College of Allied Health Professions

Governor proclaims National Rad Tech Week

James Temme and Governor Pete Ricketts

On Wednesday, October 15th, Governor Pete Ricketts signed a document that proclaimed November 8-14 as “National Radiologic Technology Week” (NRTW). James Temme was in attendance for the signing and receiving the document on behalf of all the Radiologic Technologists in the State of Nebraska. The signing took place in the Werner Chamber in the State Capital Bldg. The proclamation of NRTW celebrates the professionals in… Continue Reading

Visit celebrates RHOP program extension to Peru State


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

Michael and Custer take first place in SDMS competition

Tanya Custer and Kim Michael

Kim Michael, director of the diagnostic medical sonography education program, and Tanya Custer, assistant professor in RSTE, were selected as the first place winners in the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) Scientific Presentation Competition for there winning entry, “Using the Anatomage Virtual Dissection Table in the Education of Imaging Science Students.” The Scientific Presentation is an annual competition for SDMS members. They are required to… Continue Reading