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See media coverage of Nebraskan and ex-astronaut Clayton Anderson during the 2013 orthopaedic residency graduation ceremonies.

A speaker that's out of this world. 
-- UNMC News (June 24, 2013)
UNMC grads hear out-of-this-world stories from ex-astronaut Clayton Anderson.
-- Omaha World Herald (June 22, 2013)
Astronaut highlights importance of space program.
-- KVNO News (June 21, 2013)
Neb. astronaut considers run for public office.
-- (June 21, 2013) KETV Video link (June 21, 2013)

Astronaut and Nebraska native Clayton Anderson, and Dr. Bernard Morrey of the Mayo Clinic to speak at orthopaedic residency graduation.
-- UNMC Today (June 17, 2013)

Dr. Lori Reed discusses "The Agony of Da Feet" in the Spring 2013 issue of Advancing Health (see page 8).
-- Advancing Health (Spring 2013) / The Nebraska Medical Center 

Injured by swinging backboard, woman aims to walk again.  
-- Omaha World Herald (May 20, 2013)

Dr. Kevin Garvin gives Wilson Honorary Lecture at HSS 
-- UNMC News (May 13, 2013)

UNMC administrator Bonnie Berndt dies at age 79
-- UNMC News (April 22, 2013)

UNMC hopes to get simpler knee, hip replacement surgery on market
-- Omaha World Herald (April 15, 2013)

Around and about: Auxiliary event benefits rehab facility
-- Omaha World Herald (March 17, 2013)

Painting a New Picture: The Many Faces of NF
-- NET News (March 1, 2013)

Kaleidoscope fundraiser to be held March 9th at LaVista Conference Center;
Dr. Kevin & Janette Garvin co-chairing event to benefit the new Lifestyle Rehabilitation Center. 

Paralyzed athlete hopes to walk again: Dr. Chris Cornett's patient, Issac Pfeifer, is inspiring his teammates, parents, and many others with his strength and faith after a devastating football injury. Visit the KETV website to learn more about Isaac's journey.
-- KETV (January 31, 2013)

"The Science and Art behind Neurofibromatosis."
-- Dr. Sean McGarry to speak at Omaha Science Cafe on Tuesday, Feb. 12.

Medical Team Assists Skaters
-- UNMC Today (January 30, 2013)

Isaac Pfeifer, injured prep football player, tackles tough rehab regimen   
-- LiveWell Nebraska / Omaha World Herald (January 28, 2013)

Medical Center Experts to Provide Health Care During Skating Trials  
-- The Nebraska Medical Center (January 2013)

Providing Care at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships 
-- UNMC Physicians (January 18, 2013)


Above and Beyond: Dr. Sean McGarry's patient, Sam Hubka, gives 110 percent to beat cancer.
-- The Nebraska Medical Center (OneThousandOne - Fall I Winter 2012)

Search committee named for next chancellor at UNMC.  
-- Omaha World Herald (November 29, 2012)

Texting Becoming a Pain in the Neck.   
-- UNMC Physicians (November 20, 2012)

The Unbending of Rachel.
-- McCook Daily Gazette (November 11, 2012)

Dr. Wayne Paprosky of  Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush University - Chicago, to be featured guest speaker at the department's Annual Resident Research Symposium on Oct 26.
-- UNMC Today (October 22, 2012)

Dr. Sean McGarry's patient Chase Casperson and his friend Bentley (the famous Great Dane) are helping to "Heel Cancer."
-- (August 2012)

Former World-Herald Publisher Endows Orthopaedic Surgery Lecture.
-- UNMC Today (July 6, 2012)

U.S. Swim Trials by the Numbers.
-- UNMC Physicians (July 2012)

World-Class Athletes Require World-Class Care.
-- UNMC Physicians Leader (June 2012)

UNMC Volunteers Set to Help at Swim Trials.
-- UNMC Today (June 11, 2012)

Volunteering World-Class Care.
-- UNMC Physicians (June 2012)

Chase Casperson Video for Nebraska Organ Recovery OrganizationWatch a video for the Nebraska Organ Recovery Organization featuring Dr. Sean McGarry's patient Chase Casperson. 
-- Nebraska Organ Recovery Organization (May 2012)

New hope for replacing 'unique joint'.
-- Omaha World Herald (2/24/2012)

Operation Walk USA 2011 and founder, Dr. Larry Dorr, featured on NBC’s Nightly News with Brian Williams
-- NBC’s Nightly News (1/31/2012)

Taking Strides to Improve Lives
-- UNMC Physicians, The Leader (1/9/2012)

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