College of Allied Health Professions

PAs explore curriculum transformation at U of Iowa

(L-R) Darwin Brown, MPH, PA-C, UNMC PA Associate Director; Theresa Hegmann, MPAS, PA-C, UI PA Director for Clinical Education; David Asprey, PhD, PA-C, UI Assistant Dean, Office of Student Affairs and Curriculum; Stephane VanderMeulen, MPAS, PA-C and Patty Scholting, MPAS, PA-C, both UNMC PA Academic Directors; Anthony Brenneman, MPAS, PA-C, UI PA Program Director; Carol Gorney, MPAS, PA-C, UI IA Director of Clinical Education; and Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C, UNMC PA Director

Faculty from the UNMC Division of PA Education traveled to Iowa City recently to meet with faculty and administration at The University of Iowa to explore their recent integration of their medical school and PA program curricula. As the UNMC College of Medicine is planning a transformation of the existing curriculum, the UNMC PA faculty have engaged the curriculum transformation process to consider similar changes…. Continue Reading

Keep those little bottles coming!

First nine pounds of toiletries collected and delivered.

Traveling? If you don’t use the little toiletries from your hotel room, bring them back for someone in need. THANKS to those of you who have already helped out! On Monday, I dropped off nine pounds of shampoo, conditioner, lotion, soap, toothbrushes, dental floss, deodorant, and other collected toiletries to the Siena/Francis House. They are the region’s largest shelter providing food, shelter, clothing, and hope… Continue Reading

Connie Mitchell Scholarship Fund Established


Connie Mitchell was a faculty member within the Division of Radiation Science at the University of Nebraska Medical Center for over forty years. She was a professional¬†role model to students and faculty.¬†We were all saddened by her passing. To honor the memory of Connie Mitchell, a Scholarship fund has been established through the University of Nebraska Foundation. Individuals who would like to make a gift… Continue Reading