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Benefits office ready to help navigate new insurance
Benefits office ready to help navigate new insurance

The University of Nebraska's switch to new health coverage is now in effect.

January 21, 2019
Keith Olsen, Pharm.D., new College of Pharmacy dean
Keith Olsen, Pharm.D., new College of Pharmacy dean

Dr. Olsen, a UNMC alumnus, was on faculty at UNMC for two decades.

January 21, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Day marked with presentation
Martin Luther King Jr. Day marked with presentation

Ben Gray, president of the Omaha City Council, will speak on campus today at noon event.

January 21, 2019
Time out with T.O. - Dealing with Parkinson's
Time out with T.O. - Dealing with Parkinson's

Jeff Baldwin, Pharm.D., heads into retirement this month with one more major challenge ahead of him.

January 21, 2019
UNMC takes part in National Mentoring Month
UNMC takes part in National Mentoring Month

UNMC mentors can volunteer with any mentoring program.

January 21, 2019
Campus resources, support during the partial government shutdown
Campus resources, support during the partial government shutdown

Resources are available at UNMC.

January 18, 2019
Convocation offers a walk to remember
Convocation offers a walk to remember

Urmi Basu, Ph.D., battles back from stroke, returns to UNMC to attend convocation.

January 18, 2019
Faculty urged to submit proposals for health disparities pilot grant
Faculty urged to submit proposals for health disparities pilot grant

Program supports the Healthy People 2020 Initiative.

January 18, 2019
Online performance evaluations open in UNeVal
Online performance evaluations open in UNeVal

All staff performance evaluations should be completed by June 15 for fiscal year 2018-2019.

January 18, 2019
Presentation to discuss unconscious bias
Presentation to discuss unconscious bias

Pam Hernandez, founder and president of The Right Reflection, will facilitate the event.

January 18, 2019
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

NET's 'Nebraska Stories' features Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

January 18, 2019
Campus address book changes coming
Campus address book changes coming

Contacts in the University of Nebraska Foundation, University of Nebraska at Kearney, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of Nebraska Central Administration will be updated in Outlook's address book.

January 17, 2019
Cancer center featured on 'Nebraska Stories' tonight
Cancer center featured on 'Nebraska Stories' tonight

NET series will feature a story focusing on the hospital's use of art in healing.

January 17, 2019
Drs. Gold, Khan talk budget, government shutdown at forum
Drs. Gold, Khan talk budget, government shutdown at forum

Latest 'Campus Conversation' covered wide range of topics.

January 17, 2019
Music as Medicine continues today
Music as Medicine continues today

The Omaha Chamber Music Society's "Bassoons Across Nebraska" will perform.

January 17, 2019
President Bounds: Governor's proposal 'a good starting point'
President Bounds: Governor's proposal 'a good starting point'

Gov. Pete Ricketts on Tuesday released his proposed state budget package for the 2019-21 biennium.

January 17, 2019
SIM-NE training program celebrates 250th training session
SIM-NE training program celebrates 250th training session

SIM-NE has served 4,700 emergency medical professionals statewide in 87 of 93 counties

January 17, 2019
Under the microscope: Disaster preparedness grant
Under the microscope: Disaster preparedness grant

Dr. Gold speaks with James Lawler, M.D., about federal funding to develop a Regional Disaster Health Response System.

January 17, 2019
Denim for Disabilities begins Jan. 21
Denim for Disabilities begins Jan. 21

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

January 16, 2019
MMI's 'Cowboy Camp' play celebrated differences
MMI's 'Cowboy Camp' play celebrated differences

MMI, WhyArts stage another successful Camp Munroe Theater Co. collaboration.

January 16, 2019
Online graduate nursing program jumps in national rankings
Online graduate nursing program jumps in national rankings

UNMC program moves up 16 spots to No. 42 out of 170 ranked schools.

January 16, 2019
Remembering: Sonny Johansson, M.D., Ph.D.
Remembering: Sonny Johansson, M.D., Ph.D.

World-renowned UNMC pathologist's expertise included kidney, thyroid disease as well as head and neck cancer.

January 16, 2019
Robert Lewis, Ph.D., named 13th Scientist Laureate
Robert Lewis, Ph.D., named 13th Scientist Laureate

Award is UNMC's top research honor.

January 16, 2019
UNMC History: Fun and games (and fitness)
UNMC History: Fun and games (and fitness)

Sports are nothing new to the UNMC campus.

