University of Nebraska Medical Center

Elliot Lawrence, MD

PGY-4, 2020-2024

Elliot Lawrence

Why did you choose to come to UNMC?

I chose UNMC for my training because the faculty and staff are very supportive of my long-term professional goals and they were excited to take advantage of my previous training expertise.

Favorite part of residency, favorite rotation, or favorite thing about UNMC?

I enjoy the atmosphere of the department. Everyone, from the faculty and staff to the other residents works to make this an enjoyable environment founded on patient-centered care.

Favorite things to do in Omaha?

  • TopGolf
  • Dining out
  • Taking the family to the zoo
  • Hunting

Fun fact about yourself or things you like to do for fun?

I only have three inferior incisors. I like to play video games, watch movies, and barbecue.


  • BS: Biology, University of North Dakota, 2012
  • BA: Economics, University of North Dakota, 2012
  • Medical School: University of North Dakota, 2016
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of South Dakota, 2019
Professional Memberships
  • ABR
Clinical & Research Interests
My clinical interest is in the treatment of rural and remote populations with radiation therapy and as an extension of this, hypofractionated and accelerated radiation therapy courses.
Selected Publications/Presentations
  1. Lawrence, E M. (March, 2014). A Survey of North Dakotan Health Professionals and Their Opinions Pertaining to Electronic Health Records Poster presented at: Frank Low Research Day; Grand Forks, ND, USA.
  2. Lawrence, E.M., Motapothula, U.M.. (September, 2018). Hemolytic Anemia After Methylene Blue Treatment for Methemolgobinemia Poster presented at: South Dakota ACP Conference; Deadwood South Dakota, SD, USA