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Boise State Researchers to Further End-of-Life Care Communication Among Clinicians and Patients

Kim Martz, associate professor in Boise State’s School of Nursing has been approved for a $25,000 funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support a project on “Advanced Care Planning Research Collaborative.” Martz, along with Sarah Toevs, … (Read More) Boise State Researchers to Further End-of-Life Care Communication Among Clinicians and Patients

Campus Community Mourns Passing of Connie Thorngren

Connie Thorngren, the pioneer of competitive sports for women at Boise State and an advocate for health education, passed away recently at the age of 77. Archive photo of Thorngren in December 1976. A memorial service for Thorngren will be … (Read More) Campus Community Mourns Passing of Connie Thorngren

Ed Baker Presents Research at National Rural Health Conference

Boise State’s Ed Baker, professor and director of Center for Health Policy for the College of Health Sciences and David Schmitz, professor and chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the School of Medicine and Health Sciences at … (Read More) Ed Baker Presents Research at National Rural Health Conference

Community and Environmental Health Assist with Collaborating for Health Conference

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is hosting its second annual Collaborating for Health Conference on Wednesday and Thursday, October 25 and 26 at the Riverside Hotel. Boise State’s Department of Community and Environmental Health is a community partner … (Read More) Community and Environmental Health Assist with Collaborating for Health Conference

Show the Treasure Valley How You Live BroncoFit at the FitOne Expo

Boise State University is immersed in St. Luke’s FitOne this year. The College of Health Sciences will host a vendor booth at the 2017 St. Luke’s FitOne Healthy Living Expo. Swing by the Boise Centre between 12:00 PM and 8:00 … (Read More) Show the Treasure Valley How You Live BroncoFit at the FitOne Expo

Cheryl Albright Offers Works Research Workshops October 2-4

Cheryl Albright, professor at University of Hawaii’s School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene , will visit Boise State to offer faculty research workshops. From 1:30-3:00 PM on Monday, October 2 in Norco 431, Albright will present “Deeper than a Biosketch.” … (Read More) Cheryl Albright Offers Works Research Workshops October 2-4

Nikki Hanson Awarded CASE Scholarship

Nikki Hanson, the new associate director of development for the College of Health Sciences, recently was awarded the 2017-18 Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Virginia Carter Smith Scholarship. The scholarship will provide funding for Hanson to … (Read More) Nikki Hanson Awarded CASE Scholarship

Lillian Smith Publishes in Journal of Public Health Management and Practice

Lillian Smith, associate professor and department head of the School of Allied Health Sciences’ Department of Community and Environmental Health, co-authored a Community Health Status Assessment Special Supplement for the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, which will fill gaps … (Read More) Lillian Smith Publishes in Journal of Public Health Management and Practice

Trader Joe’s: A Valued Partner For BroncoFit

Trader Joe’s has contributed up to $100 of merchandise a month to Boise State University Health Services. MarLee Harris, the campus dietitian, selects food for campus Pop Up Tasting each month. Pop Up Tastings allow students and employees to taste … (Read More) Trader Joe’s: A Valued Partner For BroncoFit

Boise State University Hosts the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Conference

Boise State University Colleges of Business and Economics and Health Sciences partner to host the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Conference: The Campaign for Action Pillars to Create a Healthier America. The RWJF is the nation’s largest philanthropy dedicated to … (Read More) Boise State University Hosts the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Conference