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Chancellor discusses wide range of topics at forum
Chancellor discusses wide range of topics at forum

Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., says UNMC continues in its forward momentum.

September 21, 2018
Colleagues organize to raise awareness of suicide
Colleagues organize to raise awareness of suicide

Colleagues are encouraged to use available resources to help with life's issues.

September 21, 2018
Remembering: Bruce Buehler, M.D.
Remembering: Bruce Buehler, M.D.

Former director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute, chair of pediatrics called a visionary leader, passionate advocate.

September 21, 2018
Time out with T.O. - The legend of Dr. Sorrell
Time out with T.O. - The legend of Dr. Sorrell

Michael Sorrell, M.D., is possibly the most transformative figure in the history of UNMC.

September 21, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Weigel Williamson holds open house today, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

September 21, 2018
Dr. Spagnoli named chair of pediatrics, leader of CHRI
Dr. Spagnoli named chair of pediatrics, leader of CHRI

Anna Spagnoli, M.D., will begin as chair of pediatrics, pediatrician-in-chief and executive director of the Child Health Research Institute in 2019.

September 20, 2018
Great Plains IDeA-CTR announces Scholar awardees
Great Plains IDeA-CTR announces Scholar awardees

The goal of the program is to develop early career researchers into independent scientists.

September 20, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Craig Johnson, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Craig Johnson, M.D.

Dr. Johnson is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Radiology.

September 20, 2018
Second pharmacy dean finalist holds forum Friday
Second pharmacy dean finalist holds forum Friday

Keith Olsen, Pharm.D., dean of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy, will speak at noon event.

September 20, 2018
Brightening UNMC's campus, solar style
Brightening UNMC's campus, solar style

OPPD is partnering with UNMC to power the campus with the largest rooftop solar installation in the state.

September 19, 2018
Chancellor's Forum to be held today
Chancellor's Forum to be held today

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will hold monthly forums through academic year.

September 19, 2018
Dr. Durden joins Children's Hospital & Medical Center, UNMC
Dr. Durden joins Children's Hospital & Medical Center, UNMC

Donald Durden, M.D., Ph.D., is an internationally renowned pediatric oncologist and researcher.

September 19, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Katie Freeman, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Katie Freeman, M.D.

Dr. Freeman is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Sports Medicine.

September 19, 2018
Under the microscope: National Modeling & Simulation Meeting
Under the microscope: National Modeling & Simulation Meeting

Dr. Gold talks with Pamela Boyers, Ph.D., associate vice chancellor for iEXCEL, about the national meeting that UNMC will host on Sept. 25-26 for the National Modeling & Simulation Coalition.

September 19, 2018
Event marks beginning of nursing profession
Event marks beginning of nursing profession

Nursing white-coat ceremony one of several across campus as new academic year begins.

September 18, 2018
First pharmacy dean finalist holds forum Wednesday
First pharmacy dean finalist holds forum Wednesday

Daren Knoell, Pharm.D., professor and chair of pharmacy practice at the UNMC College of Pharmacy, will speak at noon event.

September 18, 2018
John Keenan is Gold U recipient
John Keenan is Gold U recipient

UNMC Today editor takes pride in his work for UNMC, Munroe-Meyer Institute.

September 18, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Kristin Dickinson, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Kristin Dickinson, Ph.D.

Dr. Dickinson is an assistant professor in the UNMC College of Nursing.

September 18, 2018
E-learning informational meeting set for Tuesday
E-learning informational meeting set for Tuesday

Faculty, students invited to attend to learn about project opportunities.

September 17, 2018
Main entrance to Clarkson Tower closes Sept. 21
Main entrance to Clarkson Tower closes Sept. 21

The project, which began in April, includes new stairwells, lighting and other safety improvements.

September 17, 2018
New farm safety website to debut
New farm safety website to debut

Website goes live ahead of National Farm Safety Week, Sept. 22-26.

September 17, 2018
Recognizing Constitution Day
Recognizing Constitution Day

In recognition of the day, UNMC shares information about the U.S. Constitution.

September 17, 2018
Remembering: James Lane, M.D.
Remembering: James Lane, M.D.

