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UNC Board of Governors Approves Masters of Healthcare Administration Degree Program

UNC Board of Governors Approves Masters of Healthcare Administration Degree Program

On Jan. 24, the UNC Board of Governors approved CHHS’ request to offer the Masters of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree program. More...

Student Success Center Adds New Member to Team

Student Success Center Adds New Member to Team

In January, the Student Success Center hired Carie Kempton as the newest student success advisor for the college. More...

Center for Healthy Communities Coordinator Awarded Distinguished Service Award

Center for Healthy Communities Coordinator Awarded Distinguished Service Award

Leah Mayo, coordinator for the NC Public Health Training Center & Center for Healthy Communities at UNCW, was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from the North Carolina Public Health Association (NCPHA) in December ‘18. More...

Social Work Professor Leads CHHS Students on Study Abroad Trip to India

Social Work Professor Leads CHHS Students on Study Abroad Trip to India

In December, School of Social Work Professor Art Frankel led a group of 13 students and four faculty members to Bangalore, India for a one-of-a-kind study abroad experience. The trip was almost two weeks long and was filled with educational and professional opportunities, as well as exciting cultural activities. More...

CHHS Faculty and Staff Receive Community Engagement Grants to Fund Projects

CHHS Faculty and Staff Receive Community Engagement Grants to Fund Projects

Congratulations to the CHHS faculty and staff who were recently awarded Community Engagement Grants to fund their projects! To learn more about these projects, follow the link below to read the full interviews. More...

Social Work Professor Awarded Discere Aude Award for Outstanding Mentorship

Social Work Professor Awarded Discere Aude Award for Outstanding Mentorship

On Jan. 15, School of Social Work Professor Debra Rhodes was awarded the Discere Aude Award for her outstanding mentoring of students. More...

CHHS Associate Dean for Research and Innovation Interviewed by Finnish Media

CHHS Associate Dean for Research and Innovation Interviewed by Finnish Media

CHHS’ Associate Dean for Research and Innovation, Justine Reel delivered a keynote presentation at the Finnish Association of Sport Psychology Conference and was interviewed by the Finnish media. More...

CHHS Professor Granted Funding for Research in Global Consciousness and Nursing

CHHS Professor Granted Funding for Research in Global Consciousness and Nursing

RN-BSN Program Coordinator & Assistant Professor Debra Hrelic was awarded a grant last fall to support her ongoing research in the field of nursing, but just like the rest of Wilmington, the effects of Hurricane Florence brought her unexpected pressure. More...

CHHS Faculty and Staff Received Cultural Activities Grants to Fund Projects

CHHS Faculty and Staff Received Cultural Activities Grants to Fund Projects

Congratulations to the CHHS faculty and staff who were recently awarded Cultural Activities Grants to fund their projects! More...

CHHS Assistant Dean for Student Success Accepted Into 2019 WILMA Leadership Institute

CHHS Assistant Dean for Student Success Accepted Into 2019 WILMA Leadership Institute

On Dec. 10, Assistant Dean for Student Success Sheri Shaw was accepted into the 2019 WILMA Leadership Institute. More...

CHHS Faculty Awarded 2019 Cahill Grant Awards

CHHS Faculty Awarded 2019 Cahill Grant Awards

Cahill Awards are granted annually to full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty to provide seed money for the initiation of projects. More...

Upcoming events

Feb. 15
10 a.m.

Coffee Hour: Suicidality; Self-harm; and Bullying, McNeill 3084

Through
Feb. 25

Fast Track to Clinical Research Careers: Professional Certificate in Clinical Research Foundations

To register, go to http://bit.ly/RegFastTrack

Feb. 25
12 p.m.

Using Clinical Practice to Inform Research: Intuitive Exercise for Eating Disorder Treatment and Prevention, TL 1053

March 1

FuseCR: Statistics and SAS SeriesSAS PROC MIXED

March 4
4-6 p.m.

Five Things Every Social Worker Should Know About Youth Suicide, McNeill 1051

March 5
2-4 p.m.

Ups & Downs: Life Experiences of Diverse Aging, McNeill 1051

March 6

Social Work Advocacy Day

March 8

FuseCR: Statistics and SAS SeriesSAS PROC GENMOD

March 18

Social Work Training: Ethics and Supervision, Education Building 162

March 25
10 a.m.

Coffee Hour: Pediatrics, McNeill 3084

March 29
9 a.m. -Noon

Safety in the Field Workshop with NHC Sheriff's Office, Teaching Lab 1054

April 1

Research and Innovation Day

April 1-5

Health and Human Services Week

April 5

CHHS Carnvial

April 6

Psychiatric Nursing Care in Medical Settings

May 10

CHHS Commencement


Strategic Plan Booklet

Veterans Hall Groundbreaking Video

It's all about the Passion: A message from Dean Hardy