University of Nebraska Medical Center

Author: Belinda Boelter

McGoogan Library seeking ‘living books’ on women’s health

The theme for the upcoming living library is ‘Bringing Stories of Women’s Health to the Forefront.’

Dec 5, 2023

UNMC McGoogan Health Sciences Library branded graphic with copy Call for "living book" applications Bringing Stories of Women's Health to the Forefront

De-stress week student snack break scheduled for December 5

Finals week is rapidly approaching and the end of the semester is drawing near. McGoogan Health Sciences Library is hosting a student snack break on December 5. UNMC Omaha campus students can stop by Level 6 of the library in Wittson Hall (WHM) near the AskUs desk at 10 a.m., grab some healthy snacks (while […]

Nov 27, 2023

Granola bar graphic with fall leaves

“A Life Well Lived: Remembering Dr. Stanley M. Truhlsen” online exhibit opens on Dr. Truhlsen’s birthday, November 13

McGoogan Health Sciences Library is delighted to share that the physical exhibit honoring Dr. Stanley M. Truhlsen’s life and career now has a virtual format. In June 2023, the physical display in the first-floor lobby of the Truhlsen Eye Institute opened to the public. With the launch of an online exhibit, attendees from across the […]

Nov 13, 2023

A life Well Lived: Remembering Dr. Stanley M. Truhlsen — New online exhibit open!

McGoogan Session: Native Healers: Susan La Flesche Picotte, MD

As a physician, Susan La Flesche Picotte, MD, committed to walking a line between two cultures. She learned the ways of the white medicine-men, as the first Native American to receive a western medical degree, while still maintaining the traditions of her people, Nebraska’s Omaha Tribe. Join Carrie Meyer, head of archives and special collections […]

Nov 1, 2023

Portrait of Susan La Flesche Picotte, MD, as a medical student at the Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, c. 1888 Courtesy of the National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution, Negative 54752