Ph.D. program in Health Related Sciences

    Age in Action - Summer 2017
    Jul 20, 2017
    This issue features a case study on creatively using the annual Medicare Wellness Visit as a means of both training health care providers about geriatrics and engaging older patients in self-care. There are also editorials on laughter and wellness and on several initiatives from the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services; an essay on the paradox of aging, brief articles on innovations in transportation, resources for dementia caregivers and websites on hearing health care.

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    Age in Action - Spring 2017
    Apr 11, 2017
    This issue features a case study on standardized patients (actors) to train health profession students about older adults. There are also editorials on oral health and aging and on several initiatives from the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services as well as photos from our 31st annual Legislative Breakfast, articles on students as teachers at the Richmond Health and Wellness Program for low-income elders and the FAMILIES caregivers program.

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    Age in Action - Winter 2017
    Jan 30, 2017
    This issue features a case study on older drivers and safety, research on income and life expectancy, a remembrance of a valued colleague with cerebral palsy, editorials on No Wrong Door and on Meeting Aging-Related Needs, Calendar notices, and other blurbs and items.

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    VCU Allied Health Alumni Magazine
    Oct 12, 2016
    We invite you to explore the latest issue of the VCU Allied Health Alumni Magazine, especially the cover story about the new School of Allied Health Professions building designed to unify faculty, staff and students for greater success

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    Age in Action - Spring 2016
    Apr 20, 2016
    This issue features a case study on the troubling matter of financial exploitation of older adults, the impact of undue influence on vulnerable elders, and the possible role of legislative initiatives in preventing the exploitation and much more.

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    Doctoral Student Recognized
    Apr 13, 2016
    Doctoral Student Recognized as Outstanding Clinical Anesthesia Practitioner

    James S. Furstein, CRNA, DNAP, MSN, a student in the Nurse Anesthesia specialty track of the Doctoral Program in Health Related Sciences, and alumnus of the VCU DNAP Program, received the 30th Annual Alice Magaw Outstanding Clinical Anesthesia Practitioner Award at the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) 2015 Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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    Age in Action - Winter 2016
    Jan 25, 2016
    In our newest edition of Age in Action, learn how the PALETTE program enhances student understanding of aging through intergenerational visual arts and movement arts and more.

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    Doctoral Student Receives Award for Poster
    Nov 11, 2015
    Elizabeth Leibach, a doctoral student in the Clinical Laboratory Science specialty track of the Doctoral Program in Health Related Sciences, was recognized at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.

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    2015 CLS Distinguished Author Award
    Nov 11, 2015
    Dr. Maria Delost (PhD in HRS, 2005) and Dr. Teresa Nadder, Chair of the Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, received a CLS Distinguished Author Award at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science for two articles they coauthored.

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    Age in Action - Fall 2015
    Oct 16, 2015
    Learn about building interprofessional teams through evidence-based practice training in falls prevention and more.

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