Gratitude for High School Alliance supporters

On Thursday evening, 32 high school juniors and seniors will graduate from the UNMC High School Alliance — a feat that would not have been possible without the more than 250 faculty, staff and students at UNMC and The Nebraska Medical Center who helped significantly during the last nine months.

May 10, 2011

Dr. Desouza takes over as diabetes division director

Cyrus Desouza, M.D., has been named chief of the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine’s Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism.

May 9, 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

Student Spotlight – Marcie Richmond

Today we meet Marcie Richmond, a rising third-year medical student.

May 6, 2011

UNMC for the record

Dr. Shaw is recognized for creative writing and Drs. Piquette and Murphy pick up professional honors.

May 6, 2011

Online database of instructional materials updated

A database of free online instructional materials from several UNMC educational areas has been expanded.

May 4, 2011

Speaker sees hope for public health problems in global HIV response

Wafaa El-Sadr, M.D., M.P.H., has helped spearhead the development of several successful HIV care and treatment programs in resource-limited countries. In the process, she saw solutions manifest that may be used to confront other global public health problems.

May 3, 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

Student Spotlight — Anh Nguyen

Today we meet Anh Nguyen, a Ph.D. student in health services research, administration and policy in the College of Public Health.

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