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Chancellor's forum covers wide array of topics
Chancellor's forum covers wide array of topics

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., even offered turkey-carving tips.

November 21, 2018
Giving Tuesday set for Nov. 27
Giving Tuesday set for Nov. 27

Consider supporting UNMC funds or other university or med center programs.

November 21, 2018
Printing Services has reduced holiday hours
Printing Services has reduced holiday hours

Printing Services will be closed this Thursday and Friday.

November 21, 2018
Remembering: Stan Truhlsen Jr.
Remembering: Stan Truhlsen Jr.

Son of UNMC's Stanley M. Truhlsen, M.D., also was a strong supporter of ophthalmologic care and research at UNMC.

November 21, 2018
Clinic offers support, understanding to transgender clients
Clinic offers support, understanding to transgender clients

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, UNMC's Transgender Specialty Care Clinic is making a difference.

November 20, 2018
LiveGreen: A happier, healthier holiday season
LiveGreen: A happier, healthier holiday season

The holiday season is right around the corner. Make plans now to be more sustainable.

November 20, 2018
Nebraska Medicine's oncology program named to Becker's top 100
Nebraska Medicine's oncology program named to Becker's top 100

Med center is the only health system in Nebraska on the Top 100 Hospitals, Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs list.

November 20, 2018
United Way prize winners announced
United Way prize winners announced

Campaign has raised $132,457.

November 20, 2018
UNMC, MCC collaboration inspiring students
UNMC, MCC collaboration inspiring students

Shadowing opportunities allow students to explore research career possibilities.

November 20, 2018
Chancellor forums set for today at UNO, UNMC
Chancellor forums set for today at UNO, UNMC

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will hold three open forums Monday, including two Chancellor Priority Candidate Forums at UNO.

November 19, 2018
Hundreds of refugees receive services at health fair
Hundreds of refugees receive services at health fair

The event was hosted by Bridge to Care, a UNMC student-led interprofessional organization focused on refugee health.

November 19, 2018
MMI nets $1.2 million Department of Education grant
MMI nets $1.2 million Department of Education grant

Grant will support training of students to address significant behavior problems in schools.

November 19, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Natalie Ronshaugen, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Natalie Ronshaugen, M.D.

Dr. Ronshaugen is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Pediatrics and the UNMC Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation.

November 19, 2018
Chancellor forums set for Monday at UNO, UNMC
Chancellor forums set for Monday at UNO, UNMC

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will hold three open forums Monday, including two Chancellor Priority Candidate Forums at UNO.

November 16, 2018
NUFlex enrollment closes today
NUFlex enrollment closes today

Health risk assessment, tobacco designation, flexible spending accounts must be filled out annually.

November 16, 2018
Study will test drug to treat illness after stem cell transplants
Study will test drug to treat illness after stem cell transplants

UNMC's Vijaya Bhatt, M.B.B.S., is principal investigator on the study.

November 16, 2018
United Way campaign ends today with prize drawing
United Way campaign ends today with prize drawing

Pledge by 4 p.m. to be eligible for prizes and boost your college/unit participation level.

November 16, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Several nursing programs received full 10 years of continuing accreditation, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

November 16, 2018
Clarkson Tower entrance reopens Monday
Clarkson Tower entrance reopens Monday

Entrance has been closed since the end of September.

November 15, 2018
Colorado physician named chair of neurosurgery department
Colorado physician named chair of neurosurgery department

Aviva Abosch, M.D., Ph.D., joins UNMC effective July 1 from the University of Colorado.

November 15, 2018
Discounted tickets available for 'A Christmas Carol'
Discounted tickets available for 'A Christmas Carol'

Discounts available for select performances of holiday production at Omaha Community Playhouse.

November 15, 2018
Fighting back against phone spoofing
Fighting back against phone spoofing

Med center is taking steps to cut down on a number of recent telephone "spoofing" incidents.

November 15, 2018
Lookin' at U: Jennifer Bull
Lookin' at U: Jennifer Bull

Bull is the communications coordinator for the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska.

November 15, 2018
Music as Medicine performance today
Music as Medicine performance today

Palladium Brass to perform at noon event.

November 15, 2018
United Way campaign ends Friday with prize drawing
United Way campaign ends Friday with prize drawing

Employee participation in this year's drive is at 32 percent.

November 15, 2018
Chancellor forums set for Monday at UNO, UNMC
Chancellor forums set for Monday at UNO, UNMC

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will hold three open forums Monday, including two Chancellor Priority Candidate Forums at UNO.

