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Birgit Khandalavala, M.B.B.S.: Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty
Birgit Khandalavala, M.B.B.S.: Outstanding Mentor of Junior Faculty

Annual Faculty Senate Awards ceremony set for Tuesday.

April 22, 2019
Board of Regents launches search for 8th University of Nebraska president
Board of Regents launches search for 8th University of Nebraska president

Nebraskans are invited to begin considering the qualities, characteristics and skills they would like to see in NU's next leader.

April 22, 2019
College of Dentistry participates in Mission of Mercy event
College of Dentistry participates in Mission of Mercy event

College of Dentistry volunteers turned out in force to serve more than 1,350 patients.

April 22, 2019
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

A total of 144 faculty members will celebrate service milestones during annual faculty meeting on Tuesday.

April 22, 2019
Free drawing classes begin in June
Free drawing classes begin in June

Registration open for "Pastels en Plein Air Drawing Class."

April 22, 2019
iEXCEL begins move to Davis Global Center in July
iEXCEL begins move to Davis Global Center in July

Academic activities can resume in the Davis Global Center on Sept. 30.

April 22, 2019
UNMC public relations offers social media guidance
UNMC public relations offers social media guidance

Department can help maximize social media impact.

April 22, 2019
Faculty members share UNMC memories
Faculty members share UNMC memories

A total of 144 faculty members will celebrate service milestones at the annual faculty meeting April 23.

April 19, 2019
Under the microscope: Administrative Professionals Day
Under the microscope: Administrative Professionals Day

Dr. Gold talks with Giovanni Jones about a celebration planned for April 23 in recognition of Administrative Professionals Day.

April 19, 2019
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Marvin Stancil, M.D., honored by the Urban League of Nebraska and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

April 19, 2019
Wallace Thoreson, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students
Wallace Thoreson, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students

Annual Faculty Senate Awards ceremony set for April 23.

April 19, 2019
Center for Reducing Health Disparities to hold open house
Center for Reducing Health Disparities to hold open house

New offices will be located in North Omaha.

April 18, 2019
David Oupicky, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students
David Oupicky, Ph.D. - Outstanding Mentor of Graduate Students

Annual Faculty Senate Awards ceremony will be held April 23.

April 18, 2019
Grant aims to reduce childhood obesity in rural Nebraska
Grant aims to reduce childhood obesity in rural Nebraska

UNMC, University of Nebraska at Kearney to collaborate on $2.5 million grant-funded project.

April 18, 2019
It's on US Week events set for April 22-26
It's on US Week events set for April 22-26

Week's activities designed to raise awareness, help prevent sexual assault.

April 18, 2019
Jazz combo to perform on campus today
Jazz combo to perform on campus today

Music as Medicine series continues at noon.

April 18, 2019
Participate in the 2019 Nebraska Science Festival
Participate in the 2019 Nebraska Science Festival

Annual event seeks UNMC/Nebraska Medicine volunteers for hands-on science booths at April 26 student expo.

April 18, 2019
Applications open for Great Plains Leadership Institute
Applications open for Great Plains Leadership Institute

Regional program through College of Public Health is entering its 15th year.

April 17, 2019
B-Cycle event to be held today
B-Cycle event to be held today

Free memberships provides during 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. event.

April 17, 2019
Dmitry Oleynikov, M.D.: Outstanding Teacher Award
Dmitry Oleynikov, M.D.: Outstanding Teacher Award

Annual Faculty Senate Awards Ceremony set for April 23.

April 17, 2019
Library to host relaxation breaks for students
Library to host relaxation breaks for students

Snack break, pet therapy among events set for weeks of April 22 and 29.

April 17, 2019
New tech designed to protect against email threats
New tech designed to protect against email threats

Threats originate from malicious websites and are triggered when users click links inside email messages.

April 17, 2019
Under the Microscope: Future of health professions education
Under the Microscope: Future of health professions education

Dr. Gold talks with Daniel Serfaty, CEO and board chairman of Aptima, about the role that artificial intelligence, robotics and big data will play in the future of health professions education.

April 17, 2019
UNMC to host blood drive on April 23
UNMC to host blood drive on April 23

Recent flooding has forced the cancellation of many area blood drives, resulting in a critical need for blood donations.

