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College of Public Health awards five agriculture safety/health program grants
College of Public Health awards five agriculture safety/health program grants

CS-CASH receives funding from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.

February 19, 2019
Norfolk training for care of those with developmental disabilities and dementia
Norfolk training for care of those with developmental disabilities and dementia

Curriculum includes information from the best of the research that is currently available and is strongly experience-informed from top experts

February 18, 2019
Nebraska Science Festival launches essay contest
Nebraska Science Festival launches essay contest

Entries due March 15 with focus on robots

February 14, 2019
Grant Imahara to headline 2019 Nebraska Science Festival
Grant Imahara to headline 2019 Nebraska Science Festival

Electronics/robots expert from Discovery Channel's Mythbusters to kick off festival

February 12, 2019
UNMC announces dean's list for fall 2018
UNMC announces dean's list for fall 2018

Students in nursing, allied health, pharmacy and dentistry

February 08, 2019
UNMC leads nation in repayment rates for Pell Grant recipients
UNMC leads nation in repayment rates for Pell Grant recipients

90 percent of UNMC Pell Grant recipients in UNMC's bachelor's-level programs have paid into the principal of their student loans after five years.

February 08, 2019
Living organ donation is topic of Feb. 19 Omaha Science Cafe
Living organ donation is topic of Feb. 19 Omaha Science Cafe

UNMC transplant surgeon, Wendy Grant, M.D., is the featured speaker.

February 07, 2019
UNMC lab seeks volunteers for mind/brain research studies
UNMC lab seeks volunteers for mind/brain research studies

Also recruiting volunteers to participate in research registry

February 06, 2019
Study to gauge risk of substance, prescription drug misuse in rural communities
Study to gauge risk of substance, prescription drug misuse in rural communities

Team will use anonymous, self-screening questionnaire at 12 community events

February 05, 2019
UNMC psychiatrist, Marley Doyle, M.D., named director of BHECN
UNMC psychiatrist, Marley Doyle, M.D., named director of BHECN

Succeeds Howard Liu, M.D., who has headed BHECN since 2014

February 04, 2019
UNMC Ice Rink extends skating season through Feb. 17
UNMC Ice Rink extends skating season through Feb. 17

Frigid weather forced rink to be closed most of this week

February 01, 2019