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Doisy College of Health Sciences News Archive

SLU Partners with Rams, NFL and Athletico Physical Therapy to Bring Athletic Trainers to St. Louis Public Schools

SLU Partners with Rams, NFL and Athletico Physical Therapy to Bring Athletic Trainers to St. Louis Public Schools starting this football season. ...

Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Participates in Annual SNMMI Conference

The Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics faculty, alumni, and students participated in the 2015 Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Annual Conference June 6-10, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. ...

Graduating Student of the Year Award

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 winners of the SLU Doisy College of Health Sciences Graduating Student of the Year Award, Amanda Waltos and Heather Crosby ...

Four Nutrition and Dietetics Graduates Present Master's Research Projects at International Conference

DCHS had four recent graduates from the Nutrition and Physical Performance program in the Nutrition and Dietetics department present their master’s research projects at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. ...

Health Information Management Student Approaches Anniversary with Casa de Salud

Erin Kelley, a Senior in Health Information Management at Saint Louis University, is approaching her one-year anniversary in her volunteer work with Casa de Salud in St. Louis ...

Physician Assistant Students Utilize Clinical Simulation Lab

The Physician Assistant Education students had a chance to test their skills at handling traumatic experiences in Saint Louis University’s Clinical Simulation Lab recently. ...

Metrobus Ready to Become Mobile Farmers Market

The St. Louis MetroMarket and Saint Louis University are celebrating the delivery of a retired Metro transit bus which will soon be converted into St. Louis MetroMarket's first mobile farmers market. ...

Occupational Therapy Student Chelsey Mattingly Receives Mini-Grant and Attends Public Health Leadership Symposium in Washington, DC

First-year Master of Occupational Therapy student Chelsey Mattingly was chosen for the opportunity to attend the 14th Annual Paul Ambrose Scholars Student Leadership Symposium in Washington, DC. ...

Opening Ceremonies for the 2015 World Congress of the WFATT Set to Begin at Saint Louis University

The 2015 World Congress of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT) commences on Saturday, June 20 on the campus of Saint Louis University. ...

Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Program Student Delivers a Winning Presentation at an International Nuclear Medicine Conference

Hannah Sweet, a graduate student in the Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Department in the Doisy College of Health Sciences, received a 2nd place award. ...

Radiation Therapy Students Present at 2015 Chicago Area Radiation Therapists Annual Meeting and Student Scholar Bowl

Saint Louis University Radiation Therapy students recently represented SLU in the Chicago Area Radiation Therapists Annual Meeting and Student Scholar Bowl. ...

Nutrition and Dietetics to Inaugurate the Earth Tub at the Salus Center

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics will Inaugurate the Earth Tub at the Salus Center on Friday. The Earth Tub will compost more than 13,500 pounds of material a year and will push the department's composting goal to more than 21,500 annually. ...

SLU Health Sciences Student Awarded Prestigious Villers Fellowship for Healthcare Justice

Nygel Williams, a Senior from the Health Sciences program, was recently awarded the Villers Fellowship for Healthcare Justice. ...

Saint Louis University Awarded Bid to Host 2015 World Congress

Saint Louis University Awarded Bid to Host 2015 World Congress by the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy ...

Dr. Jennifer Earl-Boehm Added to the List of Presenters for the 2015 WFATT World Congress

Jennifer Earl-Boehm, Ph.D., LAT, FNATA, has been added to an already impressive list of speakers scheduled to present at the 2015 World Congress of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy . ...

SLU Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Department Impresses at the Saint Louis Area Undergraduate Research Symposium

Laura Fohne, a Senior in the Nuclear Medicine Technology program, was awarded first place for her research presentation in the Biological Sciences Poster Competition at the Saint Louis Area Undergraduate Research Symposium. ...

WFATT World Congress Program Finalized

The program for the 2015 World Congress of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT) has been finalized. ...

BLS Represents SLU at KSCLS-MoCLS-KC CLMA Conference

The Saint Louis University Department of Biomedical Laboratory Science had a very impressive display of research and scholarship at the 2014 Kansas Society for Clinical Laboratory Science, Missouri Organization for Clinical Laboratory Science and Kansas City Chapter of the CLMA joint conference ...

Nutrition's Rahman Quoted in LaDue News on the Paleo Diet

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics' instructor Rabia Rahman was quoted in the LaDue News about what the paleo diet is and its effects. ...

Ten Biomedical Laboratory Science Students Present Research Findings at Recent Conferences: Three Walk Away as Award Winners

Brad Lipinski, a senior in the Medical Laboratory Science program, was awarded first place in the student research poster competition at the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science, Missouri Chapter (ASCLS-MO) Annual Meeting last month in Columbia, MO. ...

