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Earth Week: Sustainability expo
Earth Week: Sustainability expo

Event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday.

April 24, 2015
Postdocs teach, mentor as part of new partnership
Postdocs teach, mentor as part of new partnership

UNMC and Metropolitan Community College join forces to provide opportunities for UNMC postdocs, MCC students.

April 24, 2015
Spirit Day events held today in Omaha, Kearney
Spirit Day events held today in Omaha, Kearney

Events are a 'thank you' to faculty, staff and students.

April 24, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 24, 2015
UNMC friends remember Nolan Hannan
UNMC friends remember Nolan Hannan

College of Pharmacy faculty, staff, students gather to remember classmate.

April 24, 2015
UNO to hold COBRE Research Day
UNO to hold COBRE Research Day

Registration deadline is May 1 for May 13 event.

April 24, 2015
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Annual faculty meeting will be held at 4 p.m. today.

April 23, 2015
Lookin' at U - Melanie Wells
Lookin' at U - Melanie Wells

Public health worker was excited to bring the Cancer Epidemiology Education in Special Populations (CEESP) Program to UNMC.

April 23, 2015
Time out with T.O. - The faceless profession
Time out with T.O. - The faceless profession

Laboratory workers have big impact behind the scenes.

April 23, 2015
Under the Microscope: Howard Liu, M.D.
Under the Microscope: Howard Liu, M.D.

iEXCEL will position UNMC as a national leader in the use of next-generation technology.

April 23, 2015
Wayne Fisher, Ph.D., wins ORCA Award
Wayne Fisher, Ph.D., wins ORCA Award

University of Nebraska recognizes Dr. Fisher for outstanding research and creative activity.

April 23, 2015
Davis Lecture explores American childbirth
Davis Lecture explores American childbirth

Judith Leavitt, Ph.D., will explore evolution of birth practices at Thursday's event.

April 22, 2015
Dr. Are is UNMC's OTICA winner
Dr. Are is UNMC's OTICA winner

Chandra Are, M.B.B.S., is recognized for his outstanding teaching and instructional creativity.

April 22, 2015
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Annual faculty meeting to be held Thursday.

April 22, 2015
LiveGreen: Monarch migration stations
LiveGreen: Monarch migration stations

Waystations support butterflies as they travel through Nebraska.

April 22, 2015
Nebraska Medicine named to 100 Great Hospitals list
Nebraska Medicine named to 100 Great Hospitals list

List features biggest names in American health care.

April 22, 2015
Strategic planning retreat highlights opportunities
Strategic planning retreat highlights opportunities

Leaders of UNMC, Nebraska Medicine meet for daylong retreat.

April 22, 2015
Wilson lecture set for today
Wilson lecture set for today

Mark Vonnegut, M.D., will speak on "Great Wits and Madness."

April 22, 2015
Dr. Johnson outstanding mentor of junior faculty
Dr. Johnson outstanding mentor of junior faculty

Keith Johnson, Ph.D., will be honored at Thursday's faculty meeting.

April 21, 2015
Earth Week Repurpose It contest: Vote today
Earth Week Repurpose It contest: Vote today

Today is only day to vote in LiveGreen's contest.

April 21, 2015
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Annual faculty meeting is set for Thursday.

April 21, 2015
Holi Festival rescheduled for Saturday
Holi Festival rescheduled for Saturday

Photography contest will be part of this year's event.

April 21, 2015
International projects: Bringing it all together
International projects: Bringing it all together

Thursday seminar will offer information on international projects, travel and other issues.

April 21, 2015
Under the Microscope: Darrell Kirch, M.D.
Under the Microscope: Darrell Kirch, M.D.

President and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges impressed by UNMC's dynamic efforts.

April 21, 2015
Dr. Singh is outstanding mentor of graduate students
Dr. Singh is outstanding mentor of graduate students

Rakesh Singh, Ph.D., will be honored at Thursday's annual faculty meeting.

April 20, 2015
Earth Week starts today
Earth Week starts today

Tree-planting will be held at 10:30 a.m. today.

April 20, 2015
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Wayne Stuberg, Ph.D., and Austin Thompson, M.D., look back.

April 20, 2015
Public health annual awards presented
Public health annual awards presented

Patricia Lopez of the Public Health Accreditation Board receives the Chancellor Robert D. Sparks, M.D., Award in Public Health and Preventive Medicine.

