The UNMC Department of Developmental Neuroscience at the Munroe-Meyer Institute attended the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in Chicago in October. It featured approximately 29,000 attendees from 77 countries. Two students, two postdoctoral associates and four faculty from the department attended from the labs of Jyothi Arikkath, Ph.D., Anna Dunaevsky, Ph.D., and Woo-Yang Kim, Ph.D. They presented a total of six posters.
Drs. Gary Beck, Paul Paulman receive new appointments in College of Medicine
Gary Beck, Ph.D., director of the Office of Medical Education for the College of Medicine, has been appointed assistant dean for medical education. Paul Paulman, M.D., professor, UNMC Department of Family Medicine, has been promoted to associate dean for clinical skills and quality. Both appointments are effective immediately.
New Direction® meal replacement program aims at holiday weight-loss goals
Struggling to lose weight? The Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine's medically managed program can help you reach your goal -- without surgery. New Direction is a safe and effective medical weight loss program offered at the Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine designed for individuals who desire a non-surgical option for significant weight loss. New Direction information sessions are held in the Bariatrics Center on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 4 p.m. You can register by calling (402) 559-9500. Learn more about New Direction and the Bariatrics Center here.