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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Rita Antonson, MSN, RN, APRN-NP

Director, Senior Health Promotion Center, UNMC College of Nursing

402-472-3657

Rita Antonson, MSN, RN, APRN-NP

Rita Antonson is a Board-certified Gerontontological Nurse Practitioner. Past professional experience includes Staff Nurse, Hemophilia Nurse Coordinator & Clinical Research Coordinator at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska and Clinical Research Associate at a pharmaceutical company in Kansas City, Missouri.

Ms. Antonson is currently a member of the UNMC (University of Nebraska Medical Center) CON (College of Nursing) Faculty on the Lincoln Campus and is the director of the Senior Health Promotion Center.

Education
  • 1991, MS, University of Nebraska-Omaha
  • 1998, MSN, UNMC
Grant Support
  • April 2018 Title: Indian Center Health Fair Sigma Theta Tau International-Gamma Pi Chapter, Award Amount: $346.28, Role: Antonson, R.(P.I.)
  • October 2016 Title: Project Homeless Connect Sigma Theta Tau International-Gamma Pi Chapter, Award Amount: $345.00, Role: Antonson, R. (P.I.)
Service
  • Clinic with a Heart – serve on UNMC CON team to provide patient care
Recognition
  • 2003-2004 University of Nebraska, University-wide Departmental Teaching Award
  • 2009 UNMC - CON, Ada Lindsey Professional Service Award
  • 2020 UNMC - CON, Chancellor’s Council Silver “U” Award