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Music as Medicine kicks off season Thursday
Music as Medicine kicks off season Thursday

Susie Thorne and Friends will perform jazz to open series of monthly performances.

October 16, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Megan Arthur, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Megan Arthur, M.D.

Dr. Arthur is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Dermatology.

October 16, 2018
Nursing receives WIN grant for Panhandle geriatric mental health outreach
Nursing receives WIN grant for Panhandle geriatric mental health outreach

Funding will help serve the more than 16,000 older adults living in the state's 11-county Panhandle region.

October 16, 2018
Online benefit presentation set for Wednesday
Online benefit presentation set for Wednesday

Session will include presentations from the new providers and university benefits staff.

October 16, 2018
TravelSmart receives MAPA Regional Service Award
TravelSmart receives MAPA Regional Service Award

Award from the Metropolitan Area Planning Agency recognizes leadership, innovation.

October 16, 2018
Forum: Increase student engagement with Echo 360
Forum: Increase student engagement with Echo 360

Learning platform will be explored at Tuesday event.

October 15, 2018
Graduate Medical Education research symposium set for Wednesday
Graduate Medical Education research symposium set for Wednesday

The UNMC Office of Graduate Medical Education will host the event.

October 15, 2018
Kraft Mann named to new business-finance role
Kraft Mann named to new business-finance role

UNMC veteran becomes assistant vice chancellor and director of budget and fiscal analysis.

October 15, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Hannah Christiansen, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Hannah Christiansen, M.D.

Dr. Christiansen is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Family Medicine.

October 15, 2018
New IT leadership structure announced
New IT leadership structure announced

New organizational structure includes a research and education lead.

October 15, 2018
New MMI program trains CNAs as respite providers
New MMI program trains CNAs as respite providers

The program may soon expand to other institutions and areas of the medical center.

October 15, 2018
Domestic violence is topic of Oct. 17 Science Cafe
Domestic violence is topic of Oct. 17 Science Cafe

Three speakers from the Women's Center for Advancement will present program.

October 12, 2018
MMI, Legal Aid team to help clients
MMI, Legal Aid team to help clients

Karnett Trust grant will fund legal services to MMI patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

October 12, 2018
Nebraska artist featured at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Nebraska artist featured at Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center

"Mary Zicafoose: Alchemy of Color & Cloth" will be on display from today through April 6.

October 12, 2018
UNMC 3D Invent-a-Thon returns
UNMC 3D Invent-a-Thon returns

Spots still available for teams to compete in annual event.

October 12, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Chief Evans visits the med center campus, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

October 12, 2018
UNO invites UNMC departments to health fair
UNO invites UNMC departments to health fair

UNMC departments can staff a free table at UNO's Nov. 1 Health & Wellness Fair for students.

October 12, 2018
Cleveland Clinic ophthalmologist to head med center ophthalmology program
Cleveland Clinic ophthalmologist to head med center ophthalmology program

Ronald Krueger, M.D., is international expert in refractive surgery.

October 11, 2018
Getting it right during Operation Immunization
Getting it right during Operation Immunization

Effort to ensure employees and students are vaccinated against the flu also is part of an ongoing study.

October 11, 2018
MMI leaders, staff take stage for Schwartz Center Rounds
MMI leaders, staff take stage for Schwartz Center Rounds

The discussion topic will be 'Disability and Health Care.'

October 11, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Desinee Drakulich, O.D.
New faculty spotlight: Desinee Drakulich, O.D.

Dr. Drakulich is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.

October 11, 2018
Time out with T.O. - Paying it forward
Time out with T.O. - Paying it forward

Event, which honors Vietnam vet/med center patient, raises funds to help others being treated at Nebraska Medicine.

October 11, 2018
Big Ideas Initiative informational webinar today
Big Ideas Initiative informational webinar today

Faculty invited to submit proposals for University of Nebraska Foundation consideration.

October 10, 2018
Fish oil could slow spread and growth of breast cancer cells
Fish oil could slow spread and growth of breast cancer cells

New study on mice provides further evidence that diet high in omega-3 fats may delay development of breast cancer.

October 10, 2018
Legislative candidate Hunt tours UNMC
Legislative candidate Hunt tours UNMC

Hunt is interested in university's efforts toward talent retention in Nebraska.

October 10, 2018
Lock down your login
Lock down your login

Part two in a month-long series on cyber security.

October 10, 2018
UNO, UNMC move toward joint mail service operations
UNO, UNMC move toward joint mail service operations

The move will not impact any currently filled positions or result in any major impact to day-to-day mail delivery, pickup.

October 10, 2018
Colleagues share stories on National Coming Out Day
Colleagues share stories on National Coming Out Day

Events will mark day for campus community.

October 09, 2018
Get engaged with UNMC | SYNC
Get engaged with UNMC | SYNC

Online platform helps students, student organizations, faculty and staff stay connected to events and opportunities around campus and in the community.

October 09, 2018
LiveGreen: Personal item recycling/shredding event
LiveGreen: Personal item recycling/shredding event

Personal papers will be shredded; electronics, batteries and techno trash will be recycled.

October 09, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Drew Prescott, Pharm.D.
New faculty spotlight: Drew Prescott, Pharm.D.

Dr. Prescott is a clinical assistant professor in the UNMC College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science.

October 09, 2018
Kearney students enjoy first simulation training
Kearney students enjoy first simulation training

Daylong event was held at Health Science Education Complex.

October 08, 2018
Undergraduates explore health careers at UNMC
Undergraduates explore health careers at UNMC

Students are part of RHOP, KHOP and PHEAST programs aimed at addressing unique needs of rural Nebraska by encouraging rural students to pursue health careers.

