College of Allied Health Professions

Welcome new staff: Meghan Langel

Meghan Langel

Meghan Langel, MPH, recently joined the College of Allied Health Professions as the Administrative Research Coordinator. Meghan has spent the last several years coordinating clinical research trials for the University of Nebraska. For the past two years, she has managed the Heartland Osteoporosis Prevention Study, a collaborative clinical trial for the CAHP and College of Nursing. Originally from Des Moines, Iowa, Meghan earned her Bachelor’s… Continue Reading

Dr. Ahmad studies oxidative stress levels among radiologic technologists

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