Upcoming Speakers

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Jill Selzle
Physician Assistant at Nebraska Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

“'The ENDS Game' A review of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
July 24, 7pm @ The Slowdown

Jill Selzle is a Physician Assistant at Nebraska Medicine in the Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. She graduated from Hastings College, in Hastings NE, with a Bachelor of Arts in Bio-Psych Spanish Communications. She then completed her Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2005 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Jill is also a certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist and registered Vascular Technologist. She currently serves on the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Smoking Cessation Panel, Association of Physician Assistants in Cardiovascular Surgery and UNMC Board of Alumni.

In her personal time she volunteers for numerous organizations such as the American Lung Association, Compassion International, American Heart Association, Millard Public Schools PreK-12 Health Framework Core Committee, Compassion International, American Red Cross, Open Door Mission and the Susan G. Komen Foundation.


Previous Speakers


Jonathan Hatch, M.D.
Assistant professor and neurotologist, UNMC Department of Otolaryngology

“Surgical Options For hearing Loss
May 14, 7pm @ The Slowdown


Beth E. Roxland, J.D.
Senior Consultant on Law, Policy and Ethics at Roxland Consultants, Ltd.

Do We Have A 'Right to Try?' The Movement, the Law, and the Societal Impact”
April 23, 7pm @ The Slowdown

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Wendy Grant, M.D.
Professor of Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center

“Living Donor Liver Transplants”
February 19, 7pm @ The Slowdown

Jesse Bell PhD

Jesse Bell, Ph.D.
Claire M. Hubbard Professor of Health and Environment in the Department of Environmental, Agricultural, and Occupational Health at UNMC

“Why Climate Change Matters to Your Health”
January 15, 7pm @ The Slowdown
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Jonathan Schwartz, D.O., MSPH
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at UNMC

“Team Jack: Research and Awareness for Pediatric Brain Cancer”
December 11, 7pm @ The Slowdown