James Madison University

Announcements

  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes
PHOTO: Health Studies Students

News See All


PHOTO:  Laura Merrel

Public health educator uses her political science background

January 30, 2017

During her undergraduate years Laura Merrell studied political science and environmental studies before her focus turned to health care.

PHOTO:Dayna Henry Health clinician turned educator joins HS faculty

January 26, 2017

The Department of Health Sciences welcomes Dayna Henry, health clinician turned educator.

HS Students Help City Collect Data

October 15, 2015

Each year students in HTH 351: Health Behavior Change Theory, have supported the City of Harrisonburg’s Bike and Pedestrian Counts.

PHOTO:James Madison statue

Health Sciences Department Welcomes New Faculty

October 15, 2015

This semester, the Health Sciences department welcomes three new faculty members: Dr. Jessica Goodman, Dr. Sarah Rush, and Dr. France Weaver.

Learn More About JMU's Pre-Professional Programs
Give now button

Welcome from Health Sciences

PHOTO: Herb AmatoHealth is one of the most important disciplines in today’s world. Given the current and future global demand for well trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. We urge you to learn about our programs to see where your future ambitions fit. More >