College of Allied Health Professions

Miller to sit on advisory board, improve instruction

Ellie Miller in the HSEC building in front of a sculpture in Kearney

Instructor in radiography Ellie Miller has been invited to sit on the Skilitics Health Advisory Board for Radiographic Positioning Simulation by the platform developer. Skilitics Health is a virtual simulation company that provides radiographic positioning simulation experiences through non-immersive and immersive virtual reality. Miller is leading the implementation of the Skilitics platform in the radiography curriculum. Currently, their students use the non-immersive platform on their… Continue Reading

Welcome new faculty, program director: Ashley Balliet

Ashley Balliett, MEd, RT(R)(M), recently joined the College of Allied Health Professions, Division of Clinical, Diagnostic & Therapeutic Sciences as Assistant Professor and Program Director for the Radiography and Computed Tomography Programs, Alisha Wright, MHPTT, BS, RT(R) had served as Interim Program Director. Thank you, Alisha, for your service in the interim. Here’s more about Ashley in her own words: “I am a Nebraska native… Continue Reading

Fun at the Nebraska Science Festival

As part of the Nebraska Science Festival this year, Perris Scott and Kevin Howard from Enrollment Management & Student Affairs, and Assistant Professor and Chemistry Coordinator for Medical Laboratory Science Kevin McGuire hosted some fun activities at the Durham Museum. They handed out coloring sheets representing some of our health professions, and Mr. McGuire brought in two microscopes with some slides and materials to show… Continue Reading