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Farm Safety and Health Week offers free webinar Sept. 21
Farm Safety and Health Week offers free webinar Sept. 21

"Planting the Seeds of Tractor and Machinery Safety" will cover hazards associated with agricultural tractors and machinery and how to prevent injuries.

September 18, 2020
UNMC collaborating on $2.2 million grant to improve mental health in teens
UNMC collaborating on $2.2 million grant to improve mental health in teens

Researchers plan to enroll 80 youths in Nebraska and Iowa between the ages of 14 and 18 to study the impact of different doses of oxytocin on the brain.

September 17, 2020
UNMC pediatric researcher, James Ford, DO, receives funding from Hyundai
UNMC pediatric researcher, James Ford, DO, receives funding from Hyundai

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Foundation embarks on a nationwide tour in honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to award $6.8 million to 26 researchers.

September 16, 2020
Free Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference set for Oct. 9
Free Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference set for Oct. 9

General attendance for the conference is free. Continuing nursing education credit is available for select sessions at a cost of $30.

September 14, 2020
UNMC, COVAXX sign agreement paving way for clinical trials of COVAXX therapeutic
UNMC, COVAXX sign agreement paving way for clinical trials of COVAXX therapeutic

The vaccine clinical trial agreement between UNMC and COVAXX is the second COVID-19 related partnership in 2020 between the two organizations.

September 10, 2020
Research funding from VA to UNMC faculty increases
Research funding from VA to UNMC faculty increases

Funding totaled $3,838,358 awarded to 16 UNMC faculty during FY20.

September 09, 2020
UNMC enrollment at 4,247 sets record for 20th straight year
UNMC enrollment at 4,247 sets record for 20th straight year

The increase of 192 students is the biggest increase at UNMC since it added 249 students in 2010.

September 08, 2020
UNMC to host free, statewide disability leadership seminar in September
UNMC to host free, statewide disability leadership seminar in September

For persons with disabilities, families, concerned citizens, professionals

September 02, 2020