A daughter, her father, their culture and health care

Today’s Schwartz Center Rounds will focus on American Indian spirituality and how it interacts with health care. Read a powerful account from Lisa Spellman regarding the cancer care of her father — a member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe.

May 16, 2011

Students share stories from India — ROOM CORRECTED

This year, for the first time, the College of Public Health sent students abroad to gain learning and research experiences.

May 9, 2011

Diplomas and honors bestowed as another school year wraps up at UNMC

About 720 students will receive diplomas this week and two distinguished physicians will be honored by the medical center as another school year comes to a close at UNMC.

May 6, 2011

Dr. Johansson appointed to presidential advisory group

President Barack Obama has appointed Patrik Johansson, M.D., director of the Rural Health Education Network (RHEN) in the UNMC College of Public Health, to the Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion, and Integrative and Public Health.

May 5, 2011

We ‘like’ our administrative professionals

UNMC will honor its administrative professionals today at two appreciation events in the Durham Research Center Auditorium. Also, the UNMC Facebook page features a photo album with images of and tributes to UNMC’s administrative professionals.

May 5, 2011

Regents approve COPH certificates, Dr. Larsen’s appointment

Two new certificates in the College of Public Health and the appointment of Jennifer Larsen, M.D., to the post of vice chancellor for research were approved Friday by the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.

May 2, 2011

Ads to tout UNMC’s U.S.News ranking in primary care

UNMC will advertise its No. 7 U.S. News & World Report primary care ranking in several local and national publications over the coming week and months.

Apr 29, 2011

New certificates will help train Nebraska’s public health workforce

In Nebraska, the need for expanded training in public health is great. To help meet that need, UNMC’s College of Public Health has expanded its educational offerings with two new, one-year certificate programs in emergency preparedness and infectious disease epidemiology.

Apr 29, 2011

Dr. Maurer on UNMC’s present and future

Watch a video to see Chancellor Harold M. Maurer, M.D., discuss the future of UNMC, pressing initiatives and challenges and his vision of a world-class academic health science center.

Apr 28, 2011

Reaction to the opening of UNMC’s new mobile nursing clinic

UNMC launched its mobile nursing clinic Tuesday to address Nebraska’s rural shortage of those who specialize in the care of older adults.

Apr 27, 2011