The College of Health, Education and Human Development's teaching, research and service efforts focus on public health sciences, nursing, education, and parks, recreation and tourism management.
The Clemson University Department of Public Health Sciences can boast two faculty members involved in federal grant reviews for internationally recognized health care agencies. In April, Dr. Joel Williams, director of graduate studies and associate professor, and Dr. Lu Shi, assistant professor, were involved in federal grant reviews for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) […]
Clemson University employees may now reserve an appointment time for a comprehensive physical exam at the Joseph F. Sullivan Center for dates between June 16 and July 29. The physical is $50, and more than 50 slots are available. The physical includes a comprehensive health history, a physical exam including vision and hearing testing, blood […]
Kathleen Valentine, dean of nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, has been named director and associate dean of Clemson University’s School of Nursing and chief nursing academic officer of Greenville Health System.
Clemson University President James P. Clements lauded the accomplishments of faculty and staff and acknowledged work to be done to move Clemson forward during the May 6, year-end general faculty meeting.
Bobbi Curry has served as grants administrator and manager for the Clemson University Center for Research and Collaborative Activities in the Division of Collaborative Academic Services for four years. Whether Curry realized it or not, she has spent that many years studying for a certification that is a true rarity in higher education. Curry recently […]
Another year and another class of Clemson students are graduating and heading out to make their mark on the world. We will miss them, but are equally excited to see what they accomplish next.
John J. Whitcomb, associate professor and undergraduate coordinator in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently received national recognition for reaching a significant milestone in the nursing profession. Whitcomb is one of 1,079 Critical Care Registered Nurses (CCRNs®) honored this year by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) for 20 years of continuous certification. […]
Faculty in the Clemson University Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership (CVT) Program honored graduating students in the program during a pinning ceremony held at Greenville Health System (GHS). The program held the ceremony April 22 at the GHS Patewood facility. Eric Walker, CVT Leadership program manager, attended the ceremony along with fellow faculty Mary Wingold and Yvonne […]
The departments that will make up the soon-to-be-established College of Education and College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences held their Spring Research Forum on April 20, showcasing a wide range of student, faculty and staff research. “Presenters prepared over 70 posters that facilitated conversations about our exciting work and outreach,” said Kathy Headley, senior […]
The College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) and Eugene T. Moore School of Education (SOE) honored outstanding faculty, staff and graduate students at the annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony, held April 20 at the Hendrix Student Center. The ceremony was held as part of the 2016 Spring Research Forum. The winners were: College […]
Denise Anderson, professor and graduate coordinator in the Clemson University Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, will participate in the Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership program. Anderson is also the incoming associate dean for undergraduate studies for the College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences, and Georgetown University and Arizona State University designed […]
Faculty-led teams in partnership with Greenville Health System are tackling some of the greatest health challenges facing the state and nation, such as childhood obesity, prenatal care, vascular care, treatment of orthopaedic injuries, helping soldiers transition to civilian life, infirmities related to aging and health disparities.
A team representing a collaboration between the Greenville Health System and Clemson University will hold a mental health conference May 6 and 7 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Greenville.
Dr. Khoa Truong, an associate professor in the Clemson University Department of Public Health Sciences, was working to provide evidence for the development of cost-effective strategies to expand health care access to the long-term uninsured in South Carolina. Truong led an interdisciplinary team that included faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, consultants and community partners to […]
Faculty from the Clemson University Department of Public Health Sciences are collaborating with Greenville Health System (GHS) and Clemson Extension to provide learning opportunities for four students in health promotion and behavior studies. The collaborative project will allow students to work with people with chronic health conditions and socioecological challenges where they “live, work, pray […]