Current Research

Dr. Phil Bierman and Lisa Muschall Brian

The Department of Internal Medicine has an active research program, with investigators involved in clinical, translational and basic science research. Our research funding from external sources is approximately $20 million annually.

Our research activities are based at both UNMC and the Omaha VA Hospital, and are within the 10 sub-specialties (divisions) of internal medicine. Each division has individual representation on the department's Internal Medicine Research Council. The divisions of Internal Medicine include: