College of Allied Health Professions

Hanson and Siu elected to UNMC Faculty Senate

Corri Hanson, PhD and Joseph Siu, PhD

Associate professor in medical nutrition education, Corri Hanson, PhD, and associate professor in physical therapy education, Joseph Siu, PhD, were elected to the UNMC Faculty Senate. This is a re-election for Dr. Hanson, who was also elected Secretary. This will be Dr. Siu’s, first two-year term. CAHP dean, Kyle Meyer, PhD, congratulated the two and said, “I appreciate their willingness to represent the college and… Continue Reading

Fiber affects lung function


What you eat can affect your lungs! In a short video for National Nutrition Month, the American Thoracic Society interviewed associate professor Corrine Hanson, PhD, RD, LMNT, about her study on nutrition and lung health. “What we found in our study was that people who ate less fiber had worse measures of lung function,” said Dr. Hanson. Watch the video on YouTube>>