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Chancellor's forum set for Sept. 29
Chancellor's forum set for Sept. 29

Ted Cieslak, MD, interim executive director for health security, will join Dr. Gold at the all-campus forum.

September 24, 2020
Gift from Helene Fuld Trust to benefit nursing students
Gift from Helene Fuld Trust to benefit nursing students

UNMC College of Nursing receives $650,000 for scholarships in accelerated nursing program.

September 24, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

With UNO hockey being pushed back, are you still optimistic they will play?

September 24, 2020
Study: Poverty, neighborhood deprivation impact racial HIV disparities
Study: Poverty, neighborhood deprivation impact racial HIV disparities

UNMC student's work is published in Clinical Infectious Diseases journal.

September 24, 2020
UNMC student shines in research competition
UNMC student shines in research competition

Tyler Kambis took second place in Research!America's "flash talk" competition.

September 24, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

What precautions should my family take when attending out-of-town sporting events?

September 23, 2020
LiveGreen: Car-Free Day
LiveGreen: Car-Free Day

Day offers opportunity to change your transportation for a day, achieve better health.

September 22, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Is it okay to get a flu shot from a private practice provider?

September 22, 2020
App lets families explore the ICU
App lets families explore the ICU

Nebraska Medicine, UNMC staff collaborated to produce video tour.

September 21, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Can I get my flu shot at UNMC, a Nebraska Medicine Clinic, or a private provider?

September 21, 2020
iLEAD graduates visionary leaders in 2020
iLEAD graduates visionary leaders in 2020

Program designed to help faculty advance their careers.

September 18, 2020
Library moves to new authentication system
Library moves to new authentication system

New system will improve security of licensed resources.

September 18, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Christopher D'Angelo, MD
New faculty spotlight: Christopher D'Angelo, MD

Dr. D'Angelo is an assistant professor, UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology.

September 18, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Should my habits change now that Nebraska is transitioning to Phase 4?

September 18, 2020
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Retirement webinars, Lot 50 west entrance closed this weekend, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

September 18, 2020
UNMC leaders update legislators on COVID-19
UNMC leaders update legislators on COVID-19

Legislators continue to see UNMC as a trusted resource on developments pertaining to the pandemic.

September 18, 2020
Virtual Re-Imagining U registration now open
Virtual Re-Imagining U registration now open

More than 20 career development courses available.

September 18, 2020
Cramer Memorial Lectureship set for Sept. 28
Cramer Memorial Lectureship set for Sept. 28

Virtual presentation will address care of perinatal women with opioid use disorder.

September 17, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Thoetchai (Bee) Peeraphatdit, MD
New faculty spotlight: Thoetchai (Bee) Peeraphatdit, MD

Dr. Peeraphatdit is an assistant professor, UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

September 17, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

What should I consider when determining whether I get a COVID-19 vaccine?

September 17, 2020
Recognizing Constitution Day
Recognizing Constitution Day

To mark the day, UNMC shares information about the U.S. Constitution.

September 17, 2020
Study aims to help teens control aggression
Study aims to help teens control aggression

UNMC collaborating on $2.2 million grant to improve mental health in teens.

September 17, 2020
UNMC history: Railroad surgery
UNMC history: Railroad surgery

"Railroad and Clinical Surgery" course was introduced at the Omaha Medical College in 1888.

September 17, 2020
LiveGreen: Active transportation improvements in Omaha
LiveGreen: Active transportation improvements in Omaha

Changes make all of us healthier and transportation to campus easier.

September 16, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Nickolas Nahm, MD
New faculty spotlight: Nickolas Nahm, MD

Dr. Nahm is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation.

September 16, 2020
NSRI to continue to lead national security research
NSRI to continue to lead national security research

New $92 million contract will expand University of Nebraska national defense research.

September 16, 2020
Pediatric cancer research receives $200,000 from Hyundai Hope on Wheels
Pediatric cancer research receives $200,000 from Hyundai Hope on Wheels

Funding to test a novel therapy for treating osteosarcoma.

September 16, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

After an exposure, how long should I wait to get tested?

September 16, 2020
Sidewalk will close as part of Heritage Center work
Sidewalk will close as part of Heritage Center work

Construction work in area will continue until February.

September 16, 2020
Sign up for socially distanced intramural leagues
Sign up for socially distanced intramural leagues

Bocce and cornhole will kick off fall season.

