University of Nebraska Medical Center

Academic Departments

During the course of their education at the College of Medicine, the students will interact with professionals from the following departments for lecture presentations, small group facilitation, clerkships (Phase 2) or rotations (Phase 3), or in the role of a mentor.

An anesthesiologist works with medical equipment


Interim Chair: Mohanad Shukry, MD, PhD

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A group of four researchers wearing white lab coats work in a lab

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Chair: Surinder K. Batra, PhD

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A physician and a student work in a lab

Cellular and Integrative Physiology

Chair: Rebekah L. Gundry, PhD

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A dermatologist checks a patient


Chair: Ashley Wysong, MD

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Health care workers in personal protective equipment work with a mannequin

Emergency Medicine

Chair: Michael C. Wadman, MD

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A male physician uses a stethoscope on an elderly female patient

Family Medicine

Chair: Jeffrey Harrison, MD

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Two physicians look over a tablet

Internal Medicine

Chair: Debra J. Romberger, MD

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A researcher works with lab equipment

Neurological Sciences

Chair: Matthew Rizzo, MD

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Two neurosurgeons bend over a surgery table


Chair: Aviva Abosch, MD, PhD

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Residents work in a training room

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Chair: Carl V. Smith, MD

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A girl wearing a mask sits on an examination table


Chair: Kari Simonsen, MD

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Dr. Sheritta Strong speaks while holding a piece of paper


Chair: Howard Liu, MD

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Two health care workers examine scans on a computer


Chair: Craig W. Walker, MD

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A group of residents work with medical equipment

Radiation Oncology

Chair: Charles A. Enke, MD

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Two students wearing personal protective equipment participate in a simulated medical procedure


Chair: David W. Mercer, MD

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