July 2019

Service learning


Transforming Lives Through Community Service At Rutgers SHP, our students are treating underserved patients in areas where health care is unaffordable or inaccessible. Locally or across the globe, they’re making a difference working with vulnerable populations.  In Newark, where 30 percent of residents live below poverty levels, physical therapy students run a [...]

Service learning2019-08-05T09:00:40-04:00

May 2019

Convocation keynote speaker 2019


Be Caring, Compassionate, Competent and Courageous - Convocation Keynote Speaker Dr. Denise V. Rodgers   Text of RBHS Vice Chancellor Dr. Denise V. Rodgers' 2019 Convocation keynote speech: Good Afternoon. What a pleasure and privilege it is to have been asked to be the convocation speaker for the Rutgers School of Health [...]

Convocation keynote speaker 20192019-05-30T13:23:45-04:00

2019 Award Winners


Meet Our 2019 Award Winners We are proud to announce our Awards of  Excellence winners for 2019.  Samantha Herrick, Ph.D., CRC, NCC, ACS Students in Dr. Herrick’s graduate-level rehabilitation counseling course learn what limited mobility feels like through a wheelchair scavenger hunt, where they navigate ramps, elevators, and restrooms. While other colleges use the disability awareness exercise, the [...]

2019 Award Winners2019-05-09T12:02:04-04:00

EOF Students Recognized


Top EOF Students Honored  Students in the Educational Opportunity Fund program were recognized for their achievements during the Annual EOF Award Celebration held on April 18. Awards went to the following students: Academic Excellence Award Presented to students who have achieved the highest Cumulative GPA in their respective program. Cynthia Orozco [...]

EOF Students Recognized2019-05-08T09:11:16-04:00

ASCLS Seminar and Conference


Alumni, Faculty and Students Recognized at ASCLS-NJ Conference  Rutgers School of Health Professions faculty, alumni, and students received numerous awards and honors at the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science-New Jersey Chapter - Spring Seminar and Expo on April 11. Among those honored were Ruth Perez, faculty member in the Medical Laboratory [...]

ASCLS Seminar and Conference2019-05-06T08:54:13-04:00

Combat Veteran Anthony Juliano Recognized


Graduate and Combat Veteran Honored Anthony Juliano, one of the first graduates of our Peer Support Certificate program and now a peer support specialist working with veterans, was presented with the Distinguished Student Veteran Award by the Rutgers Office of Veteran and Military Programs and Services. A peer support specialist at the [...]

Combat Veteran Anthony Juliano Recognized2019-05-06T08:49:14-04:00