April 20, 2015
Spirit Day events begin this week
Spirit Day events begin this week

Spirit Day events will span UNMC's campuses.

April 20, 2015
Vidyo service offers versatility, simplicity
Vidyo service offers versatility, simplicity

Technology offers options for telehealth, educational activities and meetings.

April 20, 2015
Dr. Rizzino is outstanding mentor of graduate students
Dr. Rizzino is outstanding mentor of graduate students

Angie Rizzino, Ph.D., will be honored at April 23 annual faculty meeting.

April 17, 2015
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Patricia Hageman, Ph.D., and John Windle, M.D., look back.

April 17, 2015
Student spotlight: Meet Courtney Schwisow
Student spotlight: Meet Courtney Schwisow

Nursing student aspires to provide highest quality care.

April 17, 2015
The genetics of success
The genetics of success

Ann Haskins Olney, M.D., and Tanner Hagelstrom, Ph.D., follow in the footsteps of Warren Sanger,Ph.D., at the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

April 17, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 17, 2015
Blood drive on campus next week
Blood drive on campus next week

Appointments still available to donate at Tuesday's drive.

April 16, 2015
Insights: From China
Insights: From China

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., talks from China about UNMC's research and educational partnerships there.

April 16, 2015
Lookin' at U - Stephanie Montgomery
Lookin' at U - Stephanie Montgomery

Web content and social media specialist enjoys marketing, writing, binge-watching Netflix.

April 16, 2015
Music as Medicine concert today
Music as Medicine concert today

Double bassist Danielle Meier and violinist Juliet Yoshida will perform.

April 16, 2015
Research program seeking junior faculty applicants
Research program seeking junior faculty applicants

Program offers UNMC junior faculty practical training in clinical translational research.

April 16, 2015
Spirit of Community Service: Laurey Steinke, Ph.D.
Spirit of Community Service: Laurey Steinke, Ph.D.

Dr. Steinke is committed to advocating for science.

April 16, 2015
Wilson Lecture to explore wit, genius, madness
Wilson Lecture to explore wit, genius, madness

Mark Vonnegut, M.D., son of famous author, will recount his personal challenges at April 22 event.

April 16, 2015
Administrative Professionals Day celebration set
Administrative Professionals Day celebration set

Event will honor UNMC office service staff.

April 15, 2015
Meet Outstanding Teacher Jon Thompson, M.D.
Meet Outstanding Teacher Jon Thompson, M.D.

Professor enjoys watching students become confident surgeons.

April 15, 2015
Playhouse offers free tickets to Thursday show
Playhouse offers free tickets to Thursday show

Omaha Community Playhouse is previewing new production of comedy "I Hate Hamlet."

April 15, 2015
Retirement counseling available this week

Individual counseling sessions are available by appointment.

April 15, 2015
Tech transfer boot camp set for June
Tech transfer boot camp set for June

Registration for UNeMed's weeklong camp closes May 5.

April 15, 2015
UNMC professionals share expertise with students
UNMC professionals share expertise with students

Classroom visits are part of this month's SciFest events.

April 15, 2015
Wellness: Intramural softball signups now open

League play begins May 12.

April 15, 2015
Dentistry students win awards at professionals' day
Dentistry students win awards at professionals' day

Event celebrates scholarly activities, highlights research achievements.

April 14, 2015
Effort Certification course set for April 23
Effort Certification course set for April 23

Sponsored Programs Accounting will host course.

April 14, 2015
LiveGreen: Looking ahead to Earth Week
LiveGreen: Looking ahead to Earth Week

LiveGreen has a week's worth of events from April 20-24.

April 14, 2015
Meet Outstanding Teacher Katherine Bravo, Ph.D.
Meet Outstanding Teacher Katherine Bravo, Ph.D.

Watching students grow into nursing roles feeds Dr. Bravo's passion for teaching.

April 14, 2015
Next women's faculty mentoring event set for May 7
Next women's faculty mentoring event set for May 7

University of Colorado Vice President for Health Affairs Lilly Marks will speak.

April 14, 2015
Under the Microscope: Babu Guda, Ph.D.
Under the Microscope: Babu Guda, Ph.D.