Members of the DCHS Faculty and Staff Honored at the 2015 Awards Night

The Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS) honored seven of the members of its faculty and staff at the 2015 DCHS Faculty and Staff Awards Night on Tuesday, May 7th in the Multipurpose Room of the Allied Health Building ...

Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Students and Faculty Named Award Winners for SNMMI Annual Meeting

Six students from the Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Department (MIRT) were recently named winners of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) Travel Award. ...

SLU Athletic Training Program Hosts Third Annual Bowl-A-Thon

The Saint Louis University Athletic Training Society (SLATS) hosted its third annual Bowl-A-Thon on April 15 at Moolah Lanes near campus. ...

Chipotle to Host Fundraiser for SLU Garden

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics will host a fundraiser at Chipotle on Grand to benefit the Urban Garden ...

The DeNardo Education and Research Foundation Awards SLU’s Biomedical Laboratory Science Department

The DeNardo Education and Research Foundation recently awarded SLU a research grant worth over $140,000 for a project entitled: Advancement of Health Science Knowledge for Students Through Research. ...

Multiple DCHS Students Win Awards for Presenting Their Work at Biology Conferences in Boston

Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS) sent seven students to present at the Undergraduate Research Competition of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) and the 2015 Experimental Biology Conference in Boston, MA. Of the seven students that presented at the competitions, six of them won awards for their work. ...

SLU Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Department Boasts Three Award Winners at the Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists Annual Conference

Three Saint Louis University students from the department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics won awards at the 83rd Annual Conference of the Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists held from April 8th to April 11th in Columbia, MO. ...

SLU Hosts Debate and Discussion Regarding Delivering Healthcare to Third World Countries

Saint Louis University hosted: Improving Healthcare: Change Through Debate and Dialogue on April 14 at the Medical Center Education Union Auditorium. ...

DCHS Faculty Collaboration Forum

The Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS) is hosting a Faculty Collaboration Forum on Friday, April 17 at 2pm in the Allied Health Building Multi-Purpose Room. ...

Physician Assistant Graduation Class of 2014 Reports 100% Exam Pass Rate

Physician Assistant Graduation Class of 2014 Reports 100% Exam Pass Rate ...

Light It Up Blue with Autism Speaks and Saint Louis University

SLU’s Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy is asking the SLU community to participate in the Autism Speaks™ Light It Up Blue campaign by wearing blue on April 2nd for World Autism Awareness Day. ...

Nuclear Medicine Class of 2014 Celebrates 100% Certification Exam Pass Rate

The Nuclear Medicine Technology Program Class of 2014 scored well above the national average of 87.6% ...

SLU Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Program Gets Five Students Awarded Positions with the AOTA

The SLU Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy program recently had five of its Master of Occupational Therapy students appointed to internships with Special Interest Sections of the American Occupational Therapy Association ...

Study on the Gastrointestinal Effects of Peppermint Oil Supplementation on Endurance Athletes

A group at SLU that is interested in the effect of peppermint oil supplementation on gastrointestinal symptoms during endurance events. ...

Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Graduate Wins Award from The Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology

Graduate of the Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Program Wins the Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology Editor’s Choice Award ...

Nominations Now Being Accepted for DCHS Faculty and Staff Awards

The Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS) Awards Committee would like to invite you to nominate your outstanding professors, peers, colleagues and staff for the 2015 Doisy College of Health Sciences Faculty and Staff Awards. ...

Preliminary Program Announced for 2015 WFATT World Congress in St. Louis

The preliminary program for the 2015 World Congress of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT) has recently been announced. ...

Athletic Training Program Receives Continuing Accreditation

The Saint Louis University Athletic Training Program earned the maximum 10-year reaccreditation status. ...

NATA Ethnic Diversity Grant Helps SLU AT Students Create Athletic Training Club for Roosevelt High School

NATA Ethnic Diversity Grant Helps SLU Athletic Training Students Create Athletic Training Club for Roosevelt High School ...

Apply for the 2015-2016 Doisy College of Health Sciences Alumni Association Scholarship

The DCHS Alumni Association Scholarship Fund was established to promote and support student involvement in alumni relations through an annual award of financial assistance to students enrolled in an approved course of study within Doisy College of Health Sciences. ...

Doisy College of Health Sciences Scholarship Symposium

Doisy College of Health Sciences (DCHS) will host its Spring Scholarship Symposium on February 20 from 2 – 4 pm in the Third Floor Multipurpose Room of the Allied Health Building. ...

Blackboard to Backboard: A Multi-Disciplined Approach to Diagnosing Stress Fractures

Doisy College of Health Sciences Alumni Association Hosts Blackboard to Backboard ...

Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy to Host Courses at Saint Louis University

The Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy will host three two-day courses that, if all three are completed, will allow physical therapists to attain the credential of Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA). ...

Dr. Ethel Frese Gives Linda Crane Memorial Lecture

SLU Associate Professor in PT Ethel Frese, PT, DPT, CCS, Gives the Linda Crane Memorial Lecture at the APTA 2015 Combined Sections Meeting ...

Fresh Gatherings Café Kicks Off CSA Program

Fresh Gatherings Café Kicks Off CSA Program ...

Florian and Walburga Horvath Memorial Scholarship Announcement

Florian and Walburga Horvath Memorial Scholarship Announcement ...

Physical Therapy Alumni Reception

The Saint Louis University Doisy College of Health Sciences Alumni Association will host an alumni reception during the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) 2015 Combined Sections Meeting. ...

Athletic Training Speaker Series and Recognition Ceremony

Saint Louis University's Athletic Training program is hosting its annual Speaker Series and Recognition Ceremony on Monday, February 9 in the Wall Auditorium at the Edwin Everest Education Union at 6:30 pm. ...

Athletic Training Students Describe their Experience with the Rams

Students Hilary Stepansky and Jose Mendez of the Athletic Training program at Doisy College of Health Sciences had an incredible opportunity as Athletic Training students with the St. Louis Rams professional football team. ...

HIIM Hosts Healthcare CMIO Forum 2015: State of Healthcare Informatics

Saint Louis University's HIIM Department will host Healthcare CMIO Forum 2015: State of Healthcare Informatics ...

WFATT 2015 Call for Abstracts Extended Deadline

WFATT 2015 Call for Abstracts Extended Deadline ...

Registration Opens for 2015 WFATT World Congress

Registration for the 2015 World Congress of the World Federation of Athletic Training and Therapy (WFATT) opens January 1, 2015. ...

Occupational Therapy Students Honored at Celebration of Achievement Ceremony

The Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy hosted its Celebration of Achievement Ceremony on Friday night in the auditorium of the Allied Health Building. The ceremony marked the end of the academic coursework for the students involved, as well as the beginning of their six months of clinical fieldwork. ...

Doisy College of Health Sciences Scholarship Symposium Call for Abstracts

Doisy College of Health Sciences Scholarship Symposium Call for Abstracts ...

Doisy College Hosts Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics President-Elect Dr. Evelyn Crayton

Doisy College Hosts Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics President-Elect Dr. Evelyn Crayton ...

MRI Program Reports Success for Class of 2014

MRI Program Reports Success in 2014 ...

Dr. Rebecca Aldrich is recipient of AOTA Outstanding Mentor Award

Dr. Rebecca Aldrich is recipient of AOTA Outstanding Mentor Award ...

Pilot Grant is awarded to Dr. Wagner and Dr. Feys

The International Progressive Multiple Sclerosis Alliance has awarded a one year, infrastructure pilot grant to Joanne M. Wagner, PT, PhD and Peter Feys, PT, PhD to examine the feasibility of developing and maintaining an international data repository for rehabilitation outcomes in multiple sclerosis. ...

Radiation Therapy Program Reports Success in 2014 Exam Pass Rate

Radiation Therapy Program Reports Success in 2014 Exam Pass Rate ...

Physical Therapy Hosts Research Seminar

The Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training is hosting a research seminar at 12:00 p.m. Monday, December 8,, 2014 in the Allied Health Professions Building, Room 1036. ...

PA Students Present the Evidence

1st Annual Physician Assistant Student Evidence-Based Medicine Poster Presentation and Reception Huge Success! ...

DCHS Trivia Night 2015

DCHS Trivia Night 2015 ...

Fresh Gatherings Thanksgiving Dinners

t's that time of year again, so come down to Fresh Gatherings to order everything you need to deck out your holiday table. You can order at Fresh Gatherings Monday through Friday from 7:00 - 5:00. The deadline to order will be November 20th at 5pm ...

Teaching St. Louis Series

Teaching St. Louis Series ...

OT Global Day of Service

As part of World Occupational Therapy Day, the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational therapy faculty and students participated in Occupational Therapy Global Day of Service (OTGDS). ...

Rethinking Tylenol and Rest: SLU Physical Therapist Says Movement Is Key to Keep Back Pain at Bay

SLU Physical Therapist Says Movement Is Key to Keep Back Pain at Bay ...

SLU PA Student Evidence-Based Medicine Poster Presentation and Reception

SLU PA Student Evidence-Based Medicine Poster Presentation and Reception ...

Blood Brothers Part IV

Doisy Sponsors a Free Film Series on Gun Violence in the St. Louis Area ...

