Events

September 26 - October 25, 2021

Monday, September 27

Natasha Kyprianou, MBBS, PhD

"Phenotypic Reprogramming Overcomes Therapeutic Resistance in Prostate Cancer"

11:30am
Virtual Event

Tuesday, September 28

Hispanic Heritage Month Food Tour: Sal Mex

Get to know Omaha one bite at a time! Discover the Hispanic food scene at The Heart of Omaha Food Tour as we bring you to the area's most historic and...

Wednesday, September 29

Pathology and Microbiology Basic Science Seminar Series

Catherine Brissette, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences. “A...

Delay the Disease in Parkinson's Disease

This mini-fellowship aims to improve neurological care for patients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD). The course is designed to reach health care providers...

12pm
Virtual Event
Hispanic Heritage Month: Meat Packing Plants Research Panel

Athena Ramos, PhD (assistant professor, UNMC Department of Health Promotion) will serve as host for the discussion. Guest panelists include: Abigail Lowe,...

Thursday, September 30

Rong Li, PhD

"Breaking Down Cancer Defense Line Against Anti-Tumor Immune Infiltration" - Rong Li, PhD, Chair, Ross Professor of Basic Science Research, Dept. of...

10am
Virtual Event
Student Health Insurance Panel Discussion

As you start to settle into the routine of the fall semester, you may find yourself asking questions regarding student health insurance. The American health...

So-Youn Kim, PhD

"From Bench to Bedside: Current Discoveries and Future Possibility of Fertility Preservation"

11:30am
Virtual Event
Presenter Dominique Morgan for Apple Watch Pride Campaign

Many advocates and community leaders depend on the inherent talents they possess. Raw talent and passion are great starter ingredients but how do you turn...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Ask the Expert Monthly Session - Canvas

Session Description: "Ask the Expert" is a revolving monthly session to support faculty and staff with specific questions related to key Academic Technology...

Pamela May, PhD

COVID-19 and cognition: Review of recent studies Presenter: Pam May, PhD, ABPP, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, UNMC Following the...

12pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 1

Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience - Seminar Series

“Mitochondria and Mitochondrial Cascades in Alzheimer’s Disease” Russell H. Swerdlow, MD Gene and Marge Sweeney Professor Professor of Neurology, Molecular...

9am
Virtual Event
Physiology Forum

"Role of Neutrophils in Wound Healing Following Myocardial Infarction" presented by John Daseke, Graduate Student, department of Cellular & Integrative...

Josh Levitsky, MD, MS, FAST, FAASLD

"Immunosuppression Minimization and Withdrawal after Liver Transplantation" Speaker: Josh Levitsky, MD, MS, FAST, FAASLD Professor of Medicine, Northwestern...

12pm
Virtual Event
 Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Caroline Seilstad Cross-xenograft: A novel model system for the study of pancreatic cancer metastasis Michael A. (Tony) Hollingsworth, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, October 5

Hispanic Heritage Month Food Tour: Chinchorro Boricua

Get to know Omaha one bite at a time! Discover the Hispanic food scene at The Heart of Omaha Food Tour as we bring you to the area's most historic and...

IMPACT PD - Using Poll Everywhere to Engage Your Hybrid Learners

Session Description: Poll Everywhere lets you harness technology to create interactive presentations that help students stay engaged. Gain a deeper...

Wednesday, October 6

 handwritten toe tags that represent migrants who have died trying to cross the Sonoran Desert of Arizona between the mid-1990s and 2019

Hostile Terrain 94 (HT94) is a participatory art project sponsored and organized by the Undocumented Migration Project (UMP), a non-profit...

10am
Virtual Event
Delay the Disease in Parkinson's Disease

This mini-fellowship aims to improve neurological care for patients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD). The course is designed to reach health care providers...

12pm
Virtual Event
Intersection of Hispanic Heritage, Medicine, and Domestic Violence

The Student Life Inclusion and Diversity Office (SLIDO), EMPOWER, and the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center (GSRC) are joining forces during Hispanic...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome - Should it be a Diagnosis of Exclusion??? Presenter: Dr. Sylvia Ziegenbein, Assistant Professor, General Obstetrics and...

Thursday, October 7

REframe Series  |  Strategies to Diversity Your Faculty Search

Want to create a more diverse candidate pool? During this session led by Autumn Reed, PhD, you'll discover tangible measures that foster diversity and...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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In lieu of our monthly meeting, the ETC members are encouraged to attend InstructureCon on October 7, 2021. Registration information can be found HERE. The...

12pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 8

A. Ross McIntyre Cardio-Renal Seminar

"Towards Common Solutions to Uncommon (rare) Diseases" presented by Henry M. Colecraft, Ph.D, department of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics, Columbia...

Muhammed Baljevic, MD, FACP

"Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance and Smoldering Multiple Myeloma" Speaker: Muhamed Baljevic, MD, FACP Assistant Professor of...

12pm
Virtual Event
 Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Savanna Wallin Developing Small Molecule Inhibitors that Inhibit RAD52-based DNA Repair for Cancer Therapy Gloria Borgstahl, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 11

Nebraska Medical Choir

Under the direction of Dr. Kati Cox, UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and Children's Hospital & Medical Center faculty, staff, and students gather as the Nebraska...

