Month: March 2017

19 Residents, 4 Sub-Interns to Join Program

The Department of Family Medicine will welcome 19 new house officers and four sub-interns for the traditional, urban underserved, rural training track, and advanced rural training track programs for the 2017-2018 year. UNMC Match Day was held on March 17, 2017. Advanced Rural Training Program: Hannah Baldridge Ian Engebretsen Jamie Kielian Sandra Torres Traditional Program: […]

Mar 31, 2017

4th Annual Resident Research Symposium

The 4th Annual Resident Research Symposium on March 29, featured 14 poster presentations and 8¬†oral presentations from Department of Family Medicine residents. The top presenters are recognized at the annual event attended by faculty, residents, and staff. This year’s winners were: Oral presentation First:¬†Christine Broszko, M.D., for “CenterPregnancy (CP): A Prospective Study to Evaluate Maternal […]

Mar 30, 2017

Lanik Heads NAFP Scientific Affairs Committee

Assistant Professor Aaron Lanik, MD, serves as the Chairman of the Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians Scientific Affairs Committee. Duties of the Scientific Affairs Committee includes putting together programs and medical education topics for the NAFP’s 69th Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly. Assistant Professor, Douglas Inciarte, MD, is also a member of the committee. The […]

Mar 29, 2017

2017-2018 Chief Residents Announced

The Department of Family Medicine Residency Program announced the new Chief Residents for the 2017-2018 academic year: Kaitlin Hahn and Korey Kasper. A special thanks to outgoing chiefs – Jamil Neme and Nate Renes for their hard work and dedication to the residency program. Congratulations Kaitlin and Korey!

Mar 16, 2017

Faculty presents at STFM Conference

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Medical Student Education Conference took place in Anaheim, California from February 9-12. Several UNMC Family Medicine faculty members represented the department as presenters at the annual conference. Associate Professors, Jessica Koran-Scholl, PhD, and Birgit Khandalavala, MBBS, had several opportunities to present their research with a poster, special topics […]

Mar 8, 2017