Thirsty Thursday

Thirsty Thursdays are back at Fresh Gatherings ...

Fresh Gathering's Harvest Meal & Market

Fresh Gathering's Harvest Market ...

Pumpkin Decorating Contest

MIRT Club hosts the first annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest October, 29th 2014 ...

4th Annual Food Day

The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics will host the second annual Garden to Tables Food Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24 at the University's teaching garden, located at the corner of Compton and Rutger at the Medical Center. ...

Pizza for Physical Therapy

Saint Louis University's Physical Therapy Student Council members have organized a fundraiser from October 23rd through October 26th with Papa John's Pizza located on 3822 Laclede Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108. Every time you order from Papa John's Pizza from October 23rd through October 26th, you will receive 30% off your entire menu price order! PT STUCO will also be getting a cut of the profits. ...

Massage Therapy Workshop

PT Hosts Massage Therapy Workshop October 15th, 2014 ...

Fall Food Drive

Help us celebrate PA week with a Fall Food Drive ...

Bowling Bash Fundraiser

Join the SLU Physician Assistant program for their Bowling Bash on October 25th from 7:30-10:00 pm at Brunswick Zone. Come dressed in your Halloween finest to participate in the costume contest, 50/50 raffle, silent auction and more. Tickets include unlimited bowling, shoe rental, pizza, wings and soda. A full bar is also available. ...

Duane Grandgenett Speaks at Doisy

Duane Grandgenett Speaks at Doisy ...

Doisy College Welcomes Dr. Mardell Wilson as Dean

With the new school year beginning Doisy is pleased to give Mardell Wilson, Ed.D., a warm welcome as she begins her role as the new Dean at the Edward and Margaret Doisy College of Health Sciences. ...

2014 Doisy College of Health Sciences Homecoming and Family Weekend Events

2014 Doisy College of Health Sciences Homecoming and Family Weekend Events ...

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics Introduces SLU Farm Stand in the Garden

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics is moving the Farm Stand from the Schlafly Farmers Market to the SLU garden this year ...

Join the Fun at This Year's Garden to Table Fundraiser

Join the Fun at This Year's Garden to Table Fundraiser ...

2014 Cavallo Hustle For Your Health

2014 Cavallo Hustle For Your Health ...

2014 Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Pinning and Award Ceremony

Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Pinning and Award Ceremony 2014 ...

Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Walker, RDN, CDN

Alumni Spotlight: Kelly Walker, RDN, CDN ...

The 2nd Annual Garden to Table Fundraiser is back

Saint Louis University's 2nd Annual Garden to Table Fundraiser will be held Friday, September 19th, 2014 from 4:30pm - 7:00pm. ...

Cavallo Lab Dedication

Thursday, July 17, 2014, the Saint Louis University Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training celebrated the legacy of Cheryl Cavallo, Ph.D., assistant professor emerita of physical therapy at Saint Louis University by dedicating Lab 1062 in her memory. ...

Alumni Spotlight: Bill Hopfinger '78

Doisy College of Health Sciences would like to congratulate Bill Hopfinger on being honored as the 2014 Alumni Merit Award Recipient. The Alumni Merit Award Presentation will be included in the Homecoming and Family Weekend festivities on Saturday, September 27th at 11 am. To register for this and many other fun Homecoming events please visit alumni.slu.edu/hcfw14 or contact Maggie Dermody with any questions at demodym@slu.edu ...

Pickleman's Hosts Fundraiser for the Health Resource Center

Pickleman’s Gourmet Café on Laclede Ave will host a fundraiser to support the Saint Louis University Department of Physician Assistant Health Resource Center on Monday, August 25 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Pickleman’s is donating 15% of all ticket sales to the Health Resource Center. ...

PA students presented at the Missouri Academy of Physician Assistants Primary Care Update Conference

Five Physician Assistant students presented at the Missouri Academy of Physician Assistants Primary Care Update Conference ...

Radiation Therapy Students Present at CART Annual Meeting and Student Scholar Bowl

Saint Louis University Radiation Therapy Students Present at Chicago Area Radiation Therapists Annual Meeting and Student Scholar Bowl. ...

Health Rhythms Comes to SLU - Sign up today!

World renowned Remo HealthRHYTHMS® Group Empowerment Drumming facilitation training program and the transformational Adolescent Protocol Training will be offered in St. Louis, August 10-13, 2014 by Remo and the Saint Louis University Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy. ...

Volunteer for a Research Study on a Garden Wellness Program

Saint Louis University Nutrition and Dietetics graduate student Candace Winterbauer will offer a Volunteer for a Research Study on the effects of a garden wellness program on physical activity, fruit and vegetable intake and quality of life ...

