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Visiting a Lab for the First Time – an Intern’s POV

By Elly Vo, Community Outreach Intern & High School Senior On Tuesday, June 29th, Amanda and I visited Dr. Angela Pannier’s lab at UNL. We got the chance to watch ...

By |July 21st, 2021|

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 in D.C. and why it’s ...

By |July 14th, 2021|Tags: , , |

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 of the Covid-19 vaccine. The ...

By |July 12th, 2021|Tags: , , |

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 this easy to understand site ...

By |July 6th, 2021|Tags: |

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 Teen Vaccine Challenge” will challenge ...

By |May 25th, 2021|Tags: , |

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 talking to these friends and ...

By |May 18th, 2021|Tags: , |

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 cell therapies and the FDA ...

By |May 18th, 2021|Tags: , |

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 champions for their transformational impact ...

By |May 11th, 2021|Tags: , |

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 open to the public. Learn ...

By |April 6th, 2021|Tags: , , |

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 free and open to the ...

By |March 9th, 2021|Tags: |

Media Contacts

AMANDA MCGILL JOHNSON
Executive Director
Nebraska Coalition
for Lifesaving Cures

402.390.2461 amanda@nebraskacures.com


ANN PEDERSEN
Director of Public Relations
OBI Creative

402.397.7158 apedersen@obicreative.com