The Health Sciences Learning Community is located in Reinert Hall and is one of SLU's most popular communities for first-year students.
The Health Sciences Learning Community provides the opportunity for you to further your understanding and connection to the interdisciplinary world of health sciences. Students in the Doisy College of Health Sciences and School of Nursing can join the Health Sciences Learning Community to live and learn with future colleagues in health care.
Recommended for students majoring in physical therapy, athletic training, nursing, occupational therapy, nutrition and dietetics, communication sciences and disorders, health information management or other Doisy health science programs.
CHEM 1110: General Chemistry I
UNIV 1010: University 101
BIOL 1240: Principles of Biology I
THEO 1000: Theological Foundations
PSY 1010: General Psychology
Ginge Kettenbach, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, has published several journal articles and presented nationally and internationally. In 2006, she received the John K. DiTiberio Award for Outstanding Dedication to the Education and Formation of Students as Professionals. Kettenbach has been involved with the Health Sciences Learning Community for several years.
I love living in the Health Sciences learning community where there are other people who have similar majors. We struggle and overcome obstacles together. At the end of the year, I enjoyed seeing how much we’ve all grown.Leana Wu, health science student