Congratulations 2014 Dietetic Intern Grads

Congratulations to all of the 2014 dietetic intern graduates from Saint Louis University's Doisy College of Health Sciences. ...

OT Grad Webber Awarded Prestigious Kansas Occupational Therapy Association Scholarship from AOTF

Saint Louis University Occupational Therapy Graduate Andrea Webber was awarded the prestigious Kansas Occupational Therapy Association Scholarship from the American Occupational Therapy Foundation. ...

PA Grad Appointed Chair of the American Academy of Physician Assistants Political Action Committee

Saint Louis University Physician Assistant graduate Drew Mortan was appointed Chair of the American Academy of Physician Assistants Political Action Committee. The political action committee allows the AAPA to be involved in the political process and the formation of regulations. It creates an opportunity to positively impact legislations affecting the practice of physician assistants across the country. ...

Internationally Acclaimed Music and Medicine Program Comes to Saint Louis University

World renowned Remo HealthRHYTHMS® Group Empowerment Drumming facilitation training program and the transformational Adolescent Protocol Training will be offered in St. Louis, August 10-13, 2014. ...

Cast your vote for the new coffee and tea at Fresh Gatherings Cafe

Cast your vote for the new coffee and tea at Fresh Gatherings Cafe ...

Santa SLU 2013

Saint Louis University is rolling out Santa SLU 2013, a benefit for Kingdom House, a nonprofit that helps the homeless in St. Louis. ...

Honorable Mention of the Month

Donna Duberg, Assistant Professor of the Department of Biomedical Laboratory Science received the National Residence Hall Honorary's Of-the-Month Award. ...

2013 James H. Korn Award Recipients

This year the James H. Korn Award for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning was presented to the Interprofessional Teaching and Learning Team of Interprofessional Education Program. The James H. Korn award was established in 2006 in recognition of Dr. Korn's research on teaching and learning. ...

Physical Therapy/Athletic Training Research Seminar

The Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training at Saint Louis University is hosting a research seminar where Occupational Therapist Rebecca Aldrich ...

Occupational Therapy Pediatric Summer Institute

The Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy will host a Summer Pediatric Institute Workshop on developing reading, handwriting and sensory processing skills in school-aged children. The workshop qualifies for up to 12 continuing competency credits, ...

Linda Crane Memorial Lecture Award

Associate Professor in the Program in Physical Therapy Ethel Frese, DPT, received the prestigious Linda Crane Memorial Lecture Award from the Cardiovascular Pulmonary Section of the American Physical Therapy Association. ...

Nuclear Medicine Technology Program is Awarded Continued JRCNMT Accreditation

The Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology has awarded the Nuclear Medicine Technology Program (NMT) sponsored by Saint Louis University continued accreditation for 7 years. ...

2014 Alumni Merit Award

Saint Louis University's Doisy College of Health Sciences is excited to announce the process for gatherings applications for the 2014 Alumni Merit Award ...

Heart Shaped Food Good for Your Ticker

While some dietitians extol the virtues of red wine, dark chocolate and salmon for heart health, Katie Eliot, Ph.D., assistant professor of nutrition and dietetics at Saint Louis University, has a different plan. Keep it simple. Look to heart shaped foods to protect your heart. ...

2014 Irma Ruebling Distinguished Speaker Series

Saint Louis University's Program in Physical Therapy presents that 2014 Irma Ruebling Distinguished Speaker Series. This year, Dr. Linda Fetters from the University of Southern California will be the presenting speaker. ...

Dr. Salsich Awarded Grant to Fund One Year Pilot Project

The Doisy College of Health Sciences is pleased to announce Gretchen Salsich, PhD., Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy was funded $49,952.00 by BJHF/ICTS Clinical and Translational Science Research for her 1-year pilot project, “Task-specific movement pattern training for treatment of patellofemoral pain.” ...

Volunteer for a Nutrition and Dietetics Research Study on Indian Gooseberries and Glucose and Cholesterol

The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics graduate student Aarthi Pauldass is completing her research study on the effects of consuming Indian gooseberries on blood glucose and cholesterol levels. ...

MIRT Receives Immobilization Masks from Orfit Industries America

The Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics has received a gift of 10 immobilization masks valued at nearly $1,000 from Orfit Industries America for the Radiation Therapy Program. ...

Wine, Cheese and a Special Lunch at Fresh Gatherings Cafe

Fresh Gatherings Cafe, the fresh and locally sourced eatery on the Saint Louis University medical campus will host a wine and cheese tasting and a special menu this week for lunch. ...

