Life & Health Sciences
IU School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and Eskenazi partner on physician assistant educationSeptember 17, 2014
Meeting the challenge of educating the next generation of highly skilled medical practitioners is paramount as Indianas rural areas face a physician shortage. A new partnership between the Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and Eskenazi Health Center is aiming to reverse this shortage.
Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences to offer first of its kind occupational therapy degree in IndianaSeptember 15, 2014
The IU School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences will offer a post-professional doctorate, the first degree of its kind in Indiana, announced Jeffrey Crabtree, associate professor in the schools Department of Occupational Therapy and director of the new degree program.
September 12, 2014
Researchers from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis hope to increase awareness of the risks of drinking alcohol while pregnant.
September 9, 2014
The Indiana University School of Nursing and the Herron School of Art and Design are bringing the TEDMEDLive2014: Unlocking Imagination simulcast to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis students, faculty and staff and the public.
September 5, 2014
The IU School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences celebrated the induction of its second cohort of physician assistant students into the medical field by presenting them with their white coats. All 44 students of the Class of 2016 donned their symbolic coats in a ceremony attended by nearly 300 family and guests at the IUPUI Campus Center.
August 21, 2014
-- Haibo Ge, assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the recipient of a five-year, $600,000 award from the National Science Foundation to fund research that may one day contribute to drug discoveries.
August 1, 2014
Andrea L. Pfeifle, Ed.D., P.T., has been named the first assistant dean and director of the Indiana University Center for Interprofessional Health Education and Practice and associate professor of family medicine.
July 24, 2014
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor Charles R. Bantz announced the names of 13 people who will serve on a committee charged with conducting a national search for the next dean of the IU School of Nursing.