WELCOME TO THE
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
WELCOME TO THE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
The College of Health Sciences once again took part in the global celebration of National Biomechanics Day on April 10. This year's theme was "Science Meets Fun on National Biomechancs Day. University of Delaware students and scientists opened their labs to local...
The 2019 Evelyn Hayes Innovations in Healthcare Symposium continued an important discussion started last fall on the challenges facing Delaware in fighting and preventing substance use and mental health disorders. Delaware is among the states feeling the biggest...
The second day of the HOSA - Future Health Professionals State Leadership Conference brought another round of eager high school students to the University of Delaware STAR Campus. With 13 competitive events on tap, followed by interactive breakout sessions, some...
While University of Delaware students are relaxing on spring break, more than 800 high school students from across the state are visiting the STAR Campus for the 42nd-annual HOSA - Future Health Professionals State Leadership Conference. From April 2 to 4, students...
The start of final exams at the University of Delaware means long hours spent writing papers, cramming for tests and packing up the end of another school year. But even the most diligent students need a study break to recharge, relax and, hopefully, replenish their...
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
Dr. Chris Knight, associate professor in Kinesiology and Applied Physiology and director of the Exercise Neuroscience Research Laboratory, has created a cycling-based program for people with Parkinson’s Disease. A group of participants known as the “Speed Geezers” work out in the Tower at STAR to improve their mobility, combat the effects of the disease and also forge lasting friendships.
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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