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Upcoming Speakers


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Ali DeLizza, PhD

Child Psychologist and Director of Wellness Programming at UNMC

“How to Deal with Anxiety During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 30, 10am | Facebook live presentation

Dr. DeLizza is a child psychologist and director of wellness programming at UNMC, who has a special interest in working with children and teens with anxiety and depression. She has been working in Nebraska since 2018 when she relocated from Western Michigan. In addition to anxiety and depression, Dr. DeLizza also has experience working with children and teens with ADHD and other behavior disorders. Dr. DeLizza's therapy interests also include OCD and working with LGBTQIA+ youth. 
 

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Steven Wengel, MD

Vice-Chancellor for Wellness at UNMC and UNO

“How to Deal with Anxiety During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
March 30, 10am | Facebook live presentation

Dr. Wengel specializes in geriatric psychiatry. He was Chair for the Department of Psychiatry from 2005 thru February 2018 when he was named Vice-Chancellor for Wellness at UNMC and UNO. For the past three years, he has led the Wellness Division at the two schools, doing numerous presentations in the Omaha Metro and nationally. He was named in "Best Doctors in America", 2010-2011. Mental illness is frightening to many patients, and his calm and friendly demeanor helps ease his patients’ fears.

 

Previous Speakers


Daniel Anderson, MD, PhD
 

Daniel Anderson, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

“COVID-19 and the Heart
February 23, 10am | Facebook live presentation

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Dr. Nada Fadul

Associate Professor of Medicine at the Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

“COVID Vaccine and Clinical Trial”
January 19, 10am | Facebook live presentation

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Richard Starlin, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

“COVID Vaccine and Clinical Trial”
January 19, 10am | Facebook live presentation

Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS
 

Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

“COVID in Nebraska”
November 17, 10am | Facebook live presentation

Mark Rupp, MD
 

Mark Rupp, MD

Professor, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

“COVID in Nebraska”
November 17, 10am | Facebook live presentation