Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award

2021 CAHP Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award: Craig Keller, AS, RT(R)(T)

Award criteria

Recipients of this award hold a faculty appointment in the CAHP and demonstrate outstanding skills in directing learning, advising students, and facilitating effective interaction between faculty and students and between students.

This year's recipient is Craig Keller, BS, RT(R)(T) ARRT, radiation therapist at Nebraska Medicine. Craig has served as a Clinical Preceptor for the CAHP Radiation Therapy Program for over a decade. He was also awarded the RTT Most Influential Therapist Award in 2002, 2005 & 2017. 

Students often saythey want to model their professional practice after Craig. He continually reminds students to treat the patients as if they are family, no exceptions. He provides a caring touch to his patients and they ask for him by name. His dedication to our students has been steadfast and worthy of recognition!