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iLEAD graduates a new group of faculty leaders
iLEAD graduates a new group of faculty leaders

Program provides framework for studying inspirational, creative leadership.

May 23, 2017
Joe Biden to speak today at dedication ceremony
Joe Biden to speak today at dedication ceremony

Viewing screens, livestream will allow UNMC campus to view event.

May 23, 2017
LiveGreen: Challenge accepted?
LiveGreen: Challenge accepted?

Opportunities to improve your health and win prizes abound.

May 23, 2017
Michael Zaruba, M.D., honored at Koefoot Banquet
Michael Zaruba, M.D., honored at Koefoot Banquet

Dr. Zaruba named outstanding preceptor in rural family medicine.

May 23, 2017
Project SEARCH graduates latest class
Project SEARCH graduates latest class

All nine graduates of the med center's program have job offers.

May 23, 2017
Chihuly Sanctuary unveiled Friday
Chihuly Sanctuary unveiled Friday

Installation at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is cornerstone of Healing Arts Program.

May 22, 2017
Livestream viewing available for dedication ceremony
Livestream viewing available for dedication ceremony

The UNMC community will have several opportunities to view the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremonies for the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center on Tuesday.

May 22, 2017
Sean McGarry, M.D., named to Neff Chair
Sean McGarry, M.D., named to Neff Chair

Dr. McGarry is the inaugural holder of the James R. Neff, M.D., Musculoskeletal Oncology Chair.

May 22, 2017
Undergrads get a taste of public health
Undergrads get a taste of public health

Students from six Nebraska colleges and universities learn about public health career opportunities.

May 22, 2017
Applications open for Great Plains Leadership Institute
Applications open for Great Plains Leadership Institute

This marks 13th year institute has served five-state region.

May 19, 2017
Baum honored with Friends of Science Award
Baum honored with Friends of Science Award

Baum created Science Cafes, helped establish Nebraska Science Festival.

May 19, 2017
Joe Biden to speak at dedication ceremony Tuesday
Joe Biden to speak at dedication ceremony Tuesday

Former vice president will give keynote at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center ribbon-cutting; limited number of tickets available to med center employees.

May 19, 2017
Under the microscope: Andrew Gurman, M.D., AMA president
Under the microscope: Andrew Gurman, M.D., AMA president

Dr. Gold talks with Andrew Gurman, M.D., president of the American Medical Association.

May 19, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

May 19, 2017
Annual College of Nursing Awards announced
Annual College of Nursing Awards announced

Ceremony was held May 10.

May 18, 2017
Easi-CRISPR a breakthrough in genome engineering
Easi-CRISPR a breakthrough in genome engineering

Channabasavaiah Gurumurthy, Ph.D., M.V.S.C. (D.V.M.), is primary investigator on study published Wednesday in Genome Biology.

May 18, 2017
Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center to elevate cancer care in region
Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center to elevate cancer care in region

Formal dedication ceremony to be held Tuesday for new center.

May 18, 2017
Heart Walk draws big crowds
Heart Walk draws big crowds

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine team raises more than $24,000.

May 18, 2017
Music as Medicine season closes today
Music as Medicine season closes today

Omaha Chamber Music Society musicians to perform over lunch hour.

May 18, 2017
Parking permit renewal available online
Parking permit renewal available online

Two-year permits can be purchased through June 30.

May 18, 2017
Free painting classes offered
Free painting classes offered

Registration is now open, limited spaces available for June art classes.

May 17, 2017
Metro offers home-buying seminar on campus
Metro offers home-buying seminar on campus

Presentation will be held Thursday evening.

May 17, 2017
Student group educating Douglas County on STIs
Student group educating Douglas County on STIs

UNMC's Do juSTIce reaching out to high-risk populations.

May 17, 2017
Study shows device reduces blood draw contamination
Study shows device reduces blood draw contamination

Could save billions in health care costs, reduce risks to patient and improve antibiotic stewardship.

May 17, 2017
UNMC hosts Chinese business leaders
UNMC hosts Chinese business leaders

Visitors, in town for Berkshire Hathaway, toured the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

May 17, 2017
April, May retirements announced
April, May retirements announced

Six of the retiring employees had more than 20 years of service.

May 16, 2017
LiveGreen: Earth Week tally
LiveGreen: Earth Week tally

Impressive numbers from this year's events.

May 16, 2017
M.D./M.P.H. students shadow public health leader
M.D./M.P.H. students shadow public health leader

Students normally can't wait to get out of school, but Nora Kovar decided she wanted more.

May 16, 2017
Remembering: Mike Boska, Ph.D.
Remembering: Mike Boska, Ph.D.

Longtime UNMC researcher collaborated with many across campus.

