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Chambers Scholars report on international research projects
Chambers Scholars report on international research projects

UNMC College of Public Health students spent last summer conducting four-to-six week intensive research.

February 16, 2018
Dr. Johnson named chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery
Dr. Johnson named chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery

Perry Johnson, M.D., succeeds Ron Hollins, M.D., who stepped down last year after serving as division chief for the past 26 years.

February 16, 2018
Dr. Pozehl named to second Dorothy Hodges Olson Chair
Dr. Pozehl named to second Dorothy Hodges Olson Chair

Bunny Pozehl, Ph.D., joins Ann Berger, Ph.D., in holding the chairs in the College of Nursing.

February 16, 2018
One Chart Training Resource Center to close
One Chart Training Resource Center to close

Center will close Clarkson Tower location on Feb. 16.

February 16, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

EMPOWER hosts a discussion of sex trafficking, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

February 16, 2018
A 'defining moment in Nebraska's history'
A 'defining moment in Nebraska's history'

President Bounds, university supporters testify at University of Nebraska budget hearing.

February 15, 2018
Lookin' at U: Jen Bartholomew
Lookin' at U: Jen Bartholomew

Bartholomew's facilities team supports approximately 10 million square feet across all UNMC and Nebraska Medicine locations.

February 15, 2018
Music as Medicine performance today
Music as Medicine performance today

Burt Street Individuals to perform.

February 15, 2018
Nominations sought for humanism in medicine award
Nominations sought for humanism in medicine award

Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award recognizes a faculty member who demonstrate both clinical excellence and outstanding compassion.

February 15, 2018
NU's work growing Nebraska focus of budget hearing
NU's work growing Nebraska focus of budget hearing

Speakers praise University of Nebraska's work, urge against cuts at budget hearing.

February 15, 2018
Webinar trainings help Canvas transition
Webinar trainings help Canvas transition

As of July 1, Blackboard will be completely retired.

February 15, 2018
Caring for incarcerated focus of Feb. 21 Schwartz Rounds
Caring for incarcerated focus of Feb. 21 Schwartz Rounds

Student-led Do juSTIce will host event.

February 14, 2018
Dr. Cusick named division chief for pediatric surgery
Dr. Cusick named division chief for pediatric surgery

Robert Cusick, M.D., joined the UNMC faculty in 2001.

February 14, 2018
Nursing students hope video will prevent opioid misuse
Nursing students hope video will prevent opioid misuse

Video will help educate on pain assessment and management.

February 14, 2018
Session to gather input on printing/promotional items
Session to gather input on printing/promotional items

Communication Budget Response Team will be at UNMC Feb. 20 seeking feedback.

February 14, 2018
Under the microscope: Research Laureate Ken Bayles, Ph.D.
Under the microscope: Research Laureate Ken Bayles, Ph.D.

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., talks with Ken Bayles, Ph.D., UNMC's 12th Scientist Laureate. Dr. Bayles is a professor in the UNMC Department of Pathology and Microbiology and associate vice chancellor for basic science research.

February 14, 2018
Conference at UNO addresses LGBTQIA+ issues
Conference at UNO addresses LGBTQIA+ issues

Conference will be held Friday through Sunday.

February 13, 2018
Dr. Gold outlines examples of possible budget responses
Dr. Gold outlines examples of possible budget responses

Chancellor spoke Monday at campus forum to discuss impact of state's budget shortfall.

February 13, 2018
Dr. Gold's message to UNMC on state budget
Dr. Gold's message to UNMC on state budget

Read Dr. Gold's e-mail, which was sent Monday to all faculty, staff and students.

February 13, 2018
Funding available to enhance patient care
Funding available to enhance patient care

Nebraska Medicine Guild issues call for funding applications.

February 13, 2018
Ken Bayles, Ph.D., honored today as Scientist Laureate
Ken Bayles, Ph.D., honored today as Scientist Laureate

Ceremony will be held at 4 p.m. at the Durham Research Center Auditorium.

February 13, 2018
UNMC.edu search tool upgraded
UNMC.edu search tool upgraded

Feedback sought on search results for unmc.edu.

