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LiveGreen: Energy curtailment continues
LiveGreen: Energy curtailment continues

Heat and humidity are still impacting the campus and human health; we need your hel.

July 27, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Becky DeVries, DO
New faculty spotlight: Becky DeVries, DO

Dr. DeVries is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Radiology.

July 27, 2021
Vaccine stickers to be distributed
Vaccine stickers to be distributed

Similar to Nebraska Medicine and other clinical partners, UNMC will issue ID badge stickers to fully vaccinated individuals.

July 27, 2021
Potential new target for pancreatic cancer treatment
Potential new target for pancreatic cancer treatment

Team led by Pankaj Singh, PhD, published study in Gastroenterology journal.

July 26, 2021
State's fiscal analyst tours UNMC
State's fiscal analyst tours UNMC

Suzanne Houlden's visit included presentations at iEXCEL, the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center and the Munroe-Meyer Institute.

July 26, 2021
Talk IT Thru: Physical security
Talk IT Thru: Physical security

Physical security and information security go hand in hand.

July 26, 2021
Sen. Fischer visits UNMC, tours cath lab
Sen. Fischer visits UNMC, tours cath lab

Lab leaders and personnel showcased cutting-edge technology during senator's visit.

July 23, 2021
Summer programs have big impact for undergrads
Summer programs have big impact for undergrads

UNMC summer pathway programs open the doors to health care careers.

July 23, 2021
Under the microscope: New Student Senate president
Under the microscope: New Student Senate president

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, speaks with Taylor Kratochvil, the new UNMC Student Senate president.

July 23, 2021
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

July 23, 2021
CHRI to hold global health research mini summit
CHRI to hold global health research mini summit

Registration now is open for the Aug. 3-4 event.

July 22, 2021
In defense of academic freedom at the University of Nebraska
In defense of academic freedom at the University of Nebraska

University leaders release statement ahead of Aug. 13 NU Board of Regents meeting.

July 22, 2021
Nebraska AG announces $26 billion agreement with opioid companies
Nebraska AG announces $26 billion agreement with opioid companies

Work continues for UNMC and members of the Nebraska Coalition to End Opioid Misuse.

July 22, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Bhavina Sharma, MD
New faculty spotlight: Bhavina Sharma, MD

Dr. Sharma is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine Division of Oncology/Hematology.

July 22, 2021
iEXCEL, Future King team to expand STEM opportunities
iEXCEL, Future King team to expand STEM opportunities

New iEXCEL partner boosts STEM education for underserved youth.

July 21, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Kaitlin Dougherty, MD
New faculty spotlight: Kaitlin Dougherty, MD

Dr. Dougherty is a medical education, innovation and technology fellow and physician in the UNMC Department of Emergency Medicine.

July 21, 2021
UNMC study explores COVID -19, lung diseases
UNMC study explores COVID -19, lung diseases

Research team examined role of IL-33 gene in COVID-19 compared to other inflammatory lung diseases.

July 21, 2021
Dr. Marcelin discusses idea of 'healthcare heroes'
Dr. Marcelin discusses idea of 'healthcare heroes'

View the recent TEDxOmaha talk by Jasmine Marcelin, MD.

July 20, 2021
LiveGreen: Design guidelines improve sustainability
LiveGreen: Design guidelines improve sustainability

Thursday webinar will discuss sustainable building efforts at the med center.

July 20, 2021
New security, portfolio features in Canvas
New security, portfolio features in Canvas

Two-factor authorization among changes taking effect Aug. 2.

July 20, 2021
Step-Up program returns to UNMC Omaha campus
Step-Up program returns to UNMC Omaha campus

The program has more than doubled in size since it began in 2016.

July 20, 2021
Under the microscope: Vaccinations
Under the microscope: Vaccinations

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, discusses UNMC's COVID-19 vaccination efforts with Jane Meza, PhD, interim executive director for health security.

July 20, 2021
American Chemical Society honors Dr. Vennerstrom
American Chemical Society honors Dr. Vennerstrom

ACS devotes entire journal issue to a 'celebration' of Dr. Vennerstrom and his work.

July 19, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Martin Tremwel, MD
New faculty spotlight: Martin Tremwel, MD

Dr. Tremwel is an ultrasound Fellow and staff physician in the UNMC Department of Emergency Medicine.

July 19, 2021
Remembering supporter, philanthropist Allan Lozier
Remembering supporter, philanthropist Allan Lozier

Lozier and his family foundation contributed to multiple UNMC projects.

July 19, 2021
UNMC history: The Bataan Death March
UNMC history: The Bataan Death March

College of Medicine's Merle "Jim" Musselman, MD, helped his comrades during the march and while in captivity.

July 19, 2021
New medallion, entrance greets Wittson Hall visitors
New medallion, entrance greets Wittson Hall visitors

New exterior is part of the Wittson Hall renovation and Wigton Heritage Center construction.

July 16, 2021
Parking renewal, cancellation deadline July 30
Parking renewal, cancellation deadline July 30

Beginning Monday, parking permits must be renewed by contacting UNMC Parking Services.

July 16, 2021
SEPA sets Indigenous youth on path to health career
SEPA sets Indigenous youth on path to health career

More than 439 students representing eight tribes and communities have participated since the camp started in 2007.

July 16, 2021
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Paul Trippier, PhD, named to board of national journal; registration open for Corporate Cycling Challenge.

July 16, 2021
Volunteers needed for all-campus barbecue
Volunteers needed for all-campus barbecue

Event will be held on Aug. 25.

July 16, 2021
44th Street and Dewey Avenue closing this weekend
44th Street and Dewey Avenue closing this weekend

Traffic will need to enter from 44th and Farnam streets from Saturday, July 17 through Monday, July 19.

