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.
School of Public Health Earns Accreditation for Nutrition and Dietetics Programs
Samford University’s School of Public Health has received full accreditation for its Dietetic Internship program and continued accreditation for its undergraduate nutrition and dietetic degree from the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics.
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.
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?”
School of Public Health Professors Inducted as Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Fellows
Mim Gaines, assistant professor and director of Samford's dietetic internship program, and Donna Seibels, assistant professor and director of the didactic program in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, have been inducted as fellows in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Samford Hosts AHIF Therapy Camp for Traumatic Brain Injury Patients and Caregivers
With the help of 57 graduate students in Samford University’s School of Health Professions and School of Public Health along with professionals in the community, patients and their caregivers were able to receive additional therapy and support.
Samford’s Department of Healthcare Administration Named 2018 New Program of the Year
This honor comes two years after the School of Public Health established the department and its two degree programs: a Bachelor of Science in healthcare administration and an online Master of Healthcare Administration.