April 17, 2019
Ann Anderson Berry, M.D., Ph.D., to lead neonatology
Ann Anderson Berry, M.D., Ph.D., to lead neonatology

Dr. Anderson Berry has been serving as interim division chief since last spring.

April 16, 2019
Bioethics is topic of April 23 Omaha Science Cafe
Bioethics is topic of April 23 Omaha Science Cafe

Bioethicist Beth Roxland, J.D., is featured speaker.

April 16, 2019
Lauritzen Gardens membership drive under way
Lauritzen Gardens membership drive under way

Drive will run until June 30.

April 16, 2019
LiveGreen: Friend of the Environment Award
LiveGreen: Friend of the Environment Award

UNMC and Nebraska Medicine receive the 2019 Friend of the Environment Business Award from Earth Day Omaha.

April 16, 2019
Sara Bills - Outstanding Teacher Award
Sara Bills - Outstanding Teacher Award

Annual Faculty Senate Awards will be held April 23.

April 16, 2019
Schwartz Center Rounds to discuss foster care
Schwartz Center Rounds to discuss foster care

Panel will discuss strategies to assist youth in foster care to access and navigate the health care system.

April 16, 2019
Campus asked to complete survey on IT use
Campus asked to complete survey on IT use

Survey will be used to measure the level of satisfaction for IT department service.

April 15, 2019
Chancellor will host Service Awards Dinner in June
Chancellor will host Service Awards Dinner in June

Invitations have been sent out for June 13 event.

April 15, 2019
Pharmacy pioneers new mentoring model
Pharmacy pioneers new mentoring model

Pharm.D. students and faculty are grouped into "families."

April 15, 2019
Registration now open for July's Owl Ride
Registration now open for July's Owl Ride

Event supports programming at UNMC's Munroe-Meyer Institute.

April 15, 2019
Research studio program offered to full-time faculty
Research studio program offered to full-time faculty

Program offers a dynamic and integrative way of increasing and improving the quality of clinical and translational research.

April 15, 2019
UNMC retirement planning seminars to be held at UNO
UNMC retirement planning seminars to be held at UNO

Registration now open for the events.

April 15, 2019
Applications open for Interprofessional Academy of Educators
Applications open for Interprofessional Academy of Educators

IAE is seeking educators with a passion for furthering UNMC's educational mission.

April 12, 2019
Matt Andrews, Ph.D., named director of Nebraska EPSCoR
Matt Andrews, Ph.D., named director of Nebraska EPSCoR

Dr. Andrews will begin his work at EPSCoR on July 1.

April 12, 2019
Speaker to tackle social media safety for children
Speaker to tackle social media safety for children

The MMI Department of Psychology hosts the founder and CEO of the Smart Girl Society.

April 12, 2019
Study shows microbubbles effective against heart attacks
Study shows microbubbles effective against heart attacks

UNMC's Tom Porter, M.D., presented findings at American College of Cardiology meeting.

April 12, 2019
University launches Nebraska Archives Online
University launches Nebraska Archives Online

Shared online database provides access to finding aids and guides for the university's unique archival and manuscript collections.

April 12, 2019
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 12, 2019
UNMC to celebrate Dr. Binhammer's 90th birthday
UNMC to celebrate Dr. Binhammer's 90th birthday

Event set for April 19 for Robert Binhammer, Ph.D.

April 12, 2019
Administrative Professionals Day set for April 23
Administrative Professionals Day set for April 23

This year's theme is "Hats Off to You."

April 11, 2019
Applications for flood recovery student serviceships now open
Applications for flood recovery student serviceships now open

Program will place up to 50 NU students in communities across Nebraska this summer to assist with flood recovery efforts.

April 11, 2019
Drs. Guthmiller, Gold to hold 'Campus Conversation'
Drs. Guthmiller, Gold to hold 'Campus Conversation'

Event will be April 17 at College of Dentistry in Lincoln.

April 11, 2019
Honor walk for 7-year-old boy
Honor walk for 7-year-old boy

Take a moment to watch an emotional tribute to Sebastian Gardner, whose final moments were honored by Nebraska Medicine colleagues.

April 11, 2019
Longevity calculator coming soon
Longevity calculator coming soon

Program provides longevity estimate and steps users can take to live longer.

