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University of Nebraska Medical Center

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Omaha, Nebraska 68105
Global Leader in Lymphoma
Global Leader in Cancer
Conducts research for Leukemia
Conducts research for Tumors
Conducts research for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
1232 reported clinical trials
93 medical researchers
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Summary

University of Nebraska Medical Center is a medical facility located in Omaha, Nebraska. This center is recognized for care of Lymphoma, Cancer, Leukemia, Tumors, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and other specialties. University of Nebraska Medical Center is involved with conducting 1,232 clinical trials across 1,278 conditions. There are 93 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Jill C. Beck, Minnie Abromowitch, Jonathan Thompson, MD, and Matthew Lunning, DO.

Area of expertise

1Lymphoma
Global Leader
University of Nebraska Medical Center has run 149 trials for Lymphoma. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage II
Stage III
2Cancer
Global Leader
University of Nebraska Medical Center has run 140 trials for Cancer. Some of their research focus areas include:
Stage IV
Stage III
Stage I

Top PIs

Clinical Trials running at University of Nebraska Medical Center

Breast Cancer
Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Rhabdomyosarcoma
Brain Tumor
Lymphoma
Leukemia
Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
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Radiation and HER2-Targeted Therapy

for Breast Cancer

This Phase III trial compares the recurrence-free interval (RFI) among patients with early-stage, low risk HER2+ breast cancer who undergo breast conserving surgery and receive HER2-directed therapy, and are randomized to not receive adjuvant breast radiotherapy versus those who are randomized to receive adjuvant radiotherapy per the standard of care.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 315 criteria
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Lasofoxifene and Abemaciclib vs Fulvestrant and Abemaciclib

for Breast Cancer

The goal of this clinical trial is to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of the combination of lasofoxifene and abemaciclib compared to fulvestrant and abemaciclib for the treatment of pre- and postmenopausal women and men who have previously received ribociclib or palbociclib-based treatment and have locally advanced or metastatic estrogen receptor positive (ER+)/human epidermal growth factor 2 negative (HER2-) breast cancer with an estrogen receptor 1 (ESR1) mutation. The main question the study aims to answer is: • To compare the efficacy of the combination of lasofoxifene and abemaciclib with that of fulvestrant and abemaciclib Participants will receive either receive 5 mg/d of oral lasofoxifene plus oral abemaciclib 150 mg twice a day or the combination of fulvestrant 500 mg intramuscular (IM) on Days 1, 15, and 29 and then once monthly thereafter plus oral abemaciclib 150 mg twice a day.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 312 criteria
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Omitting Radiation Therapy

for Breast Cancer

This study is evaluating whether a type of radiation therapy may help prevent breast cancer from coming back.
Recruiting2 awards Phase 319 criteria

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Frequently asked questions

What kind of research happens at University of Nebraska Medical Center?
University of Nebraska Medical Center is a medical facility located in Omaha, Nebraska. This center is recognized for care of Lymphoma, Cancer, Leukemia, Tumors, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma and other specialties. University of Nebraska Medical Center is involved with conducting 1,232 clinical trials across 1,278 conditions. There are 93 research doctors associated with this hospital, such as Jill C. Beck, Minnie Abromowitch, Jonathan Thompson, MD, and Matthew Lunning, DO.
Where is University of Nebraska Medical Center located?
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is located at 4400 Emile St, Omaha, NE 68105. It is part of a campus that includes multiple buildings and clinics. For specific departments, please contact them directly or call UNMC Mail Services at (402) 559-5315.
Who should I call to ask about financial aid or insurance network?
**University of Nebraska Medical Center Hospital Financial Assistance and Insurance Information:** - **Billing and Insurance Inquiries:** Visit the Munroe-Meyer Institute's Billing and Insurance page for details on billing through Nebraska Medicine and insurance coverage verification before appointments. - **Financial Assistance:** For information on financial assistance options, including application forms and summaries in various languages, visit the Financial Assistance page on the Nebraska Medicine website. Contact a Patient Financial Counselor at 402.559.5346 or pasfinancialcounselors@nebraskamed.com, available Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. - **General Billing Questions:** Reach out to Patient Financial Services at 402.559.3140 or 888.662.8662, or visit the walk-in locations as listed on the Nebraska Medicine website.
What insurance does University of Nebraska Medical Center accept?
The University of Nebraska Medical Center mandates the United Healthcare Student Insurance plan for specific student groups, including those enrolled in 12 or more credit hours, undergraduate and graduate nursing students, graduate students in nine or more credit hours, doctorate students in PhD programs, and MMI visiting scholars. Other students may opt into this plan, which covers medical, dental, and prescription needs. For patient care, the University of Nebraska Medical Center accepts a wide range of insurance plans, including but not limited to Aetna Healthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, Medicaid, Medicare, and UnitedHealthcare for general medical coverage; Aetna Behavioral Health and Tricare West for behavioral health; Ameritas Dental and Delta Dental for dental coverage; and Aetna Institutes of Excellence for transplant services. Vision coverage is provided through Avesis and EyeMed. Patients are advised to verify their benefits and coverage with their insurance company before seeking care.
What awards or recognition has University of Nebraska Medical Center received?
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) hospital in Omaha, Nebraska, is recognized as the top-rated hospital in Nebraska for nine consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report. It has earned multiple accolades, including the National Consumer Choice Award for 13 consecutive years, Becker's Hospital Review Top 100 Hospital for seven consecutive years, Magnet Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, and the Health Equality Index Top Performer recognition from the Human Rights Campaign. The Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, a joint project with Nebraska Medicine, has been honored with awards from the White House and the Nebraska Legislature for its exceptional care.