Educational Programs

Through its College of Medicine, UNMC offers a variety of educational opportunities for students, health care professionals and community members.

From unique programs for the next generation of researchers and health care professionals to avenues to share your medical expertise, these areas highlight our commitment to outreach.

INBRE – the next generation of Nebraska researchers
The goal of the Nebraska Institutional Development Awards Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence program is to recruit students to Ph.D. programs and encourage their development in the biomedical field. Scholars, working with various mentors and scientists have on-going opportunities to learn and grow their research expertise.

NU PATHS – Nebraska university students get pre-admission to UNMC
The Nebraska University Pre-Admission to Health Science program allows students to apply, and if accepted, get guaranteed admission to a UNMC program and a full scholarship.

The program is designed to recruit students who have a special interest in practicing in medically underserved urban areas. The application deadline is February 1.

Continuing Education
Professional development for health care professionals is available through the Center for Continuing Education and via The Nebraska Telehealth Network.

Share your expertise
Many opportunities are available for UNMC faculty to share their research and expertise with community members. As part of the vast Speaker’s Bureau network, you can participate in the following:

If you want to book a speaker, email Kacie Gerard.