Events

September 29 - October 28, 2020

Tuesday, September 29

Pathology and Microbiology & IPID Graduate Student Research Seminar

Matthew Martens, Ph.D. Candidate Advisor: Dr. Paul Davis "Screening of marinopyrrole derivatives identifies a novel pan-parasitic molecule promoting...

9am
Virtual Event
All-campus forum Sept. 29

UNMC Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, MD, will hold a virtual all-campus forum to address the UNMC community on Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 1:30 p.m. Ted Cieslak, MD,...

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 30

RIU Finding the Balance

Finding the Balance explores the stress we are all feeling about the pandemic, then dives into self-care strategies.

9am
Virtual Event
IMPACT PD - Canvas Course Design Strategies

Session Description: Using the ADDIE design model for learning, a five-phase approach to building effective learning solutions, enhance your Canvas courses...

12pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 1

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Angie Rizzino, PhD, Professor, Eppley Institute

"The Ying and Yang of SOX2: Growth Promotion and Growth Inhibition" - Angie Rizzino, PhD, Professor, Eppley Institute

10am
Virtual Event
Omaha Science Cafe - "Psychological Stress of Bias & Racism"

Join Sheritta Strong, MD, Director for Inclusion and adult psychiatrist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) on Oct. 1 as she presents,...

10am
Virtual Event
ETC

The Education Technology Collaboration (ETC) Special Interest Group connects members with an interest in using and experimenting with new educational...

12pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 2

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Dept. of Biostatistics Seminar- James Hodges, PhD, University of Minnesota

Statistical Methods Research Done As Science Rather Than Mathematics

11am
Virtual Event
Department of Neurological Sciences Grand Rounds

Therapies in the Pipeline for Huntington's Disease Presenter: Amy Hellman, MD, Assistant Professor, UNMC, Department of Neurological Sciences Following the...

11:50am
Virtual Event
Book Club Series: The Neuroscience of Learning

The Neuroscience of Learning session will feature the book, Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning Click to access e-book Drawing on cognitive...

12pm
Virtual Event
Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

“Primary Care Transformation:Population Health ” Speaker:Stephen Morhring, M.D.,UNMC Sponsoring Division: General Internal Medicine

12pm
Virtual Event
Pediatric Research Seminar

Pediatric research seminar for faculty, fellows, and residents.

Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Rubayat Khan "TBA" Advisor: Davidy Oupicky, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 3

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Sunday, October 4

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Monday, October 5

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Student Night at Film Streams

Student Night Supported by the University of Nebraska Medical Center and The University of Nebraska at Omaha The first Monday of every month, all regular...

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...

Tuesday, October 6

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Wednesday, October 7

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Backstage Pass

Backstage Pass is intended for individuals who want to explore each allied health and nursing profession more closely.

IMPACT PD - Making Better PowerPoint Presentations

Session Description: Microsoft PowerPoint is one of the most utilized technology tools in the classroom environment, yet most do not realize the basic...

12pm
Virtual Event
Hans-Joerg TIede

Grand Rounds Event at the College of Public Health. Speaker is Hans-Joerg Tiede, Senior Program Officer at the American Association of University...

12pm
Virtual Event
Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

October 7, 2020 Cancer in Pregnancy Presenter: Dr. Heather Said, Maternal Fetal Medicine, UNMC Objectives: 1. Review common...

1pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 8

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Building Capacity Toward a Culture of Inclusive Excellence

The interactive workshpp consists of four, one-hour sessions that build upon each other and embrace the concepts of the Inclusive Design Framework. The first...

Precision Medicine Workshop

The 2020 Precision Medicine Workshop, presented by the BERD KCA of the Great Plains IDeA-CTR, brings in two world-recognized experts to present their...

Eppley Seminar Series

Irfan A. Asangani, PhD, Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

10am
Virtual Event

Friday, October 9

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

2020 Diabetes Update

The 2020 Diabetes Update will be an update on diabetes management with emphasis on hypoglycemia, treatment options and strategies for patients with...

