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PHOTO: JMU faculty and staff participate in hunger banquet

Hunger Banquet Held

Participants in the Hunger Banquet experienced differing levels of food quality and quantity

The Interprofessional Education Committee of Health Sciences hosted their first Hunger Banquet on March 21st.

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PHOTO:PA Students at Free Clinic

Grant allows physician assistant partnership with Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic

March 27, 2017

Using a federal grant of $887,000 the physician assistant studies (PA) program established an official partnership with the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic.

PHOTO: Legislative DayAOTA student video wins award

March 27, 2017

Students from JMU's OT program created a winning video for the AOTA Student Centennial Video Challenge. The video demonstrates the distinct value of occupations and commemorates the professionís centennial.

PHOTO: gleaned produceCampus Kitchen chapter opens at JMU

March 20, 2017

Last semester a group of JMU students won a grant from the Campus Kitchens Project national group to open an official chapter by submitting a video to a national contest.

PHOTO: JMU students in labNew athletic training classrooms boost program

March 20, 2017

After spending years in a cramped classroom and under-equipped lab space, the athletic training (AT) program has moved to a new space in the Health and Behavioral Studies building.

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PHOTO: Herb AmatoHealth is one of the most important disciplines in todayís 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 >