Sarah Hankin UNMC strategic communications

Department of Anesthesiology faculty serves as society leaders at national level

Eleven members of the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology attended the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists’ 46th Annual Meeting on April 27-30 in Toronto.

May 23, 2024

Michael Dancer, MD, presents at SCA annual meeting.

News briefs

The department welcomed one new faculty member and one new CRNA in April. Congratulations to Lauren Greufe, MD.

May 9, 2024

Anesthesiology resident inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Theodore (Teddy) Black, MD, a UNMC Department of Anesthesiology resident, was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society in April.

May 9, 2024

Anesthesia Resident Awarded Prestigious Research Grant

Megan Rolfzen, MD, received two prestigious awards: the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists In-Training Grant and the Lisa Wise-Faberowski Resident Prize for Research Excellence.

May 9, 2024

Easi-CRISPR technology gives insight into B-Cell lymphomas

A research team that included UNMC experts recently published an article in Cancer Cell.

May 8, 2024

CRNA Jaime Kobs earns Extraordinary Nurse Award

CRNA Jaime Kobs is this year’s Extraordinary Nurse from the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology. Kobs was nominated by her peers and selected by department leaders for the honor. Kobs joined the department in 2015, having previously worked as a care tech in the operating room and as a registered nurse in the pediatric ICU. She […]

May 7, 2024

Kimberley Nichols, MD, headlines Gail Walling Yanney, MD, Lectureship

The UNMC Department of Anesthesiology hosted Kimberley Nichols, MD, at the second annual Gail Walling Yanney Lectureship on April 17. Dr. Nichols, associate professor of anesthesiology and senior associate dean at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, discussed ways to facilitate inclusive work cultures in her presentation titled “Building Work Communities Where People […]

Apr 17, 2024

UNMC Department of Anesthesiology hosts Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference

Residents, fellows, faculty and students from 37 institutions throughout the Midwest and Canada gathered in Omaha.

Apr 17, 2024

Subhash Chand, PhD, receives NIH A-START funding

Dr. Chand will investigate the impact of cannabidiols on HIV infection and methamphetamine abuse-associated inflammation.

Apr 17, 2024

Kimberley Nichols, MD, to give Walling Yanney lecture

Dr. Nichols will speak on April 17 on ‘Building Work Communities Where People Can Thrive.’

Apr 9, 2024