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  1. More Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | KHGI

    The Nebraska State Auditor's Office is taking the University of Nebraska to task for some travel expenses that include first-class flights, meal overpayments and expensive oceanfront hotel rooms. A letter from State Auditor Mike Foley sent this week to university officials says his office reviewed 87 documents related to travel expenses for employees at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

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  2. State Auditor Questions University Of Nebraska Travel ExpensesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The Nebraska State Auditor's Office is taking the University of Nebraska to task for some travel expenses that include first-class flights, meal overpayments and expensive oceanfront hotel rooms. A letter from State Auditor Mike Foley to university officials says his office reviewed 87 documents related to travel expenses for employees at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

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  3. The role of Sox9 in mouse mammary gland development and maintenance...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | BioMed Central

    Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy, College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-5805, NE, USA Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, and Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985950 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-5950, NE, USA Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-5805, NE, USA Departments of Pathology & Microbiology and Pharmacology and Neuroscience, College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-5805, NE, USA Departments of Pharmacology and Neuroscience, College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-5805, NE, USA ... (more)

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  4. Kimball v. Hershey: Much more than basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | North Platte Bulletin

    ... three days earlier with acute myeloid Leukemia and would undergoing treatment at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. The Longhorns won the football game that night, and what they learned about Larchick led to a school-wide effort. ...

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  5. UNMC Employees Spent $96,000 on First Class TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    A state audit shows 20 First Class airline tickets costing nearly $96,000 were charged by employees of the University of Nebraska Medical Center. By law, University of Nebraska employees are supposed to fly coach.

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  6. Auditors knock University of Nebraska's expensive world travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    The University of Nebraska has been dinged by the state auditor for allowing employees to spend nearly $96,000 on 20 first-class flights around the world, book $300-a-night oceanfront resort rooms for a week and get reimbursed for alcohol while traveling, in violation of state law. While digging through travel records, auditors found 20 first-class airline tickets costing nearly $96,000 charged by the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

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  7. Auditors knock University of Nebraska's expensive world travelers | Deena WinterRead the original story

    Friday | Townhall

    The University of Nebraska has been dinged by the state auditor for allowing employees to spend nearly $96,000 on 20 first-class flights around the world, book $300-a-night oceanfront resort rooms for a week and get reimbursed for alcohol while traveling, in violating of state law. While digging through travel records, auditors found 20 first-class airline tickets costing nearly $96,000 charged by the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

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  8. American doctor who recovered from Ebola will return to LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    A doctor from Massachusetts who came down with Ebola while volunteering in Liberia will return to West Africa in January to resume medical work, the missionary group he works with said on Wednesday. Rick Sacra, 52, recovered from Ebola under treatment in September at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

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  9. U.S. doctor who recovered from Ebola will return to LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Reuters

    A doctor from Massachusetts who came down with Ebola while volunteering in Liberia will return to West Africa in January to resume medical work, the missionary group he works with said on Wednesday. Rick Sacra, 52, recovered from Ebola under treatment in September at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

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  10. SIM Missionary Dr. Rick Sacra, Ebola Survivor, Returning to Work in LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PR Newswire

    SIM Missionary Dr. Rick Sacra leaves the University of Nebraska Medical Center after successful treatment for Ebola Virus Disease. He returns to his medical work at SIM's ELWA Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia, on Jan. 15. /PRNewswire/ -- International Christian mission agency SIM confirmed today that Rick Sacra, an SIM doctor who contracted Ebola while serving in .

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  11. Mark D. AndersenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Messenger

    Mark D. Andersen, 58, of Urbandale, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 20, 2014 in the Chapel of Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Deacon Dan Carney officiating.

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  12. Med Students Plan Dance To Support Medical Mission To NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center's Student Alliance for Global Health will stage the Dance To Save Lives on Saturday December 20, 2014 at the Storz Trophy Room. A charitable donation of $5 per person will be used to help support a medical mission trip to Nicaragua in the spring of 2015.

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  13. Online Hospitalist and Emergency Procedures CME Course Now AvailableRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PR Log

    ... patient's hemodynamic profile, and the basics of ventilator management. Accredited by University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education for 11.5 hours AMA PRA Category 1 CME credit. Visit http://www.hospitalprocedures.org/ ...

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  14. UNMC holds fundraiser for medical mission tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Nursing students at University of Nebraska Medical Center held a fundraiser this morning to raise money towards a medical mission trip. The fundraiser sold a variety of items like scarves, candles, and sweaters, all to raise money for the students to go to the Dominican Republic.

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  15. Mark AndersenRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Messenger

    Mark Andersen, 58, of Des Moines passed away Friday, December 12, 2014 at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Services are pending.

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  16. Ginger.io Launches A Plan To Engage Low-Income Utahns Suffering From DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | TechCrunch

    ... Brigham and Women's Hospital, and McLean Hospital), Duke University, UC Davis and University of Nebraska Medical Center. Cambia Health Solutions is a nonprofit total health solutions company based in the Pacific Northwest/Intermountain region, ...

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  17. UNMC Professor Receives Prestigious Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Health News Digest

    Steven Hinrichs, M.D., professor and chairman of the University of Nebraska Medical Center Department of Pathology and Microbiology, has received the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Public Health Laboratories . The award recognizes individuals who have established a history of distinguished service to the APHL, advanced public health laboratory science, exhibited leadership in the field and influenced public health policy on a national or global level.

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  18. Effectiveness of tailored lifestyle interventions, using web-based...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Ijbnpa.org

    Physical Therapy Education, School of Allied Health Professions, College of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198-4420, Nebraska, USA BackgroundLifestyle modification is recommended for management of prehypertension, yet finding effective interventions to reach rural women is a public health challenge. This community-based clinical trial compared the effectiveness of standard advice to two multi-component theory-based tailored interventions, using web-based or print-mailed delivery, in reducing blood pressure among rural women, ages 40?69, with prehypertension.Methods289 women with prehypertension enrolled in the Wellness for Women: DASHing towards Health trial, a 12-month intervention with 12-month follow-up.

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  19. Special Report-Powerful antibiotic for cows often misused by farmersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Reuters

    ... use and ceftriaxone resistance," said Paul Fey, a professor of microbiology at University of Nebraska Medical Center. "We know that ceftiofur-resistant salmonella are clearly ceftriaxone-resistant." Despite the perils, there are economic incentives ...

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  20. More U.S. hospitals equipped for Ebola patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to care for those with the highly contagious virus. The other options were the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Md., and a biocontainment wing in Montana built for workers ...

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