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UNMC seeks participants for Alzheimer's disease prevention trial
UNMC seeks participants for Alzheimer's disease prevention trial

November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

November 22, 2017
$75,000 gift to enhance UNMC training for rural first responders, health care
$75,000 gift to enhance UNMC training for rural first responders, health care

Program makes use of vehicles outfitted with realistic equipment and high-fidelity patient simulators

November 16, 2017
UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute adds 3 genetic counselors
UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute adds 3 genetic counselors

Indicative of how genetics field is exploding

November 16, 2017
Two common mental illness meds could pose health risk for certain individuals
Two common mental illness meds could pose health risk for certain individuals

Combined UNMC, Vanderbilt research team reports results in leading scientific journal

November 14, 2017
Research suggests potential treatment for autism, intellectual disability
Research suggests potential treatment for autism, intellectual disability

Findings published in Nature Neuroscience online issue

November 10, 2017
Cattlemen's Ball presents Buffett Cancer Center with $904,000 check
Cattlemen's Ball presents Buffett Cancer Center with $904,000 check

Proceeds also used for numerous local heath care needs

November 09, 2017
UNMC ice skating rink to open Nov. 25
UNMC ice skating rink to open Nov. 25

Admission is $7, which includes skates

November 08, 2017
Opioids, addiction to be focus of Nov. 14 Science Cafe
Opioids, addiction to be focus of Nov. 14 Science Cafe

Alena Balasanova, M.D., will be featured speaker.

November 07, 2017
UNMC students to provide education, services during Refugee Health Fair
UNMC students to provide education, services during Refugee Health Fair

Free services will include flu immunizations as well as vision, dental and blood pressure and glucose level screenings.

November 07, 2017
UNMC researcher studying nanofiber sutures to prevent surgical site infections
UNMC researcher studying nanofiber sutures to prevent surgical site infections

$1.3 million NIH grant seeks to determine if vitamin D can produce infection-fighting peptide

November 06, 2017
UNMC students make summer dean's list
UNMC students make summer dean's list

To qualify for the dean's list, students must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours and have a grade point average of 3.75 or above.

November 06, 2017