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Georgia Southern Named Gold Campus

For the fourth consecutive year, Georgia Southern University has been recognized as a Gold Level Campus by Exercise is Medicine® on Campus (EIM®-OC) thanks to collaborative efforts between the Waters College of Health Professions, Health Services and Campus Recreation and Intramurals (CRI). Eligibility to receive gold, silver or bronze status is based on activities related […]

Sport Management Program Announces New Partnership

Georgia Southern University’s Department of Health Sciences and Kinesiology is excited to announce a partnership with Fitness Mentors and Symonds Training and Research. Both will be providing educational opportunities for undergraduate sport management students who will be participating in the upcoming project “What a year: Using fitness and mindfulness to decrease teacher stress.” Through the […]

Students Participate in Interprofessional Grand Rounds

A discussion in October 2020 between eight Georgia Southern University faculty members on the Interprofessional Education Committee came into fruition this past April in the form of a Virtual Interprofessional Grand Rounds. The idea of Grand Rounds originally started as a weekly educational activity in teaching hospitals and healthcare institutions with residents and healthcare staff […]

WCHP Well-Represented at 2021 Research Symposium

Fourteen students from the Waters College of Health Professions were selected and participated in Georgia Southern University’s Research Symposium this past April. The virtual, week-long event provides the opportunity for students to showcase their research and creative activity across all campuses. Below is the list of the college’s participants and their research. Angela Adams-Poster Presentation: Home Diabetes Self-Management […]

Lewis Receives Eagle Excellence Award

Annually, the Office of Leadership and Community Engagement presents a member of the Georgia Southern University faculty or staff with the Kathryn Grube Unsung Hero Award. The award honors a faculty or staff member who has assisted an organization or organizations above and beyond the call of duty. This year, School of Nursing Assistant Professor Nikiya Lewis, […]