College of Health Sciences and Professions

With help from the Pod, four friends made the most of daily debates over sports

December 6, 2022 Shortly after they met their freshman year, Andrew Owusu, Osahon Ogbebor, Adam Ward and Gavin Broome found themselves arguing daily as they ate lunch at Nelson Dining Hall.

John McCarthy named dean of the College of Health Sciences and Professions

December 5, 2022 Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Sayrs has named John McCarthy, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, FNAP, as the dean of the College of Health Sciences and Professions at Ohio University.

OHIO Zanesville student social work club hosts food drive

November 29, 2022 The Ohio University Zanesville Social Work Student Association is sponsoring a canned food drive to directly benefit the Life Well Shelter and Free Store in Zanesville. 

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Fall Grad Spotlight: Ashley Roberts

November 28, 2022 Ashley Roberts, of Caldwell, Ohio, will graduate this semester with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from the Patton College of Education and minors in history and nutrition.

Fall Grad Spotlight: LeeAnn Johnson

November 22, 2022 LeeAnn Johnson, from Marietta, Ohio, is graduating from the College of Health Sciences and Professions with a bachelor’s degree in integrated healthcare studies.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Cathy Morris

November 21, 2022 Cathy Morris, of Chesapeake, Ohio, is graduating from Ohio University with an Associate in Applied Science in Nursing, but she’s not stopping yet.

Ohio University launches campaign to highlight leadership in health education

November 17, 2022 As home to the state’s largest public medical school and one of the ten largest schools of nursing in the country, Ohio University has grown to be a national leader in preparing students for careers in health.

Ohio faculty experts discuss food sustainability and safety around the holidays during Nov. 18 Ask the Experts

November 16, 2022 Faculty experts discuss food safety and sustainability around the holidays, as well as the importance of food access during Nov. 18 Ask the Experts.

OHIO senior and learning community leader encourages others to embrace opportunities

November 9, 2022 Audrey Brockwell remembered feeling lost and confused as a first-year student when she started college. She wanted to make sure others didn't feel the same way.

OHIO welcomes Kenyan academic Margaret Keraka as Glidden visiting professor

November 3, 2022 Professor Margaret Keraka, of Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya, concluded a three-week fellowship at Ohio University as the Robert Glidden Visiting Professor.

First annual Community Health Worker Conference a success

November 1, 2022 On Saturday, Oct. 22, Ohio University and The Ohio State University Community Health Worker Programs hosted a conference for community health workers from around the state to celebrate, network, and educate this important and growing portion of the healthcare workforce.

Jackson County Health Department and Ohio University continue CDC funded project

November 1, 2022 The Jackson County Health Department and Ohio University have entered into the second year of a three-year Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funded project.

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OHIO and Genesis HealthCare survey community needs

November 1, 2022 Genesis HealthCare System and Ohio University surveyed Genesis staff involved in with patients to determine the depth and scope of needs for staff, patients, and patient’s families.

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Academic Health Departments bring people and expertise together

November 1, 2022 Universities, health departments, providers and health advocates are embracing the emerging concept of Academic Health Departments to combine their resources and better serve their constituencies. 

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OHIO fights cancer through the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention Project

November 1, 2022 Ohio University has been working with the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention Project over the past few years to improve the health of the people of this region.

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