James Madison University
PHOTO: Dr. Breyette Lorntz Covington

Dr. Breyette Lorntz Covington

Health Sciences

  • Office: HBS 1064
  • Phone: 540-568-6842
  • Email: covingbl@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • PhD, Education, University of Virginia
  • M.A., Middle Grades Education, Appalachian State University
  • B.S., Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching Area

  • Ethics and Critical Thinking in Health
  • Medical Terminology


  • Gardening, hiking, kettlebell sport, knitting, reading


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • December 9-15
    Final Examinations
  • December 15-16