November 14, 2018
Colleagues encouraged to wear purple Thursday
Colleagues encouraged to wear purple Thursday

Large group photo will be taken to mark National Wear Purple Day in support of pancreatic cancer awareness.

November 14, 2018
Dentistry expert to join national Twitter chat
Dentistry expert to join national Twitter chat

Focus will be on role of telehealth to mark Rural Health Day on Thursday.

November 14, 2018
Doctoral students team to offer each other support
Doctoral students team to offer each other support

Scholars teamed from across disciplines to form interprofessional writing group.

November 14, 2018
Graduate students offer Thanksgiving invitation
Graduate students offer Thanksgiving invitation

Association is seeking hosts, guests for Thanksgiving dinners.

November 14, 2018
Under the microscope: Sasha Shillcutt, M.D., on wellness
Under the microscope: Sasha Shillcutt, M.D., on wellness

In this segment of "Under the Microscope," follow Sasha Shillcutt, M.D., on her journey of wellness and finding the joy again in medicine.

November 14, 2018
Broomball, curling leagues open for registration
Broomball, curling leagues open for registration

Registration period ends Nov. 18.

November 13, 2018
Clinic aims to improve care of heart failure patients
Clinic aims to improve care of heart failure patients

The Nebraska Medicine Heart Failure Optimize Clinic is located inside the Heart and Vascular Center in the Durham Outpatient Center.

November 13, 2018
Community partners offer holiday events
Community partners offer holiday events

Durham Museum, Joslyn Museum and Omaha Symphony among UNMC partners with holiday offerings.

November 13, 2018
Hiring process for  UNO, UNMC assistant vice chancellor for inclusion under way
Hiring process for UNO, UNMC assistant vice chancellor for inclusion under way

A search committee has been formed and the position has been posted internally.

November 13, 2018
LiveGreen: Wish-cycling
LiveGreen: Wish-cycling

Recycling is important, but it must be done correctly to have an impact.

November 13, 2018
State Sen. Mike Moser tours UNMC
State Sen. Mike Moser tours UNMC

Newly elected legislator visited the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center and the iEXCEL Visualization Hub.

November 13, 2018
First United Way prize winners announced
First United Way prize winners announced

Participate in this year's United Way drive to be eligible for future drawings.

November 12, 2018
International Week kicks off today
International Week kicks off today

The International Student Association will host a variety of activities.

November 12, 2018
Nebraska Medicine partners with new local blood supplier
Nebraska Medicine partners with new local blood supplier

Last month, Nebraska Medicine and Methodist Health System began a new partnership with Nebraska Community Blood Bank.

November 12, 2018
NUFlex enrollment closes Friday
NUFlex enrollment closes Friday

Health risk assessment, tobacco designation must be filled out annually.

November 12, 2018
UNMC nursing student prepares for Army career
UNMC nursing student prepares for Army career

Future officer Molly Murphy also is airborne-qualified.

November 12, 2018
UNMC researchers part of largest bariatric surgery study
UNMC researchers part of largest bariatric surgery study

Gastric bypass associated with greater weight loss than other procedures.

November 12, 2018
First United Way prize drawing today
First United Way prize drawing today

As of 3 p.m. Thursday, UNMC achieved donations of $59,506 and employee participation of 13 percent.

November 09, 2018
iEXCEL's Holographic Diamond arrives on campus
iEXCEL's Holographic Diamond arrives on campus

Device previews simulation and visualization technologies that will be showcased at the Davis Global Center.

November 09, 2018
Student spotlight - Orphee Tamba Lusakumunu
Student spotlight - Orphee Tamba Lusakumunu

College of Public Health student is a Fulbright Scholar.

November 09, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Norfolk nursing students give back, McGoogan's Helms honored, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

November 09, 2018
UNMC veterans mark holiday
UNMC veterans mark holiday

Highlighting two of UNMC's many veterans as national holiday nears.

November 09, 2018
Library hosts exhibit 'From DNA to Beer'
Library hosts exhibit 'From DNA to Beer'

The traveling exhibit explores processes, problems, and potentials inherent in technologies that use living organisms.

November 08, 2018
Lookin' at U: Clyde Stackhouse
Lookin' at U: Clyde Stackhouse

Human resources staff member also helped start one of the fastest-growing churches in Omaha.

