Department of Health Professions

child and student participating in a therapy activity
students using a tongue depresser in a skills training lab
students serving food at the dietetics luncheon
Occupational therapy students performing an assessment
Physicial Assistant students scrubbing up for a procedure
Health Administration students giving a presentation


Rachel Gregory book cover
Graduate turns thesis into successful career

September 20, 2018

Rachel Gregory (’16) has started her own successful business and published a book; all based on her graduate school research.


two adults in a classroom
Students work together to provide healthcare at homeless shelters

April 27, 2018

The Healthcare for the Homeless Suitcase Clinic received an inter-professional education grant from the College of Health and Behavioral Studies to expand student involvement.


headshot of Black Rogers
Rogers named PA Student of the Year by AAPA

April 28, 2018

The PA Student of the Year Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to exemplary service, advocacy, and leadership to the PA profession.


group of students in a kitchen
Guest speaker discusses transgender nutritional needs

April 9, 2018

On March 17, dietitian Zachari Breeding came to James Madison University to speak to faculty and students about nutritional considerations for the transgender community.