May 16, 2017
School visit is PhUn for students, volunteers
School visit is PhUn for students, volunteers

The UNMC Department of Cellular and Integrated Physiology visited Anderson Middle School recently to mark PHun Week.

May 16, 2017
From chalkboard to virtual reality
From chalkboard to virtual reality

UNMC's Omaha campus connects to Scottsbluff using iWall.

May 15, 2017
New faculty spotlight: Hyung Joon Kim, Ph.D.,
New faculty spotlight: Hyung Joon Kim, Ph.D.,

Dr. Kim's research interests include the anatomical and functional integrity of the nervous system.

May 15, 2017
Tour mobile operating room today
Tour mobile operating room today

The mobile operating room features lab stations configured for a variety of surgical specialties, procedures and situations.

May 15, 2017
UNMC's Gregg presents Buffett Scholars research
UNMC's Gregg presents Buffett Scholars research

Abbey Gregg is a student in health services research and administration in the UNMC College of Public Health.

May 15, 2017
UNO hockey season tickets offered
UNO hockey season tickets offered

Payment plans available for UNMC employees.

May 15, 2017
Chamber musicians to perform May 18
Chamber musicians to perform May 18

Performance will be final "Music as Medicine" event of the season.

May 12, 2017
Dr. Nuss accepts joint UNMC College of Nursing post
Dr. Nuss accepts joint UNMC College of Nursing post

Sue Nuss, Ph.D., will serve as the College of Nursing associate dean for Nebraska Medicine Nursing.

May 12, 2017
Heart Walk: A patient's story
Heart Walk: A patient's story

On event of Heart Walk, wife recalls her husband's battle with a stroke and two brain aneurysms.

May 12, 2017
NU among the nation's best in tech transfer
NU among the nation's best in tech transfer

A new report measuring universities' success in driving economic growth ranks the University of Nebraska among the nation's elite.

May 12, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Welcoming Dr. Dzewaltowski; a new blog for Dr. Jana; and a webcast on retirement options.

May 12, 2017
Heart Walk: A patient's story
Heart Walk: A patient's story

As Saturday's Heart Walk nears, a young mother recalls the quality care that helped her overcome life-threatening heart problems that began at her birth.

May 11, 2017
Legislature approves budget, delivers bills to governor
Legislature approves budget, delivers bills to governor

Gov. Pete Ricketts has until midnight on Monday to sign the bills in the package or return them with his vetoes.

May 11, 2017
Lookin' at U: Jacqueline Hankins
Lookin' at U: Jacqueline Hankins

Hankins is an administrative associate at the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

May 11, 2017
New program created for emerging professionals
New program created for emerging professionals

Joint effort with Nebraska Medicine will promote connection, engagement and growth.

May 11, 2017
J.P. Lord, MMI help celebrate student's art
J.P. Lord, MMI help celebrate student's art

Sixth-grader Robin Ventura-Rosas' work will be seen on a billboard throughout the month of May.

May 10, 2017
Under the microscope: Andy Yang, M.D., Ph.D.
Under the microscope: Andy Yang, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Gold talks with new College of Medicine graduate Dr. Yang, who has completed M.B.A., Ph.D. and M.D. degrees in the University of Nebraska system.

May 10, 2017
UNMC at forefront of reshaping medical education
UNMC at forefront of reshaping medical education

UNMC College of Medicine one of 32 medical schools accelerating change.

May 10, 2017
EAP now has a dedicated on-site location at UNMC
EAP now has a dedicated on-site location at UNMC

Arbor Family Counseling's Employee Assistance Program now has discreet space for on-site appointments.

May 09, 2017
Eppley Institute to host precision medicine short course
Eppley Institute to host precision medicine short course

Event will be held May 15-16.

May 09, 2017
Let's get the 'Med Center on the Move'
Let's get the 'Med Center on the Move'

New campaign encourages med center employees to take an active mode of transportation once a week.

May 09, 2017
Memorial service draws tears, thanks
Memorial service draws tears, thanks

Family member recounts emotions at ceremony honoring those who donated their bodies to science.

May 09, 2017
New faculty spotlight: St Patrick Reid
New faculty spotlight: St Patrick Reid

Dr. Reid's research focus includes understanding the molecular pathogenesis of emerging viral pathogens, including Ebola, Chikungunya, Nipah and Zika virus.

May 08, 2017
Summer hours begin today for C-Store
Summer hours begin today for C-Store

Reduced hours will be in effect through Aug. 18.

May 08, 2017
Twitter chat will discuss shortage of psychiatrists
Twitter chat will discuss shortage of psychiatrists

UNMC's Howard Liu, M.D., will take part in Tuesday's discussion of new recommendations on the nationwide shortage of psychiatrists.

