About Us


Our Work

The theme of our work is to translate research into structures and processes that improve patient safety and quality of care in rural communities.

Our Team

Katherine Jones, PhD, PT; Principal Investigator; PT Education, UNMC
Dawn M. Venema, PT, PhD; Co-investigator; PT Education, UNMC
Regina Nailon, RN, PhD; Co-investigator; The Nebraska Medical Center
Jane F. Potter, MD; Co-investigator; Geriatrics, UNMC
Linda Farho, PharmD; Co-investigator; College of Pharmacy, UNMC
Robin High, MBA, MA; Co-investigator; College of Public Health, UNMC
Anne M. Skinner, RHIA; Project Coordinator; PT Education, UNMC
Mary Wood, Research Assistant; PT Education, UNMC
Fran Higgins, MA; Web Design; PT Education, UNMC

Roni-Reiter Palmon, PhD; Co-investigator; UNO; Center for Collaboration Science
Victoria Kennel, MA; graduate student; UNO; Center for Collaboration Science

Deborah Conley, MSN, APRN-CNS, GCNS-BC, FNGNA; Consultant; Methodist Health System


contact us
UNMC Patient Safety Team
University of Nebraska Medical Center
PO Box 6688
Omaha NE 68106-9921
(402) 559-8221
Fax: (402) 559-8626