Nebraska Leads Nation in Training Rural Healthcare Workers

October 29th, 2015

By Ryan Robertson

The Rural Healthcare Opportunities Program–or “R-HOP”—is one of the most successful programs at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, but many people have never heard of it.

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Chihuly Sanctuary to be built inside Buffett Cancer Center

October 20th, 2015

By Ryan Robertson

Omaha will be home to a new art installation designed by Dale Chihuly, a pioneer of the studio glass movement

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“Grosstober” Science Cafe to feature weird,strange,odd medical images

October 8th, 2015

By Ryan Robertson

This month’s Science Café at the Slowdown Bar in Omaha will feature some gross, odd, and unusual medical images from the UNMC McGoogan Library of Medicine. KVNO News’ Ryan Robertson previews the “Grosstober” event.

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Urban Benefits of Ethanol Topic of Next Science Café

August 27th, 2015

By Ryan Robertson

David Hallberg has spent 35 years in the ethanol industry, and is the keynote speaker at next week’s Science Café hosted by the University of Nebraska Medical Center

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UNMC’s August Science Cafe: Medical Decision Making Using Art

August 7th, 2015

By Ryan Robertson

There’s a new trend in medicine that is actually older than medical science. New medical students at the University of Nebraska Medical Center are learning to use art and artistic expression as a way to conceptualize diseases and relate to patients.

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Prescription drug abuse at epidemic levels

November 20th, 2012

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The abuse of prescription drugs is at “epidemic” levels in Nebraska and around the country, and some doctors here are calling for better tracking of pain medicine to keep it out of the wrong hands.

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