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‘Age-Friendly Athens' to survey Athens County residents on how to improve community for all ages

June 21, 2021

Age-Friendly Athens County plans to identify needs, implement projects, and establish places and programs where people can grow gracefully, actively and comfortably in sustainable, supportive and inclusive communities across Athens County.

Gait Lab searching for research participants

June 21, 2021

The outcomes of this study may provide clinicians working in the rehabilitation setting with evidence in support of the prescription of these exercises for the prevention and treatment of various problems relating to flat feet.

OHIO hosts Opioid Workforce Expansion Project Conference

June 10, 2021

The project and subsequent conference was brought about by a grant from the U.S. Department of Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) that encourages substance abuse treatment skills in interprofessional students, professionals and community members.

OHIO student selected for prestigious Appalachian Regional Commission Fellowship

June 3, 2021

Paige Miller, an Ohio University senior working toward a Bachelor’s of Specialized Studies program with a focus in journalism and history, has been selected as the

CHSP recognizes its outstanding graduates during virtual ceremony

May 20, 2021

Recipients were recognized for their contributions and accomplishments during the 2020-21 school year; 31 individuals were recognized with honors during the event.

CHSP’s Dr. Sherleena Buchman receives early career award for her work in VR and healthcare

May 13, 2021

This early career award named Dr. Buchman as an “early investigator" and cited the local and national attention for the innovative work Buchman carried out by implementing CINE-VR, a type of VR that uses actual video, not animation, into her work on opioids and opioid overdose response.

OHIO student leaders prepare for Bobcat Student Orientation

May 12, 2021

This summer Bobcat Student Orientation will include virtual and in-person events and options for students and their families. 

The orientation experience has been expanded to include three phases. Phase 1 includes pre-orientation modules that will be released to students in May. The live event in June with an option of attending virtually or in-person is the second phase. Programs have…

Meet IHS adjunct facaulty member Karl Federspiel

April 27, 2021

Meet IHS adjunct faculty, Karl Federspiel. Karl has been teaching CHSP's popular junior composition course, IHS 3700J, for several years. Karl also serves as an Academic Retention Specialist in the Academic Achievement Center.

Meet graduate Clinical Informatics student Alexis Moore

April 27, 2021

Meet graduate Clinical Informatics student, Alexis Moore.  Alexis eared her Bachelor of Science in Biology Degree from Ohio University.  She is also currently pursuing her master’s degree in Public Health.  Alexis chose the graduate Clinical Informatics certificate because she wanted to gain a better understanding of the electronic tools and systems available to be better prepared in applying…

MAPS benefits OHIO students seeking careers in the health and medical field

April 12, 2021

MAPS serves underrepresented students who plan to pursue medical school or health professions and allows them to access a professional network and social support system of their peers.