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Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Education, teamwork highlight recollections.

April 20, 2018
McGoogan Library aims to reduce stress during exams
McGoogan Library aims to reduce stress during exams

Library will host relaxation breaks during the weeks of April 23 and 30.

April 20, 2018
MMI, Special Olympics team to inspire young athletes
MMI, Special Olympics team to inspire young athletes

Collaboration gives PT students a chance to introduce physical activity.

April 20, 2018
Registration still open for Administrative Professionals event
Registration still open for Administrative Professionals event

Spaces still available for morning, afternoon sessions to mark Administrative Professionals Day on April 25.

April 20, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 20, 2018
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

Friendships among longtime colleagues' most rewarding experiences.

April 19, 2018
Offutt health professionals tour campus
Offutt health professionals tour campus

Group visited Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Nebraska Biocontainment Unit.

April 19, 2018
Rat Pack Jazz to perform at Music as Medicine
Rat Pack Jazz to perform at Music as Medicine

Musicians will play today in Durham Outpatient Center's West Atrium.

April 19, 2018
Toolkit aids rural health providers in mentoring
Toolkit aids rural health providers in mentoring

New resource will help providers in 80 Nebraska cities to train, mentor UNMC students.

April 19, 2018
Dr. Gold holds forum
Dr. Gold holds forum

Chancellor discussed budget, other issues during presentation.

April 18, 2018
Gallup survey on campus climate arrived April 12
Gallup survey on campus climate arrived April 12

Survey may have been sent to some UNMC recipients' junk or clutter folders.

April 18, 2018
Mark Shriver, Ph.D.: Outstanding Teacher
Mark Shriver, Ph.D.: Outstanding Teacher

Munroe-Meyer Institute faculty member will be honored at April 24 ceremony.

April 18, 2018
Rep. Bacon, Danish ambassador visit UNMC
Rep. Bacon, Danish ambassador visit UNMC

Rep. Bacon calls the University of Nebraska system a crown jewel of the state.

April 18, 2018
UNMC, GenomOncology partner for EHR breakthrough
UNMC, GenomOncology partner for EHR breakthrough

Collaboration announces launch of first discrete genomic results reporting system using the preferred format for moving health care data between systems.

April 18, 2018
Voluntary life insurance enrollment deadline nears
Voluntary life insurance enrollment deadline nears

The enrollment deadline ends Friday (April 20) at 5 p.m.

April 18, 2018
Bellevue launches code sepsis team
Bellevue launches code sepsis team

The team responds to the bedside immediately when a patient meets certain criteria.

April 17, 2018
Campus forum set for today
Campus forum set for today

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will address UNMC community at 9 a.m.

April 17, 2018
LiveGreen: Personal recycling event returns
LiveGreen: Personal recycling event returns

Event helps keep information safe and saves money while protecting the environment.

April 17, 2018
Open house explores augmented/virtual reality careers
Open house explores augmented/virtual reality careers

April 19 event will showcase new EON Reality VR Innovation Academy, which will be housed at UNMC.

April 17, 2018
R. Katherine Hyde, Ph.D.: Spirit of Community Service Award
R. Katherine Hyde, Ph.D.: Spirit of Community Service Award

UNMC Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology faculty member to be honored at April 24 event.

April 17, 2018
Shuttle now operating between VA, UNMC
Shuttle now operating between VA, UNMC

The shuttle will run from 5:45 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

April 17, 2018
Under the microscope: Facilities award
Under the microscope: Facilities award

Dr. Gold talks with Ken Hansen about a $9 million facilities upgrade that was awarded by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers.

April 17, 2018
Grant helps MMI tackle state's behavioral health needs
Grant helps MMI tackle state's behavioral health needs

Four-year, $1.9 million HRSA grant will impact underserved communities.

April 16, 2018
Holi festival set for UNMC
Holi festival set for UNMC

Event will be held April 29.

April 16, 2018
Max Kurz, Ph.D.: Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students
Max Kurz, Ph.D.: Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students

Munroe-Meyer Institute faculty member will be honored at April 24 ceremony.

April 16, 2018
SciFest to hold panel discussion on women in science
SciFest to hold panel discussion on women in science

April 24 event will be held at UNO's Weitz Community Engagement Center.

April 16, 2018
Feedback on food, beverage offerings wanted
Feedback on food, beverage offerings wanted

Take this quick survey from Sodexo to aid in planning.

April 13, 2018
Forum aims to reduce mental health stigmas
Forum aims to reduce mental health stigmas

Rural Health Education Network holds forum at Wayne State College.

