School of Health Sciences

Established in April 2011, Elon's School of Health Sciences serves graduate students in the doctor of physical therapy (DPT) program and the physician assistant (PA) studies master's program, which enrolled its first class in January 2013. The School of Health Sciences is housed in the Gerald L. Francis Center on Haggard Avenue, which features classrooms, simulation/exam rooms and observation rooms, and a variety of clinical laboratories.

The School of Health Sciences is the university's sixth major academic unit, joining Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business; the School of Communications; the School of Education and Elon University School of Law.

Health Sciences News

Elon Physician Assistant Studies program well-represented at American Academy of Physician Assistants Conference
<p>Elon University had a strong presence at the conference, held May 19-23 in New Orleans, with 11 physician assistant students from the classes of 2019 and 2020 attending&nbsp;and four faculty members presenting.</p>
Workshop helps prepare students for careers in medicine
<p>The collaboration between the Student Professional Development Center, the School of Health Sciences and the Health Professions Advising Committee offered students the chance to participate in a key aspect of applying to schools in health professions.&nbsp;</p>
Elon to host annual Wellness Fair on May 1
<p>Mark your calendars for the upcoming Elon Wellness Fair on&nbsp;May 1&nbsp;from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Koury Athletic Center.</p>
Anatomical Gift Program to participate in Women&#39;s Symposium
<p>Elon University&#39;s Anatomical Gift Program will host an information table at Alamance Chamber&#39;s 3rd Annual Women&#39;s Symposium</p>
Trustees approve faculty promotions and tenure
<span>Elon University trustees&nbsp;met on Feb. 23 and granted tenure and approved promotions for several faculty members.</span> <p>&nbsp;</p>
FOX8 profiles Elon Anatomical Gift Program
<p>The High Point, N.C. FOX affiliate produced an extended segment on the program, launched in 2017, for its Buckley Report.</p>