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  1. UNMC, CCs pave smoother path for transition to bachelor's degreeRead the original story

    59 min ago | University Business

    In an effort to increase the number of registered nurses in Nebraska with bachelor's degrees, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing will provide early, guaranteed admission in the RN to BSN program for qualified students enrolled in associate degree nursing programs at the six community colleges in the state. The intent of the Nebraska RN-BSN Collaborative is to encourage seamless transfer opportunities for students and enhance communication between the institutions.

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  2. Skate-A-Thon Raises $12-Thousand For Parkinson'sRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Dam Station

    ... every year. Proceeds go toward clinical and basic science Parkinson's research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Parkinson's Health Development Program, a nonprofit, local program that offers affordable exercises and activities to ...

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  3. Police: Third person dies after shooting at Nebraska partyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... e dead at the scene and that three people were taken by ambulance to Nebraska-Medicine-University of Nebraska Medical Center. One is in critical condition and the other two are in serious condition.

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  4. UNMC To Develop Nerve Agent DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | 1110 KFAB

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center have received a $1.9 million grant to develop a new therapy for members of the military exposed to nerve agents. The researchers plan to develop a therapy based on a molecule that exists in human plasma that already works to deactivate nerve agents in the blood.

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  5. 2 Killed, 6 Wounded At Nebraska House PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Switched

    ... dead at the scene. Three of the wounded were taken by ambulance to Nebraska-Medicine-University of Nebraska Medical Center. One is in critical condition and the other two are in serious condition, police said. Three others were driven to the ...

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  6. Gunfire erupts at Omaha, Neb., house party; two dead, six others woundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... dead at the scene. Three of the wounded were taken by ambulance to Nebraska-Medicine-University of Nebraska Medical Center. One is in critical condition and the other two are in serious condition, police said. Three others were driven to the ...

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  7. Neb. medical center to develop nerve agent defense for troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center have received a $1.9 million grant to develop a new therapy for members of the military exposed to nerve agents. The researchers plan to develop a therapy based on a molecule that exists in human plasma that already works to deactivate nerve agents in the blood.

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  8. 2 women killed in Neb. home attackRead the original story

    Yesterday | Toledo Blade

    ... dead at the scene and that three people were taken by ambulance to Nebraska-Medicine-University of Nebraska Medical Center. One is in critical condition and the other two are in serious condition. Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and ...

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  9. UNMC gets $1.9M grant to develop nerve agent defenseRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHGI

    Researchers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center have received a $1.9 million grant to develop a new therapy for members of the military exposed to nerve agents. The researchers plan to develop a therapy based on a molecule that exists in human plasma that already works to deactivate nerve agents in the blood.

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  10. ACOG calls for annual mammograms for women starting at age 40Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Medical Association

    ... guidelines and assistant professor in the Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She said ACOG's new recommendation is based, in large part, on the sojourn time for breast cancer growth, or the period when ...

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  11. Gifts Totaling $3.5M Going to Two Nebraska UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KHGI

    ... the Cille and Ron Williams Community Chair for Early Childhood Education. The University of Nebraska Medical Center says a Nebraska native has donated $1.5 million to help the medical center's students, faculty and programs. The gift was made ...

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  12. UNMC Skate-a-thon UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The ice rink at the University of Nebraska Medical Center is bound to be a busy place for the next 18 hours or so. The goal is to skate for 24 hours while raising money and awareness for Parkinson's disease in the process.

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  13. Skate-A-Thon Raises Money For Parkinson's ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The event, which will be held in memory of event founder Colleen Wuebben, will run from noon Jan. 23 to noon Jan 24. Proceeds go toward clinical and basic science Parkinson's research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Parkinson's Health Development Program, a non-profit, local program that offers affordable exercises and activities to improve quality of life for persons with Parkinson's. The opening ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. on Jan. 23. Closing ceremonies will begin at 11 a.m. on Jan. 24. The previous four skate-a-thons at UNMC netted more than $130,000.

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  14. UNMC receives $1.9 million grant to develop therapy to protect against nerve agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News Today

    University of Nebraska Medical Center researchers have received a $1.9 million grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense's to develop a new therapy to protect military members from nerve agent exposure. Nerve agents, which have been used as bioweapons, affect nerve impulses which can cause death by making it impossible to breath.

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  15. Dr. Matt Byrd signs with PCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Grant Tribune-Sentinel

    ... at PCHS, including tubal ligations and vasectomies. Dr. Byrd graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and completed his residency in Saint Francis Medical Center at Grand Island in 2000. Dr. Kristi Kohl of PCHS has been talking with ...

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  16. Nebraska hospital releases patient found not to have EbolaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    A Nebraska hospital on Thursday announced it has discharged an American healthcare worker who was at high risk for the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone but who did not develop the disease. The patient had been monitored at the University of Nebraska Medical Center since arriving on Jan. 4 after a flight from Sierra Leone to Omaha, hospital officials said.

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  17. New Program Partnership Helps Boost Registered Nurse Numbers in the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing is offering a new program to help boost the number of registered nurses in the state. The nursing school says it will provide early, guaranteed admission in the RN to BSN program for qualified students enrolled in associate degree nursing programs at the six community colleges in the state.

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  18. Boosting RN Numbers In NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 1110 KFAB

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing is offering a new program to help boost the number of registered nurses in the state. The nursing school says it will provide early, guaranteed admission in the RN to BSN program for qualified students enrolled in associate degree nursing programs at the ix community colleges in the state.

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  19. UNMC Offers New RN ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing is offering a new program to help boost the number of registered nurses in the state. The nursing school says it will provide early, guaranteed admission in the RN to BSN program for qualified students enrolled in associate degree nursing programs at the six community colleges in the state.

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  20. Sasse Welcomes Nebraska's Ebola Doctor to State of the UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    United States Senator Ben Sasse will welcome Dr. Philip Smith, Medical Director of the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Biocontainment Unit, to tonight's State of the Union Address. Dr. Smith leads the specialized Nebraska team that treated three Ebola patients last year.

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