Month: February 2016

Rural Rotation Experience: Jens Johnson

In August, third year medical student, Jens Johnson, spent eight weeks in his hometown of Chadron, Nebraska for his rural community Family Medicine rotation. Jens spent time at Chadron Medical Clinic and Chadron Community Hospital and shared some of his experiences and appreciation for his hometown. What was the most rewarding part of your rural […]

Feb 15, 2016

Rural Preceptor Spotlight: Dr. Ryan Banks

Ryan Banks, MD, is an University of Nebraska Medicine Center medical school graduate and an alum of the Family Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Banks now serves as a provider and rural preceptor for UNMC students in O’Neill, Nebraska for Avera Medical Group. Dr. Banks served as a preceptor in November 2015 for third year student Alexis […]

Feb 12, 2016

Resident of the Month: February

Family Medicine house officer II, Jamil Neme, MD, was named February’s Resident of the Month. Dr. Neme has done an exceptional job representing the Family Medicine program. He willingly did many coffee tours, lunches, and dinner for resident candidates and recently participated in a panel for religion in healthcare – specifically speaking about care of […]

Feb 11, 2016

Manual edited by Family Medicine faculty published in Japanese

The third edition of Taylor’s Differential Diagnosis Manual: Symptoms and Signs in the Time-Limited Encounter has recently been published in Japanese. The English language version was edited by Family Medicine faculty members, Paul Paulman, MD; Audrey Paulman, MD, MMM; Jeffrey Harrison, MD; and Kimberly Jarzynka, MD. Several other Family Medicine faculty members contributed to the book. […]

Feb 9, 2016

Family Medicine Elective sends student to home country

Fourth year medical student, Christina Nguyen moved to the United States from Vietnam when she was twelve years old. She returned to Vietnam this month to complete FMED 761, a global health elective. Christina will complete a rotation at the Institute for Community Health Research-Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Hue City, Vietnam. The […]

Feb 5, 2016