November 08, 2018
Seasonal security: Stay alert
Seasonal security: Stay alert

UNMC Security offers tips to help you stay safe on campus

November 08, 2018
Simulation exercise offers insight into nursing's roles
Simulation exercise offers insight into nursing's roles

Senior nursing students recently had the chance to show radiography and physical therapy students aspects of patient care from a nursing perspective.

November 08, 2018
University leaders looking for 'Big Ideas'
University leaders looking for 'Big Ideas'

'Big Ideas' initiative a faculty-driven approach to private fundraising.

November 08, 2018
CAHP collecting donations for veterans
CAHP collecting donations for veterans

Wrapped candy, monetary donations being accepted through Thursday.

November 07, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Xiaowei Li, Ph.D.
New faculty spotlight: Xiaowei Li, Ph.D.

Xiaowei Li, Ph.D., is a new faculty member in neurological sciences.

November 07, 2018
Postpartum depression is topic of Nov. 13 Omaha Science Cafe
Postpartum depression is topic of Nov. 13 Omaha Science Cafe

Reproductive mood disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder also will be explored.

November 07, 2018
Under the microscope: IT Leadership Governance
Under the microscope: IT Leadership Governance

Dr. Gold talks with Michael Ash, M.D., vice chancellor for information technology, and Jennifer Larsen, M.D., vice chancellor for research, about changes to allow research and IT to work together more closely.

November 07, 2018
UNMC physician to receive award from ACP
UNMC physician to receive award from ACP

J. Scott Neumeister, M.D., to be honored at American College of Physicians annual convocation ceremony in Philadelphia.

November 07, 2018
Dr. Gold named priority candidate for UNO chancellor position
Dr. Gold named priority candidate for UNO chancellor position

President Bounds: Dr. Gold's continued leadership of UNO, UNMC through 2021-22 brings opportunities 'to grow our impact.'

November 06, 2018
LiveGreen: Cenergistic energy specialists have arrived
LiveGreen: Cenergistic energy specialists have arrived

Group aims to find energy savings across the campuses through technology- and behavior-based strategies.

November 06, 2018
New members join Interprofessional Academy of Educators
New members join Interprofessional Academy of Educators

New members were inducted earlier this fall.

November 06, 2018
Smoking cessation course offered on campus
Smoking cessation course offered on campus

Classes begin Nov. 15.

November 06, 2018
Catering at Nebraska Medicine debuts holiday menu
Catering at Nebraska Medicine debuts holiday menu

Menu available for department or personal gatherings.

November 05, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Kevin Kemp, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Kevin Kemp, M.D.

Dr. Kemp is an assistant professor is the UNMC Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery.

November 05, 2018
Student biomedical research forum registration open
Student biomedical research forum registration open

Participants, faculty reviewers needed for Feb. 23 event.

November 05, 2018
United Way campaign begins today
United Way campaign begins today

This year, UNMC has an employee participation goal of 50 percent and a monetary goal of $160,000.

November 05, 2018
University of Nebraska Foundation among top charities
University of Nebraska Foundation among top charities

Chronicle of Philanthropy lists university among top 100 charities receiving the most in contributions.

November 05, 2018
Discounted tickets available for 'A Christmas Carol'
Discounted tickets available for 'A Christmas Carol'

Discounts available for select performances of holiday production at Omaha Community Playhouse.

November 02, 2018
Dr. Becker to direct physical therapy education
Dr. Becker to direct physical therapy education

Betsy Becker, Ph.D., D.P.T., will succeed Joseph Norman, Ph.D., beginning Jan. 1.

November 02, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Tara Burleigh, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Tara Burleigh, M.D.

Dr. Burleigh is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Family Medicine.

November 02, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Retiree benefits updated, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

November 02, 2018
Graduate Medical Research Symposium is well received
Graduate Medical Research Symposium is well received

Turnout high for first-year event.

November 01, 2018
Lookin' at U: Kristel Rae Becher
Lookin' at U: Kristel Rae Becher

Staffer proud of 'patient first' attitude at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

November 01, 2018
New lullaby to welcome a baby's arrival
New lullaby to welcome a baby's arrival

Omaha musician composed the song that will be used at Nebraska Medicine to signal a newborn's arrival.

November 01, 2018
Opera Omaha vocalists to perform today
Opera Omaha vocalists to perform today

The Healing Arts Program is presenting the free performance at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

November 01, 2018
Tuesday's forum explored benefits, other areas of interest
Tuesday's forum explored benefits, other areas of interest

UNMC College of Allied Health Professions Dean Kyle Meyer, Ph.D., joined Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., for event.

November 01, 2018