center encouraged to participate in June 27 event.

May 20, 2015
Construction continues on UNMC campus
Construction continues on UNMC campus

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center progress impacts campus streets and parking.

May 19, 2015
LiveGreen: Rot is good
LiveGreen: Rot is good

Breaking down (get it?) three methods of composting.

May 19, 2015
More than $12,000 raised for Nepal quake relief efforts
More than $12,000 raised for Nepal quake relief efforts

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine Nepal Relief Effort Committee exploring options on how to best use the funds.

May 19, 2015
REST training tackles statewide need
REST training tackles statewide need

Munroe-Meyer Institute teams with Nebraska Health and Human Services to train respite providers.

May 19, 2015
Support UNMC SHARING Clinics with Omaha Gives!
Support UNMC SHARING Clinics with Omaha Gives!

This year's 24-hour charitable challenge will be held on Wednesday.

May 19, 2015
Awards mark excellence in medical education
Awards mark excellence in medical education

Medical students bestow Golden Apple Awards, Hirschmann Prize for Excellence in Education.

May 18, 2015
Free painting classes offered
Free painting classes offered

Four-week class begins June 2, with limited seats available.

May 18, 2015
Obtain new photo ID card during walk-in hours
Obtain new photo ID card during walk-in hours

Exchanges can be made on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at Student Life Center, with additional availability on select Mondays.

May 18, 2015
RSVPs due May 29 for service award dinner
RSVPs due May 29 for service award dinner

Employees celebrating a service anniversary received an invitation May 1.

May 18, 2015
Legislature approves state budget package
Legislature approves state budget package

Budget will enable the university to meet core operating needs, keep tuition affordable and grow Nebraska's economy.

May 15, 2015
New faculty spotlight: Martin Conda Sheridan, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Martin Conda Sheridan, Ph.D.

Dr. Conda Sheridan's research focuses on treatment of bacterial infections and cancer.

May 15, 2015
Student spotlight: Meet Tyler Scherr
Student spotlight: Meet Tyler Scherr

Pathology and microbiology student is new president of the Graduate Student Association.

May 15, 2015
Tickets going fast for Cattlemen's Ball
Tickets going fast for Cattlemen's Ball

Event will be held June 5-6 near Lynch, Neb.

May 15, 2015
UNMC dentistry grad heads to rural Nebraska
UNMC dentistry grad heads to rural Nebraska

Jessica Sanborn aims to make big impact in small town.

May 15, 2015
UNMC, UNO team lauded for efforts against virus
UNMC, UNO team lauded for efforts against virus

Researchers recognized for methodology to combat the spread of Chikungunya.

May 15, 2015
Chamber musicians to perform May 21
Chamber musicians to perform May 21

Season's final "Music as Medicine" performance features string trio.

May 14, 2015
Dr. Poonam Joshi shares experience in Nepal
Dr. Poonam Joshi shares experience in Nepal

UNMC's Dr. Joshi continues to render aid as a second earthquake strikes her homeland.

May 14, 2015
Lookin' at U - Debbie Von Seggern-Johnson
Lookin' at U - Debbie Von Seggern-Johnson

Center for Continuing Education staffer conducts programs statewide.

May 14, 2015
Palliative care conference tackles tough questions
Palliative care conference tackles tough questions

Events will offer insight for providers into handling tough questions, difficult topics.

May 14, 2015
Retirement reception set for Claudia Morgia
Retirement reception set for Claudia Morgia

Campus is invited to event, which is to be held Wednesday.

May 14, 2015
Scotts create Maurer Distinguished Chair in Public Health
Scotts create Maurer Distinguished Chair in Public Health

Gift from Ruth and Bill Scott will allow UNMC College of Public Health to recruit expert who can improve state's health.

May 14, 2015
Insights: Commencement
Insights: Commencement

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., reflects on this year's ceremony.

May 13, 2015
New calendar tool debuts today
New calendar tool debuts today

Updated calendar offers graphics, other features.

