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PT hosts visiting scholar from Brazil

by Liz Wellsandt, PhD The UNMC Physical Therapy program hosted a visiting scholar, Rodrigo Scatonne da Silva, PT, MSc, PhD, on August 21-22, 2023.  Dr. Scatonne da Silva traveled to UNMC from ​the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte in Natal, Brazil. There, he lectures in physical therapy at the undergraduate and graduate levels and coordinates […]

Aug 29, 2023

Dr. Scatonne da Silva gives presentation

Donnelly receives Excellence in Education award

It’s no secret that our Assistant Dean for Student Affairs Amber Donnelly, PhD, is an excellent educator. We’ve known it for years. But now, it’s official. Dr. Donnelly received the Excellence in Education award at the joint International Congress of Cytology and the American Society of Cytopathology meeting in Baltimore, Md., on November 19, 2022. […]

Nov 29, 2022

Amber Donnelly, PhD, receives the Excellence in Education award

Welcome new faculty: Erin Westover, OTD

Erin Westover, OTD, OTR/L, recently joined our occupational therapy faculty. Here’s more about Dr. Westover in her own words: I am excited and privileged to be joining the talented faculty team within the Division of Occupational Therapy Education as an assistant professor. I bring experience within occupational therapy education, as well as a practice background […]

Sep 26, 2022