College of Allied Health Professions

Two researchers in the CAHP to be honored

Joseph Norman, PhD, and Laura Bilek, PhD

UNMC Today recently highlighted two of our researchers in the College of Allied Health Professions who will be honored at a ceremony for UNMC’s 2016 research awards. Joseph Norman, PhD, professor in physical therapy education will receive a Distinguished Scientist Award. The Distinguished Scientist Award, which is sponsored by the chancellor, recognizes researchers who have been among the most productive scientists in the country during… Continue Reading

Becker starts new year with a bang

Betsy Becker with her book.

Betsy Becker, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA, assistant professor in the CAHP division of physical therapy education, started 2017 with a grant and a new book! Dr. Becker was selected to receive a grant from the Education Section of the American Physical Therapy Association for her research project, Early Career Faculty LINK: Leveraging Individual Network Knowledge. This study will explore early career physical therapy faculty in programs… Continue Reading

Welcome new staff: Leah Sinner

Leah SInner

Leah Sinner, BS, recently joined the CAHP Academic and Student Affairs staff as an office associate II. Leah graduated from UNK with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She went on to work for Husker Athletics for over five years as an assistant ticket manager, where she was a part of the ticket process for football, volleyball, basketball, and other sports. “I even got… Continue Reading