College of Allied Health Professions

CLS Class of 1965 celebrated 50 years in September

UNMC MT Class 1965 Graduates with Program Director Dr. Arden Larsen (upper left).

Graduates of the 1965 UNMC Medical Technology Class (now known as clinical laboratory science/medical laboratory science) celebrated their 50th reunion by revisiting the UNMC campus on September 25-26, 2015. Eleven class members and six instructors, including their program director, Dr. Arden Larsen, reminisced about their student/instructor experiences and their professional careers (some are still practicing professionals). In presentations, Karen Stiles, NPLH, described the integration of… Continue Reading

Visit celebrates RHOP program extension to Peru State

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On September 25th, UNMC visited Peru State College (PSC). The purpose of the visit was to celebrate the College of Allied Health Professions’ new relationship with PSC to extend Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP) positions to students at PSC – beginning with the next application cycle this year. In addition, PSC sponsored a “Rural Health Symposium.” About 22 high school students attended from Humboldt/Table Rock/Steiner,… Continue Reading

First IPE Wandering Word Challenge at UNK

Ryan Splittgerber, PhD and Ellie Miller

Ryan Splittgerber, PhD, and Ellie Miller, two of our faculty at the UNMC Health Science Education Complex at UNK, played the Walking Word Challenge this week. With printers yet to be installed in the new building, however, they had to hand-draw the scrabble board! To respect the intent of the game, which was to get people up and moving, they went to Kaylyn Rogers’ office… Continue Reading