University of Nebraska Medical Center

Tag: Cytology

Donnelly takes U.S. cytology back to Greece

Ever wonder where the name Pap smear came from? The cytology field began with George Nicholas Papanicolaou, MD, and his development of screening for cervical cancer, or Pap smear. One of the first things our diagnostic cytology students learn is about Dr. Papanicolaou’s history and his birthplace in Kymi, Greece. But to our students and […]

May 7, 2024

Amber with the Mayor