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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: |

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 to the urgency of the ...

By |February 22nd, 2021|Tags: , |

From the President’s Desk: Climate and Public Heatlh

The mission of the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures (Nebraska Cures) states that we promote, support and advocate for research to advance our quality of life and our economy. Within ...

By |February 16th, 2021|

Science Cafe: COVID-19 & the Heart

Press release from UNMC Strategic Communications February 16, 2021. COVID-19 and the heart focus of Science Café  To ensure social distancing, Feb. 23 event will be offered via Facebook Live.Daniel ...

By |February 16th, 2021|Tags: |

Talking Research Launch

On February 4, Nebraska Cures launched Talking Research, a new lunch and learn series featuring health science research conducted in Nebraska. The goal is to educate Nebraskans about the amazing ...

By |February 11th, 2021|Tags: |

COVID-19 Vaccine Facts

Click here for our COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar from December 22, 2020. Click here for a detailed explanation from Nebraska Medicine on how the vaccines were developed so quickly. Sources of ...

By |December 14th, 2020|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