Exploring UNMC's agreement with IBM to collaborate on genomic research and analytics.

April 14, 2015
Holi Festival set for Saturday
Holi Festival set for Saturday

Tibetan welcoming ceremony, photo contest among activities at "Festival of Colors."

April 13, 2015
Meet Outstanding Teacher Micah Beachy, D.O.
Meet Outstanding Teacher Micah Beachy, D.O.

Teaching was always part of the plan for Dr. Beachy.

April 13, 2015
Program reduces barriers for international students
Program reduces barriers for international students

New College of Nursing certificate program thought to be first of its kind at a university level.

April 13, 2015
Regents approve center for substance abuse research
Regents approve center for substance abuse research

UNMC center could lead to better diagnosis, prevention, treatment of substance abuse-related disorders.

April 13, 2015
Regents approve UNMC virtual reality training center
Regents approve UNMC virtual reality training center

Center will position UNMC as a national leader and resource in the use of next-generation technology.

April 13, 2015
Spirit Day set for April 24
Spirit Day set for April 24

Yoga, prizes and giveaways mark annual event.

April 13, 2015
New NU president sets out to see Nebraska
New NU president sets out to see Nebraska

Hank Bounds, Ph.D., kicks off his tenure with a weeklong tour of state.

April 11, 2015
Construction to impact Emile Street traffic
Construction to impact Emile Street traffic

Work on skywalk will cause lane closure.

April 10, 2015
New faculty spotlight: Tim Knudsen, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Tim Knudsen, M.D.

New assistant professor looks forward to sharing his experience.

April 10, 2015
SciFest kicks off today with array of activities
SciFest kicks off today with array of activities

Dozens of family friendly events will be held around the state.

April 10, 2015
Student spotlight: Meet Joshua Gruhl
Student spotlight: Meet Joshua Gruhl

Medical student left career in finance to pursue health care.

April 10, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 10, 2015
UNMC HOSA students show skills at state meeting
UNMC HOSA students show skills at state meeting

UNMC's HOSA chapter offers a path to begin medical journey.

April 10, 2015
Katharine Hepburn lecture set for today
Katharine Hepburn lecture set for today

Durham presenter will discuss Hollywood icon at lunch event.

April 09, 2015
Lookin' at U - Angela D. Hayes
Lookin' at U - Angela D. Hayes

Employee relations specialist helps people at job, in life.

April 09, 2015
New photo ID cards now available
New photo ID cards now available

Process is expected to take the remainder of the year, with 20,000 to 30,000 badges replaced.

April 09, 2015
Omaha Chamber musicians to perform April 16
Omaha Chamber musicians to perform April 16

Next Music as Medicine concert features double bassist Danielle Meier and violinist Juliet Yoshida.

April 09, 2015
Speaker to discuss career options for grad students
Speaker to discuss career options for grad students

Susan Carson, Ph.D., will speak at noon on Friday.

April 09, 2015
Stem cell research focus of Lincoln Science Cafe
Stem cell research focus of Lincoln Science Cafe

Speaker at April 13 event will explore potential treatment options using stem cells.

April 09, 2015
WE CAN Cure-a-Thon begins today
WE CAN Cure-a-Thon begins today

Two-day event will support research and patient care at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

April 09, 2015
Culture Fest set for Thursday
Culture Fest set for Thursday

Annual event to highlight five countries and specific ethnic celebrations.

April 08, 2015
Deadline extended for produce delivery program
Deadline extended for produce delivery program

UNMC Community Supported Agriculture program offers weekly deliveries.

April 08, 2015
Dr. Nuss named interim chief nursing officer
Dr. Nuss named interim chief nursing officer

Sue Nuss, Ph.D., has been with Nebraska Medicine since 1996.

April 08, 2015
Drs. Britigan and Khan to attend White House event
Drs. Britigan and Khan to attend White House event

Two UNMC deans invited to lend their expertise regarding climate change education.

April 08, 2015
Dr. Smith, McClane to lead women, pediatric services
Dr. Smith, McClane to lead women, pediatric services

Announcements are part of the next phase of strategic planning work.

April 08, 2015
Public Health to host panel on 'TED Experience'
Public Health to host panel on 'TED Experience'

Panel is set for Friday evening at Maurer Center for Public Health.

