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Counting the Dead — Royce Hutson Researches New Methodology for Crisis Surveys

Famine, war, disease—headlines from the crisis areas of the world may sound familiar, but the study of the people affected by these events may not always be so easily recognized. Often, international relief efforts are tied to reactions to the … (Read More) Counting the Dead — Royce Hutson Researches New Methodology for Crisis Surveys

Susan Esp Chosen as Fulbright Specialist in Malaysia

by Maxine Durand  They say travel is good for the soul, but cross-cultural exchange can also be beneficial for public health. Susan Esp, an associate professor with the School of Social Work, has been selected to be a Fulbright specialist … (Read More) Susan Esp Chosen as Fulbright Specialist in Malaysia

College of Health Sciences 3 Minute Thesis and Graduate Showcase Winners

The month of April marked Boise State University’s second annual Research Month – a time to celebrate the diverse and rich array of research happening on campus. As part of that celebration, the Graduate College awarded $15,000 to more than … (Read More) College of Health Sciences 3 Minute Thesis and Graduate Showcase Winners

College of Health Sciences Faculty Receive Golden Apple Awards

Two College of Health Sciences faculty have received Golden Apple Awards from the Associated Students of Boise State University (ASBSU). Pamela Gehrke, associate professor for the School of Nursing, and Jill Chonody, associate professor for the School of Social Work. … (Read More) College of Health Sciences Faculty Receive Golden Apple Awards

Saint Alphonsus Invites Boise State Students to Go Beyond Their Major

Saint Alphonsus, in an ongoing partnership with Boise State University’s College of Health Sciences, recently hosted the second annual Student Engagement Night. The event was held on Monday, Jan. 29 in the McCleary Auditorium of the Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical … (Read More) Saint Alphonsus Invites Boise State Students to Go Beyond Their Major

Students Invited to Present Scholarship at Different Conferences This Spring

College of Health Sciences students have been invited to participate in the opportunity to present research at two of the three upcoming conferences: the Interprofessional Education Scholarship Conference, the Undergraduate Research Conference, and the Graduate Student Showcase. Students are encouraged … (Read More) Students Invited to Present Scholarship at Different Conferences This Spring

College of Health Sciences Bringing Online Learning to More Students

Boise State University strives to bring accessible, quality education through online courses to students regardless of where they may be physically located. The College of Health Sciences is working to bring their programs to rural learners across the state and … (Read More) College of Health Sciences Bringing Online Learning to More Students

The School of Social Work Partners to Host Film Premiere

The School of Social Work is partnering with the Wassmuth Center for Human Rights to host the premiere of a new documentary, American Beat: Cops and Refugees Join Forces in Boise at 7:00pm on February 6 at the Special Events … (Read More) The School of Social Work Partners to Host Film Premiere

Boise State’s College of Health Sciences Hosts Interprofessional Education Clinical Seminar

Eighty students from Boise State’s College of Health Sciences, Idaho State University, and University of Washington medical students gathered in the Boise State University Student Union Building on Nov. 1 for Boise State’s College of Health Sciences first biannual Interprofessional … (Read More) Boise State’s College of Health Sciences Hosts Interprofessional Education Clinical Seminar

Jill Chonody Publishes Book “Social Work Practice With Older Adults”

Jill Chonody, assistant professor in Boise State University’s School of Social Work partnered with Barbra Teater, associate professor in The College of Staten Island’s School of Social Work, to write and publish a textbook on, “Social Work Practice With Older … (Read More) Jill Chonody Publishes Book “Social Work Practice With Older Adults”