2022 Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference - Videos

If you are interested in receiving nursing or social worker credit for the 2022 Omaha Women’s Health & Wellness Conference, this is available through the College of Nursing until Nov. 7, 2023.

October 2022 Conference Videos

Session Time Title with Link to Video Presenter
9:00 AM "Messages of Hope: Persevering Through a Pandemic" Brandy Clarke, PhD, LP
(UNMC Munroe Meyer Institute)
10:30 AM "Pain Treatment or Pain Management: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Chronic Pain" Kimberly Vacek, PhD (Nebraska Medicine Bellevue Family Medicine Clinic) and Lori Long, DPT, PT (Nebraska Medicine Chronic Pain Management Program)
12:30 PM "Cervical Cancer" Andreea Newtson, MD (UNMC Department of Ob/Gyn, Division of Gynecologic Oncology)
12:30 PM

“You’re Not Alone: Caring for our Family Members with Disabilities Across the Lifespan” panel discussion

Panelists:  Kim Bainbridge (UNMC Munroe Meyer Institute, retired); Maggie Neujahr (UNMC Munroe Meyer Institute); Jason and Tina Velinsky (parent advocates); Jenny Koley (self-advocate)
1:30 PM

“Taking Control: Solutions for Bladder Leakage and Pelvic Prolapse” panel discussion

Panelists:  Olson Center Urogynecology Division:
Jennifer Cera, DNP, WHNP; Mindy Rathe, MSN, WHNP; Elizabeth Hopkins, DPT, PT; Brittney Gilligan, OTD, OTR/L
3:00 PM "When Self Care is Difficult: Overcoming Barriers to Wellness” Panelists: Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway, PhD (UNMC College of Public Health, Dept of Epidemiology); Georgia Jones, PhD (UNL Nutrition & Health Sciences); Danae Dinkel, PhD (UNO School of Health and Kinesiology); Lauren Holcomb, PhD (Nebraska Medicine Psychology Dept)
4:00 PM

“My Special Olympics Journey – Intellectual Disabilities and Health”

Rachel Mulligan (Special Olympics Athlete and National Powerlifting Champion)