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Dr. Gold testifies before Congress on Ebola
Dr. Gold testifies before Congress on Ebola

UNMC chancellor tells committee that a national readiness plan must be established.

November 20, 2014
Lookin' at U - Sherry Andersen
Lookin' at U - Sherry Andersen

Teamwork in the oncology/hematology division warms staffer's heart -- but not her toes.

November 20, 2014
NUFlex re-enrollment continues through Dec. 5

Information must be completed for the coming year.

November 20, 2014
Playhouse offering discount to 'Christmas Carol'

Price breaks will be in effect for Nov. 23 and 30 evening performances.

November 20, 2014
West nursing students hold inaugural health fair
West nursing students hold inaugural health fair

Students researched, designed and staffed more than 25 booths at the fair.

November 20, 2014
Ask UNMC: How are back problems with pain diagnosed?
Ask UNMC: How are back problems with pain diagnosed?

Featuring Thomas Brooks, M.D., UNMC College of Medicine

November 19, 2014
New faculty spotlight: Amar Singh, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Amar Singh, Ph.D.

Dr. Singh's research explores non-invasive options for colon cancer treatment.

November 19, 2014
Omaha Chamber Music Society to perform Thursday
Omaha Chamber Music Society to perform Thursday

Jennifer Novak Haar (piano), Mark Haar (bass), Marcia Harding (flute) and Doug Montero (drums) will perform.

November 19, 2014
UNMC flow cytometer among world's finest
UNMC flow cytometer among world's finest

Partnership with BD Biosciences opens door to cutting-edge technology for UNMC.

November 19, 2014
UNO offers hockey ticket discount for weekend
UNO offers hockey ticket discount for weekend

Friday, Saturday games against Minnesota-Duluth will be discounted for the UNMC communty.

November 19, 2014
Dr. Gold to speak in Washington today
Dr. Gold to speak in Washington today

UNMC chancellor will discuss Ebola crisis at House, Senate meetings.

November 18, 2014
Heroic efforts couldn't alter Ebola outcome
Heroic efforts couldn't alter Ebola outcome

Dr. Salia had arrived in Nebraska in critical condition.

November 18, 2014
LiveGreen: What is sustainability?
LiveGreen: What is sustainability?

Look beyond the dictionary for the many aspects of sustainability.

November 18, 2014
NU presidential candidate visits UNMC today
NU presidential candidate visits UNMC today

George Ross, Ph.D., will speak from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Sorrell Center.

November 18, 2014
UNMC history: Physician also was early entrepreneur
UNMC history: Physician also was early entrepreneur

Samuel David Mercer, M. D., was a developer who left his mark on the city.

November 18, 2014
Biocontainment Unit treats 3rd patient

Critically ill patient is brought to Omaha on Saturday from west Africa.

November 17, 2014
Ceremonial groundbreaking for new outpatient center
Ceremonial groundbreaking for new outpatient center

The Lauritzen Outpatient Center & Fritch Surgery Center will become a "game changer" in ambulatory, telehealth care.

November 17, 2014
LiveGreen nets award for sustainability
LiveGreen nets award for sustainability

LiveGreen is noted as Green Team of the Year by WasteCap Nebraska.

November 17, 2014
New faculty spotlight: Punita Dhawan, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Punita Dhawan, Ph.D.

Dr. Dhawan's research aims at understanding, fighting colorectal cancer.

November 17, 2014
UNMC holiday activities to be highlighted
UNMC holiday activities to be highlighted

UNMC Today seeking notice of UNMC entities engaged in holiday outreach projects.

November 17, 2014
Dr. Gold addresses AAMC on Ebola response
Dr. Gold addresses AAMC on Ebola response

UNMC chancellor praises academic medical centers as uniquely prepared to respond to the crisis.

November 14, 2014
Groundbreaking ceremony to be held this morning
Groundbreaking ceremony to be held this morning

Campus community invited to 11 a.m. event.

November 14, 2014
Leaders address Ebola patient potential
Leaders address Ebola patient potential

Patient in Sierra Leone to be evaluated for possible treatment here.

