Educating for life.
The College of Health Sciences prepares well-educated and highly qualified professionals, conducts innovative research, and promotes community engagement to improve people's health - physically, emotionally and socially.
Through 11 disciplines, with more being developed, the College of Health Sciences positions Appalachian as the premier university for outstanding academic preparation of health and human services professionals in Western North Carolina and beyond.
Recent update to Communication Disorders Clinic means improved care for patients and communityBOONE- A technology upgrade to the Charles E. and Geneva S. Scott Scottish Rite Communications Disorders Clinic will allow it to provide faster and more comprehensive services to the community, said...
Reducing the growth rate of costs and developing regional care networks are key to improving health care, says Community Care of North Carolina presidentBOONE- National health care reform in the United States is a widely discussed current topic, but Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) president and chief executive officer Dr. Allen Dobson says...
Nursing professor to publish second book on regional history of nursingAssociate Professor in the Department of Nursing Phoebe Ann Pollitt will have her second book on the history of nursing in North Carolina and the Appalachian region published this fall by McFarland...
Nutrition instructor receives Excellence in Practice awardAdjunct Instructor in the Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management Paul Moore was awarded the 2015 Excellence in Practice Award from the Weight Management Dietetic Practice Group (DPG)....
College joins alliance to increase minorities entering the health professions in North CarolinaFormer secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Louis W. Sullivan, recently met with 20 colleges, organizations and health agencies at Winston-Salem State University (WSSU)...
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Departments and Programs
- Social Work
- Communications Sciences and Disorders
- Nutrition and Health Care Management
- Health and Exercise Science
- Recreation Management and Physical Education
- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Institute for Health and Human Services
- Human Performance Lab- North Carolina Research Campus
D. D. Dougherty Hall
ASU Box 32170
Boone, NC 28608
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Director of Student Services