On October 23, 2013, eight teams of Dietetics students gathered to present research posters on various metabolic disorders and processes for their Nutrition and Metabolism course.
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January 10, 2014
The James Madison Physician Assistant Student Society (PASS), presented a check for $300 to Our Community Place on December 5, 2013.
October 29, 2013
The Red Flag campaign takes place in October, which is “Intimate Partner Violence Awareness Month” and was organized by Raychel Whyte, a senior health-sciences major, working as the Sexual Assault Prevention student employee through Student Wellness and Outreach (SWO).
October 15, 2013
In April 2014, 13 current graduate students and four faculty members from the occupational therapy master’s program will present research at the American Occupational Therapy Association’s (AOTA) 94th Annual Conference & Exposition in Baltimore, Maryland.
October 1, 2013
Six first year Physician Assistant students were awarded scholarships, an honor given to the top students who apply to the prestigious program.
- How to declare a Health Sciences Major
- Health Sciences has BLACKOUT dates of September 15th and February 15th. You must be declared by September 15th to add HTH courses in the following Spring semester and by February 15th for the following Fall semester. There are NO exceptions.
- April 23
DC-Maryland-VA: Alumni Online Speed Networking
- May 9-10
- May 20
Richmond, VA: Alumni Networking Event
Welcome from Health Sciences
Welcome to the Department of Health Sciences! The department is home to 39 full-time faculty members and over 1,800 students. Our primary goal is to prepare students for entry into professional programs in various health professions or careers in health sciences or dietetics. More >