Events

January 27 - February 25, 2020

Monday, January 27

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

Broomball (Mon EARLY) League

The Early Monday Broomball League meets Mondays from 5:00 - 6:30 PM on UNMC's outdoor ice rink. Individual games begin at 5:00, 5:30, and 6:00 PM, and each...

Communication Kick Start - for AAC systems (augmentative and alternative communication)

Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. January 27, February 3 and February 10, 2020 FREE Communication Kick-Start program is offered through the RiteCare Clinic at the...

Tuesday, January 28

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

Pathology and Microbiology & IPID Graduate Student Research Seminar

Blake Bertrand, Ph.D Graduate Student Advisor: Dr. Tammy Kielian "Formate Production by Staphylococcus aureus Biofilms is Critical for Inhibiting Leukocyte...

Feng Lin - Final Oral Examination

Smart Delivery of Genes and Drugs for Treatment of Cancer

Domestic Violence in the Immigrant Population

This month's topic will be on Domestic Violence among Immigrants and the relief options survivors may have as well as the lengthy process that follows. Staff...

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An informational and discussion session for all MMI staff who work with general ledger codes. Bring your lunch (and questions) and improve or refresh your...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

children going through obstacle course outside

An innovative sports/play program designed to introduce children to the world of sports at an early age. Classes are open to kids ages 2-7, with or without...

stock photo; girl with a disability, smiling.

Let’s Explore Housing Options for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) in Omaha This quarterly presentation, sponsored by MMI and...

Wednesday, January 29

Fidelity Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from Fidelity will be at UNMC on Wednesday, January 29th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through Fidelity's counseling...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds canceled

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds canceled

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

TeamMates mentoring program presentation with Tom Osborne

UNMC and Nebraska Medicine colleagues are invited to attend an information session about the TeamMates mentoring program on Wednesday, January 29th. A...

Wellness Through Doing: Meditation

Join the Olson Women’s Health Resource Center as we welcome Steven Wengel, M.D., for a discussion of the principles and benefits of meditation. Dr. Wengel,...

Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy 2019-2020 Seminars

Sowmya V. Yelamanchili, PhD, to present "Role of exracellular vesicles in methamphetamine mediated neurotoxicity." Dr. Yelamanchili is an Assistant...

Chancellor's Forum

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., invites all students, faculty and staff to his first all-campus forum for 2020, which is scheduled for Jan. 29. The...

Modifying Biological Function Using Conformational Trapping by Customized Synthetic Antibodies

Presented by Dr. Anthony Kossiakoff, Professor, University of Chicago. We have developed a high throughput phage display pipeline that generates customized...

Thursday, January 30

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

Eppley Institute Seminar Series

"Role of antigen glycosylation in antibody binding to mucin epitopes" Cory Brooks, PhD Associate Professor California State University Fresno

Danish Bhatti, MD

Update in Parkinson's Disease: 2019 Year in Review Presenter: Danish Bhatti, MD Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, UNMC Following the...

Elizabeth A. Chrischilles, PhD

Sponsored by the Great Plains IDeA-CTR and UNMC Department of Epidemiology Join in person or via Zoom: https://unmc.zoom.us/j/4025522260 Presented by Dr....

 Ask an IT Academic Technologies Expert: Canvas

Throughout the spring 2020 semester, the UNMC Department of IT Academic Technologies will be offering weekly one-hour sessions for faculty, staff and...

Friday, January 31

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

Pediatric Writing Workshop

Attend the Pediatric Writing Workshop to develop 'Essential Skills for the Clinical Research Principal Investigator'. The two-day workshop will be held on...

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience Seminar Series

“Autoimmune seizures: from mice to humans” Olga Taraschenko, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor Chief, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program Director, Autoimmune...

Department of Biostatistics Seminar

'Comparison of biomarkers at clinically affordable operating points in trichotomous settings with applications to prostate cancer', presented by Leonidas...

Physiology Forum

"Pulmonary Function and Cardiovascular Fitness after Spinal Cord Injury" presented by Daniela Terson De Paleville, Ph.D., Department of Health and Sport...

Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Andrew Phillips "FGFR4 Cleavage in Cholangiocarcinoma" Advisor: Justin Mott, M.D., Ph.D.

Saturday, February 1

Tickets available to the sensory performance of The Lion King

UNMC employees/staff can purchase tickets to the sensory friendly performance of THE LION KING (April 25) before they go on sale to the general public....

