GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Experts say the lack of access to mental health care in rural areas of Nebraska isn't improving.

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Cancer centers at two Omaha hospitals will be named in honor of a longtime Creighton University doctor and cancer researcher.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa company has been awarded the first license by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to develop a bird flu vaccine.

This year’s flu vaccine will protect individuals from four different flu strains.

For the first time ever, Creighton University will host the annual meeting of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences – North American Section later this week.

Researchers at UNMC and the University of California San Francisco are studying a new model of care for Alzheimer’s patients and their families.

The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is getting a new building which is set to open in the first quarter of 2017.

UNMC’s School of Allied Health Professions became the medical center’s sixth college on July 1st.

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A military training exercise brought a C-17 aircraft equipped with patient transport units to Offutt Air Force Base on Thursday.


The dean of UNMC’s College of Public Health has returned to Sierra Leone to help with the response to recent Ebola cases there.