Health Security

UNMC awarded federal emergency preparedness contract

UNMC experts will oversee a new regional Center for Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response.

Nov 15, 2023

UNMC welcomes assistant secretary of defense for tour

Lester Martínez-López, MD, commends the healthy relationship between the university and U.S. Department of Defense.

Nov 10, 2023

Dr. Rupp to step down as infectious diseases chief

Mark Rupp, MD, is lauded as an outstanding leader at the forefront of the med center’s infectious disease efforts.

Oct 31, 2023

Global Center for Health Security team travels to Puerto Rico

UNMC experts worked with health care collaborators in Puerto Rico on infectious disease exercises and the ISTARI isolation system.

Oct 27, 2023

A look back at the NU Board of Regents meeting at UNMC

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, offered his congratulations and thanks to all who helped showcase UNMC.

Oct 26, 2023

Congressional staffers tour UNMC’s Davis Global Center

UNMC staff offer a firsthand look at some of the important federal initiatives on campus.

Oct 26, 2023

UNMC joins western U.S. partners in infectious disease training

The infection prevention and control exercise in Alaska and Washington involved UNMC’s ISTARI system.

Oct 25, 2023

UNMC hosts dean of Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine

The med center partners with the school on the Center for Sustainment of Trauma Readiness Skills Omaha unit.

Oct 3, 2023

UNMC and ASPR cut ribbon on national quarantine center

The event came nearly four years after the Training, Simulation and Quarantine Center opened, but also right on time.

Sep 26, 2023

UNMC forms task force to explore impact of AI

The working group, which crosses the campus and key clinical partners, is a critical step in understanding AI’s benefits and minimizing the risks.

Sep 20, 2023