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Despite challenges, Dr. Gold enthusiastic for new year
Despite challenges, Dr. Gold enthusiastic for new year

"At the end of the day, we must grow through this," chancellor says.

January 16, 2018
Dr. Fletcher to step down as dean of College of Pharmacy
Dr. Fletcher to step down as dean of College of Pharmacy

His 10-year span as dean includes many accomplishments, including new building.

January 16, 2018
LiveGreen: Waste by confusion
LiveGreen: Waste by confusion

Knowing how to store healthy foods and deciphering dates is key in saving money.

January 16, 2018
Memorial service set for Dr. Matoole
Memorial service set for Dr. Matoole

Celebration of life and legacy will be held on Jan. 26.

January 16, 2018
Researchers help individuals learn their risk for RA
Researchers help individuals learn their risk for RA

Division of Rheumatology investigators want to learn if early treatment may prevent or delay RA in high-risk individuals.

January 16, 2018
Third performance by Camp Munroe theater 'flawless'
Third performance by Camp Munroe theater 'flawless'

Performance a hit for actors, families, friends.

January 16, 2018
Applications now open for Summer Health Professions Education Program
Applications now open for Summer Health Professions Education Program

Program provides learning opportunities for students interested in careers across a variety of health professions.

January 15, 2018
Event examines health barriers for foster youth
Event examines health barriers for foster youth

Schalisha Walker of Project Everlast will discuss health care challenges faced by foster children.

January 15, 2018
Ken Bayles, Ph.D., is 12th Scientist Laureate
Ken Bayles, Ph.D., is 12th Scientist Laureate

UNMC's 2017 research award winners will be honored on Feb. 13.

January 15, 2018
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event set for noon
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event set for noon

Willie Barney, founder and president of the Empowerment Network, will speak.

January 15, 2018
Rita Laire is honored with Gold U
Rita Laire is honored with Gold U

Internal medicine staffer is called a "wonderful ambassador" for UNMC.

January 15, 2018
Ann Grandjean, Ed.D., national figure in nutrition, dies at 77
Ann Grandjean, Ed.D., national figure in nutrition, dies at 77

Provided nutritional expertise to U.S. Olympics, University of Nebraska, several pro teams.

January 12, 2018
Chancellor Gold to hold campus forum today
Chancellor Gold to hold campus forum today

Today's forum will be livestreamed.

January 12, 2018
Dr. Armitage named to board of biopharmaceutical company
Dr. Armitage named to board of biopharmaceutical company

Dr. Armitage named to the newly formed Clinical Advisory Board for Ascentage Pharma.

January 12, 2018
Music as Medicine performance set for Jan. 18
Music as Medicine performance set for Jan. 18

Musicians from the Omaha Chamber Music Society will perform.

January 12, 2018
Siblings say sacrifice, hard work, family key to success
Siblings say sacrifice, hard work, family key to success

Three Peterson siblings take different health profession paths, but all lead through UNMC.

January 12, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

January 12, 2018
Dr. Wigton's presentation on University Hospital postponed
Dr. Wigton's presentation on University Hospital postponed

Lecture will be rescheduled.

January 11, 2018
Health issues in headlines will be brown bag focus
Health issues in headlines will be brown bag focus

Christian Minter, assistant professor at the McGoogan Library of Medicine, will speak on how health news is reported on Jan. 16.

January 11, 2018
Honeycutt named Varner Educator Laureate for 2017
Honeycutt named Varner Educator Laureate for 2017

The Office of Academic Affairs' Impact in Education Awards ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. today.

January 11, 2018
Lookin' at U - Abby Meyer
Lookin' at U - Abby Meyer

Web content/social media specialist enjoys sharing stories about UNMC with the public.

January 11, 2018
McGoogan Session Series offers new classes
McGoogan Session Series offers new classes

Session topics are related to finding and organizing information.

January 11, 2018
Registration open for the 2018 Lymphoma Study Group Conference
Registration open for the 2018 Lymphoma Study Group Conference

Event will be held Feb. 2-3 at the Hilton Omaha; registration deadline is Jan. 26.

January 11, 2018
Denim for Disabilities to begin next week
Denim for Disabilities to begin next week

The event raises money for the recreational therapy program at the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

January 10, 2018
Dr. Gold to hold an all-campus forum Friday
Dr. Gold to hold an all-campus forum Friday

UNMC forum will be livestreamed.

January 10, 2018
Impact in Education: Robert Binhammer, Ph.D.
Impact in Education: Robert Binhammer, Ph.D.

Dr. Binhammer will receive the Valor in Education Service Award.

January 10, 2018
Nursing online program rises in national rankings
Nursing online program rises in national rankings

Program is ranked as one of the nation's Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs by U.S. News & World Report.

