February 2021

PA Student at Super Bowl


For Two Best Friends, A Dream Comes True They grew up best friends in a small, rural Virginia town with the same big dream – to play in the Super Bowl. One went on to a powerhouse football university and into the NFL. The other ended up at a smaller school and [...]

PA Student at Super Bowl2021-03-01T13:35:51-05:00

January 2021

NJACTS speeds COVID-19 Trial


Workforce Development Team Aids in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Their task, as part of a multi-million federal grant initiative, was to establish workforce development training to accelerate a quality clinical trial process and translate research into patient care and treatment more quickly. Their work was put to the test sooner than they ever anticipated in the [...]

NJACTS speeds COVID-19 Trial2021-03-04T08:32:40-05:00

December 2020

Jill Reichman Retires


Her Steady Hand Helped Build A Nationally Renowned Physician Assistant Program Department Chair Jill Reichman Retiring after Nearly Four Decades at SHP The stakes couldn’t have been higher.  A review committee was visiting the Rutgers School of Health Professions’ Physician Assistant program to ensure it met rigorous accreditation standards. At the time, [...]

Jill Reichman Retires2021-01-28T10:16:35-05:00

Psych Rehab Awards


NJPRA Recognizes SHP Dean, Faculty, and Alumni Rutgers School of Health Professions was well-represented in this year’s NJ Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association's (NJPRA) recognition awards, with five people associated with the school receiving awards. They are Dean Gwendolyn Mahon, recipient of the 2020 Administrator Award; faculty member Lue Ann Librera, recipient of the [...]

Psych Rehab Awards2020-12-04T13:49:32-05:00

October 2020

Meet Some of SHP’s Quarantine Companions


Meet Some of SHP's Quarantine Companions Research has shown that a bond between a human and an animal lessens stress. That may be why more of us have turned into pet-parents while being quarantined. Here are some of the pets that helped the SHP community to get through the pandemic. [...]

Meet Some of SHP’s Quarantine Companions2020-10-30T13:26:51-04:00

August 2020

Meet Some of Our Newest Students


Meet Some of the Students Who Comprise SHP David Bartolini, 48 BS Medical Imaging Sciences - Cardiovascular Sonography, Class of 2022. Where are you from? I live in Jacobstown in Burlington County but grew up in Northern California and Washington. I spent 24 years with the U.S Coast Guard so I [...]

Meet Some of Our Newest Students2020-09-09T13:58:29-04:00