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Lancaster campus social work students present at NASW conference

December 2, 2019

Social work students, Marissa Grotsky and Tasha Stout presented a poster at the NASW conference titled "The Impact of Race on Mental Health Diagnoses."

Meet Deborah Pack, August 2019 Classified Employee of the Month

October 14, 2019

The August 2019 recipient is Deborah Pack, administrative specialist in the Department of Social Work. She was nominated by Sarah Garlington, an assistant professor in Social Work.

Meet Deborah Pack, August 2019 Classified Employee of the Month

October 14, 2019

The August 2019 recipient is Deborah Pack, administrative specialist in the Department of Social Work. She was nominated by Sarah Garlington, an assistant professor in Social Work.

$1.35 million grant awarded to OHIO to create new opioid workforce project

August 26, 2019

The Appalachian Ohio Opioid Workforce Expansion project award was made to Dr. Deborah Henderson, director of Ohio University’s School of Nursing (SON), for $1.35 million. The grant was awarded through the United States Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration.

CHSP student named winner of $50K Top Hat scholarship

July 24, 2019

Delia “DeeDee” Grantham took a deep breath and tried to calm her nerves as she paced in front of her laptop computer. She had rehearsed what she wanted to say over and over and was anxious to hear from Top Hat — a learning platform for higher education offering thousands of dollars in scholarships.

CHSP event discusses growth and role of community health workers

June 27, 2019

Dozens of healthcare professionals gathered earlier this month for a Community Health Workers Stakeholders Convening hosted by Ohio University’s College of Health Sciences and Professions (CHSP). The goal of the event was to address the fast-paced growth of community health workers in the region and throughout the state.

CHSP's Shaw featured in project for the Aspen Institute

June 10, 2019

Kerri Shaw, a field director for the social work program in Ohio University’s College of Health Sciences and Professions (CHSP), was recently featured as part of The Aspen Institute’s Weave:The Social Fabric Project.

Master of Social Work program recognized by U.S. News and World Report

March 14, 2019

Ohio University’s Master of Social Work (MSW) graduate program within the College of Health Sciences and Professions (CHSP) has been recognized on a national scale within U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Graduate School” rankings for 2020.

CHSP partners with Marietta High School on unique community health worker program

December 5, 2018

You’re never too young to start helping others and high school seniors at Marietta High School are doing just that.