College of Allied Health Professions

Radiography students get a visit from a special patient

Junior radiography students in Kearney with their stress reliever, Betty Rose.

Betty Rose just turned five in September. She ruptured her ACL in April playing fetch and – oh, yeah…Betty Rose is a golden retriever. Ellie Miller is Betty’s owner and one of our radiography instructors in Kearney. They stopped by the Health Science Education Complex (HSEC) on their way home from Betty’s last PT session for some extra TLC from the junior radiography students. “The… Continue Reading

MITS honors student with rededication

From left, Dawn Lisec's parents Darlene and Leonard with James Temme, associate director of the UNMC Department of Medical Imaging and Therapeutic Sciences.

Earlier this month, the UNMC Department of Medical Imaging and Therapeutic Sciences (MITS) held a rededication of a memorial honoring student Dawn Lisec. The department had planted a tree and placed a plaque in 1994 in honor of Lisec, who graduated from the radiography program that year and had just begun the diagnostic medical sonography program when she suffered an asthma attack and then died… Continue Reading