Category: Medical Students

Faculty, students represent at SSRFC national meeting

The Society of Student Run Free Clinics hosted its national meeting on January 30-31 in Phoenix, Arizona. The two-day conference consisted of workshops, poster presentations, and oral presentations where students had the opportunity to present their clinic models with student-run free clinics from various institutions. Twelve UNMC students made up part of the 550 attendees where […]

Feb 1, 2016

Paulman Passes Predoctoral Baton

Since 1984, Dr. Paul Paulman has assisted in the education of thousands of medical students. With the assistance of rural community preceptors and faculty, Dr. Paulman has had great success as the Predoctoral Education Director for the Department of Family Medicine. As of January 12, Dr. Paulman has stepped down from his role and passing the baton to […]

Jan 22, 2016

Medical Student Selected for NASA Clerkship

Miranda Mesloh, an UNMC fourth-year medical student, is one of six students selected for NASA’s Aerospace Medicine Clerkship, a four week clerkship at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Mesloh is earning a Family Medicine academic credit for her participation. The clerkship involves “formal lectures on space medicine topics and issues, as well as […]

Jan 8, 2016

Rural Rotation Experience: Samantha Pilmaier

Samantha Pilmaier, a third-year medical student from Elkhorn, started her Family Medicine rural rotation on August 31, 2015 in Holdrege, Nebraska at Family Medical Specialties. After eight weeks in Holdrege, Samantha shared her experience about why the rotation was so beneficial to her education. What has been the most rewarding part of your experience? The most rewarding […]

Jan 4, 2016