Biomedical Laboratory Science Student Receives Scholarship

The Jean S. Schroeder Memorial Student Scholarship was awarded to Temitope Adeyeni, a senior in the Department of Clinical Laboratory Science. ...

Physician Assistant Society's Trivia Night Fundraiser

The Saint Louis University Physician Assistant Society will host a fundraiser in the form of trivia night on April 26, 2014 ...

Nutrition and Dietetics to Begin Planting the Urban Orchard

Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics will begin planting the urban orchard on March 17 with 23 fruit trees. The orchard will be complete this spring with pecan trees and additional fruit trees with the help of Stark Brothers Nursery. ...

Larry List Elected President-Elect of the St. Louis Society of Cytology

The Doisy College of Health Sciences is pleased to announce that Larry List, M.S., the Cytotechnology Program Director, was elected President-elect of the St. Louis Society of Cytology. ...

Health Informatics Grad Student Davolt Awarded Assistantship at HIMSS Conference

Saint Louis University Health Informatics graduate student Barry Davolt was awarded an assistantship for the Health Information Management Systems Society conference in Orlando, Florida. ...

Katie Eliot Accepted as Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

The Doisy College of Health Sciences is pleased to announce that Katie Eliot, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics was accepted as a Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. ...

Physical Therapy and Social Work Grads on a Mission to Build Inclusive Playground in Illinois

Angie Wuebbels and her sister Beth Ricciardi, both graduates of Saint Louis University, are co-chairs of a committee working to build an inclusive, accessible playground in their hometown of Breese, Ill. ...

Support Peter and Paul Community Services Emergency Shelter

Support Peter and Paul Community Services Emergency Shelter through Saint Louis University's Interprofessional Education Program by donating new, clean undergarments including socks and underwear. ...

Wolter Appointed Chair of American Health Information Management Association's Fellowship Committee

Julie Wolter, M.A., interim director of and associate professor in the Health Sciences Program was named chair of the American Health Information Management Association’s Fellowship Committee. ...

AT Clinical Education Coordinator Offers Advice About Basketball and Good Health

Timothy Howell, clinical education coordinator for Saint Louis University's Athletic Training Program, offers seven reasons that we should play basketball. ...

SLU’s Annual Disability Awareness Week

The Saint Louis University Dietetics Association is hosting an empty bowls fundraiser to support local hunger relief efforts. ...

Empty Bowls Hunger Awareness Fundraiser in Fresh Gatherings

The Saint Louis University Dietetics Association is hosting an empty bowls fundraiser to support local hunger relief efforts. ...

Athletic Training Students Explore Rams' Training Facility

Students from the Athletic Training Program were given the opportunity to explore the St. Louis Rams Corporate Headquarters and Training Facility. ...

Introducing Fresh Gatherings Cafe’s new Thirsty Thursdays

Fresh Gatherings Cafe, the cafe from Saint Louis University's Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, is launching a new weekly event, Thirsty Thursdays. The events will pair a local farmer's products with beer or wine for a unique food tasting. ...

Karen Barney Awarded Retired Educators Commendation

Karen Barney Ph.D., OTR, Professor Emeritus and former Chair of the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy is a recipient of the 2014 American Occupational Therapy Association Retired Educators Commendation. ...

Fresh Gatherings Cafe Thirsty Thursday Menu for April 3

Fresh Gatherings Cafe, the cafe from Saint Louis University's Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, is launching a new weekly event, Thirsty Thursdays. ...

Nutrition Graduate Crayton to Retire

Evelyn Ford Crayton, a longtime force in the field of nutrition and dietetics and a graduate of Saint Louis University's department of nutrition and dietetics, will retire this year. ...

Dr. Ezekiel Awarded a President Research Fund Grant

Uthayashanker Ezekiel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, was awarded a President’s Research Fund grant on the project entitled, “Targeting epigenetics for colon cancer prevention by phytochemicals.” ...

Thank you for Supporting the Bi-State Pet Food Pantry

Uthayashanker Ezekiel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Laboratory Science, was awarded a President’s Research Fund grant on the project entitled, “Targeting epigenetics for colon cancer prevention by phytochemicals.” ...

OT Welcomes Dr. Ramugondo and Kronenberg for Lecture

The Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy at Saint Louis University will welcome Dr. Elelwani Ramugondo and Mr. Frank Kronenberg on Wednesday, April 23 to give the talk "Consciousness, ubuntu, and humanity: A South African response to American views of everyday occupation." ...

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics Preparing Meals for Billikens Athletics

This semester, the SLU Department of Nutrition and Dietetics has begun preparing meals for billikens athletics. The effort will give the athletes the competitive edge needed to succeed ...

