The 2016 Interprofessional Education Expo highlighted interprofessional collaboration and teamwork at CHHS. Through the various events, nearly 200 attendees from CHHS, WMU Homer Stryker School of Medicine and across WMU's campus were able to learn with, from, and about other health care professions.
With guests from higher education and business communities throughout West Michigan, Dean Earlie M. Washington gave a keynote address at a breakfast event for the Western Regional Area Health Education Center. The event marked the launch of the new Health Sciences Summer Program at the College of Health and Human Services.
Integrative Holistic Health and Wellness instructor Richard Szwaja was one of four educators in the state of Michigan to be honored with a Champion of Engagement Award from the Michigan Campus Compact organization. The award was presented April 7 at MiCC’s Awards Gala, held at Michigan State University’s Kellogg Center.
The Health Data Research, Analysis and Mapping (HDReAM) Center at WMU is finalizing a reusable template for an interactive resource and health mapping website to disseminate health and education-related, neighborhood-level information and improve health outcomes across Michigan.
Paintings from the Fence Row Artist Collective are currently on display in the second floor art gallery at the College of Health and Human Services. The collective is a group of artists of all levels who have been creating art for years at Kaufman's studio in Comstock.