Events

February 19 - March 20, 2019

Tuesday, February 19

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Pathology and Microbiology & IPID Graduate Student Research Seminar

Abdulelah Alqarzaee Ph.D. Graduate Student Advisor: Dr. Vinai C. Thomas "The ClpXP protease modulates the chronological lifespan of Staphylococcus aureus"

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Initial Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

"Heart Disease is Largely Preventable, Yet It is the Leading Cause of Death"

“Heart Disease is largely preventable, yet it is the leading cause of death. How can that be and what can we do about it?” will be the February Olson Center...

Omaha Science Cafe - "Living Donor Liver Transplants”

Science Cafe is excited to partner once again with Blue Barn Theatre Omaha on the Feb. 19 Omaha Science Café. Join Wendy Grant, MD, from the University of...

Wednesday, February 20

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Wednesday, February 20th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice...

Basic Life Supoort (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Pathology and Microbiology Basic Science Seminar Series

Andrew Camilli, Ph.D. Professor of Molecular Biology & Microbiology Tufts University School of Medicine “Impact of Phages on Cholera and Their Use in...

College of Public Health Grand Rounds

"GEOSPATIAL VARIATION IN THE INCIDENCE OF CHILDHOOD CANCER IN NEBRASKA AND FUTURE IMPLICATIONS" Presented by Don Coulter, MD Director, Pediatric Cancer...

UNMC Postdoc Mentor Workshop

Mentoring workshop for all faculty who currently train postdoc scholars. Goal of this training is to offer tips to ensure that our postdocs have similar...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

The Opioid Epidemic Presenter: Dr. Kerry Rodabaugh, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, UNMC Objectives: 1. ...

Genetics, Cell Biology, and Anatomy Seminar Series

Kaubstubh Datta, PhD, to present "A Novel Macrophage-Specific Function of NRP2: implications in solid tumors." Dr. Datta is a Professor in the Department...

Thursday, February 21

BlueBarn offers discount tickets to UNMC

The BlueBarn Theater is offering UNMC employees and students 20% discount on tickets to their upcoming play, I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson. UNMC is a...

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Eppley Seminar Series

Joanna Burdette, Ph.D. Professor Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Illinois at...

Nebraska and Clarkson Cafes Soul Food Lunch

In recognition of Black History Month, soul food will be available for purchase from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Nebraska Cafe and Clarkson Cafes 1 day weekly...

Women’s Mentoring Program – Group Meeting

Join us for our traditional group meeting where we discuss the ongoing direction of the group, future engagement events, and more. The meetings always occur...

Graduate Studies Professional Development Lunch & Learn

The February session topic is "Difficult Conversations and Conflict Resolution: Small Changes, Big Results". Lunch is available at 11:45 am for the first...

Music as Medicine

Burt Street Individuals will be performing.

Fearless: How a poor Virginia seamstress took on Jim Crow, beat the poll tax and changed her city forever

Meet, and hear from local author, Charlene Butts Ligon. While Norfolk, Virginia, and its environs are the backdrop for the story of Evelyn Butts life and...

LGBTQ+ Employee Alliance Mix & Mingle Event

Please join the UNMC/NM LGBTQ+ Employee Alliance for some off-campus socializing on at Mama’s Pizza. This is an opportunity to meet fellow employees,...

Friday, February 22

BlueBarn offers discount tickets to UNMC

The BlueBarn Theater is offering UNMC employees and students 20% discount on tickets to their upcoming play, I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson. UNMC is a...

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

VA Seminar Series

Topic: “Is Proteasome Dysfunction Really So Bad?” Speaker: Alfred L. Fisher, MD, PhD

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience Seminar Series

“Development of TIMP-GLIA; Moving nanoparticle based therapies from the bench into the clinic” Michael Boyne Vice President Of Product Development and...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Extended VTE prophylaxis in medically ill patients

COD Research Day Seminar

“Developmental enamel defects: Molar-incisor hypomineralization and amelogenesis imperfecta” will be presented by Dr. Yong-Hee Chun, DDS, MS, PhD., School of...

Saturday, February 23

BlueBarn offers discount tickets to UNMC

The BlueBarn Theater is offering UNMC employees and students 20% discount on tickets to their upcoming play, I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson. UNMC is a...

