College of Allied Health Professions

We welcome Mia Hyde to the CAHP!

Mia Hyde

Mia Hyde, MPAS, PA-C, recently joined our faculty in the physician assistant program. Here’s  more about Mia in  her own words: “Although born in California, I was raised primarily in Blue Hill, Nebraska. I graduated from undergraduate school in Kearney, NE and attended the Wichita State University PA Program where I earned my BS degree. I then earned my Master of PA Studies through the… Continue Reading

Welcome new faculty: Jon Kilstrom

Jon Kilstrom

Jonathan Kilstrom, MPAS, PA-C, recently joined our physician assistant education faculty. Here’s a little about Jon in his own words: “I was born and raised in Northwest Iowa. I graduated from Creighton University in 2009 with a Bachelor in Emergency Medical Services. I have been active in EMS for 13 years and continue to be a registered paramedic. In 2014 I graduated from Union College… Continue Reading

Come Home to Primary Care: 2nd Conference in the works

Michelle Buller (Union College), Michael Huckabee (UNMC), Joan Husted (UNMC), Wade Nilson (University of South Dakota), (Liliana Bronner (UNMC), Mark Moran (Lincoln Memorial University, Tennessee), Laura Delaney (Des Moines University), Kyle Meyer (UNMC), Patricia Dieter (Duke University) and Gina Brown (Wichita State University). Other committee members not pictured are David Asprey (University of Iowa), Geri Finn and Lois Colburn (both UNMC).

Recently the Conference Planning Committee representing eight PA programs from across the country met in Omaha to set the agenda for the second Advancing Rural Primary Care Conference. Scheduled for March 23-24, 2017, in Omaha, the conference focuses on the effective utilization of physician assistants in rural primary care teams. Including support from a federal primary care grant, PA programs cosponsoring the conference with UNMC… Continue Reading