November 14, 2014
NUFlex re-enrollment runs from Nov. 17 to Dec. 5

Several items need to be completed annually by employees.

November 14, 2014
Student spotlight: Meet Ariel Burns
Student spotlight: Meet Ariel Burns

Pharmacology and experimental neuroscience student aims to fight multiple sclerosis.

November 14, 2014
UNMC for the record

News and notes from around the UNMC community.

November 14, 2014
UNMC, Madonna team on new program, services
UNMC, Madonna team on new program, services

Collaboration will create a new residency program in physical medicine and rehabilitation.

November 14, 2014
Lookin' at U - Ricky Fulton
Lookin' at U - Ricky Fulton

Intramural coordinator sees competitiveness, sportsmanship among UNMC community members.

November 13, 2014
NU presidential candidate visits UNMC Tuesday
NU presidential candidate visits UNMC Tuesday

George Ross, Ph.D., has served as president of Central Michigan University since 2010.

November 13, 2014
Satellite office strengthens UNMC, China ties
Satellite office strengthens UNMC, China ties

Ribbon-cutting ceremony was held during recent China trip.

November 13, 2014
Under the Microscope: Kyle Meyer, Ph.D.
Under the Microscope: Kyle Meyer, Ph.D.

Exciting changes are taking place at the School of Allied Health Professions.

November 13, 2014
Fall Learn@Lunch series concludes Tuesday

Human resources expert will discuss "a fearless workplace."

November 12, 2014
Freezin' for a Reason set for Dec. 6
Freezin' for a Reason set for Dec. 6

Event supports the Ronald McDonald House.

November 12, 2014
International rotation offers new lessons
International rotation offers new lessons

Stint in China provides UNMC medical students glimpse into different culture.

November 12, 2014
Thoracic surgery advances explored in presentation
Thoracic surgery advances explored in presentation

Rudy Lackner, M.D., will lead next week's presentation.

November 12, 2014
UNMC studying new drug for Alzheimer's disease
UNMC studying new drug for Alzheimer's disease

Campus is one of 50 U.S. centers participating in study.

November 12, 2014
Groundbreaking ceremony set for Friday
Groundbreaking ceremony set for Friday

Ceremony marks the Lauritzen Outpatient Center & Fritch Surgery Center.

November 11, 2014
Insights: UNMC's worldwide impact on Ebola
Insights: UNMC's worldwide impact on Ebola

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., reviews UNMC and Nebraska Medicine's impact on the worldwide fight against Ebola.

November 11, 2014
LiveGreen: America Recycles Day
LiveGreen: America Recycles Day

Nov. 15 event aims to promote and celebrate recycling in the United States.

November 11, 2014
New hire begins UNMC's expansion at UNK
New hire begins UNMC's expansion at UNK

Physician assistant Sheila Fleer will join UNMC faculty at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

November 11, 2014
Speaker to share Native American tales, folklore
Speaker to share Native American tales, folklore

Matthew "Sitting Bear" Jones will share Kiowa tales and legends.

November 11, 2014
Dr. O'Dell receives national research award
Dr. O'Dell receives national research award

Arthritis Foundation recognizes Dr. O'Dell's work exploring effectiveness of drug therapies.

November 10, 2014
Omaha Chamber Music Society to perform Nov. 20
Omaha Chamber Music Society to perform Nov. 20

Next Music as Medicine lunch event sponsored by Nebraska Medicine.

November 10, 2014
Setting the standard in Ebola care
Setting the standard in Ebola care

Panel discussion highlighted UNMC, Nebraska Medicine's challenges, successes in treating two Ebola patients.

November 10, 2014
Tasty treats will help fund charitable effort

College of Nursing's "bake war" event will support Project Linus, which makes blankets for children.

November 10, 2014
Dr. Soliman is new president-elect of AACE
Dr. Soliman is new president-elect of AACE

Amr Soliman, M.D., Ph.D., will serve as president of the American Association for Cancer Education in 2015.

November 07, 2014
Ice rink to open Nov. 28
Ice rink to open Nov. 28

Rink also available to campus groups for rental.

