University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Health

Mom and daughter celebrate their love for patient care

by Kara Haworth, Nebraska Medicine They found their passion in Respiratory Care. Kim Bobo and her daughter, Loni Waddell, share why working together in a field they love is so special. “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.” That’s what patients have said to Loni Waddell during the years, after learning her mother is Kim Bobo. The mother […]

Jan 5, 2024

Loni Waddell and Kim Bobo

PA Excellence in Teaching Award goes to Melissa Soester, PhD

by PA Program Director Shaun Grammer, DMSc, PA-C Melissa Soester, PhD, PA-C, is the recipient of the Pat and Susan McClaughry Physician Assistant (PA) Excellence in Teaching Award for the PA graduating class of 2023. Dr. Soester serves as the Research Director for the PA program and is a valuable member of the clinical education […]

Jan 2, 2024

Melissa Soester, PhD

Welcome new faculty: Colene Wade

Colene Wade, PA-C is a new assistant professor in our Physician Assistant program. Here’s more about Colene in her own words: I was born and raised in southwest Michigan. I had never been to Omaha prior to the time spent here during the interview process, but enjoyed my time here so much both meeting the […]

Sep 5, 2023

Colene Wade