September 16, 2020
Influenza vaccinations for med center employees, students
Influenza vaccinations for med center employees, students

Employee vaccinations available soon. Student immunizations available today and next week.

September 15, 2020
New E-Learning program to focus on enhancing remote learning
New E-Learning program to focus on enhancing remote learning

Informational meeting to be held Thursday.

September 15, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

At what point does a cloth mask lose its effectiveness after it is washed?

September 15, 2020
Surgeon general to speak at UNMC's virtual conference Oct. 3
Surgeon general to speak at UNMC's virtual conference Oct. 3

Federal pandemic response and nation's rural opioid crisis among topics to be discussed.

September 15, 2020
UNMC to collaborate on biomarker discovery, characterization
UNMC to collaborate on biomarker discovery, characterization

Thermo Fisher Scientific, AstraZeneca will partner on new workflows to improve the clinical biomarker analysis.

September 15, 2020
Infectious diseases class part of global outreach
Infectious diseases class part of global outreach

Taught on Rwandan time, weeklong virtual course created long, but rewarding days.

September 14, 2020
Latest One Chart update completed
Latest One Chart update completed

One Chart Version February/May 2020 update training materials are still accessible.

September 14, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Ryan Koehler, MD
New faculty spotlight: Ryan Koehler, MD

Dr. Koelher is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation.

September 14, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

What is the likelihood that UNO will play its winter sports seasons?

September 14, 2020
Registration open for next Design Thinking Boot Camp
Registration open for next Design Thinking Boot Camp

The intensive workshop will be Oct. 26-28 and tackle real-world design challenges.

September 14, 2020
Time out with T.O. - That's what friends are for
Time out with T.O. - That's what friends are for

Friends of Ted Mikuls, MD, reach out to help med center during COVID-19 crisis.

September 14, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Ivy Haskins, MD
New faculty spotlight: Ivy Haskins, MD

Dr. Haskins is an assistant professor, UNMC Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery.

September 11, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Can you tell me why the Wittson Hall entrance is closed and for how long?

September 11, 2020
UNMC, COVAXX sign agreement paving way for clinical trials
UNMC, COVAXX sign agreement paving way for clinical trials

Agreement provides framework to conduct clinical trials of COVAXX therapeutics.

September 11, 2020
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

September 11, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Olabisi Sheppard, MD
New faculty spotlight: Olabisi Sheppard, MD

Dr. Shepherd is an assistant professor, UNMC Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery.

September 10, 2020
New fellowship explores medical education, technology and innovation
New fellowship explores medical education, technology and innovation

The UNMC Department of Emergency Medicine will offer the new program.

September 10, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Which app should I be using if I am coming to campus?

September 10, 2020
Symposium sets blueprint for on-campus events
Symposium sets blueprint for on-campus events

2020 Midwest Radiation Oncology Symposium was held as a "hybrid" event that included in-person attendance.

September 10, 2020
Time out with T.O. - Surviving the Big C
Time out with T.O. - Surviving the Big C

Bill Penry's positive attitude -- plus 'good doctoring' -- helped him beat cancer.

September 10, 2020
LiveGreen: Recycling event a success
LiveGreen: Recycling event a success

Lots of materials collected for a big impact, including supplies for the Maverick Food Pantry.

September 09, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Brandon Miller, MD
New faculty spotlight: Brandon Miller, MD

Dr. Miller is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine.

September 09, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Why do you think more students are choosing UNMC and UNO for their education?

September 09, 2020
Rededication spotlights library's 'remarkable transformation'
Rededication spotlights library's 'remarkable transformation'

Tuesday's online ceremony featured Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD.

September 09, 2020
Study explores COVID-19 effects on children
Study explores COVID-19 effects on children

Alice Sato, MD, PhD, participated in recently published study.

September 09, 2020
UNMC enrollment sets record for 20th straight year
UNMC enrollment sets record for 20th straight year

Record-high 4,247 students are enrolled for the 2020-2021 school year.

September 09, 2020
Campus encouraged to sign up for emergency alerts
Campus encouraged to sign up for emergency alerts

Omnilert designed to quickly alert faculty, staff and students when needed.

September 08, 2020
Changes to visitor documentation for inpatients
Changes to visitor documentation for inpatients

Nebraska Medical Center, Bellevue Medical Center clarify 'alternate visitor.'

