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

Anatomical Gift Program to participate in Women'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>
New edition of Johansson and Chinworth textbook to be released on Feb. 7
<p>The second edition of &quot;Mobility in Context: Principles of Patient Care Skills,&quot;&nbsp;authored by Charity Johansson and Susan Chinworth and published by F. A. Davis Company, instructs students in patient mobility skills that are based on current clinical evidence and practiced within the context of patient-centered care.</p>
News &amp; Record article highlights anatomical gift program at Elon
<p>The Jan. 2 article provided an overview that the innovative program is having on the education of students in the School of Health Sciences.&nbsp;</p>
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant programs enroll Class of 2020
<p>Elon&rsquo;s School of Health Sciences welcomed two new classes of graduate students to the university community this week.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>