Month: July 2020

Family Medicine staff selected for Silver U award

Congratulations to Department of Family Medicine Office Associate Alec Kudrna for being selected as the College of Medicine Silver U awardee for August.¬† This is in recognition for his work on the opening and transition of overflow COVID-19 clinics in March-May 2020.¬†Kudrna ensured that Family Medicine providers were privileged and all providers who were reassigned […]

July 31, 2020

New residents attend session on race, bias, and white privilege

Several Department of Family Medicine faculty collaborated to develop a session on race, bias, and white privilege as part of new resident orientation for the 2020 intern class. On Monday, July 27, twenty-one residents and eight faculty members gathered in small groups and over Zoom to discuss various topics on race and bias. Highlights of […]

July 29, 2020

Dr. Hay commentary printed in Omaha World-Herald

Department of Family Medicine Clinical Associate Professor Dr. William Hay provided commentary to the Omaha World-Herald in a June 28 article. Dr. Hay is also the medical director for the UNMC SHARING Clinics. Read “Midlands Voices: Enormous need for Medicaid expansion in Nebraska” on the Omaha World-Herald website.

July 2, 2020

2020 Resident Graduation

The Department of Family Medicine gathered for the first ever virtual graduation ceremony on Sunday, June 28. The ceremony was held virtually to ensure the health and safety of others during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Despite the change in program, faculty, staff, residents, and their families still came together to celebrate the accomplishments of our 2020 […]

July 1, 2020