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College of Nursing Kearney Division celebrates 40 years
College of Nursing Kearney Division celebrates 40 years

College marking milestone with activities on Sept. 16.

August 18, 2017
Snack for Science at Blackstone Meatball
Snack for Science at Blackstone Meatball

Aug. 29 event supports the Nebraska Science Festival.

August 18, 2017
Student spotlight: Jenny Shehan
Student spotlight: Jenny Shehan

Medical student passionate about helping underserved populations.

August 18, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 18, 2017
UNO and UNMC partner on Medical English program
UNO and UNMC partner on Medical English program

UNO's International Professional Development (IPD) program concludes a two-week faculty development program for English professors from Hainan Medical University in China.

August 18, 2017
Willett named director of MMI physical therapy
Willett named director of MMI physical therapy

Willett proud to be leading "vibrant, enthusiastic team."

August 18, 2017
Changes coming to burn care
Changes coming to burn care

Nebraska Medicine and CHI Health will consolidate inpatient burn care next month.

August 17, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Keyonna King, Dr.P.H.
New faculty spotlight: Keyonna King, Dr.P.H.

Dr. King partners with communities to address health needs.

August 17, 2017
Re-Imagining U: How it works
Re-Imagining U: How it works

New program puts employees in charge of their own development.

August 17, 2017
Students awarded Holland Future Scientist prizes
Students awarded Holland Future Scientist prizes

Students competed for top prizes at annual scientific meeting.

August 17, 2017
UNMC study shows probiotics prevent sepsis in infants
UNMC study shows probiotics prevent sepsis in infants

The findings are reported in this week's issue of the journal Nature.

August 17, 2017
Viewing rehabilitation in the U.S. through SPECS
Viewing rehabilitation in the U.S. through SPECS

Ten trainees are part of inaugural Summer Physical Therapy Education for Chinese Students Program.

August 17, 2017
A message for students
A message for students

Subscribe to continue receiving UNMC Today.

August 16, 2017
CENTRIC calls for letters of intent
CENTRIC calls for letters of intent

Grant will fund research that will support patient, family and community engagement in management of chronic conditions.

August 16, 2017
Director of NIH Center for Scientific Review to speak
Director of NIH Center for Scientific Review to speak

Richard Nakamura, Ph.D., will give two lectures on campus next week.

August 16, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Karina Bishop, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Karina Bishop, M.D.

Dr. Bishop joins the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine.

August 16, 2017
Under the microscope: Primary care nurses in rural Nebraska
Under the microscope: Primary care nurses in rural Nebraska

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., talks with Lynne Buchanan, Ph.D., program director in UNMC's College of Nursing and principal investigator of a new $1.2 million grant.

August 16, 2017
UNK leaders tour UNMC, UNO
UNK leaders tour UNMC, UNO

University of Nebraska at Kearney Chancellor Douglas Kristensen, J.D., called Omaha trip an effort to build on already strong bonds with UNMC.

August 16, 2017
Annual Bridge to Care Refugee Health Fair a success
Annual Bridge to Care Refugee Health Fair a success

More than 100 refugees attended event.

August 15, 2017
Eclipse safety tips
Eclipse safety tips

As Aug. 21 solar event nears, remember eye safety.

August 15, 2017
LiveGreen: Where does the water go?
LiveGreen: Where does the water go?

Conserving water can be easy, inexpensive and beautiful.

August 15, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Zafar Sayed, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Zafar Sayed, M.D.

Dr. Sayed joins the UNMC Department of Otolaryngology.

August 15, 2017
UNMC offers free physicals to Special Olympics athletes
UNMC offers free physicals to Special Olympics athletes

Colleges of Nursing, Allied Health Professions in Kearney show support for participants.

August 15, 2017
Master's degree in genetic counseling approved
Master's degree in genetic counseling approved

Regents OK new UNMC degree to help meet growing demand for genetic counselors.

August 14, 2017
Nebraska Research Initiative marks 30 years
Nebraska Research Initiative marks 30 years

Presentation to board of regents Friday explained how NRI builds University of Nebraska's capacity, competitiveness.

August 14, 2017
Regents approve renovation projects at UNMC
Regents approve renovation projects at UNMC

Joseph D. & Millie E. Williams Science Hall and Wittson Hall to be updated.

August 14, 2017
Re-Imagining U: A new employee development program
Re-Imagining U: A new employee development program

New and exciting program puts UNMC, UNO employees in charge of their own development, allows more employees to attend training classes each year.

August 14, 2017
Schwartz Rounds examines violence in health care
Schwartz Rounds examines violence in health care

Forum will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday.

August 14, 2017
Ticket information for Curling Night in America
Ticket information for Curling Night in America

UNMC students, faculty and staff are eligible to receive free tickets to the Aug. 24-26 event at Baxter Arena.

August 14, 2017
University leaders respond to events in Charlottesville
University leaders respond to events in Charlottesville

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., release statements decrying hate.

August 14, 2017
Dental care provided to Special Olympics athletes
Dental care provided to Special Olympics athletes

College of Dentistry faculty, staff and students provide expertise as part of health initiative.

August 11, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Nitin Garg, M.B.B.S.
New faculty spotlight: Nitin Garg, M.B.B.S.

Dr. Garg joins surgery as an associate professor.

August 11, 2017
Reducing relapse focus of new study at  MMI
Reducing relapse focus of new study at MMI

Brian Greer, Ph.D., will be site PI as research explores "resurgence as choice" theory.

