SAHP Reunion Schedule

UNMC School of Allied Health Professions 2013 Alumni Reunion
Allies Assemble | July 19-20, 2013


Friday, July 19, 2013
5 p.m.  - 7 p.m.
75th Anniversary Celebration of the Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology Program
UNMC Truhlsen Campus Events Center
1st level, Michael F. Sorrell Center, 619 S. 42nd Street, Omaha
Distinguished Alumnus Award honorees: Connie Ryan ’74 & Judith Thompson Weeks ‘70
Sponsored by
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Also sponsored by: James R. Newland, M.D.; Telcor; UNMC Department of Pathology & Microbiology; and UNMC Clinical Laboratory Science Alumni Chapter

6:30 p.m. 
Cytotechnology Alumni Social Gathering
Stokes, 13615 California St., Omaha
Appetizers provided, cash bar.

6:30 p.m.

Physician Assistant Alumni Chapter Reception
Anthony’s Steakhouse, 7220 F St.,  Omaha
Appetizers provided, cash bar.
Distinguished Alumnus Award honoree: Roger Wells, PA-C ‘87

Saturday, July 20, 2013
7:40 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Continuing Education for Physical Therapy Alumni
Gross Anatomy Review of the Shoulder, Hip, and Knee for Physical Therapists

Instructors: Gib Willett, P.T., Ph.D., O.C.S., C.S.C.S.; Sarah Keim, Ph.D., M.T. (ASCP); Ryan Splittgerber, Ph.D.
7:40-7:50                            Welcome and introductions Bennett Hall Room 2020

7:50-8:00                            Transition to Gross Anatomy Lab

8:00-8:50                            First station demonstrations

9:00-9:50                            Second station demonstrations

10:00-10:50                       Third station demonstrations

10:50-11:00                       Course wrap-up/evaluation
Registration Cost (this event only):
Discounted registration sponsored by PT Alumni Chapter: $120 for UNMC PT alumni, $150 for non-UNMC alums
This course is currently full. 

7:45 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
Continuing Education for Physician Assistant Alumni
UNMC Michael F. Sorrell Center Room 2010
7:45-8:40 a.m.             
What’s new with STD’s?           
Darwin Brown, MPH, PA-C, PA Program Clinical Coordinator
8:50-9:45 a.m.             
Exploring Complementary & Alternative Medicine       
Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C, PA Program Director         
10-10:50 a.m.              
PE or not PE? Evaluating Pleuritic Chest Pain
Tamara Ritsema, MPH, MMSc, PA-C, PA Program Academic/Research Coordinator
Accreditation statement:
This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum 3.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant
Review Panel.  Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in this CME activity.

7:45  a.m. – 11 am.
Continuing Education for RSTE Alumni
UNMC Michael F. Sorrell Center Room 2014
7:45 – 8 a.m.
Welcome & Continental Breakfast
8 – 8:50 a.m.
The Future of Radiology
Kyle Salem, PhD; Managing Director at CQuence Health Group
9 – 9:50 a.m.
Diagnostic Review of Thoracic & Abdominal Radiography
Dennis Strauss, MD
10 – 10:50 a.m.
Public Perceptions and Reality of Radiation Risk (from Chernobyl and Fukushima to Cell Phones and Dirty Bombs)
David Crouse, PhD
This activity is approved for credit by the ASRT.  Please note, all three hours of this session must be completed to earn CE credits.  Each course does not stand alone.

8 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Cytotechnology Alumni Continuing Education Program
Michael F. Sorrell Center Linder Reading Room and Sorrell Center Room 1010
Participants will receive a certificate of participation for their certification maintenance records. The continuing education activity will be counted as 2.0 hours.
8 –9 a.m. (Linder Reading Room, 2nd floor Sorrell Center)
Breakfast with program faculty and discussion of new alumni chapter
9 - 9:30 a.m.
Glancing Back in Time & Gearing up for the Future
Amber Donnelly, PhD, MPH, SCT(ASCP), Director, Cytotechnology Program                
9:30-10:45 a.m.
Virtual Microscopy in Cytotechnology, teaching / annotated images, unknown case discussion & survey
8 a.m. – 11 a.m.
- Canceled
Continuing Education for Clinical Perfusion Alumni
Optimizing Clinical Instruction for the Perfusion Student (II)
UNMC Eppley Science Hall 5th Floor Lab & Bennett Hall 6th Floor Perfusion Office
Please allow flexibility in scheduled due to small group sessions.

9 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Clinical Laboratory Science Department Open House
Bennett Hall 5th Floor Offices & Wittson Hall Student Laboratory

10 a.m. – 10: 45 a.m.
Medical Nutrition Education Alumni Open House  
UNMC Bennett Hall, Room 6003 (Medical Nutrition Education Program offices)
Refreshments available

11:15  a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
SAHP  Luncheon Program
Emcee: SAHP Dean Kyle Meyer, PhD, PT

This gathering is for all alumni to come together to learn about updates from the School of Allied Health Professions and its programs and honor distinguished alumni. 
UNMC Truhlsen Campus Events Center
1st level, Michael F. Sorrell Center

Immediately following luncheon program (about 1:00 p.m.)
Optional Guided Tours  
Campus has changed since you went to school!  Come see how the UNMC campus has grown and prospered; and reminisce about your days on campus. Tours will include Gross Anatomy Lab, Clinical Skills Lab, McGoogan Library, and campus' newest facilities.

1:00 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.
Physical Therapy Alumni Reception
UNMC Alumni House
518 S. 38th Street
Refreshments provided, including cake and drinks.  Help honor distinguished alumnus award recipient Gilbert Willett, PhD.