Tuesday, January 18, 2022

School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

  • Edward DeSimone II, RPh, PhD, FAPhA, professor of pharmacy services, Michael Davidian, MD, associate professor of medicine, Jennifer Tilleman, RPh, PharmD, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Constance Penzotti, PharmD...

    Fibromyalgia Treatment Approaches

    Edward DeSimone II, RPh, PhD, FAPhA, professor of pharmacy services, Michael Davidian, MD, associate professor of medicine, Jennifer Tilleman, RPh, PharmD, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Constance Penzotti, PharmD...
  • Marion Russell, OTD, OTR/L, CSFES, assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions and colleagues published book chapters in Occupational Analysis and Group Process. ...

    Russell Book Chapters Published in Occupational Analysis and Group Process

    Marion Russell, OTD, OTR/L, CSFES, assistant professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions and colleagues published book chapters in Occupational Analysis and Group Process. ...
  • Lou Jensen, OTD, OTR/L, associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, is part of a team involved in a project that...

    Jensen Presents on Stroke Rehabilitation

    Lou Jensen, OTD, OTR/L, associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, is part of a team involved in a project that...
  • Keith Christensen, PharmD, BCPS, NREMT, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Mark Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS, professor of pharmacy practice, coauthored “Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis” in The...

    Pharmacy Faculty Coauthor Article

    Keith Christensen, PharmD, BCPS, NREMT, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Mark Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS, professor of pharmacy practice, coauthored “Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis” in The...
  • Anastasia Kyvelidou, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, published in Clinical Biomechanic on “Postural Control May Drive the Development of Other Domains in Infancy,” which examined differences...

    Kyvelidou Published in Clinical Biomechanic

    Anastasia Kyvelidou, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, published in Clinical Biomechanic on “Postural Control May Drive the Development of Other Domains in Infancy,” which examined differences...
  • Diana Feldhacker, OTD, OTR/L, BCPR, assistant professor, and Jennifer Hickey, OTD’20, published “Primitive Reflex Retention and Attention Among Preschool Children“ in the Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools and Early Intervention. The article was...

    OT Faculty Member and Alumna Published in Journal of Occupational Therapy

    Diana Feldhacker, OTD, OTR/L, BCPR, assistant professor, and Jennifer Hickey, OTD’20, published “Primitive Reflex Retention and Attention Among Preschool Children“ in the Journal of Occupational Therapy, Schools and Early Intervention. The article was...
  • Occupational therapy faculty Al Bracciano, EdD, and Vanessa Jewell, PhD, along with post-professional occupational therapy doctorate alumni Joy Doll, OTD; Tara Boehne, OTD; Leslie Bennett, OTD; and Laura Novak, OTD,...

    Occupational Therapy Faculty and Alumni Receive National Service Commendations

    Occupational therapy faculty Al Bracciano, EdD, and Vanessa Jewell, PhD, along with post-professional occupational therapy doctorate alumni Joy Doll, OTD; Tara Boehne, OTD; Leslie Bennett, OTD; and Laura Novak, OTD,...
  • Occupational therapy faculty members, Marion Russell, OTD, OTR/L, CSFES, in collaboration with research mentor Vanessa Jewell, PhD, OTR/L, and co-investigators Emily Knezevich, PharmD, CDECS, BCPS (pharmacy), and Amy Abbott, PhD, RN (nursing), and Kameran Ulferts (community partner), have been awarded...

    Russell and Type 1 Diabetes Team Awarded National Foundation Grant

    Occupational therapy faculty members, Marion Russell, OTD, OTR/L, CSFES, in collaboration with research mentor Vanessa Jewell, PhD, OTR/L, and co-investigators Emily Knezevich, PharmD, CDECS, BCPS (pharmacy), and Amy Abbott, PhD, RN (nursing), and Kameran Ulferts (community partner), have been awarded...
  • Anastasia Kyvelidou, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, published in Clinical Biomechanic on “Postural control may drive the development of other domains in infancy,” which examined differences in sitting...

    Kyvelidou Publishes in Clinical Biomechanic

    Anastasia Kyvelidou, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, published in Clinical Biomechanic on “Postural control may drive the development of other domains in infancy,” which examined differences in sitting...
  • Physical therapy faculty members, Kailey Snyder, PhD, in collaboration with Julie Peterson, PT, DPT, and Kari Bargstadt-Wilson, PT, of the Creighton Therapy & Wellness Clinic, have been awarded a $25,000...

    PT Faculty Awarded Pilot Grant

    Physical therapy faculty members, Kailey Snyder, PhD, in collaboration with Julie Peterson, PT, DPT, and Kari Bargstadt-Wilson, PT, of the Creighton Therapy & Wellness Clinic, have been awarded a $25,000...
  • Michele Faulkner, PharmD, FASHP, professor in pharmacy practice in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions and neurology in School of Medicine, will present a live virtual session at the...

    Faulkner Presents on Cannabis Connection

    Michele Faulkner, PharmD, FASHP, professor in pharmacy practice in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions and neurology in School of Medicine, will present a live virtual session at the...
  • Keith Christensen, PharmD, BCPS, NREMT, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Mark Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS, professor of pharmacy practice, coauthored, “Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis” in The Senior Care Pharmacist.  In...

    Pharmacy Faculty Publish in Senior Care Pharmacist

    Keith Christensen, PharmD, BCPS, NREMT, associate professor of pharmacy practice, and Mark Malesker, PharmD, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS, professor of pharmacy practice, coauthored, “Pulmonary Manifestations of Rheumatoid Arthritis” in The Senior Care Pharmacist.  In...
  • Lisa Black, PT, DPT, professor in physical therapy, recently received the 2020 Mary Ellen Stackstedar Award from the American Physical Therapy Association – Nebraska Chapter. The award is the highest...

