College of Allied Health Professions

Real heroes of medical education

The Omaha World Herald recently ran an editorial, Real heroes of medical education, written by Wayne Mathews, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA, associate program director in physician assistant (PA) education. In it, Mathews described the extraordinary value to students in health professions of simulation patients and anatomical donors. Those heroes generally go unrecognized, but not so last week. Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C, director of the PA program,… Continue Reading

Busy weekend of awards for MITS students and faculty

Submitted by Tanya Custer As in past years, the 86th Annual Nebraska Society of Radiologic Technology Annual Conference in Kearney, NE, was very successful for our Medical Imaging and Therapeutic Sciences (MITS) students and faculty. Photos on Flickr>> Tanya Custer, Christina Gregg, Ellie Miller, Kim Michael, Tammy Webster, Stephanie Vas, Jim Temme, Greg Karst, PhD, Russell Buzalko, PhD, along with all of the senior radiography… Continue Reading

Honoring Linda J. Flowers

We hope you are planning to participate in the American Heart Association Heart Walk, May 13. Please consider walking and/or donating to the Heart Walk in honor of Linda Flowers. Linda, who retired from UNMC EVS two years ago, worked in Swanson Hall when our CAHP offices were there and moved to Bennett Hall with us after the renovation. Sadly, she recently was taken by… Continue Reading