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Kohout Departs as Coalition Executive Director. McGill Johnson to Take Her Place

The Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures announced that its long-serving (12 years) executive director, Victoria Kohout, has left the organization effective October 4, 2019, to take the position as director ...

By |November 7th, 2019|

FDA Warns About Stem Cell Therapies

By |September 13th, 2019|

NE SciFest returns in 2020

Mark your calendars, NE SciFest will return April 3-26, 2020. To keep informed of upcoming SciFest events, or other partner events, visit the festival website at nescifest.com. In addition to NeSciFest.com, you ...

By |August 28th, 2019|Tags: , |

‘It’s been devastating’: Stem cell patient lost his vision and livelihood after treatment

By |August 22nd, 2019|

Peddling unproven treatments, stem cell industry ‘fleeces,’ sometimes harms patients

By |August 22nd, 2019|

Ten undergraduate students awarded Holland Future Scientist Awards

Ten undergraduate students from five Nebraska colleges and universities recently received the 2019 Richard Holland Future Scientist Award from the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures.The students received cash awards totaling ...

By |August 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

“Cure HIV: A Fantasy or Reality” is topic of Omaha Science Cafe

The next cafe is scheduled for Tuesday August 13, 7:00 pm, at the *Slowdown. Please join, Howard E. Gendelman, M.D., the Margaret R. Larson Professor of Internal Medicine and Infectious ...

By |July 26th, 2019|Tags: |

Vaping is topic of Omaha Science Cafe

Physician assistant, Jill Selzle is featured speaker on July 23 Jill Selzle, a physician assistant with Nebraska Medicine in the department of surgery’s division of cardiothoracic surgery, will discuss "The ...

By |July 11th, 2019|Tags: |

NCLC attends the Central Nebraska AHEC’s Summer Teacher Workshop

Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures Executive Director Victoria Kohout recently attended the Central Nebraska AHEC's summer teacher workshop. The Coalition is a sponsor of AHEC and understands the importance of ...

By |June 17th, 2019|

Jingwei Xie, Ph.D., receives Maurer Scientific Achievement Award

From left, Mary Ann "Andy" Holland, Nora Sarvetnick, Ph.D. and Jingwei Xie, Ph.D., at the 17th Annual Spring Tribute Luncheon for the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures. In 2017, Holland ...

By |May 14th, 2019|

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