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So far Amanda McGill Johnson has created 13 blog entries.

Federal Research Funding

Nebraska Cures and Research Nebraska, Inc put together a fact sheet on proposed federal funding for science and research. Learn more about what’s being discussed ...

By |July 14th, 2021|

Teen PSA Winners

The end of June marks the end of our Nebraska Teen Vaccine Challenge. Last month, Nebraska Cures hosted a PSA competition to showcase the benefits ...

By |July 12th, 2021|

Decoding Science in July

During the month of July, follow us on social media to learn about the scientific process and how science knows what it knows. Check out ...

By |July 6th, 2021|

Nebraska Teen Vaccine Challenge

Nebraska Cures announces its inaugural teen public service announcement (PSA) competition designed to promote science and engage in science advocacy.  This year’s competition titled “Nebraska ...

By |May 25th, 2021|

Talking to the Vaccine Hesitant

Even if you were first in line to get one of the COVID-19 vaccines, you probably know people who are hesitant to get one. When ...

By |May 18th, 2021|

From the Desk of the President – Update on Stem Cell Clinics

By David Crouse, PhD In the fall of 2019 edition of this newsletter, I provided an update on the problems with “direct-to-consumer marketing” of stem ...

By |May 18th, 2021|

Nebraska Cures honors biomedical research advocates

by Karen Burbach, UNMC strategic communications | May 04, 2021 | Published in UNMC Today The Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures recently honored three UNMC ...

By |May 11th, 2021|

Science Communication Panel

Nebraska Cures is hosting a virtual panel discussion titled "Science Communication: From the Pandemic Forward" on April 29, 2021 at noon. Registration is free and ...

By |April 6th, 2021|

Women in Science in Nebraska

Nebraska Cures is hosting a virtual panel discussion on the status of women in science in Nebraska on March 24, 2021 at noon. Registration is ...

By |March 9th, 2021|

COVID-19 Vaccine Experience

Executive Director Amanda McGill Johnson is in the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial. Originally, the clinical trial was supposed to last two years. However, due ...

By |February 22nd, 2021|