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A sneak peak at Nebraska Medicine’s new cancer center

Construction is progressing on the new cancer center in Kearney that is set to open later this year.

Jun 25, 2024

Dr. Gold is ‘lamplighter’ in post-pandemic initiative

Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, offered his insights for the American Democracy and Health Security Initiative.

Jun 20, 2024

Jeffrey P. Gold, MD

Anna Dalrymple, MD, named Koefoot Award recipient

Dr. Dalrymple, a 2014 UNMC graduate who practices in Gothenburg, was recognized as the outstanding preceptor in rural family medicine.

May 23, 2024

From left: Jolene Wees, family medicine clerkship coordinator; Kimberly Jarzynka, MD, vice chair of family medicine and residency program director; Mindy Lacey, MD, medical student education director; Anna Dalrymple, MD; Geoffrey Talmon, MD, associate dean for medical education; and Jeff Harrison, MD, chair of family medicine. (Photo by Iris Photography Studios)

Health care workforce report highlights challenges, accomplishments

The issues involved show the importance of UNMC initiating programming to educate more health care professionals.

May 16, 2024

Nicole Carritt, UNMC's assistant vice chancellor of health workforce education relations

UNMC history: UNMC’s Health Science Meet

For more than 25 years, eighth-grade students from across Nebraska competed to participate in UNMC’s annual Health Science Meet.

May 13, 2024

Visiting eighth-grade students participate in the 2006 UNMC Health Science Meet.

Dr. Gold to receive inaugural ‘Heartland Hero Award’

The award comes from Rural Media Group, which broadcasts ‘Rural Health Matters,’ a live weekly program Dr. Gold hosts on RFD-TV.

May 6, 2024

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD

Katie Schultis’ father shows her the way

After graduating, Schultis will continue her medical training at the Mayo Clinic, where her late father had received a kidney transplant.

May 3, 2024

Katie Schultis with her parents, Aaron and Lisa

From Angola to Atlanta, Ewing to UNMC – and beyond

UNMC College of Medicine graduate Edson DeOliveira expresses his gratitude for the experiences that led him to this point.

May 2, 2024

Edson DeOliveira

Three to be honored at UNMC commencement May 4

Barry Gold, PhD, will receive an honorary degree, while Kent Lacey, MD, and Michael Sitorius, MD, will receive J.G. Elliott Awards.

Apr 30, 2024

Barry Gold, PhD, Kent Lacey, MD, and Michael Sitorius, MD

Hard times couldn’t stop UNMC nursing graduate

A drive to succeed kept UNMC nursing grad Fallon Switzer on the road to her degree.

Apr 30, 2024

Fallon Switzer