April 13, 2018
Jane Kugler, M.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty
Jane Kugler, M.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty

UNMC Department of Anesthesiology faculty member will be honored at April 24 event.

April 13, 2018
Student spotlight: Kimiko Krieger
Student spotlight: Kimiko Krieger

Family tragedy inspired cancer researcher.

April 13, 2018
Under the microscope: UNeVal
Under the microscope: UNeVal

Dr. Gold talks with Dave Padgett, an IT analyst/programmer, about UNeVal, the university's online evaluation system.

April 13, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 13, 2018
Corrine Hanson, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty
Corrine Hanson, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty

College of Allied Health Professions faculty member will receive award at April 24 ceremony.

April 12, 2018
Lookin' at U - Jason Dundis
Lookin' at U - Jason Dundis

College of Public Health administrator composes, performs music.

April 12, 2018
One Chart patient portal sees more users than ever
One Chart patient portal sees more users than ever

Portal aims to provide convenient access to health care.

April 12, 2018
Rat Pack Jazz to perform at Music as Medicine
Rat Pack Jazz to perform at Music as Medicine

Musicians will play on April 19 in the Durham Outpatient Center's West Atrium.

April 12, 2018
Study explores interaction of HIV drugs, contraception
Study explores interaction of HIV drugs, contraception

Kim Scarsi, Pharm.D., among first to study pharmacokinetic combinations with vaginal rings.

April 12, 2018
UNMC marks Administrative Professionals Day
UNMC marks Administrative Professionals Day

RSVPs being accepted for April 25 event.

April 12, 2018
Aging expert: Secret to aging well is no secret
Aging expert: Secret to aging well is no secret

Thomas Rando, M.D., Ph.D., was guest speaker for the annual Denham Harman, M.D., Ph.D., Lectureship in Biomedical Gerontology.

April 11, 2018
Military scholarships offer students a chance to serve
Military scholarships offer students a chance to serve

Dental student latest at UNMC to receive Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship.

April 11, 2018
Nebraska Medicine puts new job shadowing process in place
Nebraska Medicine puts new job shadowing process in place

Job shadowing at UNMC follows the Nebraska Medicine process.

April 11, 2018
Orthopaedics study will impact artificial knee design
Orthopaedics study will impact artificial knee design

Award-winning research explores importance of contact area in knee replacements.

April 11, 2018
Search opens for vice chancellor of business, finance and business development
Search opens for vice chancellor of business, finance and business development

Position will serve both UNMC, University of Nebraska at Omaha.

April 11, 2018
Clinical Learning Environment survey participation requested
Clinical Learning Environment survey participation requested

Survey is for those who directly care for patients in the inpatient or ambulatory setting.

April 10, 2018
Culture Fest set for Thursday
Culture Fest set for Thursday

This year's theme will be "Culture of Expression."

April 10, 2018
Dr. Gumina named acting chief for cardiology division
Dr. Gumina named acting chief for cardiology division

Richard Gumina, M.D., Ph.D., has been named acting chief of the division of cardiovascular medicine in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine.

April 10, 2018
LiveGreen: Drawdown EcoChallenge
LiveGreen: Drawdown EcoChallenge

This unusual challenge is free, easy, informative and offers prizes.

April 10, 2018
Outstanding faculty awards announced
Outstanding faculty awards announced

Awardees will be honored at April 24 ceremony on campus.

April 10, 2018
Viewing diversity through an inclusive lens
Viewing diversity through an inclusive lens

Breakthrough Thinking Conference aimed to challenge, inspire attendees.

April 10, 2018
Campus climate survey to help build stronger community
Campus climate survey to help build stronger community

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., urged all members of the university community to complete the survey, which will be available Thursday.

April 09, 2018
Campus forum set for April 17
Campus forum set for April 17

Chancellor Gold will address UNMC community.

April 09, 2018
COPH team studies physical activity of rural youth
COPH team studies physical activity of rural youth

David Dzewaltowski, Ph.D., is principal investigator of a $2.8 million, five-year National Cancer Institute grant.

April 09, 2018
Dr. Wysong named chair of UNMC's new department of dermatology
Dr. Wysong named chair of UNMC's new department of dermatology

Ashley Wysong, M.D., starts May 1 with big plans for boosting dermatologic care in Nebraska.

April 09, 2018
Thayers' gift is a perfect match
Thayers' gift is a perfect match

Gift to endow scholarships at the College of Allied Health Professions is matched by the O'Malley Trust.