Physical Therapy and Athletic Training Research Seminar

The Saint Louis University Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training will host a research seminar on April 28 from 12-1 in Allied Health Building room 2032 ...

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics to host EarthDance Farms Intro to Restoration Agriculture lecture

The Saint Louis University Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training will host a research seminar on April 28 from 12-1 in Allied Health Building room 2032 ...

BLS Seniors Receive Scholarship

Temitope Adeyeni and Ashley Selas, Medical Laboratory Science majors in the Department of Biomedical Laboratory Science were granted the Siemens Healthcare and Diagnostic Student Scholarships. ...

Sarah Walsh Selected as GOTEC President

Sarah Walsh, MOT, Instructor and Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy was selected as president of the Gateway Occupational Therapy Education Council for a two- year term. ...

Fresh Gatherings Harvest 2014

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics is launching Fresh Gatherings Harvest, the community supported agriculture program, for 2014. ...

MIRT Students Receive Travel Awards

The Saint Louis University Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics ...

Volunteer for a Nutrition and Dietetics Study on the Relationship Between Food and Energy Sources

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics is looking for volunteers for a study on the relationship between food and energy sources. The research is being conducted by dietetic inter Olivia Wagner. ...

PA Students Open the Doors to New HRC Extension Clinic

The Saint Louis University Physician Assistant students will open the doors to the new health resource center on April 22. The HRC is a free medical clinic to serve the underserved in the St. Louis. ...

Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Graduates First Student

The Masters of Science in Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics program is proud to announce that first graduate, Aaron Ferguson, has successfully completed the didactic and clinical portion of the program with a concentration in Magnetic Resonance Imaging this past October. ...

Fresh Gatherings Harvest CSA Launch Party 2014

The Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics will host a launch party for Fresh Gatherings Harvest, the department-sponsored community supported agriculture program. ...

Fresh Gathering Cafe Thirsty Thursday Menu for April 17th

Enjoy a sample of the featured wine or beer of the week, sample of food pairing, and a lesson from Chef Todd about the specific beverage! ...

Occupational Therapy Represents SLU at AOTA Conference and Expo

The Saint Louis University Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy had a very impressive showing at the american occupational therapy association's annual conference and expo. ...

MIRT Students Receive Awards and Recognition at Annual MSRT Conference

Saint Louis University Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics students Cynthia Lammert, Hanna Sweet and Jason Wahidi were recognized and given awards at the Annual Missouri Society of Radiologic Technologists Conference in April ...

3rd Annual SLU Alumni Medical Center Appreciation Events

Saint Louis University Alumni Relations will host events for SLU alumni at the medical center's Learning Resource Center on April 30 and May 1 ...

Fresh Gathering Cafe Thirsty Thursday Menu for April 24

Enjoy a sample of the featured wine or beer of the week, sample of food pairing, and a lesson from Chef Todd about the specific beverage! ...

SLU and SSM Launch New Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency

The Saint Louis University Program in Physical Therapy has partnered with SSM Physical Therapy to offer a post-professional residency program in orthopedic physical therapy. ...

Wilson Named Dean of Doisy College

Mardell Wilson, Ed.D., has been named Dean of the Doisy College of Health Sciences at Saint Louis University ...

Doisy Students Receive Leadership and Service Awards

Doisy students receive awards at the 23rd annual Leadership and Service Awards Ceremony was held April 24 and recognized students, faculty and staff who exemplify the qualities and excellence of service, leadership and the Jesuit philosophy of men and women for others. ...

Women's Commission Honors 2014 'Women of the Year'

The Saint Louis University Women's Commission recognized the contributions and successes of women at the University during the 37th annual Women of the Year Luncheon. ...

Athletic Training Bowls a Strike for Scholarships

This year, the 2014 Saint Louis University Athletic Training Student Society Bowl-A-Thon exceeded their goal of $6,000 dollars and raised a total of $6,500 dollars. ...

OT's Sherry Muir was quoted in the upcoming issue of OT Practice with focus on Primary Care

The Saint Louis University Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy's Sherry Muir was quoted in OT Practice explaining her focus on intrusionary occupational therapy in primary care teams. ...

Nutrition's Jones Comments on Study Covered by News

SLU Department of Nutrition and Dietetics' Lori Jones commented on a study that found black vegetarians are healthier than their meat-eating counterparts. This story was picked up by several news outlets across the country. ...

2014 Faculty and Staff Awards

The 2014 Doisy College of Health Sciences Awards Committee has the honor of announcing this year's winners ...

Congratulations to our Spring 2014 Graduates

Congratulations to all of the 2014 graduates from Saint Louis University's Doisy College of Health Sciences. ...