April 08, 2015
State praises SHARING Clinics as golf event nears
State praises SHARING Clinics as golf event nears

SHARING the Green Golf Tournament on April 17 will be part of state-recognized "SHARING Clinics Week."

April 08, 2015
CDC official praises Nebraska Biocontainment Unit
CDC official praises Nebraska Biocontainment Unit

"You should be proud," he tells med center audience.

April 07, 2015
LiveGreen: Find your park
LiveGreen: Find your park

National parks offer a green getaway.

April 07, 2015
New database will aid grant seekers
New database will aid grant seekers

Feedback sought on the new grant resource library.

April 07, 2015
UNMC booths add to SciFest fun
UNMC booths add to SciFest fun

Med center volunteer exhibitors provide education, excitement for students.

April 07, 2015
WE CAN Cure-a-Thon set for this week
WE CAN Cure-a-Thon set for this week

Med center staff encouraged to volunteer for event.

April 07, 2015
Bike for Sight event set for April 25
Bike for Sight event set for April 25

Ride will support UNMC Prevention of Global Blindness Division's efforts in Ethiopia.

April 06, 2015
Lauritzen Gardens holding membership drive
Lauritzen Gardens holding membership drive

Membership drive featuring reduced prices will continue through June.

April 06, 2015
New faculty spotlight: Natalie Crump, M.B.B.S.
New faculty spotlight: Natalie Crump, M.B.B.S.

Medical school mentor led Dr. Crump to internal medicine.

April 06, 2015
SAHP shows its presidential qualities
SAHP shows its presidential qualities

Student Andrew Shaw, assistant professor Darwin Brown, are elected to student and faculty leadership positions.

April 06, 2015
UNMC events set for Public Health Week
UNMC events set for Public Health Week

This year's theme is 'Healthiest Nation 2030.'

April 06, 2015
CDC expert to discuss U.S. response to Ebola
CDC expert to discuss U.S. response to Ebola

UNMC alum Jordan Tappero, M.D., will speak on campus Monday on "CDC's Response to Ebola in West Africa."

April 03, 2015
College of Medicine prepared for limited site visit
College of Medicine prepared for limited site visit

College has reviewed its approach to education.

April 03, 2015
Exercise is focus of April Olson Center event
Exercise is focus of April Olson Center event

Jeannie Hannan, Ph.D., of the UNMC EngAge Wellness Program, will speak at the April 21 brown bag lecture.

April 03, 2015
Student spotlight: Meet Andrew Shaw
Student spotlight: Meet Andrew Shaw

Interest in science, athletics led new Student Senate president to study physical therapy.

April 03, 2015
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community

April 03, 2015
Durham lecture will examine Hollywood's Hepburn
Durham lecture will examine Hollywood's Hepburn

Amy Henderson of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery will discuss the star as "master of her own image."

April 02, 2015
Exotic animal nutrition focus of next Science Cafe
Exotic animal nutrition focus of next Science Cafe

Zoo representative will discuss how animals' diets are monitored, what food they eat and how that contributes to well-being.

April 02, 2015
Gerald Luckey, M.D., wins Koefoot Award
Gerald Luckey, M.D., wins Koefoot Award

Award celebrates outstanding teaching and mentorship during medical students' family medicine rural preceptorship.

April 02, 2015
High School Alliance student nets research honor
High School Alliance student nets research honor

Poster project on diabetes treatment has personal significance for Bellevue West senior.

April 02, 2015
Dental grads have big impact on small town
Dental grads have big impact on small town

Drs. Kelly Russell and Adam Anderson teamed to open Sandhills Family Dental in underserved area of Nebraska.

April 01, 2015
Opera Omaha offers lunchtime preview of 'Fidelio'
Opera Omaha offers lunchtime preview of 'Fidelio'

Set designer Jun Kaneko will be joined by an Opera Omaha performer.

April 01, 2015
Retirement counseling available in April
Retirement counseling available in April

Individual counseling sessions are available by appointment.

April 01, 2015
The Alliance in Focus: Meet Alair Vega
The Alliance in Focus: Meet Alair Vega

Millard North senior interested in becoming a physician assistant.

April 01, 2015
Wellness: Lymphoma Walk set for April 18
Wellness: Lymphoma Walk set for April 18

UNMC is one of the sponsors of the event, which raises funds for research.

April 01, 2015