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Interprofessional Collaboration

School of Nursing Conducts First-Ever Emergency Trauma Simulation

The UNCW School of Nursing conducted the first-ever emergency trauma simulation with 50 seniors in the Simulation Learning Center (SLC) located in McNeill Hall. More...

Implementation Science

SON Professor Heads Up Violence Prevention and Health Assessment Programs

Sarah Lawson, associate professor of the School of Nursing, is overseeing two important projects: a violence prevention program at D.C. Virgo Middle School and a community health assessment of New Hanover County. More...

Community Engagement / Impact

The Wilmington Miracle Field: From Vision to Reality

Associate Professor, Dan Johnson’s vision of a Miracle Field in Wilmington was one filled with conviction, passion and dedication. More...


CHHS School of Nursing Director Loves Her Job at UNCW
After a year on the UNCW campus as director of the School of Nursing, Laurie Badzek can't imagine working anywhere else. More...

UNCW Researchers, State Coastal Agency to Survey NC Beachgoers

Researchers from UNC Wilmington’s College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) will hit the beach this summer to survey visitors and residents about the state’s public beach and waterfront access points. More...

Gerontology Goes Global at UNCW
After accepting a position at UNCW in August 2015, Anne Glass, professor and program coordinator for the gerontology department, has spent the past year reimagining the scope of gerontology at UNCW. A vital part of her plan is to get the program more involved in the global conversation on aging. More...

UNCW CHHS Dean Charles Hardy Selected for Membership in the North Carolina Institute of Medicine
Charles Hardy, dean of the College of Health and Human Services, has been selected for membership in the NC Institute of Medicine. Hardy joins a prestigious body that includes more than 100 leaders in health care, academics, business and policy across the state. More...

CHHS Public Health Studies Graduate Obtains Highest Score on 2016 Certified Health Education Specialist National Exam
Sarah Barnes, a 2015 graduate of the College of Health and Human Services’ (CHHS) Public Health Studies Program, obtained the highest score on the Spring 2016 Certified Health Education Specialist National Exam. More...

The 3rd Annual CHHS T-Shirt Walkabout Contest
Let’s continue to have CHHS pride over the summer months. The Office of the Dean will award $500 Professional Development money to the CHHS faculty or staff member who submits a photo of themselves in their CHHS T-shirt in the “coolest” location. More...


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