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Sunday, February 24

BlueBarn offers discount tickets to UNMC

The BlueBarn Theater is offering UNMC employees and students 20% discount on tickets to their upcoming play, I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson. UNMC is a...

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Monday, February 25

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Initial Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

Chancellor's Forum

The campus is invited to attend the Chancellor’s Forum on Feb. 25 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Sorrell Center, Room 1005. UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P....

Tuesday, February 26

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Tuesday, February 26th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling...

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Tuesday, Febraury 26th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice...

DHHS/UNMC COPH Academic Health Department Lunch and Learn

This event is sponsored by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services along with the UNMC College of Public Health. The session will cover: What...

Wednesday, February 27

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Renewal Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

Pathology and Microbiology Basic Science Seminar Series

Ramzi M. Mohammad, Ph.D. Director of GI - Cancer Research Professor, Department of Oncology Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute ...

Author Reading with Lydia Kang, M.D.

Lydia Kang, M.D. will read from her work on February 27, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, in the McGoogan Library of Medicine’s South Rare Book Room, on the eighth floor of...

Resident Chronicles - Open to residents & fellows

Emotional debrief moderated by Dr. Bill Lyons and Dr. Allison Ashford. Lunch will be provided! Please don't miss out on this opportunity to connect with...

SPAdmin Buzz Session

Join Sponsored Programs Administration for the latest research administration updates. This month's featured topic is grant transfers. We'll review the...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

The Art of Handling Difficult Patient Encounters Presenter: Dr. Sarah Richards, Medical Director of Provider and Patient Experience, Nebraska Medicine,...

Richard Sleightholm - Final Oral Examination

Chloroquine Revisited: A Polymeric Approach to Improving Radiation and Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer

Spring IPE Day - Y2

During the Spring IPE day, students are re-united with their small groups and challenged to collaborate in the development of a code of ethics to guide their...

Thursday, February 28

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Renewal Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

Buffett Cancer Center Special Seminar

Dr. Dagmar Zweytick Associate Professor Institute of Molecular Biosciences Biophysics Division University of Graz "Anticancer Peptides Targeting New...

Friday, March 1

Respirator Fit Testing for Employees

Respirator Fit Testing will be available in February: February 18: Nebraska Medical Center, LRC 1 (basement of Storz Pavillion). February 19 – 22nd:...

CTR Seminar: Harnessing the Power of Strategic Communication to Improve People’s Quality of Life

Dr. Changmin Yan from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln will present the importance of messaging and framing as it pertains to health communication. He...

Sunday, March 3

Walk & Roll for Disabilities (15th Annual)

The Walk and Roll for Disabilities is an event sponsored by the Meyer Foundation for Disabilities each March. A short, non-competitive walk indoors at the...

Monday, March 4

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Monday, March 4th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling advice...

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Renewal Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Seminar Series

"TBA" Vijay K. Kuchroo,DVM, PhD Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School Director, Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases Harvard Medical School...

LGBTQ+ Employee Alliance Group Meeting

Join us for our Traditional Group Business Meeting where we discuss the ongoing direction of the group, future engagement events, and more. The meetings...

Holotomographic Microscope Seminar and Demonstration

The Advanced Microscopy Core is hosting a demonstration of a new type of microscope by Nexus/NanoLive, called a Holotomographic microscope. This microscope...

Tuesday, March 5

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) -  Renewal Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

Distinguished Scientists ceremony

On March 5, Robert Lewis, Ph.D., the Edward Lida Robinson Professor of Cancer Research at the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases,...

Special Olympics Young Athletes Program

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities ages 2 to 7 years old. Young Athletes...

Wednesday, March 6

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Initial Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

UNMC Health Communications Conference

UNMC Primary Care Progress Student Chapter is hosting this conference which provides a forum to create dialogue within and across disciplines and shape the...

UNMC College of Public Health Wellness Fair March 6 12:00-2:00

Please join the UNMC Wellness Council for the 7th Annual Wellness Fair, to be held in conjunction with the UNMC Health Communication Conference, March 6th...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Issues of Life, Coping with Stress, and Still Being Productive Presenter: Dr. Marvin Stancil, Associate Professor, General Ob/Gyn, UNMC Objectives: ...

UNMC Retiree Association Educational Program

What's Wrong with my Tree? Want to enhance your garden knowledge? Do you have a question about your trees or turf? A Backyard Farmer panelist will be at the...

