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UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

June 24, 2017
Board of counselors names officers, new members
Board of counselors names officers, new members

Fourteen new members welcomed when board held its annual meeting recently.

June 23, 2017
INBRE scholars: Carmen Pavlik
INBRE scholars: Carmen Pavlik

UNK student sees science as a combination of creativity and exploration.

June 23, 2017
Inventory causes bookstore, C-store closures
Inventory causes bookstore, C-store closures

Normal vendor schedule to resume on July 5.

June 23, 2017
Under the microscope: UNMC/UNO collaboration
Under the microscope: UNMC/UNO collaboration

Dr. Gold leads a discussion about collaboration between UNO and UNMC with Dele Davies, M.D., UNMC vice chancellor for academic affairs, and B.J. Reed, Ph.D., UNO senior vice chancellor for academic and student affairs.

June 23, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

June 23, 2017
Chancellor discusses budget issues at town hall
Chancellor discusses budget issues at town hall

University's proactive approach to reducing spending is paying off, but "some pain" ahead, Dr. Gold said.

June 22, 2017
Code Sepsis Team pilot offers lessons
Code Sepsis Team pilot offers lessons

Pilot offered emergent response to possibly septic patients.

June 22, 2017
INBRE scholars: Daniel Gutzmann
INBRE scholars: Daniel Gutzmann

Wayne State student hopes to make positive difference in the lives of others.

June 22, 2017
Lookin' at U: Sue Logsdon
Lookin' at U: Sue Logsdon

IRB/IBC administrator proud of her team's commitment to accountability.

June 22, 2017
Retirement tea Tuesday for Sheri Dunbar
Retirement tea Tuesday for Sheri Dunbar

Grants administration coordinator joined UNMC in 1977.

June 22, 2017
Fritch event at Joslyn a celebration of vision, arts
Fritch event at Joslyn a celebration of vision, arts

The family of Charles Fritch, M.D., and his wife, Judy, hosted gathering at museum last week.

June 21, 2017
Help test the UNMC Android app
Help test the UNMC Android app

Mobile app team seeking test participants for new version.

June 21, 2017
INBRE scholars: Halee Keller
INBRE scholars: Halee Keller

Lure of new discoveries drew UNO student to science.

June 21, 2017
Retirement reception Friday for Marcia Beer
Retirement reception Friday for Marcia Beer

Beer is retiring after 41 years of service to UNMC.

June 21, 2017
Dr. Gold's town hall meeting set for Wednesday
Dr. Gold's town hall meeting set for Wednesday

Chancellor will provide a budget update to faculty, staff and students.

June 20, 2017
INBRE scholars: Jaysa Hoins
INBRE scholars: Jaysa Hoins

Doane junior hopes to gain research experience.

June 20, 2017
Jelden receives U.S. Public Health Service award
Jelden receives U.S. Public Health Service award

Katelyn Jelden is a 2016 master's of public health graduate and now a UNMC medical student.

June 20, 2017
Joslyn lecture highlights French fashion
Joslyn lecture highlights French fashion

Dana Cowen, Ph.D., will provide an illustrated overview of the exhibition "Bijoux Parisien."

June 20, 2017
LiveGreen: Are you on the move?
LiveGreen: Are you on the move?

Sign up before July 1 for a chance to win prizes while becoming healthier and saving money.

June 20, 2017
Discovery Channel's 'Mosquito' to feature Dr. Khan
Discovery Channel's 'Mosquito' to feature Dr. Khan

Documentary will premiere on July 6.

June 19, 2017
INBRE scholars: Makayla Nemecek
INBRE scholars: Makayla Nemecek

High school teacher, college mentor led student toward research-driven career.

June 19, 2017
Olson Center seeking women's health lecturers
Olson Center seeking women's health lecturers

Faculty, staff sought to increase lectures, topics.

June 19, 2017
Panel discussion examines end-of-life care
Panel discussion examines end-of-life care

Multidisciplinary forum will discuss social, emotional issues.

June 19, 2017
Russian researchers explore UNMC
Russian researchers explore UNMC

Seven Ben Nelson Fellows visited UNMC and other University of Nebraska campuses last week.

June 19, 2017
Avoiding perils of 'most dangerous' profession
Avoiding perils of 'most dangerous' profession

College of Public Health partners for statewide course on tractor, ATV safety.

June 16, 2017
Dr. Zucker's lab hosts UGSRF fellow
Dr. Zucker's lab hosts UGSRF fellow

Andi Zhang will work in Dr. Zucker's lab over the summer.

June 16, 2017
INBRE scholars: Marlene Djidjoho
INBRE scholars: Marlene Djidjoho

College of Saint Mary student drew inspiration from her mother, a nurse.

