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Family Surprises Lonny Ashworth with Endowed Scholarship at Respiratory Care Celebration

On Friday, Oct. 26, the Boise State Stueckle Sky Center Skyline Room filled with Boise State respiratory care alumni, faculty, staff, and friends in celebration of National Respiratory Care Week for the third Respiratory Care Alumni and Friends Celebration. The … (Read More) Family Surprises Lonny Ashworth with Endowed Scholarship at Respiratory Care Celebration

Samantha Davis Is the First Person Outside the School of Nursing to Become a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator

Samantha Davis, clinical assistant professor for the Department of Respiratory Care, recently became a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE). The certification is a credentialing program offered by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Although several faculty members from the College … (Read More) Samantha Davis Is the First Person Outside the School of Nursing to Become a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator

Boise State Fills Healthcare Education Gap with First Fully Online Genetic Counseling Graduate Program

Boise State University will help fill a gap in healthcare with its latest graduate program – the first fully online Master of Science in Genetic Counseling. The program recently received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling. Currently, genetic … (Read More) Boise State Fills Healthcare Education Gap with First Fully Online Genetic Counseling Graduate Program

Boise State Joins Study of Student Food and Housing Insecurity

Lillian Smith, associate professor and department head for the Department of Community and Environmental Health, and Lauren Oe, associate dean of  students, partnered with Student Affairs to lead an effort to study the prevalence of food and housing insecurity for … (Read More) Boise State Joins Study of Student Food and Housing Insecurity

Samantha Davis Selected to Receive Award for Her Innovative Teaching Method Using the MakerLab

Samantha Davis, clinical assistant professor for the School of Allied Health Sciences, Department of Respiratory Care, has been selected to receive the 2018 National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) Gary A. Smith Educational Award for Innovation in Education Achievement, presented … (Read More) Samantha Davis Selected to Receive Award for Her Innovative Teaching Method Using the MakerLab

Campus Community Mourns Passing of Ronald J. O’Reilly

The School of Allied Health Sciences Department of Radiologic Sciences mourns Ronald J. O’Reilly, who recently passed away at the age of 85. A memorial service for O’Reilly was held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, in the McCleary Auditorium of … (Read More) Campus Community Mourns Passing of Ronald J. O’Reilly

Lutana Haan Quoted in American Association for Respiratory Care Article

Lutana Haan, assistant dean for the College of Health Sciences, chair and associate professor for the Department of Respiratory Care was recently quoted in the article “Career Pathways Move Respiratory Therapists (RTs) Forward Through Degree Advancement” published by the American … (Read More) Lutana Haan Quoted in American Association for Respiratory Care Article

Community and Environmental Health Student Speaks as Special Guest at College of Health Sciences Meeting

On Wednesday, August 15 all faculty and staff within the College of Health Sciences who gathered in the Student Union Building (SUB) for their fall college meeting were treated to a featured special guest and student speaker, Alexandro Amador. Amador, … (Read More) Community and Environmental Health Student Speaks as Special Guest at College of Health Sciences Meeting

Master of Science in Kinesiology Alumna Wins 2017-2018 Boise State University Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award

Ali Ohashi, a Master of Science in Kinesiology alumna, recently won the 2017-2018 Boise State University Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award for the Humanities, Social Sciences, Education and Business. Her thesis project was titled, “Transitioning Out of Sport: Perspectives of Student-Athlete … (Read More) Master of Science in Kinesiology Alumna Wins 2017-2018 Boise State University Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award

Faculty and Staff Invited to Register for the Fall 2018 10-Week Fitness Challenge

Students in the School of Allied Health Sciences Department of Kinesiology invite faculty and staff to participate in a 10-week Fitness Challenge. The Fitness Challenge is an opportunity to improve participants health and fitness for the upcoming year, give the … (Read More) Faculty and Staff Invited to Register for the Fall 2018 10-Week Fitness Challenge