Anesthesiology

Walker Thomas and Dr. Sasha Shillcutt Published in JASE

UNMC Department of Anesthesiology’s Walker R. Thomas, RDCS, FASE and Sasha K. Shillcutt, MD, MS, FASE were published in The Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (JASE) in January 2017. The article titled “Council on Perioperative Echocardiography Communications (COPE) Building a Perioperative Echocardiography Team: Critical and Necessary” described the creation of a successful echocardiography team, including the role of the sonographer and the extra teaching he… Continue Reading

Dr. Hanjun Wang receives The New Investigator Award

Hanjun Wang, MD was recently presented The New Investigator Award. This is an award for outstanding UNMC scientists who have secured their first funding from a national source, such as the National Institute of Health or the Department of Defense. The person who receives the award must exhibit scholarly activity within their research or national presentations. Dr. Wang has been with UNMC since 2007 and… Continue Reading

The Open Door Mission’s Adopt a Family Program Inspires Our Residents

For most of us, the holiday season is a wonderful time of joyous giving and sharing good will with family and friends. There are many families, however, who face financial struggles throughout the year. Some have even lost their homes and ended up living in homeless shelters or on the streets. For these individuals, there is little hope to purchase presents or even the bare… Continue Reading