Center for Faith and Health

In the College of Health Sciences, we prepare students with the skills and knowledge necessary to deliver exceptional care in a wide variety of settings. As a College, it is essential that we do more than educate caregivers. We must put the great depth of knowledge and experience of our faculty, staff and students to work making the lives of people better, here at home and in communities around the world. This is why we created the Center for Faith and Health.

“Comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word.” 2 Thessalonians 2:17

The Center provides a critical link between our academic programs and the communities we serve. Within the Center, we have collected all of our outreach programs and mission work. It is a model for inter-disciplinary collaboration that reflects the growing team orientation of modern health care practice.

Woman examines man

Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing

Faith and Health

Faith Community Nursing focuses on congregational health, in body and in spirit

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McWhorter School of Pharmacy

Outreach With Purpose

The McWhorter School of Pharmacy's programs in Alabama's Black Belt bring badly needed care to underserved people

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Dominican Republic mission trip

School of Health Professions

To Serve and Learn

Kinesiology students take a mission trip to the Dominican Republic and experience the true meaning of care

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Haiti malnutrition clinic

School of Public Health

Work That Matters

Nutrition students working in a malnutrition clinic in Haiti see the life-and-death importance of good nutrition

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