Director, Senior Health Promotion Center
University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Lincoln Division
550 N 19th Street
Lincoln, NE 68588-0620
- 1991, MS, University of Nebraska-Omaha
- 1998, MSN, UNMC
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.
Grant Support (Previous 5 years)
Indian Center Health Fair Sigma Theta Tau International-Gamma Pi Chapter, $346.28, Antonson, R.(P.I.)
Project Homeless Connect Sigma Theta Tau International-Gamma Pi Chapter, $345.00, Antonson, R. (P.I.)
Clinic with a Heart – serve on UNMC CON team to provide patient care
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