WELCOME TO THE
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
WELCOME TO THE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Extrave Bioscience and Lignolix, two companies that grew out of University of Delaware research and are licensing UD-developed technology, were named winners of the 2019 University of Delaware FastPass competition. This program, run by the Delaware Innovation...
For Martha Hall, Director of Innovation, clothing is more than just something that we wear. From compression garments for cancer patients to wearable devices for injured athletes and adaptive apparel for children with Down syndrome, UD research is making fashion...
Biomedical research in Delaware is thriving, thanks to the efforts to develop and sustain a network of academic, clinical and industry partners. Read about the recent Delaware IDeAs Symposium in this UDaily...
College of Health Sciences faculty and staff helped more than 25 clients of Lori's Hands to celebrate the holidays by bringing a homemade meal to them. Lori's Hands is a community health service learning organization that connects UD students interested in...
The University of Delaware's School of Nursing recently honored the newest graduates of its Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at winter convocation. The class gathered together to celebrate their accomplishments and reflect on their hard work and the...
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
MAKERSPACE TO MARKETPLACE
Professor Martha Hall is developing a pattern of success in UD’s wearable technology lab
Jen Horney is a professor and founding director of the Epidemiology program in the College of Health Sciences
She is a leading authority on public health, with research specializing on the impacts of natural disasters and how communities and individuals can take action to prepare, respond and recover when they happen. She also has trained rapid response teams around the world to respond to outbreaks of novel and re-emerging diseases
She is a member of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response Board of Scientific Counselors.
She talked about the novel coronavirus and what actions may be taken here in the US and Delaware
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