University of Nebraska Medical Center


Research is a vital aspect of our college, representing a vibrant community of researchers between its two departments with many collaboratives in other colleges, institutes, and clinical partners.

Areas of research

Our faculty scientists have allowed us to achieve a national and international reputation for new medical discoveries. Learn more about our areas of research.

Under the Microscope

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., talks with Keith Olsen, PharmD, dean of the College of Pharmacy, about the key research areas in the college.

Research News

Paul Trippier, PhD

Vada Kinman Oldfield Award

Paul Trippier, PhD, associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences, will be honored with the Vada Kinman Oldfield Award for Research in Alzheimer’s Disease.

Dr. Jered Garrison

Distinguished scientist: Jered Garrison, PhD

Profile of Dr. Jered Garrison, one of UNMC's 2022 Distinguished Scientists.

Durham Research Center

UNMC researchers recognized as top in their fields

More than 60 UNMC researchers have been honored for their work by a Stanford University study that looks at the impact of researchers worldwide.