Sarah Hankin UNMC strategic communications

Meet the matches

On March 17, 2023, the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology welcomed 14 new residents from across the nation. These newly matched residents bring a diverse set of skills and experiences, and we are proud to welcome these phenomenal future colleagues to the department.

Mar 27, 2023

Oliver Kitzerow receives Lieberman Travel Award

Oliver Kitzerow, a research assistant in the laboratory of Hanjun Wang, MD, received the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology’s Lieberman Travel Award. The award will allow Kitzerow to attend the Association of University Anesthesiologists’ upcoming annual meeting in Denver, Colo. and present his research. “The travel award and the Lieberman endowment highlight the commitment of the […]

Feb 21, 2023

Dr. Payne a resident inductee to Gold Humanism Honor Society

Jeremy Payne, MD, was one of five residents inducted into the UNMC Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) chapter on Saturday, Jan. 28.

Jan 31, 2023

CRNA Week Spotlight: Nick and Katie Denich

Editor’s Note: National Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Week is January 22-28. To celebrate, the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology is featuring the unique personal and professional stories of various CRNAs in the department.

Jan 28, 2023

CRNA Week Spotlight: Laura Fraynd

Editor’s Note: National Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Week is January 22-28. To celebrate, the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology is featuring the unique personal and professional stories of various CRNAs in the department.

Jan 26, 2023

CRNA Spotlight: Leslie Bonnet

Editor’s Note: National Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Week is January 22-28. To celebrate, the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology is featuring the unique personal and professional stories of various CRNAs in the department.

Jan 25, 2023

CRNA Week Spotlight: Tim Glidden

Editor’s Note: National Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Week is January 22-28. To celebrate, the Department of Anesthesiology is featuring various CRNAs with unique personal and professional stories.

Jan 24, 2023

Dr. Yelamanchili honored with Distinguished Scientist Award

Sowmya Yelamanchili, PhD, associate professor in the UNMC Department of Anesthesiology, is honored as one of the recipients of the Distinguished Scientist Award. The Distinguished Scientist Award, sponsored by the chancellor, recognizes researchers who have been among the most productive scientists at UNMC during the past five years. “Dr. Yelamanchili’s contributions as an innovative research scientist are […]

Jan 10, 2023

Congratulations to Clarkson College SRNA class

Seven student registered nurse anesthetists (SRNAs) who trained alongside UNMC Department of Anesthesiology CRNAs recently completed their program’s clinical requirements and were awarded Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) degrees from Clarkson College.

Dec 16, 2022

Dr. Johnson named Creighton Prep alumnus of the year

Daniel Johnson, MD, an Omaha native and a graduate of Creighton Prep, has spent more than two decades working to make Omaha a better place through community service.

Dec 6, 2022

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