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2021 Annual Report Released

2021 was an exciting year for Nebraska Cures, beginning with the launch of a new logo and virtual programming focused on making Nebraska scientists more ...

By |May 13th, 2022|

Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Research

Clinical trials are the critical steppingstone for drugs or medical devices to become available for use by health care practitioners.  These products must be thoroughly ...

By |May 13th, 2022|

Teen PSA Challenge focuses on Climate and Public Health

Nebraska Cures announces its second annual teen public service announcement (PSA) competition designed to promote science and engage in science advocacy.  This year the competition ...

By |March 30th, 2022|

Climate, Health and Public Policy

Join us for an in depth discussion about the impact of climate change and extreme weather events on our health and the public policy implications. ...

By |March 16th, 2022|

Diversity and Inclusion in Clinical Research

Clinical trials are the critical steppingstone for drugs or medical devices to become available for use by health care practitioners.  These products must be thoroughly ...

By |February 13th, 2022|

Under bill, patients in Nebraska would be informed that stem cell therapies aren’t approved

By Julie Anderson, Omaha World Herald, January 20, 2022 A measure slated for a Friday hearing in the Nebraska Legislature would make sure patients seeking ...

By |January 20th, 2022|

Spotlight on 2021 Holland Future Scientist Awardees

University of Nebraska Omaha student Sarah Alsuleiman knows the fear caused by a stage 4 cancer diagnosis.  Three years ago, her father was diagnosed with ...

By |November 15th, 2021|

From the Desk of the President – Fall 2021

By David Crouse, Ph.D. For many years the standard approaches to treating cancer have been surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. Scientists have also clearly shown ...

By |November 15th, 2021|

UNMC announces Holland Future Scientist Award winners

(UNMC Press Release September 1, 2021) Ten undergraduate students from five Nebraska colleges and universities recently received the 2021 Richard Holland Future Scientist Award from ...

By |September 1st, 2021|

Ask A Scientist – Kearney

On September 23rd, Nebraska Cures will hold our first ever Ask a Scientist panel in Kearney featuring Dr. Ali Khan, Dr. Kim Carlson, and Dr. ...

By |August 25th, 2021|