UNMC Family Medicine Connect

Resident and Faculty of the Month: September

Resident of the Month: Dr. Lexi Erbst was nominated for Resident of the Month for taking so much One World call this past month and helping the inpatient team. Faculty of the Month: Dr. Toby Free was nominated for Faculty of the Month for his ability to teach residents how to perform colonoscopies. Congratulations!

Mobile medical simulation training book to be published

Springer Publications has accepted an offer to produce a book on mobile medical simulation training. Family Medicine Professor, Dr. Paul Paulman is the principal investigator of the Simulation Nebraska (or SIM-NE) $5.5 million grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. Other personnel involved include Clinical Professor, Dr. Audrey Paulman, Brian Monaghan, Doug Dekker, and Meg Davis.

SHARING says farewell to Dr. Medder

Dr. Jim Medder’s 20 years of service to the SHARING clinics was celebrated by members of the SHARING faculty committee. As one of the founding faculty of SHARING, Dr. Medder staffed over 1000 SHARING clinics and provided continuity care between patient visits. While the clinics started with only a handful of students, under his leadership it has grown to an important part of the interprofessional… Continue Reading

Resident and Faculty of the Month: August

Residents of the Month: Dr. Dawn Ommen and Dr. Melanie Menning were nominated and joint winners for creating Mandatory Fun Thursdays on Inpatient in July. Multiple residents commented on their positive attitudes each day of the month. Congratulations Dawn and Melanie! Faculty of the Month: Dr. Carl Bryce was selected as faculty of the month for helping residents get settled in clinic, developing clinic workflow… Continue Reading