Name change! The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is changing its name to the College of Health. You’ll likely see both names for the next few months. We’re also reorganizing. Here's what you need to know to navigate this process.
Health Heroes stand out among their fellow students and alumni. They are doing incredible and impactful work in our community, exemplifying our vision to bring health and well-being within reach for all. Get to know all of the Dean's Health Heroes.
Kinesiology grad, Nicole Grady '23, pursues nursing to positively impact her community.
Nicole is a first-generation student who graduated with a degree in kinesiology and a minor in biology and chemistry. Currently a nursing assistant, she says her family's support was her driving force in pursuing higher education.
Environmental and Occupational Health Associate Professor Jay Kim has been selected as a Research Advancement Academy (RAA) fellow for 2023-24. The RAA is a professional development program for faculty from across OSU to develop research leadership skills. Congratulations, Jay!
Christine Pollard, a professor of kinesiology and the founding director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Oregon State University–Cascades, has been named senior associate dean.
Assistant Professor Marit Bovbjerg authored an openly licensed textbook, Foundations of Epidemiology (2020). It has been viewed more than 50,000 times and downloaded 2,856 times in the past year alone. Oregon State Ecampus recently highlighted this effort for making education more affordable. Thank you, Marit!
Students get the background to pursue a variety of medical careers, from medicine to occupational therapy.
College researchers brought in $24 million in research funding in FY ’23, and all students are encouraged to engage in research activities.
On campus or online, our nearly 2,400 students come from across the nation and around the globe. More than 32% identify as a minority.
There are a number of ways to make a difference and support our work, from changing a student’s life through a scholarship or giving to specialized funds that support IMPACT, the Dean’s Fund for Excellence and more.