On September 19, 2013, Jim P. Stimpson, Director of the UNMC Center for Health Policy, will present "Health Reform in Nebraska" at the UNMC Delegates Luncheon.
On October 21, 2010, the Delegates heard from U.S. Senator Ben Nelson and UNMC surgeon and researcher Dr. Mark Carlson about the importance of research.
On August 19, 2009, Joe Britton, U.S. Senator Ben Nelson's Legislative Assistant, spoke to the Delegates about healthcare reform.
Nearly 130 Delegates attended our 2nd annual event, held on January 14, 2009, which featured Senator Mike Flood, Speaker of the Legislature.
Our August speaker series featured Air Force Surgeon General Lt. General James G. Roudebush, MD '75. Dr. Roudebush's presentation is on updates in Air Force medicine and the war on terror.
Charles Wilson, MD reflected on his 18 year tenure as a member of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents at our last speaker series event on June 11, 2008.
Our Friday, March 14, 2008, our speaker was Lauren Hill, J.D., Director of Policy Research for Governor Dave Heineman. An online video is not available, but you can read an article written about the event.
On Monday, December 3, 2007, we featured a presentation by Richard Raymond, MD, USDA Under Secretary for Food Safety.
The Inaugural UNMC Delegates Dinner was held August 20, 2007 in the Durham Research Center.
On Wednesday, June 27, Tom Rosenquist, PhD, UNMC's Vice Chancellor for Research, presented on NIH funding and its importance to UNMC. UNMC researchers then led attendees on tours of their research laboratories.
We were pleased to present Nebraska State Senator Joel Johnson as the speaker for our March series. Senator Johnson is Chair of the Health and Human Services Committee and also serves as a member of the Education Committee.
Our first event was held on December 6th, and featured a presentation by Dr. Joann Schaefer, MD, Director of Nebraska Health and Human Services System Department of Regulation and Licensure, and Nebraska’s Chief Medical Officer.