College of Allied Health Professions

Michael and Custer funded for E-Learning

Kim Michael and Tanya Custer

Kim Michael and Tanya Custer received a $50k award in support of the e-learning initiative.  The first $25k comes from the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs with an agreement for match funding of $25k from the College of Allied Health Professions. It will be used to develop the UNMC E-Learning Curricular Redesign, “Case Study Based E-Learning Modules Utilizing Anatomage Virtual Dissection Table… Continue Reading

Radiation therapy faculty garner 2-yr ASRT grant

Jana Koth and Lisa Bartenhagen

Jana Koth and Lisa Bartenhagen are co-PIs on a two-year, $10k ASRT Foundation Research Grant, “A Video Intervention for Head and Neck Cancer Patients: A Pilot Study.” They wrote the grant, with assistance from Matt Fitzgerald and Laura Bilek, PhD, to determine if viewing an educational video using VERT images reduces anxiety in persons undergoing radiation therapy for head and neck cancer compared with standard… 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