Sandbaggers on standby — UPDATED AT 12:27 p.m.

Monday evening’s UNMC LINK sandbagging event has been put on hold indefinitely as officials say overwhelming community response will yield enough sandbags by the end of the weekend to meet the city of Omaha’s current needs.

Jun 16, 2011

Hospital blood drive set for June 29 — major need exists for Type O negative

The American Red Cross will be a blood drive on Wednesday, June 29 in Storz Pavilion from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Jun 15, 2011

Public health leadership institute seeks applicants

The Great Plains Public Health Leadership Institute in the College of Public Health is accepting applications for the 2011-2012 session.

May 23, 2011

Nurse midwives the focus of tonight’s Lincoln Science Cafe

Learn about the role nurse midwives play in healthy pregnancies at tonight’s Lincoln Science Cafe.

May 5, 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

Ramos to discuss health disparities at tonight’s Science Cafe

Attend tonight’s Omaha Science Cafe at the Slowdown to learn how you can help eliminate health disparities.

May 3, 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

Community service a way of life for Dr. Brown

Community service runs thick in Dr. David Brown’s blood.

Apr 22, 2011

World Health Day – Dr. Panigrahi discusses antimicrobial resistance

As we continue our National Public Health Week coverage, we spotlight UNMC professionals who have joined the World Health Organization (WHO) efforts to tackle antimicrobial resistance.

Apr 7, 2011

What’s in store for National Public Health Week

Below are some things employees should look for next week as UNMC and the College of Public Health commemorate National Public Health Week.

Apr 1, 2011