Pediatric Writing Workshop

Attend the Pediatric Writing Workshop to develop 'Essential Skills for the Clinical Research Principal Investigator'. The two-day workshop will be held on...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

Monday, February 3

LGBTQ+ Employee Alliance Group Strategy Meeting

Join us for our monthly Strategy Meeting, where we brainstorm and talk about the ongoing direction of the group, future engagement events, and more. The...

Communication Kick Start - for AAC systems (augmentative and alternative communication)

Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. January 27, February 3 and February 10, 2020 FREE Communication Kick-Start program is offered through the RiteCare Clinic at the...

Tuesday, February 4

Black History Month: Soul Food

In celebration of Black History month, Nebraska and Clarkson Cafes will offer soul food the following days: Feb 4, 12, 20 and 28th. The menu for February...

Black History Month: Gospel Fest

Join us as we Commemorate Black History Month through music, soul food, history and discussion. Again, this year our signature kickoff event will be our...

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Presented by Dr. Howard Liu, UNMC Psychiatrist and Twitter influencer Direct questions to Nikki Hackendahl: email | 402-559-3829

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

children going through obstacle course outside

An innovative sports/play program designed to introduce children to the world of sports at an early age. Classes are open to kids ages 2-7, with or without...

Wednesday, February 5

IT - Academic Technologies

In this session, we will identify different features in Canvas students wish faculty would use to make their Canvas experience easier. We will discuss how to...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Professional Development for Patient Experience: Reflecting on Patient Observations and Perceptions Presenters: Dr. Sonja Kinney, General Ob/Gyn, UNMC and...

Thursday, February 6

 Ask an IT Academic Technologies Expert: VidGrid

Throughout the spring 2020 semester, the UNMC Department of IT Academic Technologies will be offering weekly one-hour sessions for faculty, staff and...

ETC: Education Technology Collaboration meeting

Meeting Topic: UNMC Supported Video Capture, Edit and Distribution Tools The ETC small projects working group has created a comparison of Information...

Friday, February 7

Distinguished Lecture Series

Featuring keynote speaker, Tatyana Milman, MD Friday, Feb. 7, 2020 The Distinguished Lecture Series features keynote speakers from across the country,...

Distinguished Lecture Series

Continues with lectures by Tatyana Milman, MD Ocular Pathology Review for OKAPs Friday, Feb. 7, 8 to 4 p.m. No CME Credits Available Educational...

Basic Life Support

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

2020 Lymphoma Study Group & Hematology Highlights: A Post ASH Review

This is a regional conference that has been sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center for the last 13 years. The conference is designed to...

Saturday, February 8

2020 Lymphoma Study Group & Hematology Highlights: A Post ASH Review

This is a regional conference that has been sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center for the last 13 years. The conference is designed to...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

Joslyn to host free members only event

Members of the UNMC community are invited to enjoy Joslyn's new exhibit, "Fact and Fiction in Contemporary Photography" at a members-only preview event to be...

Monday, February 10

Communication Kick Start - for AAC systems (augmentative and alternative communication)

Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. January 27, February 3 and February 10, 2020 FREE Communication Kick-Start program is offered through the RiteCare Clinic at the...

Tuesday, February 11

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Tuesday, February 11th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice...

Basic Life Support

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

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

Family & Friends CPR

is course is ideal for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life. This is NOT a...

Omaha Science Cafe - "Cognitive Functioning in Former Football Players"

Lindy Fields, Ph.D., a clinical neuropsychologist and assistant professor in the department of neurological sciences at the University of Nebraska Medical...

Wednesday, February 12

Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute

Topic for discussion: Glaucoma Presented by: Dr.s Argo, DeStefano, Ghate, Gulati

Black History Month: Soul Food

In celebration of Black History month, Nebraska and Clarkson Cafes will offer soul food the following days: Feb 4, 12, 20 and 28th. The menu for February...

IT - Academic Technologies

The session will include: Using the PowerPoint Ribbon Add-on Creating and editing activity slides using the PowerPoint Ribbon Publishing or updating...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

After the Echo: The Challenges and Realities of Raising a Child with Congenital Heart Disease Presenter: Dr. Katherine Lessman, General Ob/Gyn,...