January 16, 2019
Gov. Ricketts, Sen. Kolterman tour UNMC
Gov. Ricketts, Sen. Kolterman tour UNMC

Gov. Ricketts viewed iEXCEL technology, visited the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center during the visit.

January 15, 2019
IRB application offline as new rules go into effect
IRB application offline as new rules go into effect

System will be unavailable for new applications between Jan. 16-23.

January 15, 2019
LiveGreen: Changes to daily rate flex parking
LiveGreen: Changes to daily rate flex parking

Additional stalls added to keep up with demand.

January 15, 2019
Skate-a-thon for Parkinson's set for Jan. 25-26
Skate-a-thon for Parkinson's set for Jan. 25-26

24-hour skating event is open to the public; has raised more than $190,000 since 2011.

January 15, 2019
Updates coming to application sign-in pages
Updates coming to application sign-in pages

Change is part of effort to improve mobile offerings and the experience for Nebraska Medicine and UNMC employees.

January 15, 2019
American monitored for Ebola at med center released
American monitored for Ebola at med center released

Individual never developed the disease and poses no risk to any contacts.

January 14, 2019
Campus forum to feature Drs. Gold, Khan
Campus forum to feature Drs. Gold, Khan

Drs. Gold and Khan will discuss a variety of topics, from the College of Public Health's role in making Nebraska one of the healthiest states in the country to its growing list of programs and diverse enrollment.

January 14, 2019
Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award seeks nominees
Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award seeks nominees

Nominations for the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Awards close Jan. 25

January 14, 2019
Register today for Feb. 15 well-being symposium
Register today for Feb. 15 well-being symposium

Nancy Nankivil of the American Medical Association will speak at event.

January 14, 2019
UNL chancellor tours iEXCEL Visualization Hub
UNL chancellor tours iEXCEL Visualization Hub

Ronnie Green, Ph.D., visited UNMC to learn more about UNMC's iEXCEL initiative and related technology.

January 14, 2019
Climate change is topic of Jan. 15 Omaha Science Cafe
Climate change is topic of Jan. 15 Omaha Science Cafe

UNMC College of Public Health professor, Jesse Bell, Ph.D., is featured speaker.

January 11, 2019
Headshots available for faculty, staff
Headshots available for faculty, staff

Appointments should be made through UNMC Public Relations.

January 11, 2019
Nominations open for annual faculty awards
Nominations open for annual faculty awards

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will recognize faculty for meritorious teaching, service or mentoring at April 23 meeting.

January 11, 2019
Project to use mobile app, smart scale for chronic disease self-management
Project to use mobile app, smart scale for chronic disease self-management

Sheri Rowland, Ph.D., will be PI on project funded by the Center for Patient, Family, and Community Engagement in Chronic Care Management.

January 11, 2019
Recent mailing from Teladoc to university employees
Recent mailing from Teladoc to university employees

Telehealth program is part of the University of Nebraska's health insurance program.

January 11, 2019
Lookin' at U: Julie Ditter
Lookin' at U: Julie Ditter

Going to Las Vegas to watch NCAA basketball tourney is a family affair for PEN administrator.

January 10, 2019
Med center to host annual Martin Luther King Jr. event Jan. 21
Med center to host annual Martin Luther King Jr. event Jan. 21

Omaha City Council President Ben Gray is featured speaker.

January 10, 2019
Music as Medicine to return Jan. 17
Music as Medicine to return Jan. 17

The Omaha Chamber Music Society's "Bassoons Across Nebraska" will perform.

January 10, 2019
RESPECT, GOODLIFE Clinics move to DOC
RESPECT, GOODLIFE Clinics move to DOC

The clinics, part of the student-run SHARING Clinics, were previously held at Nebraska Medicine's Fontenelle Clinic in North Omaha.

January 10, 2019
UNMC boosts research stature with most advanced MRI scanner in Nebraska
UNMC boosts research stature with most advanced MRI scanner in Nebraska

Acquisition allows UNMC to compete with elite institutions, better understand complexities of brain.

January 10, 2019
Cancer center search committee named
Cancer center search committee named

Committee will begin national search for a new director of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center and the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer.

January 09, 2019
Culture Fest seeking volunteers, participants
Culture Fest seeking volunteers, participants

Annual event will be held on April 4.

January 09, 2019
Dr. Krusen named founding director of occupational therapy education
Dr. Krusen named founding director of occupational therapy education

Nancy Krusen, Ph.D., helps launch the College of Allied Health Professions' new doctorate program.

