The Interprofessional Academy of Educators to Present Teaching Launchpad Program

The Interprofessional Academy of Educators (IAE) will hold its first training program, Teaching Launchpad, beginning September 16, 2016. This four-session series is targeted for UNMC health sciences faculty and staff who are new to teaching or assuming a new teaching role. The sessions will run from September-May. Series Schedule: • Course Development: September 16, 2016 • Assessment & Evaluation: November 18, 2016 • Teaching Strategies:… Continue Reading

Dr. Sasha Shillcutt AMA’s 2016 Inspirational Physician

One of our own Cardiac Anesthesiologists, Dr. Sasha Shillcutt, was recently recognized as one of the American Medical Association’s 2016 Inspirational Physicians. This special recognition is presented to physicians who were nominated by their peers for leading and inspiring others throughout their own professional journey. Dr. Shillcutt also serves as the Vice Chair of Strategy and Clinical Transformation, Director of Clinical and Translational Research, and Director of… Continue Reading

Kimberley Haynes-Henson, MD to present at October Conference on Opioid Abuse

On Friday, October 14, 2016, UNMC will be hosting the conference “Charting the Road to Recovery: Nebraska’s Response to Opioid Abuse” which will be held in the Michael F. Sorrell Center from 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. This conference is presented as part of a collaboration between the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the Nebraska Attorney General and the U.S. Attorney’s office with the goal… Continue Reading