Welcome from Dean Timothy Ford
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The Dynamic World of Health Professions
There has never been a better time to consider the health professions as a career choice. Nationally and globally we are seeing dramatic changes in how healthcare is delivered, with an increasing emphasis on primary care, affordability and accountability, disease prevention, team-based approaches to healthcare and the patient-centered medical home model. Read More
Life in the Health Professions
Health Professions Headlines
Lisa Darsch, M.S.N., RN, an adjunct clinical instructor for the Eleanor Wade Custer School of Nursing, recently presented a talk to the United Nations on funding entrepreneurs in emerging markets. The founder of Zero Mothers Die invited Darsch to present… Read More
Shenandoah University has been named to Virginia Living’s Top High Schools and Colleges list for the second year in a row. As part of the magazine’s State of Education 2014, a special bound-in supplement in the October issue, Shenandoah is… Read More
If not for an education, the lives of two young Nepali women would be completely different. Sophomores Kriti Hada (above, left) and Sapana Ojha (above, right), both from Nepal, have overcome great personal obstacles and challenges to pursue their education… Read More
Preparing leaders & practitioners for the evolving world of health care.
The School of Health Professions relies on the deep experiences of a future-focused faculty and hands-on experiences in clinical rotations. The school partners with a collaborative and close ally, the Winchester Medical Center.