School of Allied Health Professions

CLS family members grab the gold

Amy Burger (l) and Rachel O'Donnell (r)

World Champs in the family! That’s something one staff and one faculty member in Clinical Laboratory Science have in common. Tammy O’Donnell’s daughter, Rachel O’Donnell, and Ricki Otten’s niece, Amy Burger, were on a team that represented the United States at the World Federation of National Baton Twirling Associations held in Italy. Their team competed against nine countries and won the gold – first place. They competed in the pom pom division. Rachel is a student at UNL and Amy is a nurse at UNMC. Our congratulations… Continue Reading

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