Library Speaker Series featuring Dr. Deirdre Cooper-Owens

Why Health Sciences Students Need the Humanities

11:30am
Virtual Event
Agriculture & Health Summit October 11-13

The Nebraska Food for Health Center is pleased to be bringing together a global community of food producers, scientific and medical experts, and others for...

Tuesday, October 12

Hispanic Heritage Month: Meat Packing Plants Broader Context

This event is meant to bring awareness to the impacts the COVID pandemic had on meatpacking plant workers and their families. The panel will include...

IMPACT PD - Creating Classroom-Based Surveys and Quizzes Using Microsoft Forms

Session Description: Microsoft Forms can be used to assess your students, collect feedback, and collaborate with others. Learn how to use Microsoft Forms to...

Wednesday, October 13

Delay the Disease in Parkinson's Disease

This mini-fellowship aims to improve neurological care for patients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD). The course is designed to reach health care providers...

12pm
Virtual Event
Division of Hospital Medicine Research Speaker Series

Join Jana Wardian, Ph.D., MSW, along with an elite group of leading voices in research every second Wednesday from 12 PM to 1 PM. Each month you will learn...

Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Changing Ob/Gyn Racial Inequities with a Growth Mindset Presenter: Sheritta A. Strong, MD, DFAPA - Assist VC of Inclusion, UNMC; Assist Prof, Dept of...

Thursday, October 14

REframe Series  |  Equity-Minded Faculty Workloads by Design

The unequal distribution of faculty workload is one of the most important, yet least talked about, inequities that shape the experiences of faculty members...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Weimin Tang - Final Oral Examination

CXCR4 Targeting Carriers for siRNA Delivery to Treat Acute Kidney Injury

Conversations for Inclusive Excellence (CFIE's)

Join us every second Thursday of the month from 2-3pm. UNMC’s Office of Inclusion invites you, students, staff and faculty to monthly held ”Conversations...

2pm
Virtual Event

Friday, October 15

2021 Diabetes Update

The 2021 Diabetes Update virtual symposium will provide an update on diabetes management with emphasis on integrating a social needs evaluation for diabetes...

7am
Virtual Event
 CHRI Pediatric Research Seminar Series

The CHRI Pediatric Research Seminar Series features internal and guest speakers presenting on a wide variety of topics related to child health. The series is...

12pm
Virtual Event
Hispanic Heritage Month: Juegos & Prizes

Join the Office of Inclusion and Equity and the Student Life Inclusion and Diversity Office (SLIDO) for an afternoon of games and prizes in celebration of...

Dr. Cynthia Herrick

"Social Determinants of Health and Diabetes: Research Perspectives" Speaker: Cynthia Herrick, MD, MPHS Associate Professor Of Medicine, Division of...

12pm
Virtual Event
 Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Clara Mundry Title: TBD Micheal A. (Tony) Hollingsworth, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Monday, October 18

Nebraska Medical Choir

Under the direction of Dr. Kati Cox, UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and Children's Hospital & Medical Center faculty, staff, and students gather as the Nebraska...

Tuesday, October 19

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Lecture Series

Join us virtually as we look into the health and wellbeing benefits of getting up, going outside, and getting moving. Have you ever heard of ‘forest...

12pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 20

Peter Angelos, MD, PhD, FACS, MAMSE

Peter Angelos, MD, PhD, FACS, MAMSE Linda Kohler Anderson Professor of Surgery and Surgical Ethics; Vice Chair for Ethics, Professional Development, and...

8am
Virtual Event
Delay the Disease in Parkinson's Disease

This mini-fellowship aims to improve neurological care for patients with Parkinson’s Disease (PD). The course is designed to reach health care providers...

12pm
Virtual Event
Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds

Use of Endocrine Therapy in Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer Presenter: Dr. Kassie Frith, HO3 Objectives: 1. ...

Thursday, October 21

IMPACT PD - Using the Presenter Coach in Microsoft PowerPoint to Enhance Your Video Presence

Session Description: Microsoft has provided an asset to help you prepare in private to give more effective presentations. The Presenter Coach evaluates your...

Friday, October 22

Dr. John Schleifer

"Advances in Atrial Fibrillation Treatment" Speaker: John William Schleifer, MD Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine University of Nebraska Medical...

12pm
Virtual Event
 Cancer Research Program & Cancer Biology Training Program Student Seminar

Catherine Johnson Title: TBD Leah Cook, PhD

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, October 23

Omaha Walk for 1 in 100

Join us as we walk for the more than 2.5 million people living with congenital heart disease (CHD) across the country. Since 1998, the Adult Congenital Heart...

Sunday, October 24

MMI Drive Thru Trunk or Treat

Come enjoy a socially-distanced event for children with disabilities and their families.

Monday, October 25

Nebraska Medical Choir

Under the direction of Dr. Kati Cox, UNMC, Nebraska Medicine, and Children's Hospital & Medical Center faculty, staff, and students gather as the Nebraska...

Resident Chronicles

Emotional debriefs to explore your own experiences as a n internal medicine resident.

September 26 - October 25, 2021