In The News

October 2016: The award of Dr. Matthew Rizzo's IDeA-CTR grant is covered in the Omaha World Herald.  The grant, which is the largest ever received by UNMC, will create the Great Plains IDeA-CTR Network, a collaboration involving nine institutions in Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Kansas.

October 2016: KETV News interviews Dr. Danish Bhatti and Dr. John Bertoni about the Department of Neurological Sciences' "Living Better with Parkinson Disease in 2016" symposium.  More than 500 members of the Parkinson's community attended the highly successful event.

October 2016: WOWT News covers the Department of Neurological Sciences' "Living Better with Parkinson Disease in 2016" symposium.  This was the 26th annual conference and the largest yet.

October 2016: Dr. Matthew Rizzo's groundbreaking new IDeA-CTR grant is covered in the Lincoln Journal Star.

October 2016: Dr. Matthew Rizzo is interviewed by KETV News about the IDeA-CTR grant.

October 2016: Dr. Jennifer Larsen, Vice Chancellor for Research, is interviewed by KNOP News about Dr. Matthew Rizzo's IDeA-CTR grant.

October 2016: Dr. Matthew Rizzo's IDeA-CTR grant is covered by KGIN News.

September 2016: Drs. T. Scott Diesing and Marco Gonzalez-Castellon are interviewed by the Omaha World Herald about UNMC's and Nebraska Medicine's innovative new telestroke program.

June 2016: Dr. Diego Torres-Russotto discusses Parkinson's disease with Health.com.

May 2016: Dr. Daniel Murman discusses new Alzheimer's disease research efforts with the Fremont Tribune.

May 2016: Dr. Daniel Murman is interviewed by KMTV on the need to support the caregivers of Alzheimer's disease patients.

May 2016: Dr. T. Scott Diesing is interviewed by KETV about Nebraska Medicine's collaborations with the UNO baseball team to help pediatric patients and raise awareness about stroke.

May 2016: Dr. Amy Hellman is interviewed by KETV about UNMC's and Nebraska Medicine's Huntington's Disease Center of Excellence.

May 2016: Dr. Harris Frankel is interviewed by KIOS Radio 91.5 AM about Nebraska Medicine's inclusion on the "100 Great Hospitals List" for the third year in a row.

March 2016: Dr. Daniel Murman is interviewed by KETV about Alzheimer's disease.

December 2015: Dr. Matthew Rizzo is interviewed by KVNO News on his use of innovative driving simulators to study neurological health.

November 2015: Dr. Matthew Rizzo is interviewed by the Omaha World Herald on UNMC’s and Nebraska Medicine’s innovative new Mind and Brain Health Labs.

October 2015: Dr. Pierre Fayad is interviewed by the Omaha World Herald on the implications of the SPRINT study for treating high blood pressure.

February 2015:  Dr. Daniel Murman discusses the NOBLE study for Alzheimer’s treatment with KETV. 

December 2014: Dr. Daniel Murman is interviewed by KIOS Radio 91.5 AM about the NOBLE study to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

August 2012:  Dr. Pierre Fayad is interviewed by CNN on whether chocolate can lower men’s stroke risk. 

June 2012: Dr. Pierre Fayad is interviewed by KETV on pediatric strokes.