College of Allied Health Professions

MITS faculty garner 1st place for SDMS presentation

Kim Michael, Tanya Custer, and Kate Wampler

Faculty from the Department of Medical Imaging and Therapeutic Sciences (MITS), Kim Michael, Tanya Custer, and Kate Wampler, have been selected as the first place winners in the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) Scientific Presentation Competition, for their work, “Eye Movement Tracking in Sonography Education: Comparing the Gaze Patterns of the Novice to the Expert.” They will be recognized at the 2016 SDMS Annual… Continue Reading

Dorrs run for cancer awareness

Melissa Dorr and sons at the Boxer 500.

On Sunday, August 14, 2016,  physician assistant clinical education associate, Melissa Dorr, and her son, Anthony, participated in the “Boxer 500” with the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center Team. Anthony completed the Kids Dash and Melissa completed the 5K. The event is a fundraiser for the Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force, to raise awareness for colorectal cancer. Participants are encouraged to draw attention… Continue Reading

James Temme named a Life Member of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists

ASRT president Sandra Hayden, right, presents UNMC's James Temme with the ASRT's highest honor, the Life Member award.

From UNMC Today – August 5, 2016 James Temme, associate director and Charles R. O’Malley Chair of Radiation Science Technology Education, in the College of Allied Health Professions, was recently named a Life Member of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists at the group’s annual meeting in Las Vegas. Temme is only the 30th ASRT member to be elevated to Life Member status since the… Continue Reading