Research Announcements

Community Based Participatory Research Workshop

May 23, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
College of Public Health, Room 3013

This workshop is for those interested in learning about community engaged research, finding a mentor, or becoming a mentor for someone who is utilizing community engaged research approaches from the academic (faculty or staff) or community partner perspectives.

Although there is no charge to attend, registration is required.  Contact Heather Braddock email or 402-552-2260 for information

Key Components for Mentoring Clinical & Behavioral Research

Special Topics Seminar

May 17, 2018
12-1 p.m.
Michael F Sorrell Center, Room 2010

Mentoring is no small task — and mentoring scholars working in the diverse areas of clinical and behavioral research comes with its unique circumstances and challenges. Discover ways to help align expectations, assess understanding, address equity and inclusion, foster independence, and more.
Speaker: Dr. Lani (Chi Chi) Zimmerman, Professor, CON

This event is sponsored by the Faculty Mentoring Program.  If you have questions please contact Dr. Rowan Zetterman.

Spotlight on Scholarship Events Scheduled for May

The Academy of Interprofessional Educators will sponsor two events May 10, 2018.  These events are open to the UNMC community.

Writing for Publication | 10am-12pm

The workshop, led by Beth Beam, Ph.D., and Ron Shope, Ph.D., IAE education researchers, will provide attendees with practical tips for starting the writing process, setting goals, writing succinctly, and minding author guidelines. Find more information and register here.

Spotlight on Scholarship Educational Showcase: | 12:30pm-2:30pm

The Showcase is an open house-style format designed to spotlight the educational innovations of our colleges and institutions while celebrating UNMC educators and UNO medical humanities educators. We are accepting abstracts from all health professions educators who would like to present their educational research.  Proposals are being accepted for both platform and poster presentations.

  • All health professions educators are welcome to submit a proposal.
  • Poster and platform presentations are eligible, including those presented at other conferences.
  • The event provides an opportunity for peer review of a new project.

Abstracts must be submitted by April 6. Find more information and submit an abstract here.