August 11, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 11, 2017
Dr. Muelleman named president-elect of national board
Dr. Muelleman named president-elect of national board

Past chair of UNMC Department of Emergency Medicine will serve on American Board of Emergency Medicine.

August 10, 2017
Lookin' at U - Virgie Powers
Lookin' at U - Virgie Powers

College of Allied Health Professions staffer pleased to work in an environment that embraces change.

August 10, 2017
Nebraska Medicine shines in U.S. New ranking
Nebraska Medicine shines in U.S. New ranking

Nationally ranked in three specialties, high performing in six others.

August 10, 2017
Omar Rahman, M.D., new MMI director of genetic medicine
Omar Rahman, M.D., new MMI director of genetic medicine

Dr. Rahman has joined the Munroe-Meyer Institute as the new director of the MMI Department of Genetic Medicine.

August 10, 2017
Remembering Sam Sanderson, Ph.D.
Remembering Sam Sanderson, Ph.D.

Services Friday, Saturday for longtime UNMC researcher.

August 10, 2017
Global health course open to all NU students
Global health course open to all NU students

The course is recommended for graduate students interested in enhanced global health competency.

August 09, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Shayla Yoachim, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Shayla Yoachim, Ph.D.

Dr. Yoachim joins the College of Dentistry, shares her love of clinical anatomy education.

August 09, 2017
Trolley Tour explores Omaha, the 'Magic City'
Trolley Tour explores Omaha, the 'Magic City'

Faculty, staff, students may register for the Aug. 25 tour.

August 09, 2017
UCEDD grant renewed at MMI
UCEDD grant renewed at MMI

Adolescent, adult services important in new, five-year grant cycle.

August 09, 2017
Ag workers' safety, health topic of next Science Cafe
Ag workers' safety, health topic of next Science Cafe

Public invited to learn about safe working environment for Nebraska's agricultural workers.

August 08, 2017
Implementation science grant writing workshop
Implementation science grant writing workshop

Registration deadline today for workshop to encourage pilot and scholar applications for the Great Plains IDeA-CTR.

August 08, 2017
LiveGreen: Great minds ride together
LiveGreen: Great minds ride together

Find a carpool partner, get free parking and a chance to win an Amazon gift card

August 08, 2017
One Chart users: New version coming soon
One Chart users: New version coming soon

What you need to know about training for the September upgrade.

August 08, 2017
Smartphone device could revolutionize ophthalmology teaching
Smartphone device could revolutionize ophthalmology teaching

Inexpensive device attaches to smartphones and may help detect eye problems.

August 08, 2017
Cancer center restaurant feeds the soul
Cancer center restaurant feeds the soul

Executive chef in the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center goes beyond run-of-the-mill hospital food.

August 07, 2017
College of Public Health reaccredited
College of Public Health reaccredited

Council of Education for Public Health gives college the maximum period of renewal.

August 07, 2017
Snack for Science at Blackstone Meatball
Snack for Science at Blackstone Meatball

Aug. 29 event supports the Nebraska Science Festival.

August 07, 2017
'Farmer's market' at MMI supports transitional services
'Farmer's market' at MMI supports transitional services

Merchandise for sale included upcycled items, herb window boxes and produce.

August 04, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Michael Pichler, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Michael Pichler, M.D.

Dr. Pichler joins neurology as an assistant professor.

August 04, 2017
Retirement reception set for Frances Taylor-Reis
Retirement reception set for Frances Taylor-Reis

Coworkers call longtime office assistant irreplaceable.

August 04, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

August 04, 2017
UNMC hosting conference for pharmacy technicians
UNMC hosting conference for pharmacy technicians

Stop by the convention's exhibitor hall today for a chance to win prizes.

August 04, 2017
Lookin' at U: Tiffany Tunney
Lookin' at U: Tiffany Tunney

Radiology admin witnesses courage, innovation daily.

August 03, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Sabin Bista, M.B.B.S.
New faculty spotlight: Sabin Bista, M.B.B.S.

Dr. Bista is an assistant professor in the UNMC Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy.

August 03, 2017
Team Hope Walk supports UNMC research, education
Team Hope Walk supports UNMC research, education

UNMC has been designated as one of 29 national Centers of Excellence by the Huntington's Disease Society of America.

August 03, 2017
University leaders announce budget measures
University leaders announce budget measures

Changes include consolidation of NU's facilities, energy, human resources, and procurement functions.

August 03, 2017
Ask UNMC: Skin cancer signs
Ask UNMC: Skin cancer signs

What are some tips to spot skin cancer? (Featuring Ann Storey, Nebraska Medicine)

August 02, 2017
Training Physicians of Tomorrow event set for Aug. 10
Training Physicians of Tomorrow event set for Aug. 10

Dr. Britigan to speak at open house and recognize the more than 120 faculty who helped redesign curriculum.

August 02, 2017
UNeMed to hold Technology Transfer Boot Camp
UNeMed to hold Technology Transfer Boot Camp

Registration open for Aug. 15-18 event.

August 02, 2017
Dr. Hyde nets St. Baldrick's grant for AML research
Dr. Hyde nets St. Baldrick's grant for AML research

R. Katherine Hyde, Ph.D., among 90 researchers nationwide to receive a grant from the foundation.

August 01, 2017
LiveGreen: Med Center on the Move winners
LiveGreen: Med Center on the Move winners

Everybody wins with TravelSmart, and several colleagues won prizes as part of the Med Center on the Move campaign.

August 01, 2017
New faculty spotlight: John Bradfield, D.V.M., Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: John Bradfield, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Dr. Bradfield is the new director of comparative medicine for UNMC.

August 01, 2017