April 11, 2019
Looking at U: Cara Mouw
Looking at U: Cara Mouw

College of Nursing staffer a woman with many responsibilities.

April 11, 2019
Music as Medicine returns April 18
Music as Medicine returns April 18

Rat Pack Jazz to perform at lunchtime event.

April 11, 2019
Aging expert: New info adds support to Dr. Harman's theory
Aging expert: New info adds support to Dr. Harman's theory

Eric Verdin, M.D., CEO and president of the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, spoke at this year's Harman Lecture.

April 10, 2019
Holi festival set for April 20
Holi festival set for April 20

The campus is invited to attend the Festival of Colors.

April 10, 2019
IAE tries 'near-peer' interprofessional approach
IAE tries 'near-peer' interprofessional approach

Internal medicine faculty work with students to learn to teach point-of-care ultrasound.

April 10, 2019
New faculty spotlight: Danielle Drummond
New faculty spotlight: Danielle Drummond

Drummond is an assistant professor and education and research services librarian at the McGoogan Library of Medicine.

April 10, 2019
UNO event discusses medical writing
UNO event discusses medical writing

Authors Marya Hornbacher, John Price, Ph.D., and Kevin Clouther will appear Friday at Kaneko.

April 10, 2019
Zoom to replace Vidyo conferencing system
Zoom to replace Vidyo conferencing system

Users are encouraged to begin transition from Vidyo to Zoom.

April 10, 2019
Crowds, officials turn out to 'Light It Up Blue'
Crowds, officials turn out to 'Light It Up Blue'

Munroe-Meyer Institute teamed with Autism Action Partnership and Omaha and Council Bluffs officials to mark World Autism Awareness Day.

April 09, 2019
E-Learning highlights newest innovators on April 16
E-Learning highlights newest innovators on April 16

The showcase will feature teams from all UNMC colleges.

April 09, 2019
LiveGreen: Earth Month events in full swing
LiveGreen: Earth Month events in full swing

Being healthy, positively impacting the world around you, and getting free services are focus of this year's events.

April 09, 2019
Nebraska Medical Orchestra to perform today
Nebraska Medical Orchestra to perform today

Performance will feature soloists from UNMC and the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

April 09, 2019
Search for inclusion position expanded
Search for inclusion position expanded

A nationwide external search will begin immediately.

April 09, 2019
Jasmine Marcelin, M.D., receives social media award
Jasmine Marcelin, M.D., receives social media award

Dr. Marcelin received a Bronze Fellow award from Mayo Clinic.

April 08, 2019
Support available for One Chart upgrade
Support available for One Chart upgrade

The latest version of One Chart, Version 2018, has been implemented.

April 08, 2019
Under the microscope: Mission trip to Burundi
Under the microscope: Mission trip to Burundi

Dr. Gold talks with Mark Kortepeter, M.D., who was deployed to Bujumbura, Burundi, in December for a six-week mission assignment.

April 08, 2019
UNMC History: Medical illustrator Rose  Reynolds
UNMC History: Medical illustrator Rose Reynolds

Reynolds spent 50 years sharing her artistic skills with the UNMC community.

April 08, 2019
Workshops offered on Intercultural Learning in Education Abroad
Workshops offered on Intercultural Learning in Education Abroad

Free workshops this week at UNO and UNL.

April 08, 2019
Breakthrough Thinking Conference designed to inspire
Breakthrough Thinking Conference designed to inspire

Speakers discuss range of topics from empathy and inclusivity to artificial intelligence and the imposter syndrome phenomenon.

April 05, 2019
Employee leave, student serviceship programs announced
Employee leave, student serviceship programs announced

New civil and disaster leave programs and student serviceship opportunities have been added to the University of Nebraska's flood response efforts.

April 05, 2019
SIM-NE training program recognizes 5,000th trainee
SIM-NE training program recognizes 5,000th trainee

UNMC's SIM-NE has served 87 of 93 Nebraska counties.

April 05, 2019
Student spotlight: Jill Oatman
Student spotlight: Jill Oatman

Oatman is an environmental and occupational health student in the College of Public Health.

April 05, 2019
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

News and notes from the UNMC community.

