University of Nebraska Medical Center

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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

Author talk with Monica Schmidt

On November 7 at noon, the McGoogan Health Sciences Library will host an author talk with Monica M. Schmidt, MA, LMHC, IADC, LCPC, titled “Late of the 5th Northumberland Fusiliers: Dr. John H. Watson’s Invisible War.” A licensed mental health counselor and Sherlock Holmes expert, Ms. Schmidt will explore the movement from mere literary fiction […]

Oct 25, 2023

Photo of Dr. John H. Watson and information about the November 7 author talk

Presentation by Mary Lou Falcone October 30

Co-sponsored by the Office of the Chancellor and the Leon S. McGoogan Health Sciences Library, Mary Lou Falcone will present from her recent book, “I Didn’t See It Coming: Scenes of Love, Loss and Lewy Body Dementia.” The October 30 presentation will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in room 2018 of the Michael […]

Oct 24, 2023

Mary Lou Falcone presentation info overlay on a gray graphic