Conducting leading research in health sciences is a priority. Our faculty members are active in several on-going research projects. Our students also have a number of research opportunities. Here is a sample of topics in which our departments are engaging:

  • Addiction Studies: Advocating for the Addiction Profession
  • Dental Hygiene: School-based Oral Health Prevention and Oral Health for the Elderly
  • Health Sciences Major: Programmatic Assessment
  • Medical Laboratory Science: Transfusion Medicine-Interdisciplinary Education
  • Nursing: Interprofessional Education-Simulation
  • Occupational Therapy: Occupation, Life Meaning, Health, and Well-being
  • Physical Therapy: Special Populations
  • Physician Assistant Studies: Noncognitive Variables in Physician Assistant Education
  • Public Health: Rural Health
  • Social Work: American Indian Health