July 15, 2021
Breastfeeding conference set for August
Breastfeeding conference set for August

Registration now open for virtual event.

July 15, 2021
Campus forum set for July 28
Campus forum set for July 28

Jane Meza, PhD, interim executive director for health security, will join Dr. Gold at the event.

July 15, 2021
Dr. Gold congratulates new Cornhusker AD Alberts
Dr. Gold congratulates new Cornhusker AD Alberts

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, worked with Trev Alberts while serving as UNO chancellor.

July 15, 2021
Siobhan Wescott, MD, named LaFlesche Professor
Siobhan Wescott, MD, named LaFlesche Professor

Dr. Wescott is the inaugural holder of the Dr. Susan and Susette (Inshata Theumba) LaFlesche Professorship in Public Health.

July 15, 2021
ACS accreditation a 'crown jewel' for UNMC
ACS accreditation a 'crown jewel' for UNMC

Story, video discuss accreditation in recognition of work advance simulation-based education.

July 14, 2021
Med center marchers show support at Pride Parade
Med center marchers show support at Pride Parade

Approximately 150 people marched with the UNMC and Nebraska Medicine group in the parade.

July 14, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Laura Tenner, MD
New faculty spotlight: Laura Tenner, MD

Dr. Tenner is an associate professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine-Oncology/Hematology and a medical oncology physician at Nebraska Medicine.

July 14, 2021
Personal file shares will come to an end in September
Personal file shares will come to an end in September

Move files off "M" or "H" drives and onto OneDrive before the Sept. 30 deadline.

July 14, 2021
COVID-19 analysis looks at variant spread
COVID-19 analysis looks at variant spread

New study tracks path of COVID-19 variants across the U.S.

July 13, 2021
LiveGreen: World Population Day
LiveGreen: World Population Day

World Population Day is intended to bring awareness to the importance of population issues.

July 13, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Valia Gumenyuk, PhD
New faculty spotlight: Valia Gumenyuk, PhD

Dr. Gumenyuk is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Neurological Sciences.

July 13, 2021
Inclusive excellence series recaps months of content
Inclusive excellence series recaps months of content

'Conversations on Inclusive Excellence' series was launched in January.

July 12, 2021
Talk IT Thru: Finding Office 365 apps in the UNMC App Store
Talk IT Thru: Finding Office 365 apps in the UNMC App Store

Video walks you through accessing Microsoft Office apps through the UNMC app store.

July 12, 2021
UNMC, CCC team on new nursing education venture
UNMC, CCC team on new nursing education venture

Central Community College grads now can complete a BSN at UNMC.

July 12, 2021
Nebraska Medicine expanding presence at Village Pointe
Nebraska Medicine expanding presence at Village Pointe

New outpatient specialty center will be fourth building at that location.

July 09, 2021
Physician remembered for kindness, commitment to the underserved
Physician remembered for kindness, commitment to the underserved

Jessica Summers, MD, former physician at Nebraska Medicine and faculty member at UNMC, passed away this week.

July 09, 2021
Scout's honor
Scout's honor

Featured on the redesigned UNMC website, this multimedia package shows how Kevin Hanna, MD, has dedicated his career to helping others, in part because of a traumatic past experience.

July 09, 2021
Crane will affect traffic today
Crane will affect traffic today

Work to continue at corner of 44th Street and Dewey Avenue.

July 08, 2021
Dr. Klassen receives Friend of VA Research Award
Dr. Klassen receives Friend of VA Research Award

The award is given for commitment to and support of VA research.

July 08, 2021
Marc Ferguson set to retire this summer
Marc Ferguson set to retire this summer

Executive director of IT operations oversaw many initiatives during his med center tenure.

July 08, 2021
Midwest Radiation Oncology Symposium open for registration
Midwest Radiation Oncology Symposium open for registration

UNMC will host August event.

July 08, 2021
Heartland Pride Parade set for July 10
Heartland Pride Parade set for July 10

Med center to host booth, participate in parade.

July 07, 2021
Inclusive Excellence continues July 8
Inclusive Excellence continues July 8

Sheritta Strong, MD, will host the discussion.

July 07, 2021
New faculty spotlight: Stacy Solomon, DDS
New faculty spotlight: Stacy Solomon, DDS

Dr. Solomon is an assistant professor of adult restorative dentistry in the UNMC College of Dentistry.

July 07, 2021
Data drives anesthesiology wellbeing plan
Data drives anesthesiology wellbeing plan

Research and survey data on burnout shaped department's new policies and programs.

July 06, 2021
LiveGreen: Project reduced energy use
LiveGreen: Project reduced energy use

Efforts in 2020 netted more than $100,000 in saved energy costs.

July 06, 2021
PLOS and NU libraries announce publishing deal
PLOS and NU libraries announce publishing deal

Three-year agreement will eliminate article processing charges.

July 06, 2021
Nebraska artists featured in exhibit on campus
Nebraska artists featured in exhibit on campus

'Contemporary Nebraska - Selections from Kiechel Fine Art' can be viewed at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

July 02, 2021
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

The Nebraska Medical Orchestra resumes rehearsals, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

July 02, 2021
Wellness: Living with bipolar disorder
Wellness: Living with bipolar disorder

Nebraska Medicine nurse shares her wellness journey.

July 02, 2021
GSRC has permanent location at UNMC campus
GSRC has permanent location at UNMC campus

Gender and Sexuality Resource Center now located in the Williams Science Hall.

July 01, 2021
Student showcases healthful meals for children
Student showcases healthful meals for children

MD-PhD student Maranda Thompson teamed with Women's Center for Advancement on nutrition outreach efforts.

July 01, 2021
UNMC travel guidance updates effective today
UNMC travel guidance updates effective today

Among changes, pre-approved essential international travel will be allowed.

July 01, 2021