Registration Now Open for 2019 Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference
Registration is now open for Samford's annual Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference. Hosted by the College of Health Sciences’ Center for Faith and Health, this year’s conference will take place on Friday, Sept. 6 and discuss the topic, “Medical Marijuana: Its Benefits and Risks to Society.”
Undergraduate Kinesiology Research: Progressive, Valuable, Student Focused
Across the curriculum, School of Health Professions faculty are challenged to enhance student outcomes by providing experiential learning opportunities for students. The school’s Department of Kinesiology has taken this challenge in stride by developing one of the most unique undergraduate research programs in the nation.
School of Health Professions Offers Heat Safety Tips
At all levels of sport, athletic trainers are working to prevent cases of heat cramps, heat exhaustion, heat syncope, heat injury, heatstroke and dehydration; however, Kyle Southall, instructor and director of clinical education, shares four imperative steps that any person working out outdoors can take to keep themselves safe.
Communication Sciences and Disorders Student Organization Recognized with Honors
The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) recently honored Samford University’s chapter (SUNSSLHA) with a bronze honors ranking for the 2018-2019 school year. The student organization was the only one in Alabama to receive honors.
Health Sciences Commencement Marks an Important Milestone in Graduates' Pursuit of Calling
Samford University’s College of Health Sciences awarded 316 bachelor’s degrees on Friday, May 10, to graduates of the undergraduate programs in its four schools: School of Health Professions, Ida Moffett School of Nursing, McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health.
College of Health Sciences' Spring Commencement Awards 319 Graduate Degrees
Samford University’s College of Health Sciences held its spring commencement ceremony for its graduate programs May 3, presenting master’s and doctoral degrees to 319 graduates from the college’s four schools: School of Health Professions, Ida Moffett School of Nursing, McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health.
Samford’s Physician Assistant Studies Program Receives Provisional Accreditation from ARC-PA
Samford University’s School of Health Professions has received provisional accreditation for its Physician Assistant Studies program from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).