College of Allied Health Professions

Welcome new faculty: Sarah Sprinkle

Sarah Sprinkle, BS, CT(ASCP)CM, recently joined our faculty in the Cytotechnology program. Here’s more about Sarah in her own words: I am a Nebraska native graduating from Millard South High school in Omaha and Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln. For two summers, I participated in the Summer Undergraduate Research Program offered through the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). During that time, I fell in… Continue Reading

CAHP faculty rose to online teaching challenge

When learning abruptly moved off campus, thanks to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, College of Allied Health Professions (CAHP) educators and students had to adapt — and quickly. Dean Kyle Meyer, Ph.D., said he was amazed, but not surprised, at the innovation our faculty demonstrated to continue to deliver high quality education for our students. Amber Donnelly, Ph.D., professor and director of the UNMC Cytotechnology Program,… Continue Reading

UNMC among few to offer Master of Diagnostic Cytology

Regental approval of the program enables first class to enter in fall 2022 The University of Nebraska Board of Regents approved Friday the creation of a Master of Diagnostic Cytology program within the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Allied Health Professions. The change will be effective with the class entering fall 2022, making UNMC only the seventh cytotechnology program nationwide to offer a… Continue Reading