School of Allied Health Professions

SAHP making history: Five adjunct faculty appointments in China

Jospeh Siu, Joseph Norman, Kathleen Volkman, and Betsy Becker

On March 11, 2015, the School of Medicine, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, appointed four of our physical therapy faculty (Betsy Becker, Joseph Norman, Joseph Siu, Kathleen Volkman) and Dean Kyle Meyer as their adjunct faculty members. This is the first time in history that SAHP faculty received adjunct faculty appointments in China.    

Big weekend for RSTE students and faculty at NSRT

UNMC RSTE group at the NSRT conference

It was a busy weekend for our RSTE students & faculty at the Nebraska Society of Radiologic Technology (NSRT) Annual Conference in Grand Island. Faculty Presentations Lisa Bartenhagen gave two presentations American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) Q & A Session for Students ARRT Standards of Ethics – Overview for Technologists Jim Temme presented a lecture titled Forensic Radiography & the Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team: A Radiographers Experience Tanya Custer & Christina Greg presented a lecture titled The Role of the Radiologic Technologist in… Continue Reading

Welcome to Dr. Splittgerber


On February 1, 2015, Ryan Splittgerber, PhD, joined the School of Allied Health Professions. Formerly an assistant professor in Genetics, Cell Biology, and Anatomy (GCBA) and director of UNMC’s gross anatomy lab, Dr. Splittgerber, whose expertise is in human anatomy and the neurosciences, is a core faculty member in Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, and the Radiation Science Technology Education programs. He eventually will be the gross anatomy lab director at the UNMC Health Sciences Education Complex located on the UNK campus. Dr. Splittgerber is also… Continue Reading