Seminar Series

Our regular research seminars happen on the third Wednesday each month at noon. Other series are intermittent. Find them all on the UNMC campus calendar for locations and other details. Contact Nicki Simmons with questions.

Upcoming Seminars

Wed | Oct 20, 2021 | 12-12:50 p.m.(CT) Jana Ponce, PhD, RD, LMNT, Alicia Johnson, BS, and Jenna Wuebker, MS, RD, LMNT will present, "Investigating the Role of Nutrition in Epilepsy."

2021 Research/Scholarship Seminar Series

Oct 14, 2021 "Library Resources, Services, and Research Support"

Sep 15, 2021 "The Dietary Inflammatory Index and Disease Development"

Aug 18, 2021 "The Story of a Medical Nutrition Research Agenda—Potential for Collaboration?"

Jun 16, 2021 Professional networks of early career faculty: How does a network influence scholarly activity for career advancement?

May 19, 2021 Strategies to Increase Scholarly Productivity

Apr 21, 2021 Redox Status in Workers Occcupationally Exposed to Radiation - Research Overview

Mar 17, 2021 Results of the Heartland Osteoporosis Prevention Study (HOPS) | PDF slides | PDF references

2021 Roundtable Discussions

Apr 28, 2021 Qualitative Workshop

Apr 1, 2021 Mixed Methods Research Designs

Mar 2, 2021 Tips for Better Survey Designs

2019 Think Tank Series

February 19, 2020 Experiences of parents in communicating the results of neonatal whole genome sequencing -  Kristen Fishler, MS, CGC

 Oct 11, 2019 - Team Training for Patients and Families, Victoria Kennel, PhD

  May 29, 2019 - Simulation and Human Factors: Improving Safety and Quality across Levels of the Organization, Michael A. Rosen, M.A., PhD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Medicine, Johns Hopkins MedicineOct 15, 2018 - NHANES Data: Treasure Trove for Biomedical Research Robert Hoyt, MD, FACP

2018-19 Research Seminar Series - Show Me the Money: Funding for Early Career Faculty

Nov 28, 2018 Career Development Awards: A major step toward major funding Elizabeth Wellsandt, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, Tiffany Moore, PhD, RN, and Lani Zimmerman, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN

October 17, 2018 - Customizing Your Research Nebraska Profile to Increase Collaboration and Locate Funding Opportunities Farah Karimi, MSIS, Information Systems Specialist, Elsevier

September 19, 2018 - Pilot funding: The Dos, the Don'ts, and the Big Picture Paula Turpen, PhD, and Laura Bilek, PT, PhD

July 24, 2018 - The (art) and science of care coordination: Where have we been, where are we going? Sallie J. Weaver, PhD, MHS, National Cancer Institute, Healthcare Delivery Research Program Slides

June 27, 2018 - Enhancing the Visibility and Impact of Your Research Emily Glenn, MSLS

2017-18 Research Seminar Series: The Nuts and Bolts of Educational Scholarship

Apr 18, 2018 - What is Needed in Education Research: An Editor's View Patricia Morton, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, FAAN 

Mar 21, 2018 - Over, Around, or Through? Overcoming Common Obstacles in Educational Scholarship Tanya Custer, MS, RT(R)(T), Kim Michael, MA, RT(R), RDMS, RVT, FDMS, Manju Mukherjee, PhD, MS, CT(ASCP)CM, and Sara Bares, MD

March 7, 2018 - Interdisciplinary Bone and Joint Seminar: Effect of Exercise Modality during Weight Loss on Bone Loss in Older Adults
Kristen M. Beavers, PhD, MPH, RD

 February 21, 2018 - What are We Doing Again? Designing Educational Research Objectives
Beth Beam, PhD, RN; Ronald Shope, PhD; Corrine Hanson, PhD, RD, LMNT, FAND; and Ann Anderson-Berry, PhD, MD | Research Project Worksheet | PowerPoint handout

 January 17, 2018 - Institutional Resources to Support your Educational Scholarship Endeavors
Linda Wilkie, BS, VT and Teri Hartman, MLS

November 15, 2017 - Designing a Qualitative Study in the Health Sciences
Ronald Shope, PhD and Beth Beam, PhD, RN 


Behind the Curtain Series

 April 19, 2017 - Integrated Service Scholarship and Community Engagement: Lessons Learned from a Cross-Campus Collaboration
Kathleen Volkman, PT, MS, NCS; Lou Jensen, OTD, OTR/L; Katherine Jones, PT, PhD

March 15, 2017 - From Group of Experts to Expert Team: Interdisciplinary Research
CAPTURE Falls Research Team

January 18, 2017 - Lessons Learned from Cross-Campus Collaboration and the Multiple Principal Investigators Model
Laura Bilek, PhD, PT and Nancy Waltman, PhD, APRN-NP

CAHP Research Seminar Series

February 15, 2017 - Cognitive Function and Genetic Variation in Chemotherapy-Treated Follicular Lymphoma Survivors
DJ Murry, PharMD