Cassandra Hays, PhD
Cassandra Hays, PhD

Cassandra Hays, PhD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Medical Education


  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations


  • Crawford AJ, Hays CL, Schlichte SL, Greer SE, Mallard HJ, Singh RM, Clarke MA, Schiller AM., Advances in Physiology Education, 45, 427-436, 2021
  • Hays CL, Sladek AL, Field GD, Thoreson WB. Properties of multivesicular release from mouse rod photoreceptors support transmission of single-photon responses., Elife, 10, 2021


  • Cranefield Award Symposium, Society of General Physiologists, 2021
  • Cassandra Hays, Asia Cahill, Wallace B. Thoreson Rod Photoreceptor Signaling at the Dark Potential (20/20 Vision in Research and Education Lecture Series, Regional Meeting), 2021
  • Outer Plexiform Layer Research Symposium, 2021

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Integrating physiology and other basic sciences into the medical curricula.