University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Associate Dean’s Office

PT student philanthropy over Thanksgiving cheers two families

This holiday season, the Students of the University of Nebraska American Physical Therapy Association (SUNAPTA) delivered Thanksgiving meals to two families in need. “We went out into the community, planned, grocery shopped, and made the deliveries,” said Caitlin Boadwee, SPT. The families of four, whose children attend Fontanelle Forest Elementary School, were extremely grateful for […]

Dec 3, 2015

CAHP staff member & family make ornaments for charity

Looking for a stocking stuffer or special ornament for the season? Want to be charitable while you shop? Look no further… Kristy Carlson, PhD, project study specialist in the CAHP, and her family do an annual fund raising event. Her two children make ornaments out of LEGO© blocks and sell them on their website, www.ornaments4charity.com. […]

Dec 2, 2015

PT Alumni Chapter sponsors multiple events

The Physical Therapy Alumni Chapter sponsored a farewell pizza party for the third-year students the week before they departed on their clinical rotations. The Chapter and the Division of PT Education were also sponsors of the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association Fall Conference held at UNMC on Oct 17th as well as financial sponsors of the […]

Nov 20, 2015