WELCOME TO THE
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
WELCOME TO THE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
It is quite a feat to maintain perfect grades throughout college. For 2019, University of Delaware medical laboratory science major Katelyn Koluch earned the recognition as the high index senior among her graduating peers. There was a 17-way tie among students who...
What a weekend! It was such a treat to see so many familiar faces back on campus for Alumni Weekend, held June 7-9. We are thrilled by the success of our staff and alumni, who make the College of Health Sciences look good every day. A reception Friday night on the...
The College of Health Sciences is pleased to introduce you to the graduating class of 2019! On Friday, May 31 CHS students crossed the stage during convocation ceremonies held throughout the day. UD’s newest alumni are heading to graduate school programs, research...
The second cohort of speech language pathologists are graduating from the University of Delaware Communication Sciences and Disorders program. In the last two years, 48 students have graduated from this program, which started enrolling students in 2016. As this...
EXPLORE THE STAR CAMPUS
The Science Technology and Research (STAR) Campus serves as the innovation hub for the College of Health Sciences. With research, personal clinical care and state-of-the art technologies, the sites at STAR are the first step towards building a healthier Delaware.
The Tower at STAR
Health Sciences at STAR
Innovation, Health & Design
The primary mission of the Innovation Health & Design Lab is to improve health outcomes and quality of life for various patient population through design. Their research starts with patients and empathy – they meet with members of the community to design, develop, and test wearables that will enhance patient health and overall wellbeing. Wearables include clothing, wearable technology, protective equipment, and rehabilitative or medical devices. Their goal is to design wearables that address the broad spectrum of patients’ needs and to highlight the importance of patient-centered design in health sciences.
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?
Our students benefit from an experiential learning experience – designed towards focusing on all aspects of healthcare. Our college’s curriculum immerses students in research, simulation and clinical care.
Combined with strategic partnerships in the Delaware community and an ever-growing Science Technology and Research (STAR) Campus, the experiences gained by our students prepare them to address all aspects of healthcare, wellness, from research and care, to the preventative and social determinants of health.
FACTS & FIGURES
From game-changing research by UD faculty to businesses discovering the many benefits of partnering with us on the STAR Campus, the College of Health Sciences is driving sustainable economic change in Delaware.
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Growth in Research