College of Allied Health Professions
Iman Ahmad, PhD

by Kalani Simpson for UNMC Discover (Spring 2016) Before she earned her Ph.D., and before she came to UNMC as an assistant professor in the College of Allied Health Professions, Dr. Iman Ahmad worked for about 10 years as a radiologic technologist. It was demanding work, made more so by the work ethic she shared with many radiologic techs – she put the patient before… Continue Reading

PT2 receives NASA fellowship

Trent Werner, a second-year UNMC physical therapy student and the 2018 PT class president, has been named a NASA Fellowship recipient. He is conducting research under the supervision of Chun-Kai Huang, PhD, investigating the effects of visual-spatial discordance on fine motor control in order to hopefully develop a visuomotor training paradigm for NASA astronauts. Trent is a native of Aurora, Nebraska, where he graduated from… Continue Reading

PT2 Haley Hansen’s winning streak continues!

Haley Hansen and her awards

In March, Haley Hansen, (PT2) won first place in the regional Midwest Student Biomedical Research Forum. As part of that award, Haley had the opportunity to present the same poster at the annual National Student Research Forum on April 27-29 in Galveston, TX, where she kept her winning streak alive, winning first place there for “Best Poster Presentation in Public Health.” The National Student Research… Continue Reading