September 08, 2020
Course ends, but UNMC students' impact continues
Course ends, but UNMC students' impact continues

Outreach portion of spring's 'Impact of Infectious Diseases' course let students make a difference.

September 08, 2020
Library rededication ceremony set for today
Library rededication ceremony set for today

The 1 p.m. event will be streamed on Facebook Live.

September 08, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

Would singing in church be acceptable if we were all wearing masks?

September 08, 2020
Student president's message: Stay safe
Student president's message: Stay safe

The bar is high for members of the UNMC community.

September 08, 2020
UNMC seeking ideas for planned inclusion space
UNMC seeking ideas for planned inclusion space

UNMC community's input needed to create welcoming space.

September 08, 2020
Chancellor: Stay safe on holiday weekend
Chancellor: Stay safe on holiday weekend

Labor Day message: 'Keep up your good work'

September 04, 2020
Dr. Watanabe-Galloway takes outreach role at cancer centers
Dr. Watanabe-Galloway takes outreach role at cancer centers

Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway, PhD, is named associate director for community outreach and engagement at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

September 04, 2020
Free art classes beginning soon
Free art classes beginning soon

Registration is now open, and class sizes are limited.

September 04, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Shahbaz Ali Malik, MD
New faculty spotlight: Shahbaz Ali Malik, MD

Dr. Malik is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine.

September 04, 2020
Study a 'stepping stone' in pancreatic cancer battle
Study a 'stepping stone' in pancreatic cancer battle

Research published in August issue of Gastroenterology.

September 04, 2020
VA research funding continues to rise at UNMC
VA research funding continues to rise at UNMC

Funding to UNMC faculty increased 23% from FY 2019 to 2020.

September 04, 2020
Applications open for AHEC Scholar Program
Applications open for AHEC Scholar Program

Program serves rural and underserved communities in Nebraska.

September 03, 2020
Rededication of McGoogan Library set for Sept. 8
Rededication of McGoogan Library set for Sept. 8

The rededication and ribbon cutting will be streamed on Facebook Live.

September 03, 2020
Time out with T.O. - On a roll against Parkinson's
Time out with T.O. - On a roll against Parkinson's

Bike tour will connect with families across Nebraska who have been impacted by Parkinson's.

September 03, 2020
Town hall allows family members to learn from experts
Town hall allows family members to learn from experts

Drs. Gold and Linder hosted Tuesday's event.

September 03, 2020
Women's Health & Wellness Conference goes virtual
Women's Health & Wellness Conference goes virtual

Registration now is open for Oct. 9 event.

September 03, 2020
Diabetes conference set for October
Diabetes conference set for October

Registration deadline for Oct. 9 conference is Oct. 2.

September 02, 2020
New faculty spotlight: Niyada Naksuk, MD
New faculty spotlight: Niyada Naksuk, MD

Dr. Naksuk is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology.

September 02, 2020
Olson Center Brown Bag: Happiness Is...
Olson Center Brown Bag: Happiness Is...

Kay Ryan, PhD, founder of A Time to Heal, will speak at this month's event.

September 02, 2020
Self-screening with UNMC app required before coming to campus
Self-screening with UNMC app required before coming to campus

Screening should take place before arriving on campus and takes less than a minute to complete.

September 02, 2020
Study will explore PT interventions for cerebral palsy
Study will explore PT interventions for cerebral palsy

New NIH-funded research will examine why some adolescents don't respond to certain therapies.

September 02, 2020
Chancellor thanks campus for hard work
Chancellor thanks campus for hard work

Chancellor, Dr. Cieslak stressed importance of safety measures during the pandemic.

September 01, 2020
Facilities changes work order system
Facilities changes work order system

New system, Archibus, in use today.

September 01, 2020
Faculty Women's Club's mask sale supports students
Faculty Women's Club's mask sale supports students

Sales will raise money for student scholarships.

September 01, 2020
Questions with Chancellor Gold
Questions with Chancellor Gold

I have carpooled for several years When might it be safe to carpool again?

September 01, 2020
Tonight's town hall will discuss COVID-19 issues
Tonight's town hall will discuss COVID-19 issues

UNMC, Nebraska Medicine staff and families are invited to join tonight's virtual meeting for updates on the pandemic.

September 01, 2020
University urging 2020 census participation
University urging 2020 census participation

Count of Nebraska residents will end Sept. 30.

September 01, 2020