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

Six faculty members named Leadership Scholars
<p><span>Leadership scholars gather as a cohort for workshops and seminars designed to focus on issues related to leadership pedagogy.&nbsp;</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
PA preceptor featured on Fox 8
<p><p class="p1">Chelle Jeffery, a Greensboro-based physician assistant, discussed the benefits of a<span>dvanced practice providers,&nbsp;highly trained clinicians who work in all specialties of health care.&nbsp;</span></p> </p>
Fall 2016 flu vaccine clinics for students
<p>Find out about opportunities on campus for student flu vaccines.</p>
PA student receives&nbsp;National Health Service Corps scholarship
<p>Congratulations to Class of 2018 PA Student Steven (Kyle) Fleener who has been notified that he was selected for a highly competitive National Health Service Corps scholarship.</p>
Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Elon reaccredited, commended
<p>The affirmation from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education comes with a &quot;clean report&quot; and a commendation for the program&#39;s self-study report.&nbsp;</p>
Elon&rsquo;s Physician Assistant Studies program reaches new accreditation achievement
<p>The master&rsquo;s program in Elon&rsquo;s School of Health Sciences has successfully completed a rigorous review process by ARC-PA, the accrediting agency for PA programs.</p>