April 06, 2018
UNMC biopreparedness program receives visit from key HHS officials
UNMC biopreparedness program receives visit from key HHS officials

Robert Kadlec, M.D., visited the medical center in March with members of his leadership team.

April 06, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Recent retirements and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

April 06, 2018
UNMC releases Rural Health Care Workforce Report
UNMC releases Rural Health Care Workforce Report

Report reveals progress made in some areas, need for more in others.

April 06, 2018
Governor signs budget package; Dr. Bounds thanks NU supporters
Governor signs budget package; Dr. Bounds thanks NU supporters

University of Nebraska President "grateful to the thousands of students, faculty and staff, business and agricultural leaders, and Nebraskans across this state."

April 05, 2018
Heart Walk set for May 12
Heart Walk set for May 12

UNMC, Nebraska Medicine and University of Nebraska at Omaha communities invited to take part.

April 05, 2018
Tickets available for The International Omaha horse show
Tickets available for The International Omaha horse show

Limited number of tickets available to UNMC faculty, staff and students.

April 05, 2018
Under the microscope: Public health work in Bangladesh
Under the microscope: Public health work in Bangladesh

Dr. Gold talks with Ali S. Khan, M.D., M.P.H., dean of the College of Public Health, about working in Bangladesh as part of the World Health Organization's response to the Rohingya humanitarian crisis.

April 05, 2018
UNMC part of UNK symposium on human trafficking
UNMC part of UNK symposium on human trafficking

Two-day event focuses on how free markets can address the trafficking problem.

April 05, 2018
Budget package clears final round of legislative debate
Budget package clears final round of legislative debate

Budget now heads to governor's desk.

April 04, 2018
CENTRIC seeking new members
CENTRIC seeking new members

Center seeks to help patients with multiple concurrent chronic conditions.

April 04, 2018
Flu pandemic focus of Davis Lecture
Flu pandemic focus of Davis Lecture

Nancy Bristow, Ph.D., of the University of the Puget Sound, will speak on campus April 10.

April 04, 2018
Joe Evans, Ph.D., receives IDEA Award
Joe Evans, Ph.D., receives IDEA Award

University-wide award recognizes faculty members who have extended their academic expertise beyond the boundaries of the university in ways that have enriched the broader community.

April 04, 2018
Kaneko exhibition featured at cancer center
Kaneko exhibition featured at cancer center

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center will host "Jun Kaneko: Color and Line."

April 04, 2018
Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy receives UDTA
Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy receives UDTA

University-wide Departmental Teaching Award awarded to UNMC faculty for educational excellence.

April 03, 2018
LiveGreen: TravelSmart gains national attention
LiveGreen: TravelSmart gains national attention

Success with active transportation goals draws attention from multiple sources.

April 03, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Zaid Al-Kadhimi, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Zaid Al-Kadhimi, M.D.

New internal medicine faculty member also is a licensed pilot.

April 03, 2018
Olson Center talk will demystify the drippy nose
Olson Center talk will demystify the drippy nose

Christie Barnes, M.D., will discuss treatment for a runny nose at April 17 brown bag.

April 03, 2018
UNMC staffer's reading marks National Poetry Month
UNMC staffer's reading marks National Poetry Month

Adrian Koesters, Ph.D., will read from her work on Thursday.

April 03, 2018
Activities begin today for Public Health Week
Activities begin today for Public Health Week

Photo contest, games, wellness walk and other activities mark this week.

April 02, 2018
April Re-Imagining U courses set
April Re-Imagining U courses set

Tuesday's session will examine "Transcendence and Expansion: The Arts as Catalysts of Healing."

April 02, 2018
Clinical Learning Environment survey participation requested
Clinical Learning Environment survey participation requested

Survey is for those who directly care for patients in the inpatient or ambulatory setting.

April 02, 2018
Kari Simonsen, M.D., to lead Office of Faculty Affairs
Kari Simonsen, M.D., to lead Office of Faculty Affairs

New faculty affairs office will support faculty vitality and success.

April 02, 2018
UNMC students can purchase UNO Wellness Center membership
UNMC students can purchase UNO Wellness Center membership

Beginning today, monthly memberships can be purchased.

April 02, 2018
Voluntary life insurance enrollment available through April 20
Voluntary life insurance enrollment available through April 20

NU announces reduction to employee paid premiums of the voluntary life insurance program. Special enrollment period enables benefits-eligible employees to make desired changes.

April 02, 2018