May 13, 2015
Post-menopausal bone health is brown bag topic
Post-menopausal bone health is brown bag topic

Next Olson Center brown bag event will be held Tuesday.

May 13, 2015
Students, faculty showcase e-learning efforts
Students, faculty showcase e-learning efforts

Energy, creativity mark latest round of e-learning modules.

May 13, 2015
Wellness: State Games entry still open
Wellness: State Games entry still open

UNMC is a partner in the Olympic-style event.

May 13, 2015
Ask UNMC: Simple healthy habits
Ask UNMC: Simple healthy habits

What are some simple healthy habits I can adopt today? (Featuring Corrigan McBride, M.D., professor, surgery-general surgery)

May 12, 2015
Dr. Killeen nets national recognition
Dr. Killeen nets national recognition

Amy Killeen, D.D.S., receives 2015 ADEA Junior Faculty Award.

May 12, 2015
Grad students honor Dr. Kielian as outstanding mentor
Grad students honor Dr. Kielian as outstanding mentor

Tammy Kielian, Ph.D., recognized at Graduate Studies' May 7 convocation ceremony.

May 12, 2015
IACUC application to move online

Electronic application for submission of new protocols available June 1.

May 12, 2015
LiveGreen: Waterlogged
LiveGreen: Waterlogged

Even after a rain-filled week, water conservation is important.

May 12, 2015
Nebraska's health problems get hacked
Nebraska's health problems get hacked

Two-day Public Health Hackathon will target issues facing Nebraska.

May 12, 2015
Group walk Wednesday at Fontenelle Forest
Group walk Wednesday at Fontenelle Forest

Hike is set for 6:30 p.m. at Bellevue nature center.

May 11, 2015
Medical student witnessed Nepal devastation
Medical student witnessed Nepal devastation

Sam Thomsen saw people working together in the earthquake's aftermath.

May 11, 2015
New faculty spotlight: Aaron Mohs, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Aaron Mohs, Ph.D.

Summer internship led Dr. Mohs to a career in pharmaceutical research.

May 11, 2015
Pharmacy beam, signatures now in place
Pharmacy beam, signatures now in place

Students, faculty, alums sign beam for new Lozier Center for Pharmacy Sciences and Education/UNMC Center for Drug Discovery.

May 11, 2015
Rep. Brad Ashford tours construction zone
Rep. Brad Ashford tours construction zone

Rep. Ashford calls Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center "culmination of a tremendous amount of work."

May 11, 2015
UNMC Social Media Directory available
UNMC Social Media Directory available

New directory will help website visitors engage with all UNMC social media.

May 11, 2015
Women's health event targets stress
Women's health event targets stress

Interactive and educational exhibits will promote "stress-free" lifestyle.

May 11, 2015
Allied Health programs team for IPE effort
Allied Health programs team for IPE effort

Cytotechnology, radiation therapy students showcase virtual teaching tools.

May 08, 2015
Five to be honored at commencement ceremony
Five to be honored at commencement ceremony

Former U.S. senators, governors Ben Nelson and Mike Johanns will be among honorees.

May 08, 2015
Thyroid diseases focus of Tuesday's Science Cafe
Thyroid diseases focus of Tuesday's Science Cafe

Live ultrasound to take place during presentation.

May 08, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

May 08, 2015
Visitation today for John Eagle
Visitation today for John Eagle

Longtime UNMC staffer remembered as dedicated, caring manager.

May 08, 2015
Visitation today for Warren Stinson, Ph.D.
Visitation today for Warren Stinson, Ph.D.

Friends recall Dr. Stinson's knowledge, wit, commitment to students.

May 08, 2015
Lookin' at U: Daniel McQuade
Lookin' at U: Daniel McQuade

ITS video services staffer is proud to be part of UNMC/Nebraska Medicine.

May 07, 2015
Nepal earthquake relief efforts moving forward
Nepal earthquake relief efforts moving forward

Efforts are ramping up at UNMC and Nebraska Medicine.

