University of Nebraska Medical Center


The Department of Anesthesiology is committed to our mission to deliver high-quality and compassionate medical care, provide premier educational programs, and perform innovative research. Donations are a crucial tool that helps us be innovative leaders in our field through education and research. Thank you for your commitment and generosity to our program.

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Anesthesiologist posing with patient in Rwanda

Global Health Fund

Established: 2019 This endowment will provide long-term stability to the department’s Global Health Program which currently organizes an annual surgical mission trip to Gitwe, Rwanda. Each trip expands access to healthcare in a resource-limited environment, as well as educates local healthcare providers and UNMC faculty, trainees and staff, alike.

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Steven J. Lisco, MD, headshot

Steven J. Lisco, M.D. Distinguished Professorship in Anesthesiology

Established: 2024 This prestigious professorship will continue to support our programs in global health while honoring a deserving faculty member for their extraordinary work.

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Hanjun Wang, MD

Innovation Fund

Established: 2019 This fund is used for endeavors that bring innovation to the specialty of anesthesiology through education and research.

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