March 2020

Molly deButts Wins Scholarship


Scholarship Winner Advocates for Greater Role for PAs in Health Care Second-year Physician Assistant student Molly deButts not only wants to practice medicine, she wants to further the relatively young profession. She has organized fellow students to lobby for Medicare to ease restrictions requiring supervising practitioners to re-document work by PA students [...]

Molly deButts Wins Scholarship2020-03-30T09:38:11-04:00

February 2020

Nutrition Trailblazers


Rutgers SHP Pioneers New Nutrition Program Sixteen months after they began, 20 students became the first-ever graduates of a new Entry-Level M.S. in Clinical Nutrition program, a future education model designed to meet changing requirements calling for a master’s degree by 2024 for registered dietitian nutritionists. See story in Rutgers Today. [...]

Nutrition Trailblazers2020-02-11T15:40:01-05:00

November 2019

Academic Success Center


New Academic Success Center Gives Students Tools to Succeed To help students excel in the classroom, Rutgers School of Health Professions has launched a new Enrollment Management Academic Success Center that offers services to all students. The center provides one-on-one tutoring, writing seminars and academic workshops, as well as coaching and advising. [...]

Academic Success Center2019-12-02T10:22:16-05:00

Learning to Lead and Serve


Representing Rutgers at National Student Leadership Forum "I felt honored and empowered to represent Rutgers University." By Cynthia Orozco Rutgers SHP Class of 2020 If I had to choose one word to describe my experience as the Rutgers University representative to the 2019 National Student Leadership Forum, it would be awakening. [...]

Learning to Lead and Serve2019-11-22T12:02:01-05:00

October 2019

SHP Faculty and Staff Recognized for Service


SHP  Faculty and Staff Recognized  Each year, Rutgers School of Health Professions honors faculty and staff for their years of service to our school and leadership, and chooses an Employee of the year. This year, we recognized 29 employees for length of service. Dean Gwendolyn Mahon announced that the Employee of the [...]

SHP Faculty and Staff Recognized for Service2019-10-03T14:22:00-04:00

Founding Dean Martin Passes Away


SHP's Founding Dean John P. Martin Passed Away Sept. 11   Founding Dean John P. Martin, who headed the School of Health Professions school from 1976-1988, passed away on Sept. 11. The plan for a school for allied health professionals was approved in 1973 by the board of trustees of the College [...]

Founding Dean Martin Passes Away2019-10-03T13:27:57-04:00