February 13, 2018
Campus forum today
Campus forum today

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will discuss budget issues.

February 12, 2018
Community Service to Research: Marvin Welstead
Community Service to Research: Marvin Welstead

Welstead devoted to finding a cure for Alzheimer's.

February 12, 2018
Community Service to Research: Myrna Krohn
Community Service to Research: Myrna Krohn

Krohn is called a "lifelong partner" of the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

February 12, 2018
Deadline nears for 2017 flex spending claims
Deadline nears for 2017 flex spending claims

Claims must be submitted by March 30.

February 12, 2018
UNMC's impact: Children's Dental Day delivers
UNMC's impact: Children's Dental Day delivers

Volunteers serve 134 Nebraska children.

February 12, 2018
Distinguished Scientist Sam Sanderson, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist Sam Sanderson, Ph.D.

The late Dr. Sanderson remembered as exuberant, optimistic, collaborative.

February 09, 2018
Dr. Fisher honored with translational research award
Dr. Fisher honored with translational research award

Wayne Fisher, Ph.D., is awarded the 2018 Don Hake Translational Research Award from Division 25 of the American Psychological Association.

February 09, 2018
IAE group exploring educational innovations
IAE group exploring educational innovations

Interest Group on Curricular Design, Instructional Methods, Assessment and Evaluation meets Monday.

February 09, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

February 09, 2018
UNMC researchers play role in HIV study
UNMC researchers play role in HIV study

UNMC's Rob Norgren, Ph.D., is co-author on paper in the prestigious journal Nature.

February 09, 2018
Black History Month: A quiz
Black History Month: A quiz

Win a lunch voucher to the campus cafes.

February 08, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Wayne Stuberg, P.T., Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Wayne Stuberg, P.T., Ph.D.

Dr. Stuberg's research focus is on intellectual and developmental disabilities.

February 08, 2018
Ginger Zee to headline 2018 Nebraska Science Festival
Ginger Zee to headline 2018 Nebraska Science Festival

'Good Morning America' meteorologist will discuss natural disasters.

February 08, 2018
Jazz on tap at Music as Medicine
Jazz on tap at Music as Medicine

Burt Street Individuals to perform Feb. 15.

February 08, 2018
Lookin' at U - Holly White
Lookin' at U - Holly White

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation staffer thrives on 'extra duties as assigned.'

February 08, 2018
Re-Imagining U course looks at 'workplace fun'
Re-Imagining U course looks at 'workplace fun'

University of Nebraska at Omaha professor Lynn Harland, Ph.D., will speak tomorrow.

February 08, 2018
Russian cardiologists reach across borders at UNMC
Russian cardiologists reach across borders at UNMC

UNMC leaders, physicians, researchers meet with Ben Nelson Fellows.

February 08, 2018
UNMC Impact: Alums keep rural clinic from closing
UNMC Impact: Alums keep rural clinic from closing

Physician assistants help keep Ravenna clinic operating.

February 08, 2018
Colleagues asked to complete survey on IT use
Colleagues asked to complete survey on IT use

Survey will help drive IT performance improvement activities.

February 07, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Jixin Dong, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Jixin Dong, Ph.D.

Dr. Dong's research focus is on Hippo-YAP in cancer.

February 07, 2018
Nebraska lands top Pipeline awards
Nebraska lands top Pipeline awards

Entrepreneurs recognized in several different categories.

February 07, 2018
NU names new international travel insurance provider
NU names new international travel insurance provider

Selection of UnitedHealthcare Global will ensure more consistent and cost-effective coverage across all NU campuses.

February 07, 2018
Students explore health care in Rwanda
Students explore health care in Rwanda

Applications due Friday for students who want to work in Rwanda.

February 07, 2018
UNMC's impact: Returning to rural roots
UNMC's impact: Returning to rural roots

Graduates of UNMC's Rural Health Opportunities Program serve Nebraska communities of Gothenburg and Lexington.

