Vice Chancellor Research

Dr. Swindells part of HIV study that Science deems 2011’s best

Susan Swindells, M.B.B.S., was a co-investigator for a study that the leading journal, Science, has deemed the “Scientific Breakthrough of 2011” and that researchers say could lead to the end of the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Dec 30, 2011

Growing clinical research — Translators sought

Read a story from the latest UNMC Discover about the medical center’s translational research efforts.

Dec 29, 2011

Alzheimer’s research award goes to UNMC nurse investigator

Michele Balas, Ph.D., is studying delirium in ICU patients

Dec 22, 2011

Oldfield, Reagan awards underscore importance of research

Three were honored at UNMC this year with annual awards for researchers who battle Alzheimer’s disease and other conditions related to aging.

Dec 21, 2011

Register for IRB online submission training

A series of training sessions have been set up to help researchers and others prepare for the UNMC Institutional Review Board’s Jan. 16 launch of an online submission system.

Dec 19, 2011

IRB to launch online application form

On Jan. 16, the UNMC Institutional Review Board (IRB) will launch a new online electronic application submission system.

Dec 13, 2011

UNMC dean part of landmark study looking at antibiotic resistant bacteria

Results could provide foundation for making antibiotics more effective A University of Nebraska Medical Center physician-scientist, Bradley Britigan, M.D., was one of the authors on a landmark study that has determined why bacteria are antibiotic resistant and how disrupting key bacterial functions could result in making antibiotics more effective.   The study, which appears in […]

Nov 18, 2011

Introducing the Nebraska Neuroscience Alliance

Read and watch a video about the new alliance, which brings UNMC’s various neuroscience experts together for better patient care and research.

Oct 31, 2011

Meet Post Doc of the Year – Prakash Radhakrishnan, Ph.D.

Prakash Radhakrishnan, Ph.D., recently received the UNMC Postdoctoral Scholar of the Year Award for 2011.

Oct 28, 2011

Innovation Week 2011 – Dr. Padanilam’s invention shows promise

A talk with the recipient of this year’s Most Promising New Invention Award recipient, Babu Padanilam, Ph.D.

Oct 17, 2011