November 07, 2014
Student spotlight: Meet Lauren Dahlquist
Student spotlight: Meet Lauren Dahlquist

An aunt's legacy in nursing included inspiring her niece to follow in her footsteps.

November 07, 2014
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

November 07, 2014
UNMC study aims at osteoporosis prevention
UNMC study aims at osteoporosis prevention

College of Nursing, School of Allied Health Professions team on $3.2 million NIH grant.

November 07, 2014
Bridge to Care Refugee Health Fair set for Saturday
Bridge to Care Refugee Health Fair set for Saturday

Event offers health education, screenings to refugees living in the Omaha area.

November 06, 2014
Community Service to Research Award seeks nominees
Community Service to Research Award seeks nominees

Nominations close on Dec. 1.

November 06, 2014
Flu immunization clinics continue this week
Flu immunization clinics continue this week

Clinics will be held Thursday and Friday morning and will continue later in the month.

November 06, 2014
Lookin' at U - Megan Williams
Lookin' at U - Megan Williams

Bookstore employee's passion is helping children and families.

November 06, 2014
Under the Microscope: Janet Guthmiller, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Under the Microscope: Janet Guthmiller, D.D.S., Ph.D.

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., chats with Dr. Guthmiller, dean of the College of Dentistry.

November 06, 2014
Dr. Khan to participate in panel discussion on poverty
Dr. Khan to participate in panel discussion on poverty

Presentation will follow a screening of the "The Line," a documentary about people living on the poverty line.

November 05, 2014
Fred Paustian, M.D., left mark on UNMC
Fred Paustian, M.D., left mark on UNMC

UNMC community recalls pioneering gastroenterologist after his passing this week.

November 05, 2014
Parts of Lot 5 to be temporarily closed
Parts of Lot 5 to be temporarily closed

Closure will begin Saturday and finish by Monday.

November 05, 2014
Student Health now scheduling appointments online

Technology streamlines same-day appointments or immunizations for students.

November 05, 2014
The Alliance in Focus: Daniel Cano Pargas
The Alliance in Focus: Daniel Cano Pargas

A marathon "Bill Nye"-watching session set the stage for this student's science career.

November 05, 2014
Ebola the subject of tonight's Omaha Science Cafe
Ebola the subject of tonight's Omaha Science Cafe

Dean of the College of Public Health Ali Khan, M.D., M.P.H., will speak tonight at the Slowdown.

November 04, 2014
Finalists for NU president announced
Finalists for NU president announced

James Linder, M.D., will continue to serve as interim president until a finalist is chosen.

November 04, 2014
International photography winners announced
International photography winners announced

Photos will be on display at International Week activities this week.

November 04, 2014
LiveGreen Scene: Prep your home for winter
LiveGreen Scene: Prep your home for winter

Speaker to offer tips on winter energy efficiency.

November 04, 2014
Lunch presentation examines Warhol exhibit
Lunch presentation examines Warhol exhibit

Joslyn's Karin Campbell will offer overview of exhibition.

November 04, 2014
Remembering Jack Mayfield
Remembering Jack Mayfield

UNMC's Mayfield, avid cyclist and photographer, was a mentor, teacher and friend.

November 04, 2014
SPORE renewal funds four projects
SPORE renewal funds four projects

Pancreatic cancer research funded for next five years.

November 04, 2014
International Week offers 'Quest' for new friends
International Week offers 'Quest' for new friends

Use International Week event to make new friends, learn about new people.

November 03, 2014
Online Ebola course for public now available
Online Ebola course for public now available

In addition to the public course, a panel discussion for UNMC faculty, staff and students will be held on Wednesday.

November 03, 2014
Portion of 41st Street to be closed
Portion of 41st Street to be closed

Parking garage construction will close street between Dewey and Harney streets.

November 03, 2014
Speaker offers history of America -- in objects
Speaker offers history of America -- in objects

From ruby slippers to a stovepipe hat, Richard Kurin, Ph.D., explores "defining objects" from U.D. history.

November 03, 2014
UNMC, Nebraska Med experts lead webinars on Ebola
UNMC, Nebraska Med experts lead webinars on Ebola

Webinar series will begin Tuesday, run through November. Click headline for registration information.

November 03, 2014