Michael Sorrell, M.D., professor in the College of Medicine, recently was honored by the Department of Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Healthcare System with the Friends of VA Research Service Award. VA research scientists selected Dr. Sorrell for the honor for his long-term support of the VA liver research and transplant program.
|Michael Sorrell, M.D.|
Don Coulter, M.D., assistant professor of pediatrics, hematology and oncology, has received the Hobart E. Wiltse, M.D., Ph.D. Excellence in Medical Education Award. Dr. Wiltse was a legendary faculty member in the UNMC Department of Pediatrics known for his outstanding contributions to education.
During the recent School of Allied Health Professions' Forum on Evidence-Based Medicine, 114 students and 12 faculty members presented 77 posters in three categories:
- Clinical research;
- Educational research; and
- critical reviews.
SAHP students complete research or literature review projects as partial requirements for program completion and/or participation in state and national professional meetings.
Congratulations Wayne. I had taken a class at UNO you taught in the 1990's and was so impressed I gave your name to UNMC as a perfect candidate for the outreach program they were starting. I am so glad you joined UNMC and awards like this recognize what you have achieved.