Press Release

BHECN completes ARPA funding allocation with second group of awardees

More than $3 million awarded to address state’s behavioral health workforce shortage

Jun 29, 2023

Kidsights Data releases tool, report on childhood development

Early childhood researchers at UNMC develop population level assessment tool for children birth to age 5.

Jun 27, 2023

Allied health to offer new Doctor of Medical Science degree

The NU Board of Regents approved the advanced doctorate degree for physician assistants.

Jun 26, 2023

UNMC creates new Center for Drug Design and Innovation

The center aims to fill the gap left as drug research and development by the pharmaceutical industry has narrowed.

Jun 23, 2023

Gerard Kugel, DMD, PhD, named dean of the UNMC College of Dentistry

Dr. Kugel, who comes to UNMC from Boston, is praised for his vision, passion and extensive experience in the field.

Jun 21, 2023

Dr. Mirnics to attend Special Olympics International

Karoly Mirnics, MD, PhD, director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute and a member of the SOI board, will participate as a unified athlete.

Jun 16, 2023

UNMC congratulates 971 graduates in commencement ceremonies

Events were held in Omaha, Lincoln, Norfolk, Kearney and Scottsbluff .

May 12, 2023

UNMC chancellor’s new podcast highlights health sciences

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, will host local and national guests on new ‘Health Care Heart to Heart’ podcast.

Mar 29, 2023

UNMC medical students learn residency assignments on Match Day

A total of 114 senior medical students received their residency assignments on March 17.

Mar 20, 2023

AstraZeneca grant funds breast health navigators

The UNMC program will serve Omaha women from underserved communities.

Mar 20, 2023