Psychiatry

Events to highlight med student mental health

Mental health issues are prevalent among medical students. A series of campus events scheduled for this week — Medical Student Mental Health Week — aim to raise awareness of these issues and of the support available to cope with them.

Jan 9, 2012

Reenforcement on the front lines of mental health

It’s estimated that more than half of all U.S. mental health care takes place at the primary care level and that percentage jumps considerably in rural areas where there often are no mental health practitioners for hundreds of miles.

Jan 6, 2012

UNMC participating in clinical trial for Alzheimer’s disease

One of 20 sites selected to study investigational medication

Nov 2, 2011

UNMC selected for clinical trial using non-invasive treatment for depression

One of only 10 sites participating in trial A novel, non-invasive medical device may one day provide a drug-free treatment option for people with depression. The University of Nebraska Medical Center is one of 10 universities across the country conducting a clinical research trial with a transcranial magnetic stimulation device, known as NEST, or NeoSync […]

Oct 12, 2011

UNMC participating in clinical trials for fragile X syndrome

One of nine U.S. sites to study investigational drug

Sep 27, 2011

Robin Zagurski shares a 9/11 story

A story from UNMC’s Robin Zagurski’s Sept. 11 relief efforts.

Sep 9, 2011