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

Christina Gregg and “Chariots of Perspire” ran Market to Market


On October 8, 2015, Christina Gregg, clinical education coordinator for radiography and CVIT, participated in the Market to Market relay with a few other employees from UNMC/Nebraska Medicine. Their team, “Chariots of Perspire,” included Frank Rutar, Radiation Safety Officer; Keith Swarts, Director of Business Services; Jayme Nekuda, Associate Director of Human Resources; Kitsy Hagge. Labor and Delivery Nurse; Rick Hagge; Bob Gregg; and Christina. The… Continue Reading

“Best state” rankings and alumni awards from APTA


Where does Nebraska rank as the “best state in which to practice physical therapy?” Well, the America Physical Therapy Association (APTA) says we’re #3! Overall Ranking: 3 Score: 98.280 Well-being and Future Livability: 8 Literacy and Health Literacy: 9 Employment and Employment Projections: 30 Business and Practice Friendliness: 3 Technology and Innovation: 23 APTA Engagement: 5 Compensation and Cost of Living: 24 Lack of Health… Continue Reading