May 08, 2017
UNMC the site of June online learning conference
UNMC the site of June online learning conference

Online Learning Consortium, University of Nebraska Online Worldwide, UNMC E-Learning and the UNMC Office of Academic Affairs will host event.

May 08, 2017
UNMC to host women's health wellness fair
UNMC to host women's health wellness fair

Event beginning May 15 coincides with National Women's Health Week.

May 08, 2017
Dentistry offers seminars to alumni May 8-11
Dentistry offers seminars to alumni May 8-11

The tour will visit Ashland, Kearney, North Platte and Scottsbluff.

May 05, 2017
Lecture to focus on menopause
Lecture to focus on menopause

Next Olson Center Brown Bag event is May 16.

May 05, 2017
Nancy Thompson to receive J.G. Elliott Award from UNMC
Nancy Thompson to receive J.G. Elliott Award from UNMC

Award recognizes her contributions to medicine, health for Nebraska.

May 05, 2017
Nebraska's first lady visits College of Public Health
Nebraska's first lady visits College of Public Health

Susanne Shore discussed ways to improve the health of the state's citizens with Dean Ali S. Khan, M.D., M.P.H.

May 05, 2017
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Hip Society Fellows visit campus, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

May 05, 2017
Dr. Ernberg to present Greenfield Lecture today
Dr. Ernberg to present Greenfield Lecture today

Karolinska Institute-trained Ingemar Ernberg, M.D., Ph.D., is considered one of the foremost cancer researchers in the world.

May 04, 2017
Lookin' at U: Anne Skinner
Lookin' at U: Anne Skinner

Skinner is an assistant professor of research administration in the College of Allied Health Professions.

May 04, 2017
Moravec named Dental Hygienist of the Year
Moravec named Dental Hygienist of the Year

Assistant professor has devoted her professional life to enriching the dental hygiene profession.

May 04, 2017
Nearly 1,000 UNMC students to graduate this week
Nearly 1,000 UNMC students to graduate this week

Spring commencement ceremonies begin today.

May 04, 2017
UNMC group scores at UNO business plan competition
UNMC group scores at UNO business plan competition

Group from UNMC finishes in second place at event sponsored by UNO's Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Franchising.

May 04, 2017
Academic attire pickup in Omaha begins today
Academic attire pickup in Omaha begins today

Attire can be picked up today and Thursday at the Student Life Center.

May 03, 2017
Conference will focus on modeling and simulation
Conference will focus on modeling and simulation

UNMC community invited to 16th Annual Institute of Electronic and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference on Electro Information Technology.

May 03, 2017
Dr. Oberley-Deegan receives Maurer Award
Dr. Oberley-Deegan receives Maurer Award

Rebecca Oberley-Deegan, Ph.D., received the Harold M. Maurer, M.D. & Beverly Maurer Scientific Achievement Award at the 15th Annual Tribute Spring Luncheon.

May 03, 2017
Under the microscope: Turn out for the Heart Walk
Under the microscope: Turn out for the Heart Walk

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., speaks with Tom Osborne about the May 13 event.

May 03, 2017
UNMC team not stumped by Doctor's Dilemma
UNMC team not stumped by Doctor's Dilemma

Team of internal medicine residents shines at American College of Physicians' competition.

May 03, 2017
Chancellor Gold discusses UNO appointment at forum
Chancellor Gold discusses UNO appointment at forum

Chancellor's goal: to find synergies, identify and reduce barriers, share untapped resources and create more pipeline programs between the two institutions.

May 02, 2017
Earth Week winners announced, feedback sought
Earth Week winners announced, feedback sought

Sound off on UNMC's Earth Week events.

May 02, 2017
Libraries team to increase buying power, access
Libraries team to increase buying power, access

Libraries from the four University of Nebraska campuses have formed the University of Nebraska Consortium on Libraries.

May 02, 2017
Med center launches youth violence prevention program
Med center launches youth violence prevention program

Dusk to Dawn program aimed at at-risk youth between ages of 13-19.

May 02, 2017
Med center showcases health careers for students
Med center showcases health careers for students

Event was meant to provide pathways and opportunities to career achievement after high school.

May 02, 2017
Chancellor to speak at campus forum today
Chancellor to speak at campus forum today

UNMC chancellor's discussion can be followed on livestream.

May 01, 2017
Douglas County Commissioners pass iEXCEL resolution
Douglas County Commissioners pass iEXCEL resolution

Board preparing agreement to contribute to UNMC's iEXCEL project.

May 01, 2017
Further cuts loom for university budget
Further cuts loom for university budget

Supporters of University of Nebraska urged to make their voices heard prior to Wednesday's legislative session.

May 01, 2017
Insights: Becoming chancellor of UNO
Insights: Becoming chancellor of UNO

Chancellor Gold discusses his new role at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

May 01, 2017