College of Allied Health Professions

First IPE Wandering Word Challenge at UNK

Ryan Splittgerber, PhD and Ellie Miller

Ryan Splittgerber, PhD, and Ellie Miller, two of our faculty at the UNMC Health Science Education Complex at UNK, played the Walking Word Challenge this week. With printers yet to be installed in the new building, however, they had to hand-draw the scrabble board! To respect the intent of the game, which was to get people up and moving, they went to Kaylyn Rogers’ office… Continue Reading

Faculty present “flipped classroom” in Texas

Tanya Custer and Tammy Jones presenting at AEIRS

Tanya Custer and Tammy Jones recently attended the Association for Educator’s in Imaging & Radiologic Sciences Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. While at the meeting, they were invited to give a presentation, “The Flipped Classroom Experience: Instructor & Student Perspectives.” The presentation focused on best practices for using the flipped classroom when teaching imaging science students, along with initial results of research conducted on student perceptions of… Continue Reading

Large NIH Grant for Corri Hanson

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Corrine Hanson, PhD, RD, LMNT, received funding as a co-investigator on a 5-year, $5 million NIH grant. This grant will create a Center of Excellence called the Comparing Urban and Rural Effects of poverty on COPD (CURE COPD) Center. The Center is a collaboration between Johns Hopkins University (JHU), the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and East Tennessee State University. The aim of this Center… Continue Reading