June 16, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

June 16, 2017
INBRE scholars: Molly Kohlbek
INBRE scholars: Molly Kohlbek

Sports injury led to interest in health science for UNK student.

June 15, 2017
Lookin' at U: Max Kuenstling
Lookin' at U: Max Kuenstling

Kuenstling is director of grant programs and communication in the vice chancellor for research office.

June 15, 2017
Search Tower dedicated at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Search Tower dedicated at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

Anonymous donor provided funding for tower, which is dedicated to center director.

June 15, 2017
Silver, Gold U nominations sought
Silver, Gold U nominations sought

Nominations for August's Gold U are due June 23.

June 15, 2017
UNMC revs up SIM-NE trucks for statewide training
UNMC revs up SIM-NE trucks for statewide training

Simulation in Motion Nebraska trucks soon will be stationed in Norfolk, Lincoln, Scottsbluff and Kearney.

June 15, 2017
Great Plains IDeA-CTR announces Scholars grants
Great Plains IDeA-CTR announces Scholars grants

The Great Plains IDeA-Clinical Translational Research (CTR) Network at UNMC has announced four awardees for its 2017 Scholars Program grants.

June 14, 2017
INBRE scholars: Patricia Harte-Maxwell
INBRE scholars: Patricia Harte-Maxwell

UNO student hopes to explore scientific research in depth as member of INBRE program.

June 14, 2017
Ribbon cut on SIM-NE trucks today
Ribbon cut on SIM-NE trucks today

Campus is invited to tour the four high-tech Simulation in Motion Nebraska trucks after 10 a.m. event.

June 14, 2017
UNMC's Dr. Amoura grand marshal at pride parade
UNMC's Dr. Amoura grand marshal at pride parade

UNMC community invited to march in Heartland Pride Parade to be held Saturday in Council Bluffs.

June 14, 2017
UNMC students to provide health screenings to refugees
UNMC students to provide health screenings to refugees

UNMC's Bridge to Care, a student-led interprofessional organization focused on refugee health, is a co-sponsor of the event.

June 14, 2017
INBRE scholars: Gabrielle Brumfield
INBRE scholars: Gabrielle Brumfield

Chadron State student hopes to pursue a career in medicine.

June 13, 2017
LiveGreen: Energy curtailment
LiveGreen: Energy curtailment

Effort is an important energy-saving program during the summer.

June 13, 2017
Retirement event Thursday for Ron Schaefer
Retirement event Thursday for Ron Schaefer

Campus is invited to retirement tea.

June 13, 2017
Science Meet draws students from across Nebraska
Science Meet draws students from across Nebraska

Students participated in activities highlighting health professions, medical research and patient care while on campus.

June 13, 2017
Financial IQ Challenge offers an iPad Mini
Financial IQ Challenge offers an iPad Mini

UNMC, TIAA team to bring challenge to UNMC community.

June 12, 2017
Global Center for Health Security leadership announced
Global Center for Health Security leadership announced

An interdisciplinary executive council will lead the development and coordination of health security training and education, clinical research and basic research.

June 12, 2017
INBRE scholars: Hunter Kleinschmidt
INBRE scholars: Hunter Kleinschmidt

Doane student brings passion for science and research to his goal of a Ph.D.

June 12, 2017
Wigton archives dedicated at McGoogan Library
Wigton archives dedicated at McGoogan Library

Dr. Wigton called "library's biggest champion."

June 12, 2017
Nominations open for Premier Education Banquet
Nominations open for Premier Education Banquet

Nominations for three awards to be presented at the event will be accepted through June 30.

June 09, 2017
Students picking up STEAM with UNMC visit
Students picking up STEAM with UNMC visit

Young women from the Urban League of Nebraska Whitney Young Junior Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture and Mathmatics Academy find inspiration with campus visit.

June 09, 2017
Undergrads get taste of health professions
Undergrads get taste of health professions

Seventeen students from Chadron, Wayne State, UNK visited UNMC.

June 09, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

June 09, 2017
Webinar trainings help Canvas transition
Webinar trainings help Canvas transition

Beginning in the fall semester, Canvas will be the primary campus learning management system.

June 09, 2017
Dr. Gold to hold town hall meeting on June 21
Dr. Gold to hold town hall meeting on June 21

Chancellor will provide a budget update to faculty, staff and students.

June 08, 2017
Faculty-based committee to explore UNMC-UNO collaboration
Faculty-based committee to explore UNMC-UNO collaboration

Committee will "provide a venue to move forward with ideas and innovations that are impactful and beneficial to both campuses."

June 08, 2017
June 14 ribbon-cutting launches four SIM-NE trucks
June 14 ribbon-cutting launches four SIM-NE trucks

Campus is invited to tour the trucks during event.