Thursday, February 13

Emerging Professionals: Community Engagement Speaker Series

The UNMC/NM Emerging Professionals Program is kicking off their new Community Engagement Speaker Series on Thursday, February 13th. The Community Engagement...

Constructive Collaboration: Using Student Feedback and Peer Coaching to Improve Teaching

What data should be used to improve teaching? Join Faculty Development on February 10 as we focus on the importance of student reviews and peer coaching in...

Black History Month: Dominique Morgan presentation

Dominique Morgan, an Omaha Native and the national director of Black and Pink, the largest prison abolitionist organization in the United States will be on...

 Ask an IT Academic Technologies Expert: Turnitin

Throughout the spring 2020 semester, the UNMC Department of IT Academic Technologies will be offering weekly one-hour sessions for faculty, staff and...

Nebraska Gut Club: Targets and Pipelines - New Ideas in the Management of IBD

This meeting is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, residents, and fellows.

Friday, February 14

PRO Research Education Series

Topic: Research Budgets & Contracts Presented by: Ashley Servais, MPH, CHRI Research Manager Join Zoom meeting: https://unmc.zoom.us/j/354215442 Meeting...

Saturday, February 15

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

Discount offered to UNMC for “Batman” at the Omaha Symphony

The Omaha Symphony is offering a discount to members of the UNMC community to its 2019-2020 season, which includes "Batman" on Feb. 15 at 7:30pm. Tim...

Tuesday, February 18

You’re In Control: Prevention, Risk Reduction and Simple Treatment Options for Bladder Health

Presentation by Jennifer L. Cera, DNP, APRN-NP, WHNP-BC Assistant Professor, Co-Director, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Program, UNMC College of Nursing...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

children going through obstacle course outside

An innovative sports/play program designed to introduce children to the world of sports at an early age. Classes are open to kids ages 2-7, with or without...

Wednesday, February 19

Operative Experience showcase

There will be demonstrations of OEI’s Damage Control Laparotomy: fully-operative damage control surgical skills simulator. - Realistic, soft-tissue...

Operative Experience showcase

There will be demonstrations of OEI’s Damage Control Laparotomy: fully-operative damage control surgical skills simulator. - Realistic, soft-tissue...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

New Developments in Understanding how Gonadotropins Regulate Ovarian Function Presenter: Dr. John Davis, Professor and Director of Research Development,...

Thursday, February 20

CRGP Student/Postdoc Seminar

Wyatt Andersen DNA Polymerases and the Origin of Cancer-Causing Mutations Advisor: Polina Shcherbakova, PhD

Black History Month: Soul Food

In celebration of Black History month, Nebraska and Clarkson Cafes will offer soul food the following days: Feb 4, 12, 20 and 28th. The menu for February...

Black History Month: Connections Panel Presentation

Anthony Johnson Jr., a graduate student in the college of public health will be facilitating a panel presentation surrounding the intersection of...

Music as Medicine

Camille Metoyer Moten Sponsored by UNMC's College of Nursing

 Ask an IT Academic Technologies Expert: Canvas

Throughout the spring 2020 semester, the UNMC Department of IT Academic Technologies will be offering weekly one-hour sessions for faculty, staff and...

Impact in Education Awards Ceremony

The Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs created seven Impact in Education Awards to recognize the dedication and ingenuity of our...

Friday, February 21

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...

Pediatric Research Seminar

Pediatric research seminar for faculty, fellows, and residents.

Saturday, February 22

Child playing toys with a health care provider

This program provides a jump-start to accessing support and resources for children with autism and their families. Registration closes Feb. 14. FREE for...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

Sunday, February 23

Omaha Lancers offer ticket deal to UNMC

UNMC employees and students can get discounted tickets to five Omaha Lancers games during their 2019-2020 season. Tickets, which are discounted to $12, can...

Tuesday, February 25

TIAA Individual Retirement Counseling Meetings

A representative from TIAA will be at UNMC on Tuesday, February 25th. One on one counseling sessions can be scheduled through TIAA's counseling advice...

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...

stick people holding hands, one using a wheelchair.

Registration is open to individuals with a developmental disability ages 10 - 21. Please note, this program does not support individuals with behavioral...

children going through obstacle course outside

An innovative sports/play program designed to introduce children to the world of sports at an early age. Classes are open to kids ages 2-7, with or without...

January 27 - February 25, 2020