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Stephens College Physician Assistant Studies Class of 2019 achieves 100% first-time pass rate

February 28, 2020 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences, Admissions

Stephens College is proud to announce for the second year in a row all graduates of the Master of Physician Assistant Studies received a first-time 100% pass rate on the National Certifying Exam. The pass rate is an indicator of the program’s dedication to excellence in teaching and the ability to prepare students to practice medicine.



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Stephens College to host Virtual Spring Health Science Research Conference

February 19, 2020 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Health Sciences

Faculty, students and retired astronaut Dr. Linda Godwin will present during a free virtual conference on April 16.



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Stephens College announces Fall 2019 Deans' Lists

February 17, 2020 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences, School of Design, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre, English/Creative Writing, Fashion, Digital Filmmaking, Education, Equestrian, Dance

Stephens College has announced the names of more than 180 students who earned a place on the high honors and honors deans’ lists for the first semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.



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Boone Hospital Center and Stephens College announce partnership to develop new nursing program

January 29, 2020 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Health Sciences, Admissions

Boone Hospital Center and Stephens College are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement to develop a new nursing program.



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Stephens launches new graduate program in health information management

December 17, 2019 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, Alumnae Achievement, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences, Admissions

Continuing its commitment to excellence in the health sciences, Stephens College announces the launch of a new Master of Science in Health Information Management (MS-HIM).



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Houck hired as founding director of nursing

November 11, 2019 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences

Dr. Noreen Houck joined the School of Health Sciences faculty this fall as the founding director of nursing at Stephens College. She served previously as associate professor and chair of the nursing department at the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh. 



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Undergraduate student recognized for outstanding research in sports medicine

November 7, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences

Carissa Stevens ’21 was one of two undergraduate finalists for the Outstanding Research Award at the Central States Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine. Stevens presented her research on Oct. 24-25 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.



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Stephens students earn ribbons at St. Louis National Charity Horse Show

October 7, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences, Equestrian

Stephens College Equestrian Studies program students had the opportunity to compete against horses from around the United States in the St. Louis National Charity Horse Show from Sept. 25-28 at the National Equestrian Center in Lake St. Louis, Missouri.



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Singh joins School of Health Sciences faculty

September 9, 2019 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, School of Health Sciences

Dr. Rakesh Singh joined the Stephens College faculty this fall as assistant professor of pharmacology in the School of Health Sciences. Singh taught previously at the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Kansas.



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Foster named Health Information Management Director

September 5, 2019 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences, Alumnae Achievement

Dr. Susan L. Foster ’06 B.S., ’10 M.B.A. joined the Stephens faculty this fall as Health Information Management Director. Foster has worked for more than 25 years in health informatics and information management and higher education, serving as director of health information management at Missouri Western State University and Crowder College. She also is a Registered Health Information Administrator, is certified in healthcare privacy and security and has experience as a privacy officer. 



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