School of Health Professions Commemorates Students' Commitment to Calling in Ceremony
Samford University’s School of Health Professions commemorated its Commitment to Calling Ceremony on September 12 in Brock Recital Hall. Sixty-seven graduate and undergraduate student candidates answered their calling to serve others during the event.
College of Health Sciences hosts Samford Preceptor Development Summit
Samford University’s College of Health Sciences held a continuing education program specifically for health care professions who serve as preceptors or manage a clinical unit or department where students in the college’s four schools participate in clinical rotations.
Samford Partners with Alacare for Annual Palliative Care Conference
Samford University’s Center for Faith and Health partnered with Alacare Home Health and Hospice to host the annual Palliative Care Conference, Sept 27, on Samford’s campus.
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.