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School of Health Sciences
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.
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.
August 24, 2019 | Tags: Faculty Excellence, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences
Dr. Megan Blakemore, PA-C, was named director of the Master in Physician Assistant Studies program this past spring. An assistant professor in the PA program since its inception in 2016, Blakemore previously served as interim program director.
July 31, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences, Admissions
Stephens College has continued its commitment to the future health sciences by sponsoring Missouri high school students to attend an international conference focused on student leadership earlier this summer.
July 2, 2019 | Tags: School of Health Sciences, Equestrian
For two weeks in June, young riders converged on the Stephens College Equestrian Center, one of Columbia’s notable historic properties, for the College’s annual Summer Riding program. Campers learned the basics of riding, horse care and safety from Stephens equestrian program faculty with assistance from current students.
June 4, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus, School of Health Sciences
Burrell Behavioral Health and Stephens College signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Friday, May 31, 2019, as a first step toward an innovative co-branded partnership focused on developing highly qualified behavioral and mental health professionals to serve mid-Missouri.
April 23, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, Faculty Excellence, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences
The charter class of the Stephens College Master in Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.) program has achieved a 100% first-time pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination (PANCE), a standardized exam.
April 19, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences, Equestrian
This year at the 77th annual Bridlespur Horse Show, Stephens College equestrian studies students once again made their mark, taking home many accolades. The event took place from April 11-13 at the National Equestrian Center in Lake St. Louis, Mo.
April 10, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, College & Campus, School of Health Sciences, Equestrian
During the annual Honors Convocation on April 8, Stephens students and faculty were recognized for their scholarship and achievements.
February 18, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences
Two Stephens College School of Health Sciences students, Micah Weirich ’19 and Carissa Stevens ’21, recently attended the PLEN Women in STEM Policy seminar in Washington, D.C., which allowed students to hear firsthand from women in science, health and technology who are shaping our nation’s STEM agenda.
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