Facilities & Technology

Next-generation technology

We are committed to using today’s and tomorrow’s next-generation technology to move our students and faculty from a classroom environment to an experiential environment.

There, we can further blend technology with the human touch. We use these tools to educate more thoroughly and efficiently, to better serve our future patients’ needs.


Student in the Clinical Skills Center sim lab

Clinical Skills Center

The Clinical Skills Center simulation lab is home to an array of high-fidelity simulation equipment, capped by the state-of-the-art Wayne and Eileen Ryan Surgical Simulation Suite.

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Nursing instructor and students in learning resource center

Learning Resource Centers

Learning Resource Centers at our Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Norfolk and Scottsbluff nursing divisions include high-fidelity simulation equipment and infrastructure.

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Davis Global Center on UNMC's Omaha campus


UNMC’s game-changing educational initiative, focused on competency-based, immersive experiential learning, is based in the $102 million Davis Global Center in Omaha.

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the fully-immersive “VERT” (Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training system)

Technology at the library

The McGoogan Health Sciences Library is home to an impressive 3-D printing lab, the fully-immersive “VERT” (Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training system) and more.

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Anatomage virtual dissection tables

Virtual dissection tables

Serving as virtual cadavers, anatomage tables are state-of-the-art digital simulation tools that combine hardware and software, and can be utilized in either lab or lecture scenarios.

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Health Science Education Complex at UNK

Kearney Complex

This Kearney facility serves nursing and allied health professions students and features the latest technology, plus distance-learning tools that link to our Omaha campus.

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Researcher with pipette in lab

Laboratory facilities

Labs, including at Durham Research Center towers, the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center and the UNMC Center for Drug Discovery, feature the latest technology and world-class faculty.

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Nebraska Biocontainment Unit

Biocontainment Unit

With the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, UNMC and Nebraska Medicine have a long history of response to emerging special pathogens, such as COVID-19 and Ebola.

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