October 08, 2018
Under the microscope: How research funding affects Nebraskans
Under the microscope: How research funding affects Nebraskans

Dr. Gold talks with Jennifer Larsen, M.D., vice chancellor of research, about how UNMC's increase in research funding benefits patient care and economic development in Nebraska.

October 08, 2018
University partnering with Cenergistic to find energy savings
University partnering with Cenergistic to find energy savings

Collaboration will enable university to enhance sustainability.

October 08, 2018
Innovation Awards set for Oct. 25
Innovation Awards set for Oct. 25

Event will highlight 12th annual Innovation Week beginning Oct. 22.

October 05, 2018
Reception today for vice chancellor Doug Ewald
Reception today for vice chancellor Doug Ewald

Ewald is the new vice chancellor for business, finance and business development for the University of Nebraska at Omaha and UNMC.

October 05, 2018
Study finds that stealth drug fights resistant bacteria
Study finds that stealth drug fights resistant bacteria

Drug works as a Trojan horse to destroy bacteria.

October 05, 2018
Time out with T.O. - A special day in Auburn
Time out with T.O. - A special day in Auburn

Presenting award to Auburn Family Health Center sparks family memories for Monty Mathews, M.D.

October 05, 2018
UNMC for the record
UNMC for the record

Nursing students receive UCARE grant, and other news and notes from the UNMC community.

October 05, 2018
UNMC's quality indicator report released
UNMC's quality indicator report released

UNMC's 2018 Planning Information and Quality Indicators Report completed.

October 05, 2018
Academic technologies debuts blog, development opportunities
Academic technologies debuts blog, development opportunities

Offerings designed to keep UNMC community apprised of products and notified about existing educational tools.

October 04, 2018
Algorithm provides 'roadmap' to staphylococcal bacteremia treatment
Algorithm provides 'roadmap' to staphylococcal bacteremia treatment

UNMC/Nebraska Medicine contributed to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

October 04, 2018
Benefit open house scheduled for this afternoon
Benefit open house scheduled for this afternoon

Employees will have an opportunity to learn more about their new benefits and options.

October 04, 2018
Event provides personal perspective on BRCA1
Event provides personal perspective on BRCA1

The family of UNMC administrator Rick Blum will discuss their experiences.

October 04, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Ryan Trowbridge, M.D.
New faculty spotlight: Ryan Trowbridge, M.D.

Dr. Trowbridge is an assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Dermatology and director of inpatient consultative dermatology, Nebraska Medicine.

October 04, 2018
UNMC hosts legislative committee hearing
UNMC hosts legislative committee hearing

Three health-related resolutions were discussed.

October 04, 2018
Dentistry debuts new iWall, interactive classroom
Dentistry debuts new iWall, interactive classroom

Installation of the iWall, other interactive technology will impact dental and dental hygiene instruction.

October 03, 2018
Make your home a haven for online safety
Make your home a haven for online safety

Part one of four-part series on cyber security

October 03, 2018
Med center responds to international call for aid
Med center responds to international call for aid

In response to Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) this year, med center sends a team of infectious diseases experts to help prevent the spread of the deadly disease.

October 03, 2018
Speed mentoring event aims to advance faculty
Speed mentoring event aims to advance faculty

UNMC leaders, experts took part in event.

October 03, 2018
UNMC, UNO students attend international research forum
UNMC, UNO students attend international research forum

International Student Research Forum was held June 24-28 in Australia.

October 03, 2018
Drs. Kang, Shaw to read from work on campus
Drs. Kang, Shaw to read from work on campus

Thursday's event is free and will be held at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center.

October 02, 2018
High-flying operation extends life of campus landmark
High-flying operation extends life of campus landmark

Intricate repair to chimney at Central Utilities Plant caught eyes on campus.

October 02, 2018
LiveGreen: Recycle right
LiveGreen: Recycle right

Recycling is one of the easiest things you can do, but it must be done correctly to actually be recycled.

October 02, 2018
New faculty spotlight: Logan Franck, Pharm.D.
New faculty spotlight: Logan Franck, Pharm.D.

Dr. Franck will be a clinical assistant professor in the UNMC College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science.

October 02, 2018
Nominations still open for Impact in Education Awards
Nominations still open for Impact in Education Awards

Awards recognize the dedication and ingenuity of UNMC educators.

October 02, 2018
Under the microscope: MMI's future on Aksarben campus
Under the microscope: MMI's future on Aksarben campus

Dr. Gold talks with Karoly Mirnics, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute, about the planned move of the institute to UNO's Aksarben campus.

October 02, 2018
Cattlemen's Ball raises nearly $1.75 million
Cattlemen's Ball raises nearly $1.75 million

Amount raised is second-highest in event's 21-year history.

October 01, 2018
Chief Evans to meet with med center community
Chief Evans to meet with med center community

Interim Chief Charlotte Evans will visit with campus community Wednesday.

October 01, 2018
Dr. Gold becomes board chair of ACGME
Dr. Gold becomes board chair of ACGME

UNMC chancellor's term will run through September 2020.

October 01, 2018
Events on tap with UNMC community partners
Events on tap with UNMC community partners

Durham, Joslyn museums have exciting programs on the way.

October 01, 2018
Med center marks Research and Innovation Month
Med center marks Research and Innovation Month

Conferences, keynote presentations highlight a month of events.

October 01, 2018
Nebraska Medicine earns $3 million disaster response grant
Nebraska Medicine earns $3 million disaster response grant

One of two hospitals nationwide to receive the grant.

October 01, 2018
Open houses on new health benefits set for this week
Open houses on new health benefits set for this week

Employees will have an opportunity to learn more about their new benefits and options.

October 01, 2018