May 07, 2015
Robin Jaeckel is Gold U winner
Robin Jaeckel is Gold U winner

College of Public Health employee is a resource throughout the college.

May 07, 2015
Rural emergency course draws raves from participants
Rural emergency course draws raves from participants

Emergency Department, Continuing Education team for second successful event.

May 07, 2015
UNMC dentistry students net ADEA appointments
UNMC dentistry students net ADEA appointments

Erica Jasa, Shawn Custer named to American Dental Education Association posts.

May 07, 2015
Videos highlight UNMC's NU award winners
Videos highlight UNMC's NU award winners

Wayne Fisher, Ph.D., and Chandra Are, M.B.B.S., are profiled in short films.

May 07, 2015
Collaboration impacts personalized cancer treatment
Collaboration impacts personalized cancer treatment

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, IBM team to advance personalized cancer treatment.

May 06, 2015
Gold Humanism Honor Society inducts UNMC members
Gold Humanism Honor Society inducts UNMC members

Inductees include 18 third-year medical students, six residents and three faculty members.

May 06, 2015
Spring ceremonies set for this week
Spring ceremonies set for this week

Commencement ceremonies to be held across state.

May 06, 2015
The Alliance in Focus: Meet Tyler Housh
The Alliance in Focus: Meet Tyler Housh

Student hopes to become a clinical laboratory scientist.

May 06, 2015
UNMC helps support State Games of America
UNMC helps support State Games of America

UNMC a partner in "the largest Olympic-style sports festival in the nation."

May 06, 2015
ITS offers ways to link 500-mile campus
ITS offers ways to link 500-mile campus

Video services can expand audiences for presentations, seminars, other activities.

May 05, 2015
Legislature advances university's budget proposal
Legislature advances university's budget proposal

Advancing state budget includes items for construction, academic programs, other NU initiatives.

May 05, 2015
LiveGreen: Earth Week wrap-up
LiveGreen: Earth Week wrap-up

Earth Week events prove popular.

May 05, 2015
Under the Microscope: Gang Pei, Ph.D.
Under the Microscope: Gang Pei, Ph.D.

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., speaks with the president of Tongji University about the institutions' collaboration.

May 05, 2015
E-Learning projects showcased Wednesday
E-Learning projects showcased Wednesday

Students take lead in latest round of e-learning projects.

May 04, 2015
Playhouse offers discount tickets this week
Playhouse offers discount tickets this week

The UNMC community is invited to see the Omaha Community Playhouse's "I Hate Hamlet" at a reduced price.

May 04, 2015
Second Holi Festival a colorful success
Second Holi Festival a colorful success

More than 150 people turned out to celebrate the "festival of colors."

May 04, 2015
Short course in cancer biology set for May
Short course in cancer biology set for May

Two-day event will begin May 14.

May 04, 2015
UNMC celebrates 40 years of PAs
UNMC celebrates 40 years of PAs

UNMC marks anniversary with inaugural physician assistants class.

May 04, 2015
VanderMeulen testifies before Congress on PAs
VanderMeulen testifies before Congress on PAs

UNMC educator speaks on the importance of physician assistants.

May 04, 2015
CityMatCH receives federal funding
CityMatCH receives federal funding

National organization of urban maternal health leaders is housed at UNMC.

May 01, 2015
Library to hold informational session on database
Library to hold informational session on database

Representative will offer tips on using the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.

May 01, 2015
Student spotlight - Angela Marie Boggs
Student spotlight - Angela Marie Boggs

Interest in community-oriented primary care drew student to the College of Public Health.

May 01, 2015
Tickets on sale for MMI Guild's Garden Walk
Tickets on sale for MMI Guild's Garden Walk

Fundraiser will be held June 14.

May 01, 2015
Time out with T.O. - Running for a cure
Time out with T.O. - Running for a cure

Project Purple, UNMC marathoners team to fight pancreatic cancer.

May 01, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from around the UNMC community.

May 01, 2015