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Biden: 'I hope other institutions follow your lead'
Biden: 'I hope other institutions follow your lead'

Former vice president delivers keynote address at ribbon-cutting/dedication for Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

May 23, 2017
Chihuly Sanctuary unveiled at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Chihuly Sanctuary unveiled at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

Is cornerstone of Healing Arts Program with art on display throughout building

May 19, 2017
Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center dedication to include former vice president
Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center dedication to include former vice president

Joe Biden will serve as keynote speaker on May 23

May 19, 2017
New technology developed for engineering animal models
New technology developed for engineering animal models

A study published May 17 in the journal Genome Biology shows how highly popular, custom genetically engineered animal models are easily generated using a new patent-pending technology called Easi-CRISPR. Easi-CRISPR allows researchers to create these much-needed animal models at previously unheard of rates and significantly lower cost.

May 18, 2017
Undergrads get a taste of public health
Undergrads get a taste of public health

Twenty-eight students from six Nebraska colleges and universities spent the week learning about public health career opportunities May 15-19 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

May 18, 2017
Study shows device significantly reduces blood draw contamination, patient risk
Study shows device significantly reduces blood draw contamination, patient risk

Could save billions in health care costs and reduce antibiotic resistance

May 17, 2017
UNMC scientist dies Saturday in gliding accident
UNMC scientist dies Saturday in gliding accident

Michael Boska, Ph.D., 59, was expert in magnetic resonance imaging research

May 16, 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 15, 2017
UNMC College of Nursing to host nursing camp for high school students
UNMC College of Nursing to host nursing camp for high school students

The "Nebraska Generation Link to Learn" grant is funded by the U.S. Health Resource Services Administration.

May 15, 2017
College of Nursing in Scottsbluff to hold summer camp for high school students
College of Nursing in Scottsbluff to hold summer camp for high school students

The West Nebraska Division is one of five UNMC nursing divisions sharing a two-year, $665,266 grant to develop mentorship programs for high school students interested in pursuing careers in nursing.

May 12, 2017
New technology demonstrates ability to close distance gap, improve patient care
New technology demonstrates ability to close distance gap, improve patient care

A demonstration of the iWall with new MT Canvus software showed the possibilities of collaborating across distances with multiple participants

May 12, 2017
Chihuly Sanctuary to be unveiled May 19 at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Chihuly Sanctuary to be unveiled May 19 at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

May 08, 2017
Former state senator, Nancy Thompson, to receive J.G. Elliott Award from UNMC
Former state senator, Nancy Thompson, to receive J.G. Elliott Award from UNMC

Award recognizes her contributions to medicine, health for Nebraska

May 04, 2017
Nearly 1,000 UNMC students to receive diplomas during commencement ceremonies
Nearly 1,000 UNMC students to receive diplomas during commencement ceremonies

Diplomas will be conferred on 998 students.

May 04, 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 changes in medical education.

May 03, 2017
UNMC College of Dentistry offers seminars to alumni dental health professionals
UNMC College of Dentistry offers seminars to alumni dental health professionals

May 01, 2017
UNMC/Nebraska Medicine launch youth violence prevention program
UNMC/Nebraska Medicine launch youth violence prevention program

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

May 01, 2017