February 07, 2018
Center for Continuing Education partners with BoardVitals
Center for Continuing Education partners with BoardVitals

Will provide continuing education credit opportunities at no cost to UNMC and Nebraska Medicine physicians.

February 06, 2018
Chemically modified drug shows promise for HIV treatment, elimination
Chemically modified drug shows promise for HIV treatment, elimination

UNMC discovery reported in Nature Communications.

February 06, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Paul Estabrooks, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Paul Estabrooks, Ph.D.

Dr. Estabrooks' research focuses on nutrition, exercise and obesity.

February 06, 2018
Dr. Bierner to speak on carpal tunnel syndrome
Dr. Bierner to speak on carpal tunnel syndrome

Olson Center Brown Bag Luncheon will feature chair of UNMC Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation on Feb. 20.

February 06, 2018
LiveGreen: Clear the air
LiveGreen: Clear the air

Indoor air quality is an important aspect of health, and there are several things you can do to improve your space.

February 06, 2018
New coffee cart offers job training opportunity
New coffee cart offers job training opportunity

Project SEARCH trainees will learn how to be baristas.

February 06, 2018
Volunteers needed for state high school competition
Volunteers needed for state high school competition

HOSA will hold event at med center campus in March.

February 06, 2018
Campus forum set for Feb. 12
Campus forum set for Feb. 12

Chancellor Gold will speak on budget issues.

February 05, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Joseph Vetro, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Joseph Vetro, Ph.D.

Dr. Vetro's research focus is on drug delivery.

February 05, 2018
Emerging Professionals Program schedules presentations
Emerging Professionals Program schedules presentations

Events begin Wednesday with presentation on "Living with Purpose, Self-Compassion and Resiliency."

February 05, 2018
National Guard members tour UNMC
National Guard members tour UNMC

Medical unit members respond to man-made and natural disasters.

February 05, 2018
Rohingya refugee health crisis topic of grand rounds
Rohingya refugee health crisis topic of grand rounds

Ali S. Khan, M.D., M.P.H., dean of the College of Public Health, will speak on his experiences Wednesday.

February 05, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Corey Hopkins, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Corey Hopkins, Ph.D.

Dr. Hopkins' research focus is on drug discovery and medicinal chemistry.

February 02, 2018
Dr. Wengel named assistant vice chancellor for campus wellness
Dr. Wengel named assistant vice chancellor for campus wellness

Will hold this position for both UNMC and UNO.

February 02, 2018
Registration open for Midwest Pediatric Specialty Symposium
Registration open for Midwest Pediatric Specialty Symposium

Event will focus on pediatric eye, ear, nose and throat care.

February 02, 2018
Sexual attraction focus of Feb. 6 Science Cafe
Sexual attraction focus of Feb. 6 Science Cafe

UNO's Jon Cavanaugh will be featured speaker.

February 02, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

February 02, 2018
UNMC joins 15th Internationalization Laboratory Cohort
UNMC joins 15th Internationalization Laboratory Cohort

University joins 10 other colleges and universities in new era of commitment to international affairs.

February 02, 2018
Allied health students mount winter essentials drive
Allied health students mount winter essentials drive

Students collecting for the homeless on both Omaha, Kearney campuses.

February 01, 2018
Celebrating Black History Month
Celebrating Black History Month

UNMC, UNO mark month with events; soul food being served in med center cafeterias today.

February 01, 2018
College of Dentistry to hold Children's Dental Day
College of Dentistry to hold Children's Dental Day

On Friday, approximately 175 Nebraska children to receive dental care.

February 01, 2018
Distinguished Scientist: Kathleen Hanna, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist: Kathleen Hanna, Ph.D.

Dr. Hanna's research focus concerns diabetes management among youth.

February 01, 2018
Fitness center offers 'bring a friend' special
Fitness center offers 'bring a friend' special

From Feb. 5-16, work out for free with a friend.

February 01, 2018
Lookin' at U: Kyle Meyer, Ph.D.
Lookin' at U: Kyle Meyer, Ph.D.

Dean of College of Allied Health Professions sees innovation at UNMC every day.

February 01, 2018