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‘We want to preserve your dignity': Creighton charts way in palliative care education

Nov 26, 2019

“Palliative medicine is a natural fit for Creighton because of our Jesuit, Catholic values,” said Robert “Bo” Dunlay, MD’81, dean of Creighton’s School of Medicine.

Walters Family

Couple Grieving Loss of 4-year-old Child Thankful for Creighton Community’s Support

Oct 21, 2019

Ryan Walters, PhD, a statistician and assistant professor at the Creighton University School of Medicine, and his wife, Tiffany, hope to raise $192,000 to fund the project in memory of their son.

Resonance machine researcher team

New Resonance Machine to Aid in Wide-Ranging Research

Oct 14, 2019

The arrival of a $400,000 BiaCore Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) instrument has granted Creighton University researchers the ability to study more closely how proteins and drugs interact.

Former Semi-Pro Soccer Player Seeks New Career as Physician Assistant

Oct 9, 2019

Lincoln, Nebraska, native Kasha Meyer eventually settled down and pursued her dream of a medical career.

A Refugee as a Child, Hasan Now Studying to Become a Physician Assistant

Oct 9, 2019

Hasan was just 6 months old when his parents carried him from his birthplace of Iraq to the safety of neighboring Jordan.