8am
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 10

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Sunday, October 11

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Monday, October 12

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Tuesday, October 13

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

IMPACT PD - Learning How People Learn

Session Description: Learn how understanding multiple intelligences, learning styles, whole-brain thinking, and the design process can change one’s...

Wednesday, October 14

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

CON Faculty Mentoring Training

CIMER Competency: Assessing Understanding Please register at: https://unmcredcap.unmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=PTD9389X7M

12pm
Virtual Event
IMPACT PD - Making Better PowerPoint Presentations

Session Description: Microsoft PowerPoint is one of the most utilized technology tools in the classroom environment, yet most do not realize the basic...

12pm
Virtual Event
Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

October 14, 2020 The Application and Use of Pessaries in the Gynecologic Clinic Presenter: Dr. Kristin Rooney, Urogynecology, UNMC Objectives: ...

1pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 15

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

CanvasCon

Yes, CanvasCon is virtual this year, but it's still live! (Well, mostly.) Live keynotes will kick off at 10 a.m. (1000 UTC) in the following timezones:...

10am
Virtual Event
Eastern Nebraska Stroke Case Conference

This virtual conference will provide important medical information for stroke caregivers throughout Nebraska and Western Iowa. Case study presentations will...

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 16

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Pediatric Research Seminar

Pediatric research seminar for faculty, fellows, and residents. Virtual via Zoom: https://unmc.zoom.us/j/141599568 [unmc.zoom.us]

Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Nicholas Mullen "TBA" Advisor: Pankaj Singh, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event
What's Your Worth? Negotiation Skills Workshop

Join us on October 16 from 3-5 PM to learn how to think about your net value and communicate your needs in these unprecedented times. UNMC’s Office of...

3pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 17

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Sunday, October 18

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Monday, October 19

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Tuesday, October 20

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

IMPACT PD - Using Social Media for Teaching

Session Description: Learn how to leverage Twitter for building your own professional learning community and knowledge base. Gain insight into how to...

12pm
Virtual Event
Population-level Monitoring of Infant/Toddler Development: The World Health Organization’s Global Scale for Early Development

Children grow and mature at different rates, which can be influenced by environmental factors, especially in younger children. Attend the next Olson Center...

12pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 21

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

What Comes After Postdoc? Tips for Successful Transition into the Workforce.

Adam J. Case, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, will provide information on the transition from postdoc to the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

October 21, 2020 Primary Care Updates for the Gynecologist Presenter: Dr. Katherine Lessman, General Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNMC Objectives: ...

1pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, October 22

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

IMPACT PD - Key Issues in Learning

Session Description: Gain insight into the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative survey of the higher education community. Focus on the top skills and competencies...

12pm
Virtual Event
Improv Series: Unit 1 – Decoding Emotional Intelligence

Our advanced communication skills workshops provide strategies to enhance on-the-spot thinking, hone your instincts to accurately read emotions and intent,...

Friday, October 23

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Pediatric Fellows Academy

Biostatistics, Holly Roberts, PhD, Licensed Psychologist, UNMC/Munroe Meyer

Saturday, October 24

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Scary Cases

The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery is hosting “Scary Cases,” a conference designed to review real-life unique and rare cases in...

Sunday, October 25

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Monday, October 26

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

Residency Bake Off!

Based on resident response, we plan to hold these events monthly with seasonal themes! Our goal is for groups of 4-6 residents to meet on the weekends before...

Tuesday, October 27

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

The Business Side of Science - Career Opportunities

Michael Dixon, PhD, President and CEO, UNeMed Corporation will present information about business development and patent law opportunities. An email...

Wednesday, October 28

Emerging Professionals Program Blood Drive competition

Volunteering is difficult right now. But giving back doesn't have to be. And one of the many things our community needs right now is blood. That’s why we’re...

SPAdmin Buzz Session

Join Sponsored Programs Administration for the latest research administration updates. Bring your questions!

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

October 28, 2020 Menopause: Physiology, Symptoms, and Treatment Strategies Presenter: Dr. Anna Adamson, HO2, Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNMC ...

1pm
Virtual Event

September 29 - October 28, 2020