Welcome to the School of Health Sciences!
Our mission is to facilitate a positive learning environment using evidence-based research and the application of knowledge to educate future professionals by promoting overall health and well-being. The office of the School of Health Sciences is housed in Nixson Hall, supporting our diverse undergraduate and graduate programs.
Health Sciences Faculty & Student Highlights
EHHS Professor Laurie Wagner Named Most Valuable Professor
Health Sciences professor Laurie Wagner named Most Valuable Professor.
Bruna Mussoi and Angela Ridgel Nominated as Featured Researchers
Congratulations to Bruna Mussoi, Ph.D. (pictured left), and Angela Ridgel, Ph.D., for being nominated as the fall 2023 Featured Researchers from the School of Health Sciences.
EHHS Doctoral Student Joins Kent State's Board of Directors
EHHS is proud to announce that Health Sciences student Lara Boman, currently pursuing her doctorate in exercise physiology, was appointed to a two-year term as a Graduate Student Trustee of the Kent State University Board of Trustees.
Neurodiversity Research Initiative Begins New Lecture Series
Lawrence Fung, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Stanford University, spoke at Kent State University on Friday, April 21, for the inaugural Neurodiversity Research Initiative Invited Lectureship, sponsored by the new Neurodiversity Research Initiative.