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Health Sciences

Department Chair: Raziye Gul Tiryaki-Sonmez (Gillet Hall, Room 336)

Department Faculty: Professors: Marilyn Aguirre-Molina, Luisa N. Borrell, Craig Demmer, Robin Kunstler; Associate Professors: Andrea Boyar, Cynthia K. Hosay, Glen Johnson, Barbara Menéndez, Chol-young Roh; Assistant Professors: Orazio Caroleo, Danna Ethan, Mary Huynh, Andrew Maroko, Lalitha Samuel, Emma K. Tsui; Lecturer: Lisa Vernale-Fusco

The Department of Health Sciences offers students the opportunity to study health education, nutrition, recreation, and health services administration; to learn to provide technical assistance in the analysis of health problems, policy formation, and management; and to acquire professional skill in the delivery of services in health, nutrition, and health services administration. The Department offers six programs of study: (1) Dietetics, Foods, and Nutrition, B.S.; (2) Exercise Science, B.S.; (3) Health Education and Promotion, B.S.; (4) Health Services Administration, B.S.; (5) Recreation Education, B.S., and (6) Therapeutic Recreation, B.S. Some of these programs offer optional specializations. The Department offers an interdisciplinary minor in developmental disabilities and participates in the interdisciplinary Women's Studies Program. (See the information on this program contained later in this Bulletin.)

Last modified: 7/30/2015