PA Alum Wins Outstanding PA of the Year at PAragon Awards

Saint Louis University Physician Assistant alum Kim Zuber won the Outstanding PA of the Year award at the PAragon Awards hosted by the American Academy of Physician Assistants ...

2014-2015 Doisy College of Health Sciences Alumni Association Scholarships Awarded

The 2014-2015 Doisy College Alumni Association Scholarships have been awarded to Anna Marchiando, Kathryn Sulkowski, Kelsey Cook and Tyler Green. ...

BLS’s Donna Duberg Quoted on today.com About Activities That You Shouldn't Do Because of Germs

Saint Louis University's Biomedical Laboratory Scientist Donna Duberg was quoted on today.com about activities that we should not participate in because of the germs involved in them. ...

BLS’s Donna Duberg Quoted on KTVI-TV Ch. 2 About Germs in Airplanes

Saint Louis University's Biomedical Laboratory Scientist Donna Duberg was quoted on KTVI-TV Channel 2 about germs in airplanes. ...

Donation Fulfills Bob Bauman Endowed Scholarship in Athletic Training

The Saint Louis University Athletic Training Program has fully funded the Bob Bauman Endowed Scholarship in Athletic Training thanks to generous gift from Athletico Physical Therapy CEO Mark Kaufman ...

HIIM to Host Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Association

Saint Louis University Instructor Julie Howe will present on forensic applications in health information management to the Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Association ...

Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Horvath Memorial Scholarship Winner

Kelsey Cook, an MOT-II student in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy at Saint Louis University, has been awarded the Horvath Memorial Scholarship for 2014-2015. Cook would like to work in inpatient occupational therapy upon graduation. ...

BLS Graduate Adeyeni Awarded ASCLS Travel Grant

Temitope Adeyeni, a graduate of the Clinical Laboratory Science program ...

Spring 2014 Dean's List

Congratulations to all of the Saint Louis University students who made the Doisy College of Health Science's Dean's List in the spring of 2014 ...

Spring 2014 Nutrition Spotlight

The Saint Louis University Dietetic Interns have compiled the most recent Nutrition Spotlight, focusing on farmers' markets, beer, superfoods and school lunches. ...

Moving Toward the Future: SLU Department of Clinical Laboratory Science Changes Name

The Saint Louis Univeristy Department of Clinical Laboratory Science is changing it's name to the Department of Biomedical Laboratory Science to better reflect the diversity of their programs offered. ...

HIIM Hosts Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Association

Saint Louis University Instructor Julie Howe presented on forensic applications in health information management to the Eastern Missouri Health Information Management Association ...

Nutrition instructor Lauren Landfried and Dietetic Intern graduate Kyleigh Kirbach featured in The Advocate

Nutrition instructor Lauren Landfried and Dietetic Intern graduate Kyleigh Kirbach featured in The Missouri Academic of Nutrition and Dietetics' The Advocate for discussing upcoming legislation with Senators Blunt and McCaskill and Representatives Clay, Wagner, Luetkemeyer, Hartzler, Cleaver, Graves and Long. ...

Nuclear Medicine Program Holds First Alumni Event

The Saint Louis University Nuclear Medicine Technology Program held their first alumni event in connection with the annual SNMMI meeting at the Thaxton Building in downtown St. Louis ...

Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics Impresses at Annual SNMMI Conference

The Saint Louis University Department of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapeutics had an impressive showing at the annual SNMMI conference, participating in 21 presentations and winning 12 awards. ...

PA's Werner Selected as Editorial Board Member for The Soy Connection

Saint Louis University Physician Assistant Christine Werner has been selected as an editorial board member of The Soy Connection sponsored by the United Soybean Board ...

Occupational Therapy and Autism Speaks to Screen Sounding the Alarm

The Saint Louis University Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy will partner with Autism Speaks for a screening of Sounding the Alarm, a documentary that examines the lives of 12 families affected by autism. ...

Nutrition's Jenkins Quoted in the Post-Dispatch about SLU's Collaboration on Sweet Potato Project for Inner City Teens

Saint Louis University Department of Nutrition and Dietetics' Chef Steve Jenkins was quoted in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch about SLU's Collaboration on the Sweet Potato Project for Inner City Teens ...

Occupational Therapy to Host Girls Getaway

Saint Louis University Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy will host a girls getaway for mothers and daughters on July 21 and 22, the cost is $125 per pair. ...

BLS's Duberg Interviewed on Fox 2 About Bacteria Floating in Swimming Pools

Saint Louis University Clinical Laboratory Scientist Donna Duberg was interviewed by St. Louis' Fox 2 News about the amount of bacteria floating in swimming pools. ...

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