Alumna receives Faculty Mentor of the Year Award at NIU

Dr. Patricia Tattersall, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Ph.D. program alumna, received the 2016 NIU Research Mentor Award at NIU's seventh annual Undergraduate Research and Artistry Day. Tattersall received the annual award for embodying the qualities of an effective and influential mentorship.

Dr. Lamb posing for a picture with the class

AOTA president visits honors section of OT course

On March 22, Dr. Ben Atchison, professor and chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy invited Dr. Amy Lamb, president of the American Occupational Therapy Association, to give a guest presentation in the OT 2020 Orientation to Occupational Therapy course.

Interprofessional Education Expo takes over CHHS

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.

Dean Earlie Washington delivers keynote at AHEC breakfast

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.

Helping Young Learners SOAR

Student Occupations for Academic Readiness gives upper-level occupational therapy students their first field experience, as they assess learning styles and work one-on-one with students.

July 9

Max and Lisa M. Herrera Golf Outing Ridgeview Golf Course 10360 W. Main St., Kalamazoo, registration begins at 8:30 a.m., shotgun start at 9 a.m. $65 per golfer; proceeds benefit the memorial scholarship. Registration required.