February 2019

Meet 2019 Student Ambassadors


Meet Our 2019 Student Ambassadors You might encounter them in the admissions office, speak with them on the phone or see them at recruitment activities and school events. Introducing our student ambassadors for Spring 2019: A senior earning her B.S. in Clinical Lab Science, Jasmin enjoys talking to and meeting other [...]

Meet 2019 Student Ambassadors2019-02-21T10:52:22+00:00

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic


DPT Students Volunteer in Dominican Republic Four students in the Rutgers School of Health Professions physical therapy program spent winter break splitting their time between helping patients in a small Dominican Republic village manage their pain, and doing construction on a sustainable, hurricane-resilient home. The service trip, which brought together students from [...]

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic2019-02-20T10:09:06+00:00

January 2019

Call for Nominations


Call for Nominations Nominations for the 2018-19 SHP Awards of Excellence are now being accepted.  The awards recognize students, faculty, volunteers, and alumni for outstanding accomplishments in their field, or service to the school and larger community. New this year: online submissions process. [...]

Call for Nominations2019-01-18T16:44:28+00:00

Rutgers Student Gives Father Gift of Life


Rutgers Student Gives Father Gift of Life Laura Allen always knew her father had only one kidney, a condition present from birth. As a child, she promised he could have one of hers, if he ever needed it. “I said it as kind of a joke,” Laura said. A few months ago, [...]

Rutgers Student Gives Father Gift of Life2019-01-02T14:41:02+00:00

December 2018

Psych Rehab Student Wins Counseling Award


Student Wins Counseling Award Nada Samo, a student in our M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling program, was the recipient of the Nancy Jaeger Award for Excellence in Counseling. The award was given to Samo by Ramapo College. Samo, a school counselor at Al-Ghazaly Jr./Sr. High School, a private school in Wayne, New Jersey, [...]

Psych Rehab Student Wins Counseling Award2018-12-12T10:18:34+00:00

Rutgers SHP Researcher Awarded $400,000 NIH Grant


Rutgers SHP Researcher Awarded $400,000 NIH Grant  DPT faculty member Jean-Francois Daneault, Ph.D., has just received a $400,000 research grant from the National Institutes of Health to use wearable and mobile data to diagnose and monitor movement disorders. With the aging population, more people are living with movement disorders but there is a [...]

Rutgers SHP Researcher Awarded $400,000 NIH Grant2018-12-04T14:55:31+00:00