College of Allied Health Professions

Straube wins prestigious scholarship

Jamie Straube

Physical therapy student Jamie Straube was one of 12 students nationally to earn Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions Scholarships of Excellence. The awards go to students deemed to have significant potential to assume future leadership roles in allied health. Jamie was chosen by the ASAHP scholarship committee because she epitomizes academic achievement, service to her school and to the community, leadership, diversity in… Continue Reading

Important: Have you documented your flu vaccine status, yet?

Jaden Boudle, radiography student, receives a flu shot from a pharmacist intern.

The shot is optional (though highly recommended), but documentation is a MUST! And it only takes a minute online. The online influenza vaccine verification, accessible through a UNMC or Nebraska Medicine computer, allows colleagues to indicate their choice of vaccination: receipt of vaccine reason for vaccine declination vaccination received elsewhere The expectation is for 100 percent of health care providers, students, and employees to document… Continue Reading

Frazee recognized for fellowship

Megan Frazee receiving a certificate for her fellowship from Jim Rivard, president AAOMPT

Megan Frazee, PT, DPT, OCS, MTC, FAAOMPT, assistant professor in physical therapy education, received a certificate at a recent ceremony recognizing all physical therapists who had become a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT) in the past year. Megan completed her fellowship through Evidence in Motion on November 1, 2015. Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy (OMPT) is a specialized area of physical… Continue Reading