OB-GYN Chair Message
Events & Updates
The 24th Annual Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference will take place online on October 8, 2021, from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Conference Topic and Speakers:
“Making Peace with Your Enemies: Understand Your Anxiety to Conquer Your Fears!”
Lauren Edwards, MD and Emaan Lehardy, PhD
“Food & Feelings: Maintaining Healthy Eating Patterns During COVID”
Kimberly Vacek, PhD
“Living in a Women’s World: Understanding the Priority of Your Health”
Emily Hill, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, Nicole Goliber, PA-C
“Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in Women: Today’s Approach”
Kathryn Hutchins, MD
“Modern Menopause: Optimizing Mental and Physical Wellness”
Jennifer Griffin, MD, MPH
“The Evolution of COVID-19 and Associated Racial Disparities: A National Emergency”
Jasmine Riviere Marcelin, MD
“Within Hindsight There is the Deep Wisdom of Insight"
Three new physicians joined the department in July in August, 2021:
- Melissa (Mel) Mathes, MD, joined the department on July 19th as an assistant professor in general obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Mathes recently completed her OB-GYN residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
- Mary Kinyoun, MD, joined us in August. She is an assistant professor in general obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Kinyoun recently completed her OB-GYN residency in Denver, Colorado.
- Andreea Newtson, MD, also recently joined the department. Dr. Newtson is an assistant professor and her specialty is gynecologic oncology. She recently completed a fellowship in Iowa City.
|The OB-GYN residents participated in the annual Resident Research Day on June 2, 2021. More information may be found on this page.|