Emergency Medicine

Class of 2015 Graduation – “Legacy and Learning in a Time of Growth”

With the transition from June to July we officially said goodbye to the Class of 2015 and welcomed the Class of 2018 to the UNMC EM family. Below are comments I made at our graduation ceremony this year. We look forward to seeing this new class grow and develop a legacy of their own. After spending a month with them during orientation they are off… Continue Reading

This ain't your mama's HBO…


“It follows then as certain as that night succeeds the day, that without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and with it, everything honorable and glorious.” – George Washington Rumor has it that George Washington said this very phrase to Dr. Cooper the day he joined the navy.  After finishing his service in the Navy as a submarine medical officer, our very… Continue Reading