January 10, 2018
Willie Barney to headline Jan. 15 MLK event
Willie Barney to headline Jan. 15 MLK event

Barney is founder of the Empowerment Network.

January 10, 2018
Feedback sought on new university-wide travel policy
Feedback sought on new university-wide travel policy

UNMC forum set for Jan. 18.

January 09, 2018
Impact in Education: Lynnette Leeseberg Stamler, Ph.D., D.Litt.
Impact in Education: Lynnette Leeseberg Stamler, Ph.D., D.Litt.

Dr. Leeseberg Stamler will receive the Visionary Leadership in Education Award.

January 09, 2018
LiveGreen: Food resolution
LiveGreen: Food resolution

Save money, meet personal goals and reduce (a crazy amount of) waste.

January 09, 2018
Opera Omaha artists to perform on campus
Opera Omaha artists to perform on campus

The Healing Arts Program will host a free lunchtime event Wednesday in the cancer center.

January 09, 2018
Study examines real lives behind crime statistics
Study examines real lives behind crime statistics

Theatrical performance at KANEKO will share study results.

January 09, 2018
Dr. Khan leads WHO disease monitoring efforts in support of Rohingya refugees
Dr. Khan leads WHO disease monitoring efforts in support of Rohingya refugees

Dr. Khan was deployed to help fight outbreak of diphtheria.

January 08, 2018
Grant aims to improve youth farm safety education
Grant aims to improve youth farm safety education

Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health project will develop and expand materials to be used by educators nationally to help keep the next generation of farmers safe.

January 08, 2018
Great Plains IDeA-CTR offers funding opportunities
Great Plains IDeA-CTR offers funding opportunities

Opportunities are in the areas of cancer research, biomedical informatics and community engagement.

January 08, 2018
Impact in Education: Shantaram Joshi, Ph.D.
Impact in Education: Shantaram Joshi, Ph.D.

Dr. Joshi will receive the Inspirational Mentor of Educators Award.

January 08, 2018
Remembering Muriel Munchrath
Remembering Muriel Munchrath

Munchrath remembered as champion of continuing nursing education.

January 08, 2018
CENTRIC funds pilot projects supporting self-management
CENTRIC funds pilot projects supporting self-management

College of Public Health, College of Nursing investigators receive grants.

January 05, 2018
Impact in Education: P.J. Schenarts, M.D.
Impact in Education: P.J. Schenarts, M.D.

Dr. Schenarts is the recipient of the Research in Education Award.

January 05, 2018
Legislative candidate Lathrop tours UNMC
Legislative candidate Lathrop tours UNMC

Former state senator was early supporter of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

January 05, 2018
Retirement tea today  for Elaine Litton
Retirement tea today for Elaine Litton

Litton will retire from role as office associate with UNMC Division of Infectious Diseases.

January 05, 2018
Dentistry welcomes associate dean for clinical affairs
Dentistry welcomes associate dean for clinical affairs

Steven Haas, D.M.D., J.D., joins the UNMC College of Dentistry's leadership team.

January 04, 2018
Ethics of genetics is focus of Omaha Science Cafe
Ethics of genetics is focus of Omaha Science Cafe

Karoly Mirnics, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute, will be featured speaker on Jan. 9.

January 04, 2018
Impact in Education: Cynthia Ellis, M.D.
Impact in Education: Cynthia Ellis, M.D.

Dr. Ellis is the recipient of the Interprofessional Education Scholar Award.

January 04, 2018
Lookin' at U - Tara Harper
Lookin' at U - Tara Harper

Munroe-Meyer Institute staffer helps develop and manage transition and vocational training programs for individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

January 04, 2018
Battreall named a National Immunization Champion
Battreall named a National Immunization Champion

American Pharmacists Association will honor adjunct pharmacy faculty member.

January 03, 2018
Impact in Education: Tanya Custer and Kim Michael
Impact in Education: Tanya Custer and Kim Michael

Michael and Custer are the recipients of the Innovative Practices in Education Award.

January 03, 2018
Repairs underway after freezing temperatures
Repairs underway after freezing temperatures

Water pipe breakage impacts some campus buildings.

January 03, 2018
Retirement reception set for Karen Foster
Retirement reception set for Karen Foster

McGoogan Library acquisitions technician worked at UNMC for 40 years.

January 03, 2018
Dr. Wigton to present history of University Hospital
Dr. Wigton to present history of University Hospital

Robert Wigton, M.D., will explore hospital's 100-year history in Jan. 11 presentation.

January 02, 2018
LiveGreen: Button pushers
LiveGreen: Button pushers

You hit the ADA button assuming it's the right thing to do, but is it?

January 02, 2018
Retirement reception set for Bob Dietrich
Retirement reception set for Bob Dietrich

Lead architect and project manager left his mark on the UNMC campus.

January 02, 2018