James Lane, M.D., was a former UNMC faculty member and the inaugural director of The Nebraska Medical Center Diabetes Center.

September 17, 2018
A message for the university community
A message for the university community

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., and Chancellors Gold, Green and Kristensen share results of Gallup survey.

September 14, 2018
Dr. Davies appointed to national preparedness board
Dr. Davies appointed to national preparedness board

Dele Davies, M.D., joins National Preparedness and Response Science Board, a federal advisory committee.

September 14, 2018
Dr. Twiss to deliver nursing alumni lecture
Dr. Twiss to deliver nursing alumni lecture

Janice Twiss, Ph.D., will discuss historical, current and future trends in women's health.

September 14, 2018
Event honors student achievements in cancer research
Event honors student achievements in cancer research

Harris Award for Cancer Research and the Shawn Jessen Memorial Award were presented at event.

September 14, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Srinivas Vunnam, M.D
New faculty spotlight: Srinivas Vunnam, M.D

Dr. Vunnam joins the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine.

September 14, 2018
Exploring different therapies' effects on cerebral palsy
Exploring different therapies' effects on cerebral palsy

Collaboration contrasts power training, action-perception training.

September 13, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Taylor Anderson
New faculty spotlight: Taylor Anderson

Anderson is an assistant professor in the UNMC College of Nursing.

September 13, 2018
Registration open for IDeA-CTR's Scientific Meeting
Registration open for IDeA-CTR's Scientific Meeting

Event will be held Oct. 10-11 on the UNMC campus. Registration is free.

September 13, 2018
Weigel Williamson Center celebrates 10 years
Weigel Williamson Center celebrates 10 years

A campus open house will be held on Sept. 21.

September 13, 2018
Women's Health & Wellness Conference set for Oct. 12
Women's Health & Wellness Conference set for Oct. 12

"All About You - Shaping Your Wellness Perspective" is conference theme.

September 13, 2018
Chancellor to hold 'Thank You' event for staff
Chancellor to hold 'Thank You' event for staff

Sept. 27 event will feature showing of "Hidden Figures."

September 12, 2018
Coping with pain, suffering focus of Science Cafe
Coping with pain, suffering focus of Science Cafe

Jonathon Sikorski, Ph.D., and Alison DeLizza are featured speakers at the Sept. 18 event.

September 12, 2018
Dr. Langenfeld named chief of colorectal surgery
Dr. Langenfeld named chief of colorectal surgery

Sean Langenfeld, M.D., says goals include UNMC becoming established as a Center of Excellence for rectal cancer.

September 12, 2018
Poet Todd Robinson to read on campus today
Poet Todd Robinson to read on campus today

Event is presented by the Healing Arts Program.

September 12, 2018
Proposals solicited for upcoming COBRE application
Proposals solicited for upcoming COBRE application

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research will evaluate potential UNMC proposals.

September 12, 2018
Time out with T.O. - Dr. Sitorius to step down
Time out with T.O. - Dr. Sitorius to step down

Michael Sitorius, M.D., will remain a family medicine faculty member when he steps down as chair of the department after nearly 30 years.

September 12, 2018
Abstracts sought for first GME Research Conference
Abstracts sought for first GME Research Conference

Abstracts are due Friday for Oct. 17 event.

September 11, 2018
Chancellor Forums set for September, October
Chancellor Forums set for September, October

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will hold monthly forums through academic year.

September 11, 2018
LiveGreen: Alkaline battery recycling
LiveGreen: Alkaline battery recycling

Compliance is lacking. We need your help.

September 11, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Adam Sutton, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Adam Sutton, M.D.

Dr. Sutton is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Dermatology and director of Mohs and dermatologic surgery.

September 11, 2018
Safety message: Be alert when walking, driving
Safety message: Be alert when walking, driving

Traffic safety is responsibility of both pedestrian and driver.

September 11, 2018
Under the microscope: New Health Administration Master's program
Under the microscope: New Health Administration Master's program

Dr. Gold talks with Fernando Wilson, Ph.D., about the new master's of health administration program in the UNMC College of Public Health.