Thursday, March 7

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Eppley Seminar Series

Christina Annunziata, M.D., Ph.D. Principal Investigator & Clinical Director Women's Malignancies Branch National Cancer Institute "Targeting NF-kappa B...

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Medical Humanities: Building Bridges Between the Classroom and the Community

Dr. Lauren Barron of Baylor University will share information about the community outreach their Medical Humanities students, often in teams, provide in and...

Friday, March 8

SEM Retreat

This retreat is part of a multiyear SEM initiative designed to catalyze new interdisciplinary research collaborations to enhance competitiveness for Federal...

Medical Humanities: Lessons Learned in Curriculum Development

Dr. Bill Hoy of Baylor University will share information about the community outreach their Medical Humanities students, often in teams, provide in and...

Monday, March 11

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Seminar Series

"TBA" Yuxiang Zhu Ph.D. Graduate Student Advisor: Dr. Becky Deegan

Tuesday, March 12

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Tuesday, March 12th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling advice...

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Tuesday, March 12th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice service...

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Initial Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

Fire Extinguisher Training

This training utilizes LED-driven digital flames and a laser training extinguisher to provide a dynamic and realistic simulation for trainees. The system...

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center Grand Rounds

Todd A. Fehniger, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Medicine, Oncology Division, Stem Cell Biology, Bone Marrow Transplantation & Leukemia

EON Reality Virtual Reality Innovation Academy (VRIA) Open House

Interested in advancing your career? UNMC iEXCEL, in collaboration with EON Reality, is offering the Virtual Reality Innovation Academy (VRIA). This...

Special Olympics Young Athletes Program

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities ages 2 to 7 years old. Young Athletes...

Wednesday, March 13

Opioids: Healthcare's Paradox

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) along with The Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN) and The University of Nebraska...

Workshop on Pharmaceutical Development Technologies

This workshop (2-day March 13-14) will provide an introduction to pharmaceutical industries and an overview of the function of formulation and process...

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center Grand Rounds

Noelle LoConte, M.D. Associate Professor Department of Medicine University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health "Alcohol and Cancer"

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

New Discoveries Driving Oncofertility Research and Practice Presenter: So-Youn Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Ob/Gyn, UNMC Objectives: ...

Thursday, March 14

Opioids: Healthcare's Paradox

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) along with The Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN) and The University of Nebraska...

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Myths, Realities, and Possibilities: Pathways for Academia and Industry Innovation

This Faculty Development session will openly discuss the risks, opportunities, and processes that envelop collaborative relationships that drive...

Quarterly Clinical Coordinators Meeting

A forum for the presentation of updates to research procedures and policies which affect clinical research. The quarterly updates are held, winter, spring,...

Building a Department Mentoring Program for New Faculty

Please join us as Dr. Shannon Boerner, Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine, guides you through a step-by-step explanation of how departments can build a...

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Joseph P. and Harriet K. Gilmore Distinguished New Investigator Award Presentation & Symposium

The Joseph P. and Harriet K. Gilmore Distinguished New Investigator Award is a long-standing tradition in the College of Medicine to recognize the research...

Friday, March 15

Pediatric Research Seminar

Pediatric research seminar for faculty, fellows, and residents. Webpage

Monday, March 18

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Monday, March 18th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling advice...

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Initial Course

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers involved in...

Chancellor's Forum

The campus is invited to attend the Chancellor’s Forum on March 18 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Sorrell Center, Room 1005. UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P....

Tuesday, March 19

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Course is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for health care professionals to...

Special Olympics Young Athletes Program

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities ages 2 to 7 years old. Young Athletes...

Wednesday, March 20

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Initial Course

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is a nationally recognized program designed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to aid pediatric healthcare...

An Insider's Guide to VA Grant Funding:  Research Priorities, Eligibility, and Conduction VA-funded Research

Fredick Hamel, PhD will present this session of the co-sponsored seminar series "Show Me the Money: Funding for Early Career Faculty". Dr. Hamel is the...

An Insider’s Guide to VA Grant Funding: Research Priorities, Eligibility, and Conducting VA-funded Research

Presented by the College of Allied Health Professions and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research as part of the Research Seminar Series – Show Me the...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Under Pressure: An Update on the Management of Chronic Hypertension, Gestational Hypertension, and Pre-eclampsia Presenter: Dr. Laura Cudzilo, Assistant...

February 19 - March 20, 2019