Samford Family Weekend Draws Parents From 30 States
Samford families from 30 states and multiple countries enjoyed a variety of campus activities during the annual Family Weekend Sept. 14-16. Several thousand family members, students, faculty and staff took part in the schedule that ranged from college classes for parents, to tailgating, football and a hymn sing.
Samford Names Daniel Callahan of The Hastings Center its 2018 Pellegrino Medal Recipient
Samford University’s Center for Faith and Health and Healthcare Ethics and Law Institute are proud to announce Daniel Callahan, cofounder and president emeritus of The Hastings Center, as this year’s recipient of the Edmund Pellegrino Medal for Healthcare Ethics.
Physical Therapy Graduate’s Capstone Project Establishes Camp Life
Lauren Evans used her Doctor of Physical Therapy capstone project to establish Camp Life, a respite camp for families and children with special health care needs, in her hometown of Fyffe, Alabama.
Samford Names Occupational Therapy Program Director
Elaine Fehringer, Ph.D., OTR/L has been named director for the new occupational therapy program in Samford University’s School of Health Professions.
Samford to Welcome First Doctor of Audiology Students This Fall
Samford University’s School of Health Professions has received candidacy status for its Doctor of Audiology program from the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA). Enrollment has already begun for the growing program which will see its first class of students in the fall of this year.
Registration Open for 2018 Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference
Registration is now open for Samford’s Healthcare Ethics and Law Conference. This year’s conference will take place on Friday, Sept. 7 and discuss the topic, “The Ethics of Access to Health Care: Are We Doing Too Much or Too Little?”
Shelley Stewart Endowed Scholarship Will Support Minority Students in Samford's School of Health Professions
Students in Samford’s School of Health Professions will soon benefit from a new minority scholarship established in honor of legendary radio personality, business leader and philanthropist Shelley Stewart.