January 09, 2019
Funeral services set for Jessica Nielsen, D.N.P.
Funeral services set for Jessica Nielsen, D.N.P.

College of Nursing professor remembered as "consummate professional," "kind and caring individual."

January 09, 2019
Proposed scholarships include support for University of Nebraska students
Proposed scholarships include support for University of Nebraska students

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., joined Gov. Pete Ricketts on Monday for the announcement of a proposed new state scholarship program.

January 09, 2019
Dr. Armitage to host Lymphoma Research Foundation program
Dr. Armitage to host Lymphoma Research Foundation program

LRF's "Ask the Doctor" Program will be held in Omaha in March.

January 08, 2019
LiveGreen: Test your home during Radon Action Month
LiveGreen: Test your home during Radon Action Month

You may not know it's there, but it's affecting your health.

January 08, 2019
Psychology fellow increases adult services available
Psychology fellow increases adult services available

Lisa Neitzke, Ph.D., joined MMI in August.

January 08, 2019
Research applications with rural focus being sought
Research applications with rural focus being sought

One-page summary proposals due Jan. 14.

January 08, 2019
UNMC expert provides commentary on treatment for septic shock
UNMC expert provides commentary on treatment for septic shock

Article co-authored by Andre Kalil, M.D., was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

January 08, 2019
Changes Coming to Voalte phones
Changes Coming to Voalte phones

On Jan. 15, prefixes and area codes will change.

January 07, 2019
Collaboration with Children's Hospital to remain
Collaboration with Children's Hospital to remain

UNMC and Nebraska Medicine will continue its relationship with Children's as it deals with changes in its medical staff, as many of their physicians are UNMC faculty and have privileges at Nebraska Medical Center.

January 07, 2019
Lecture to discuss New Year's resolutions
Lecture to discuss New Year's resolutions

UNO's Marcia Adler, Ph.D., will speak on "How to Design Achievable New Year's Resolutions Using the Eight Dimensions of Wellness."

January 07, 2019
New faculty spotlight: Timothy Donovan, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Timothy Donovan, M.D.

Dr. Donovan is an interventional radiologist in the UNMC Department of Radiology.

January 07, 2019
Beatrice health leaders tour UNMC
Beatrice health leaders tour UNMC

A delegation from Beatrice Community Hospital & Health Center recently visited the medical center.

January 04, 2019
Community Service to Research nominations open
Community Service to Research nominations open

Award honors a community member who has contributed to UNMC's research mission.

January 04, 2019
Grant allows MMI to expand executive function program
Grant allows MMI to expand executive function program

The three-year grant focuses programming in high-quality early childhood sites across the United States.

January 04, 2019
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

UNO basketball to host a UNO/UNMC alumni night, retirements, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

January 04, 2019
Dr. Strong receives American Psychiatric Association honor
Dr. Strong receives American Psychiatric Association honor

Sheritta Strong, M.D., has been awarded the 2018-2019 Nancy C.A. Roeske, M.D., Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education.

January 03, 2019
Lookin' at U: Jordan Pieper
Lookin' at U: Jordan Pieper

Program coordinator sees a lot of innovation in the telehealth department.

January 03, 2019
Three join Nebraska Medicine Board of Directors
Three join Nebraska Medicine Board of Directors

Mark Rupp, M.D., David W. Mercer, M.D., and Eric Keen of HDR to join board.

January 03, 2019
Under the microscope: Ronald Krueger, M.D.
Under the microscope: Ronald Krueger, M.D.

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., welcomes Ronald Krueger, M.D., new executive director of the Truhlsen Eye Institute and chair of ophthalmology.

January 03, 2019
American to be monitored at Medical Center after possible Ebola exposure
American to be monitored at Medical Center after possible Ebola exposure

An American providing medical assistance in the Democratic Republic of Congo recently experienced a possible exposure to the Ebola virus and will be monitored closely.

January 02, 2019
Global health expert Adnan Hammad, Ph.D., to speak
Global health expert Adnan Hammad, Ph.D., to speak

Jan. 7 presentation will explore public health conditions in Middle East, North Africa.

January 02, 2019
LiveGreen: Hit the bottle
LiveGreen: Hit the bottle

Bottled water seems like a healthy choice. But is it?

January 02, 2019
Local pharmacies provide vaccinations
Local pharmacies provide vaccinations

UNMC's College of Public Health and College of Pharmacy and the Douglas County Health Department have launched an information campaign on vaccinations.

January 02, 2019