    Black Receives Mary Ellen Sacksteder Award

    Lisa Black, PT, DPT, professor in physical therapy, recently received the 2020 Mary Ellen Stackstedar Award from the American Physical Therapy Association – Nebraska Chapter. The award is the highest...
  • Jennifer Furze, PT, DPT, PCS, associate professor, was re-elected to the director of Academic and Clinical Education of the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, a board position within the Academy...

    Furze Re-Elected to Leadership Role, Contributes to Book Chapter

    Jennifer Furze, PT, DPT, PCS, associate professor, was re-elected to the director of Academic and Clinical Education of the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, a board position within the Academy...
  • Newly inked agreements between Creighton University, Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and Regis University in Denver demonstrate how cooperation between Jesuit universities expands educational opportunities. Read more. Share/Bookmark

    New Agreements Expand Educational Opportunities

    Newly inked agreements between Creighton University, Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles and Regis University in Denver demonstrate how cooperation between Jesuit universities expands educational opportunities. Read more. Share/Bookmark
  • Terry Grindstaff, PT, ATC, PhD, SCS, CSCS, associate professor of physical therapy, and second-year physical therapy student Connor Frerichs helped provide medical care this past month at the USA Wrestling...

    Grindstaff Provides Medical Care for USA Wrestling

    Terry Grindstaff, PT, ATC, PhD, SCS, CSCS, associate professor of physical therapy, and second-year physical therapy student Connor Frerichs helped provide medical care this past month at the USA Wrestling...
  • Lisa Black, PT, DPT, professor in physical therapy, recently received the 2020 Mary Ellen Stackstedar Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) – Nebraska Chapter. The Mary Ellen Sacksteder...

    Black Receives Highest Honor in State PT Chapter

    Lisa Black, PT, DPT, professor in physical therapy, recently received the 2020 Mary Ellen Stackstedar Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) – Nebraska Chapter. The Mary Ellen Sacksteder...
  • CHI Health and Creighton University Medical Center, partnered to design and build University Campus, a new primary care-based medical facility that functions as a learning laboratory for interprofessional health sciences...

    Members in Action: Team-Based Care Leads to Improved Value for Patients

    CHI Health and Creighton University Medical Center, partnered to design and build University Campus, a new primary care-based medical facility that functions as a learning laboratory for interprofessional health sciences...
  • Kevin Powers, PhD, academic success consultant in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, co-presented virtually with former faculty member, Zara Risoldi, PharmD, at the American Association Colleges of Pharmacy...

    Powers Presents on Supporting Students’ Overall Success and Mental Health

    Kevin Powers, PhD, academic success consultant in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, co-presented virtually with former faculty member, Zara Risoldi, PharmD, at the American Association Colleges of Pharmacy...
  • Deepal Vora, MS’19; Anthony Kincaid, PT, PhD, professor of pharmacy sciences; Justin Tolman, PharmD, PhD, associate professor of pharmacy sciences and Harsh Chauhan, PhD, associate professor of pharmacy sciences, published...

    Pharmacy Sciences Faculty, Grad Publish in ‘PharmSciTech’

    Deepal Vora, MS’19; Anthony Kincaid, PT, PhD, professor of pharmacy sciences; Justin Tolman, PharmD, PhD, associate professor of pharmacy sciences and Harsh Chauhan, PhD, associate professor of pharmacy sciences, published...
  • The Physical Therapy Program received Reaffirmation of Accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation for Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) with the Commission commending the program for the quality of the educational...

    Omaha PT Program Receives Reaffirmation of Accreditation

    The Physical Therapy Program received Reaffirmation of Accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation for Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) with the Commission commending the program for the quality of the educational...
  • Gail Jensen, PhD, PT, FAPTA, dean of the Graduate School and College of Professional Studies and vice provost for Learning and Assessment, is the 2020 graduation speaker for Elon University’s...

    Jensen Named Graduation Speaker for Elon DPT Program

    Gail Jensen, PhD, PT, FAPTA, dean of the Graduate School and College of Professional Studies and vice provost for Learning and Assessment, is the 2020 graduation speaker for Elon University’s...
  • Edward DeSimone II, RPh, PhD, FAPhA, professor in the Department of Pharmacy Sciences, served on the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) 2020 Special Committee on Substance Use and Pharmacy...

    DeSimone Served on Special Committee

    Edward DeSimone II, RPh, PhD, FAPhA, professor in the Department of Pharmacy Sciences, served on the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) 2020 Special Committee on Substance Use and Pharmacy...
  • The American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Academy of Education (APTE) held a virtual education leadership conference in October with the theme, “Excellence in Physical Therapy Education: The Key to Unlocking...

    PT Faculty Present at Educational Leadership Conference

    The American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) Academy of Education (APTE) held a virtual education leadership conference in October with the theme, “Excellence in Physical Therapy Education: The Key to Unlocking...
  • Kirk Peck, PT, PhD, chair of the Department of Physical Therapy was re-appointed to a five-year term on the Nebraska Board of Physical Therapy. Peck was also was appointed to...

    Peck Appointed to Chair Positions, Publishes on Animal PT

    Kirk Peck, PT, PhD, chair of the Department of Physical Therapy was re-appointed to a five-year term on the Nebraska Board of Physical Therapy. Peck was also was appointed to...