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UNMC College of Nursing guidance on protective equipment has far-reaching impact
UNMC College of Nursing guidance on protective equipment has far-reaching impact

HEROES was funded by a University of Nebraska Programs of Excellence Grant program implemented in 2005

November 26, 2014
Dr. Denham Harman - legendary scientist - dies at age 98
Dr. Denham Harman - legendary scientist - dies at age 98

Discovered Free Radical Theory of Aging and importance of antioxidants in slowing aging

November 25, 2014
UNMC researcher: health benefits for ex-smokers outweighs weight gain
UNMC researcher: health benefits for ex-smokers outweighs weight gain

The study, published in Tobacco Control, a British Medical Journal publication, recently was featured in a podcast.

November 25, 2014
UNMC resident selected for unique internship with American College of Physicians
UNMC resident selected for unique internship with American College of Physicians

Will head to Capitol Hill next spring to learn about the legislative process, health policy, and advocacy in organized medicine.

November 25, 2014
Four honored at annual UNMC alumni reunion

November 24, 2014
UNMC expert in cancer education named to key national post
UNMC expert in cancer education named to key national post

Dr. Amr Soliman named president-elect of American Association for Cancer Education

November 21, 2014
UNMC team publishes guidance on safe testing of Ebola virus specimens

Lab testing for Ebola requires thinking 'outside the box'

November 20, 2014
UNMC College of Nursing students receive dean's award for research projects

Awards will be presented at the 39th Annual Research Conference on April 16-19 in Indianapolis.

November 19, 2014
Researchers to tackle barriers of electronic health records with $2.5 grant

Goal is to make the electronic health record more useful for health professionals, safer for patients.

November 18, 2014
UNMC develops clinical/academic affiliation with Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital
UNMC develops clinical/academic affiliation with Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital

Nebraska Medicine also involved as new residency program, academic department are planned

November 13, 2014
UNMC nursing students make summer dean's list

To qualify for the dean's list, students must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours and have a grade point average of 3.75 or above.

November 13, 2014
Second annual Freezin' for a Reason set for Dec. 6

November 12, 2014
UNMC ice skating rink to open Nov. 28

November 11, 2014
UNMC studying new drug for people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease
UNMC studying new drug for people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease

One of 50 U.S. centers participating in NOBLE Study

November 10, 2014
'Baking war' hopes to produce 190 fleece blankets for needy children

UNMC College of Nursing sponsors Nov. 11 event as part of Project Linus

November 07, 2014
James O'Dell, M.D., receives prestigious Lee C. Howley Sr. Prize
James O'Dell, M.D., receives prestigious Lee C. Howley Sr. Prize

Recognizes the most important scientific paper that will lead to a faster cure for arthritis and related diseases

November 07, 2014
Science Cafe presentation on Ebola now on iTunes

November 07, 2014
Fred Paustian, M.D., pioneering gastroenterologist at UNMC, dies at age 87
Fred Paustian, M.D., pioneering gastroenterologist at UNMC, dies at age 87

Credited with turning gastroenterology into one of UNMC's centers of excellence

November 05, 2014
Nebraska nurse practitioners share love for profession
Nebraska nurse practitioners share love for profession

The week is set aside to recognize the health professionals for their contributions to health care and the difference they make in patients' lives.

November 05, 2014
UNMC College of Nursing awarded $3.2 million grant to study osteoporosis

The research study will test three treatments for improving bone strength and preventing bone loss

November 04, 2014
Fifth annual Bridge To Care Refugee Health Fair set for Nov. 8

Free health screenings, flu shots and health education on a variety of issues, will be provided

November 03, 2014