Month: July 2016

Resident of the Month: July

Family Medicine house officer, Dawn Ommen, MD, was named Resident of the Month for July. Dawn was nominated for “going above and beyond as night mole helping new interns”. Congratulations!

Jul 28, 2016

Family Medicine Professors Big Role in New SIM Mobile Unit

Family Medicine Professor and Assistant Dean for Clinical Skills, Paul Paulman, MD, served as the principal investigator in the partnership with The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to obtain a $5.5 million grant for the Simulation in Motion-Nebraska (SIM-NE) mobile simulations unit. Clinical Professor, Audrey Paulman, MD, MMM, also assisted with fundraising […]

Jul 25, 2016

Paulman guest editor for Physicians Bulletin

Department of Family Medicine Clinical Professor, Audrey Paulman, MD, MMM, served as guest editor of the May/June Issue of the Physicians Bulletin, a bimonthly publication from the Metro Omaha Medical Society. Paulman’s focus as editor was on leadership and “the personal and professional choices that these physicians made as they chose a career commitment to […]

Jul 25, 2016

Mathews Works with Olympic Hopefuls

For almost two weeks this summer, Assistant Professor Monty Mathews took his practice to Omaha’s Century Link Center, home to the 2016 Olympic Swim Trials. This is not the first time Dr. Mathews has provided care for Olympic bound athletes. He also provided care at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Swim Trials. Dr. Mathews, along […]

Jul 14, 2016

Variety of department involvement for M3 send-off

The 2016-2017 academic year for the Department of Family Medicine begins with organizing six, eight-week rural rotations for third-year medical students. A family medicine preceptorship experience is required for all students. There is no comparable way for the student to observe the physician in his/her medical, ethical, and community relationships. Eighteen UNMC students are visiting fifteen different rural […]

Jul 8, 2016