WELCOME TO THE
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

WELCOME TO THE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES

NEWS

NEJM features senior athlete studied at STAR Campus

This month's New England Journal of Medicine features KAAP Professor Bill Farquhar and researchers from the University of Delaware and Mayo Clinic detailing the physiological profile of a 71-year-old marathoner from Pennsylvania who seems to defy nature by running...

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NEJM features senior athlete studied at STAR Campus

EXPLORE THE STAR CAMPUS

The Science Technology and Research (STAR) Campus serves as the College of Health Sciences hub for innovation.  With Research, personal clinical care and state-of-the art technologies, the sites at STAR are only the first step towards building a healthier Delaware.

The Tower at STAR

photo of the Tower at STAR, health sciences

STAR Campus

photo of the health sciences complex on STAR campus

RESEARCH SPOTLIGHT

 

Dr. Anjana Bhat, with the department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, recently conducted a dance study where she focused on developing social communication skills, motor skills and behavior in children with autism. The study is through the Move to Learn Innovation Lab at UD’s STAR Campus, where students work with kids for 16-weeks of music, dancing and fun.

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.

$500M

Of Business and
Infrastructure investment

2,556

Undergraduate
Students

5,259

Patients Served
Annually

509

Graduate
Students

28,891

Unique Clinical
Visits FYE ’18

15

Patents
(FY10-17)

382%

Growth in Research
Expenditures (FY10-17)

#1

Physical Therapy
Program

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