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 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 […]
Kristin Goodenow, nursing academic advisor and director of the academic advising center for the division of collaborative academic services for the Clemson University College of Heath, Education and Human Development and the Eugene T. Moore School of Education, recently won the Class of 1956 Award of Staff Excellence. Sue Whorton, director of the Clemson University […]
The Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management (PRTM) at Clemson University appointed Tom O’Rourke, the executive director of the Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission, as a professor of practice. Under O’Rourke’s leadership, the Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission has been nationally recognized for operating an ever-expanding park system without solely relying on […]
People often struggle to find ways to preserve health and happiness amidst sometimes harsh, stress-inducing urban environments. However, it appears that one path to long-term happiness may lead straight through the closest park, a Clemson University researcher says.
Scott Moore, a doctoral nursing student in the Healthcare Genetics program at Clemson University, won the Aging Research Interest Group (RIG) Distinguished Dissertation Award from the Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS). He accepted the award in February at the annual SNRS conference. The purpose of the Aging RIG Distinguished Dissertation Award is to recognize the […]
Clemson University’s College of Health, Education and Human Development honored students for their achievements during the 2015-2016 academic year at the annual Honors and Awards Ceremony, held April 9 in Clemson’s Strom Thurmond Auditorium. The award recipients were as follows: University Awards Blue Key Academic and Leadership Award – Katelyn Joy Beardsley, School of Nursing […]
Mary Beth Steck, assistant professor in the Clemson University School of Nursing, recently participated in the 2016 Faculty Policy Intensive (FPI) in Washington, D.C. Dr. Steck is the first nursing faculty member from South Carolina selected for the fully-funded, four-day immersion program held by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). The fourth annual […]
The early, muted dusk of the cold December evening shrouded a Tiger’s head bowed by a relentless and rootless fatigue. She waited for the bus to take her back to her empty apartment where she planned to end everything. She felt like she had been dying for so long that she was already dead. As […]
Rosanna Saladin-Subero, a Ph.D. graduate of the Clemson University Department of Youth, Family and Community Studies, recently received the Premio al Liderazo (Leadership Award) at the Cesar Chavez Contemplation Breakfast in Charlotte, North Carolina. Leadership in the Clouds ™ hosted the event at the Levine Museum on March 31. Saladin-Subero currently serves as assistant director […]
Jeffrey C. Hallo has published a children’s book written to inspire and educate children on the topic of national parks during the parks’ centennial. Hallo, an associate professor in the Clemson University's parks, recreation and tourism management department, released the book “Rosy Ralph Visits His National Parks” in mid-March through Amazon’s online bookseller CreateSpace.