UNMC provides a wide range of postdoctoral training opportunities in different areas of biomedical sciences including: cancer biology, nano and regenerative medicine, with an emphasis on translational research.

Internal medicine recognizes research award winners: Shaohua Wu, PhD (Postdoc Research Award)

The UNMC Department of Internal Medicine recognized its 2017-18 academic year research award winners at Grand Rounds on June 1 in the Durham Research Center. These annual awards recognize faculty, house officers, post-doctoral fellows, visiting scientists, staff and medical students for their research achievements.


College of Nursing personnel recognized by Midwest Nursing Research Society
Members of the UNMC College of Nursing received several awards and recognition from this year's Midwest Nursing Research Society (MNRS) conference in mid-April:

  • Fabiana Brito Silva, Ph.D., postdoctoral research associate, received the Meritorious Abstract Award from the Society of Behavioral Medicine for her student/postdoc-authored submission, "Obesity and racial disparities: Exploring spatial distribution based on Socioeconomic Deprivation."
  • Windy Williams Alonso, Ph.D., a postdoctoral trainee, received the Outstanding Dissertation Award from the Acute & Critical Care Across the Life Span Research Interest Group for her dissertation titled, "Identifying Disparities: A Rural-Urban Comparison in Mechanical Circulatory Support."