College of Allied Health Professions

Donnelly elected to executive board

Amber Donnelly, PhD, MPH, SCT(ASCP), director of the Cytotechnology program, has recently been elected to serve a 4-year term on the Executive Board of the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC). This is the highest position a cytotechnologist member can hold in the national organization. The society is comprised of both Pathologist and Cytotechnologist members. The ASC’s diverse membership also includes representatives from other countries who… Continue Reading

Welcome new staff: Kevin Howard

Kevin Howard, MA, recently joined the College of Allied Health Professions Academic and Student Affairs’ team as a Recruitment and Marketing Specialist. Prior to the University of Nebraska Medical Center, he worked at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. Kevin brings with him nearly six years of experience working directly with prospective and current college students. Originally from Northwest Iowa, Kevin earned his master’s degree… Continue Reading

Dr. Donnelly elected to CAAHEP board

Amber Donnelly, Ph.D., director and associate professor of cytotechnology Education in the College of Allied Health Professions was recently elected to serve on the board for the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). CAAHEP currently accredits more than 2,100 entry level educational programs in 28 health science professions. The programs at UNMC which CAAHEP accredits are: cytotechnology, diagnostic medical sonography, and perfusion…. Continue Reading