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Hastings College, UNO, UNMC Announce Academic Partnership
Hastings College, UNO, UNMC Announce Academic Partnership

Hastings College, UNO, UNMC announce academic partnership that will provide additional educational opportunities for Hastings College students.

October 23, 2020
University of Nebraska launches national search for next UNO chancellor
University of Nebraska launches national search for next UNO chancellor

Current UNO Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., will step aside from UNO and will add the system-wide role of executive vice president and provost to his title on July 1, 2021, pending Board of Regents approval.

October 22, 2020
UNMC physician studying pediatric shunt infections with $960,000 NIH grant
UNMC physician studying pediatric shunt infections with $960,000 NIH grant

Infections increase risk of seizures, trouble in school

October 22, 2020
UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute offers free, statewide disability training
UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute offers free, statewide disability training

Designed for persons with disabilities, family members, concerned citizens, professionals

October 21, 2020
Summer dean's list announced for accelerated bachelor's degree nursing students
Summer dean's list announced for accelerated bachelor's degree nursing students

To qualify for the dean's list, students must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours and have a grade point average of 3.75 or above.

October 20, 2020
Bunny Pozehl, PhD, receives national award for work in heart failure
Bunny Pozehl, PhD, receives national award for work in heart failure

The award recognizes PhD-prepared nurse scientists who have demonstrated outstanding contributions and exemplary leadership in nursing research.

October 19, 2020
BHECN names 2020 award recipients in 6 communities across Nebraska
BHECN names 2020 award recipients in 6 communities across Nebraska

This year, BHECN created the Champion Award, a new award category that recognizes professionals who are champions for behavioral health in their community.

October 16, 2020
James O'Dell, MD to receive American College of Rheumatology's highest award
James O'Dell, MD to receive American College of Rheumatology's highest award

The award recognizes an individual for their outstanding achievements in rheumatology over an entire career.

October 16, 2020
Dr. Shirley Delair to assume first diversity role at UNMC College of Medicine
Dr. Shirley Delair to assume first diversity role at UNMC College of Medicine

Dr. Delair is an associate professor of pediatrics and chief of the UNMC Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics.

October 15, 2020
UNMC dedicates Dr. Edwin G. & Dorothy Balbach Davis Global Center virtually
UNMC dedicates Dr. Edwin G. & Dorothy Balbach Davis Global Center virtually

Clinical simulation facility to transform health care education

October 13, 2020
BHECN $200,000 grant to support behavioral health in 5 rural Nebraska counties
BHECN $200,000 grant to support behavioral health in 5 rural Nebraska counties

The multi-year grant will address barriers to access in rural communities related to substance use disorder, including opioid use disorder.

October 07, 2020
UNMC health care workforce report shows need in rural areas
UNMC health care workforce report shows need in rural areas

Physician, nurse practitioner numbers up slightly

October 06, 2020
COVID-19: What we know and what we think we know
COVID-19: What we know and what we think we know

•Nebraska is currently tied for 6th among U.S. states for daily cases per capita.

October 05, 2020
Statement about pandemic from scientists, physicians to fellow Nebraskans
Statement about pandemic from scientists, physicians to fellow Nebraskans

We can't emphasize this enough: COVID-19 ISN'T a political or ideological issue. Our advice is the same regardless of political leadership at any level.

October 05, 2020
UNMC COVID-19 registry grant to provide gold mine of information
UNMC COVID-19 registry grant to provide gold mine of information

As the world watches, new information about COVID-19 is coming to light.

October 05, 2020