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November 5, 2015 – “NeHII Overview and Demonstration of the Virtual Health Record”

College of Public Health Grand Rounds Maurer College of Public Health, 3013 November 5, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm “NeHII Overview and Demonstration of the Virtual Health Record” Deb Bass CEO Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII, Inc.) Connie Pratt Program Director Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII, Inc.) Peggy Wenstrand Clinical Implementation Specialist Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII, Inc.) Ms. Deborah Bass serves as the Chief Executive Officer and active board member of the Nebraska Health Information Initiative (NeHII).  NeHII, Inc. is the statewide health information… Continue Reading

October 21, 2015 – “Examining the Public Health Threat of Gasoline Emissions in Urban Areas.”

College of Public Health Grand Rounds Maurer College of Public Health, 3013 October 21, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm “Examining the Public Health Threat of Gasoline Emissions in Urban Areas.” Todd C. Sneller – Administrator, Nebraska Ethanol Board and  Chair, Clean Fuels Development Coalition University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health October 21, 2015 Noon — 1:00 p.m. MCPH Room 3013 WATCH RECORDING

September 1, 2015 – “iExcel”

College of Public Health Grand Rounds “iExcel” – presented by H. Dele Davies, M.D., Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health September 1, 2015 Noon — 1:00 p.m. MCPH Room 3013 WATCH RECORDING  

April 13, 2015 – “Innovation means doing things differently: Why mistakes are part of a leader’s job and how to manage them”

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Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation and the UNMC College of Public Health – Grand Rounds Innovation means doing things differently:  Why mistakes are part of a leader’s job and how to manage them This talk will center on two major topics.  The first will center on how leaders can manage and support the innovation process.  Case illustrations will be used and emerging research from the Leadership and Innovation Lab at Penn State lab will be shared. Sam Hunter, PhD Associate Professor of Industrial and Organizational Psychology… Continue Reading

March 18, 2015 – Two Presenter – “A Translation of the ‘Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer’s Caregivers: Offering Useful Tools’ Intervention into a Primary Care Setting.” & “Understanding and Addressing STDs in Omaha: The Adolescent Health Project.”

UNMC College of Public Health Grand Rounds Two presentations: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 12:00-1:00 pm MCPH 3013 “A Translation of the ‘Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer’s Caregivers: Offering Useful Tools’ Intervention into a Primary Care Setting.” Asia Sikora Kessler, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Social, & Behavioral Health College of Public Health Objectives: Understand caregiver stress and burden in contrast to non-caregivers, with specific focus and Alzheimer’s caregivers Identification of existing Alzheimer’s caregiver interventions to reduce stress and burden Results from a pilot study… Continue Reading

March 4, 2015 – “Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age: Past, Present, and Future Implications for Public Health.”

UNMC College of Public Health Grand Rounds “Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age: Past, Present, and Future Implications for Public Health.” Eric R. Buhi, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Science, Graduate School of Public Health Associate Director, Center for Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age San Diego State University Wednesday, March 4, 2015 12:00-1:00 pm MCPH 3013 Objectives: At the end of the presentation, participants will be able to define human dynamics. At the end of the presentation, participants will… Continue Reading