April 05, 2019
UNMC shares bioterrorism preparedness planning with Qatar
UNMC shares bioterrorism preparedness planning with Qatar

Sharon Medcalf, Ph.D., presented at the third annual Symposium on the Prevention of the Biological Weapons Proliferation and Bioterrorism.

April 05, 2019
Intramural golf league registration open
Intramural golf league registration open

Registration runs through April 24.

April 04, 2019
Nebraska Science Festival kicks off
Nebraska Science Festival kicks off

Month-long festival includes an array of science- and technology-related activities in 20 communities across the state.

April 04, 2019
Nebraska seeks to improve maternal mortality rate
Nebraska seeks to improve maternal mortality rate

April 5 conference in Grand Island will bring together health professionals to address problem.

April 04, 2019
Plays tonight will showcase medical issues
Plays tonight will showcase medical issues

New plays by UNO students will be performed at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

April 04, 2019
Workshop applied design thinking to emergency care
Workshop applied design thinking to emergency care

Design thinking is a methodology for creative problem-solving.

April 04, 2019
CultureFest set for Thursday
CultureFest set for Thursday

This year's event will spotlight "Culture in Art."

April 03, 2019
Engagement survey closes April 5
Engagement survey closes April 5

UNMC wants your help in creating a work environment that engages employees, fosters growth, inclusion and commitment.

April 03, 2019
Fresh start and focus for Ethics Committee
Fresh start and focus for Ethics Committee

Consultation service also is available.

April 03, 2019
Global health expert and alum to speak Friday
Global health expert and alum to speak Friday

Thomas Novotny, M.D., a global health expert, will speak on campus Friday.

April 03, 2019
Under the microscope: Reimagining U
Under the microscope: Reimagining U

The UNMC Department of Human Resources has announced a new and exciting program called Re-Imagining U that puts employees in charge of their own development.

April 03, 2019
Wigton Heritage Center, library renovations proceeding
Wigton Heritage Center, library renovations proceeding

Heavy construction is set to kick off June 3.

April 03, 2019
Human trafficking will be focus of Olson Center event
Human trafficking will be focus of Olson Center event

Presentation will examine trafficking "at the intersection of health care."

April 02, 2019
Janousek is new program manager of EngAge Wellness
Janousek is new program manager of EngAge Wellness

New manager is a graduate of the UNMC College of Public Health.

April 02, 2019
LiveGreen: Orange energy bags
LiveGreen: Orange energy bags

UNMC looking into safe, appropriate ways to ship/collect plastics and poly-products that can't currently be recycled.

April 02, 2019
Reception today for Keith Olsen, Pharm.D., new dean of the College of Pharmacy
Reception today for Keith Olsen, Pharm.D., new dean of the College of Pharmacy

The event will be held from 2:30-4 p.m. in the Linder Reading Room.

April 02, 2019
Student Senate, EPP host Volunteer Day April 18
Student Senate, EPP host Volunteer Day April 18

Registration is required and will close April 9.

April 02, 2019
Truck with 15 pallets of supplies arrives on campus
Truck with 15 pallets of supplies arrives on campus

The items, which include respirators, gloves, overalls, scrub sponges and exam gloves, were donated from multiple corporations.

April 02, 2019
Aging expert to deliver UNMC Harman Lecture Friday
Aging expert to deliver UNMC Harman Lecture Friday

Talk will focus on proteins in cell that affects aging.

April 01, 2019
CENTRIC offering pilot study funding
CENTRIC offering pilot study funding

Funding of up to $50,000 will support research in any area involving patient, family and community engagement in management of chronic conditions.

April 01, 2019
Flood response efforts underway at the University of Nebraska
Flood response efforts underway at the University of Nebraska

Coordinated, long-term response highlighted at recent Board of Regents meeting.

April 01, 2019
MUD responds to water taste, odor inquiries
MUD responds to water taste, odor inquiries

Metropolitan Utilities District says the water is safe to drink.

April 01, 2019
University grows state's economy by $4.5 billion annually
University grows state's economy by $4.5 billion annually

New analysis shows university's significant and far-reaching impact on Nebraska's growth and prosperity.

April 01, 2019
Victor Dzau, M.D., to deliver Latta Lecture
Victor Dzau, M.D., to deliver Latta Lecture

Reservations now open for 33rd John S. Latta Lecture, which will be held on April 18.

April 01, 2019