Internal Medicine Hosts Virtual Mentoring Recognition Luncheon

Internal Medicine Hosts Virtual Mentoring Recognition Luncheon Shannon Boerner, M.D. This week, the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine hosted a virtual luncheon to honor participants in the New Faculty Mentoring Program (NFMP). "Mentoring is a key focus for academic physicians who have many competing demands on their time," said…

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New Director for the Tracking and Evaluation Core

New Director for the Tracking and Evaluation Core of the Great Plains IDeA-CTR Network Ingrid Philibert, PhD, MA, MBA is the incoming director for of Tracking and Evaluation (T&E) Core, starting July 1, 2020. She will be responsible for the evaluation design and the development of evaluation instruments…

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Preventing the Spread of Viruses: PPE Use
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Preventing the Spread of Viruses: PPE Use

What We Can Learn From Worksite Respiratory Protection You, your family members, employees, and coworkers can use the same respirators commonly used for agricultural dusts to also combat the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Common NIOSH-approved respirators for agricultural use include:Disposable N95/100 masks for dustReusable half-face mask with N100/P100 filters…

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Engagement and Dissemination Plan for Pilots

Strengthening Connections Between Research and Community To form an even stronger connection between the our supported researchers and the communities they work with, the Community Engagement and Outreach (CEO) Core has developed a formal template to be completed by researchers to do just that. Starting with the 2020…

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CRANE Summer Superuser Training Course

Summer 2020 CRANE Superuser Training Opportunity  The UNMC Clinical Research Analytics Environment (CRANE) consists of the policies, procedures, and technology to allow secondary use of Nebraska Medicine EHR data for research. The system is an IRB approved data registry. By removing all patient identifiers the resulting data set…

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Combating sex trafficking with the help of tattoo artists

Shireen Rajaram, PhD, an associate professor in the Department of Health Promotion in the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center hosted a public meeting on May 23rd, 2019, to discuss the role that tattoo artists play in detecting and fighting sex trafficking.

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Research studio program offered to full-time faculty

The Great Plains IDeA-CTR coordinates a studio program which offers a dynamic and integrative way of increasing and improving the quality of clinical and translational research. This program was developed by Vanderbilt University, and has been implemented at various institutions across the country.

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