September 11, 2018
Alumni Weekend features awards, tours, banquet
Alumni Weekend features awards, tours, banquet

The campus community is invited to the Alumni Celebration and Awards Banquet.

September 10, 2018
Dr. Talmon named assistant dean for medical education
Dr. Talmon named assistant dean for medical education

Geoffrey Talmon, M.D., is one of UNMC's top educators.

September 10, 2018
Finalists set for College of Pharmacy dean position
Finalists set for College of Pharmacy dean position

Campus visits by each of the four finalists will begin Sept. 18.

September 10, 2018
GCBA holds annual Student Research Forum
GCBA holds annual Student Research Forum

Outstanding student researchers honored.

September 10, 2018
Training will help transition to Concur travel
Training will help transition to Concur travel

UNMC's new travel software is live today.

September 10, 2018
UNO parking 101 for UNMC permit holders
UNO parking 101 for UNMC permit holders

With new academic year under way, UNMC permit holders can park in designated University of Nebraska at Omaha lots.

September 10, 2018
Exercise helps prepare for real-life emergencies
Exercise helps prepare for real-life emergencies

UNMC partners with first responders for more realistic emergency medicine training.

September 07, 2018
Time out with T.O. - Business as usual
Time out with T.O. - Business as usual

Dr. Linder shares his vision for Nebraska Medicine.

September 07, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Jean Amoura, M.D., joins playhouse panel discussion, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

September 07, 2018
UNMC scholars among Presidential Graduate Fellows
UNMC scholars among Presidential Graduate Fellows

Fellows "are some of the best and brightest students at the University of Nebraska."

September 07, 2018
Faculty honored at Premier Education Banquet
Faculty honored at Premier Education Banquet

Megan Brown, Karen Townsley and Ted Mikuls, M.D., received top awards.

September 06, 2018
Merry Lindsey, Ph.D., named chair of cellular and integrative physiology
Merry Lindsey, Ph.D., named chair of cellular and integrative physiology

Mississippi scientist brings more than 20 years of cardiac research experience.

September 06, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Amrita Vuppala, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Amrita Vuppala, M.D.

Dr. Vuppala joins the UNMC Department of Neurological Sciences.

September 06, 2018
Nominations open for inaugural Presidential Medal of Service
Nominations open for inaugural Presidential Medal of Service

Nominations are due Sept. 10.

September 06, 2018
Olson Center event explores mother-daughter dynamic
Olson Center event explores mother-daughter dynamic

Judy Neville, UNMC College of Pharmacy, and Pat Curran, Catholic Charities, will speak at Sept. 18 event.

September 06, 2018
Under the microscope: College of Pharmacy research funding
Under the microscope: College of Pharmacy research funding

Dr. Gold talks with Courtney Fletcher, Pharm.D., dean of the UNMC College of Pharmacy, about the college's top 10 ranking for NIH funding.

September 06, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Jonathan Thompson, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Jonathan Thompson, M.D.

Dr. Thompson is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Surgery.

September 05, 2018
Nominations open for Impact in Education Awards
Nominations open for Impact in Education Awards

Awards recognize the dedication and ingenuity of UNMC educators.

September 05, 2018
UNMC enrollment sets record for 18th straight year
UNMC enrollment sets record for 18th straight year

Total of 3,970 students represents an increase of 62 students.

September 05, 2018
UNMC Inclusivity Committee sets action steps for 2018-19
UNMC Inclusivity Committee sets action steps for 2018-19

UNMC continues its efforts to create an environment of inclusion.

September 05, 2018
LiveGreen: UNMC barbecue is campus' first zero-waste event
LiveGreen: UNMC barbecue is campus' first zero-waste event

More than 90 percent of waste generated at event was diverted from the landfill.

September 04, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Jonathan Hatch, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Jonathan Hatch, M.D.

Dr. Hatch is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Otolaryngology.

September 04, 2018
Remembering: Joan McVay, Ed.D.
Remembering: Joan McVay, Ed.D.

Nursing colleagues recall "beloved" educator and caregiver.

September 04, 2018