June 08, 2017
Speaker to discuss federal health care policy
Speaker to discuss federal health care policy

UNMC alumni Ronald Greeno, M.D., will discuss health care policy's impact on providers.

June 08, 2017
Cancer center meeting, conference rooms available
Cancer center meeting, conference rooms available

Info on scheduling meetings, conference rooms in the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

June 07, 2017
College of Nursing taking nominations for alumni award
College of Nursing taking nominations for alumni award

June 21 is deadline for Hall of Fame Award nominations.

June 07, 2017
Emerging Professionals Program launch event set
Emerging Professionals Program launch event set

Bags tournament will be highlight of June 29 event.

June 07, 2017
Solar eclipse is topic of June 13 Science Cafe
Solar eclipse is topic of June 13 Science Cafe

Presentation will help would-be stargazers learn how to prepare for coming solar eclipse.

June 07, 2017
Time out with T.O. - Addicted to UNMC
Time out with T.O. - Addicted to UNMC

Family cuts ribbon on David & Patti Aresty Family Waiting Area in the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

June 07, 2017
IAE group exploring educational technology
IAE group exploring educational technology

Education Technology Collaboration is a line of communication between early adopters and those interested in using educational technology.

June 06, 2017
LiveGreen: Little steps, big impact
LiveGreen: Little steps, big impact

Simple actions make our air cleaner, keep our cost of living low, and fulfill our mission to improve health in our community.

June 06, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Christopher Anderson, D.O.
New faculty spotlight: Christopher Anderson, D.O.

Dr. Anderson's interests include traumatic brain injury rehabilitation.

June 06, 2017
Orthopaedic resident graduation events Friday
Orthopaedic resident graduation events Friday

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit, and James Stannard, M.D., veteran of the 82nd Airborne Division, will speak at event.

June 06, 2017
UNO adviser on campus in June
UNO adviser on campus in June

Meetings available for employees who wish to get bachelor's degree.

June 06, 2017
Former astronaut Anderson tests UNMC, UNL surgery robot
Former astronaut Anderson tests UNMC, UNL surgery robot

Two Nebraska robotics researchers hope that, one day, astronauts will use their miniature robots to conduct surgery in space.

June 05, 2017
Insights: The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Insights: The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., marks the first day for patients at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center by thanking everyone involved and reflecting on how important the opening is to research and patient care.

June 05, 2017
Med students honor outstanding educators
Med students honor outstanding educators

Students cite meditation, feedback and passion for teaching in nominating Hirschmann, Golden Apple awardees.

June 05, 2017
New twist to Munroe-Meyer's Garden Walk Sunday
New twist to Munroe-Meyer's Garden Walk Sunday

Attendees will see four private gardens, plus the Helping Omaha People Eat (H.O.P.E.) Garden.

June 05, 2017
Streets around cancer center now open
Streets around cancer center now open

All streets, sidewalks, parking and access points around the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center are now open for use including the skywalk to the Durham Research Center.

June 05, 2017
Community partners lunch, membership fair today
Community partners lunch, membership fair today

Event, featuring free food samples, will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

June 02, 2017
Regents approve Child Health Research Institute
Regents approve Child Health Research Institute

Institute will ensure continued success in pediatric research.

June 02, 2017
Regents approve Global Center for Health Security at UNMC
Regents approve Global Center for Health Security at UNMC

Center highlights UNMC's work in infectious diseases, biodefense research.

June 02, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

June 02, 2017
UNMC, UNO host international research forum
UNMC, UNO host international research forum

12th annual International Student Research Forum will run from June 4-8 at Mammel Hall on UNO's Scott Campus.

June 02, 2017
Williams Science Hall to be renovated
Williams Science Hall to be renovated

Board of Regents approves work for repurposing of building.

June 02, 2017
Lookin' at U: Catherine Murari-Kanti
Lookin' at U: Catherine Murari-Kanti

For UNeMed licensing associate, data tells a story.

June 01, 2017
Pharmacy symposium to explore personalized medicines
Pharmacy symposium to explore personalized medicines

Registration is now open for the September event.

June 01, 2017
Stephen Williams, Pharm.D., is Preceptor of Year
Stephen Williams, Pharm.D., is Preceptor of Year

Gregory Peitz, Pharm.D., also named Faculty Preceptor of the Year at College of Pharmacy's honors convocation.

June 01, 2017
Under the microscope: Managing stress
Under the microscope: Managing stress

Dr.Gold talks with Aileen Warren, assistant vice chancellor for human resources, about resources available on campus for managing stress.

June 01, 2017
UNMC honors Congressional Medal recipient, alumna
UNMC honors Congressional Medal recipient, alumna

UNMC graduate Grace Elizabeth Clements "a role model for the men and women of this medical school."

June 01, 2017