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    Peer Educator Program Seeks to Address Interpersonal Violence at UVM and Beyond

    The PIVOT (Preventing Interpersonal Violence via Outreach and Training) program will prepare students to serve as leaders dedicated to reducing gender-based and sexual violence on campus. Full story >>

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    Exercise Science Program Earns National Accreditation

    The Exercise Science program is newly accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the Committee on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES). Full story >>

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    Beyond Birds and Bees

    Professor Laura Lewis's new study, funded by a two-year $429,000 NIH grant, aims to empower autistic young adults to express themselves authentically in fulfilling relationships. Full story >>

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    UVM Named Exercise is Medicine Campus

    The University of Vermont is one of only 149 universities and colleges worldwide recognized for its efforts to create a culture of wellness on campus. Full story >>

  • Students present their posters at the 2023 Zeigler Research Forum

    Highlighting public health 

    The 2023 Zeigler Research Forum featured student poster presentations, talks by College faculty, and a keynote by Ichiro Kawachi, MB.Ch.B., Ph.D., of the Harvard School of Public Health. Read more >>

  • UVM Receives $5.75M to build occupational therapy labs

    A grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration supports Vermont's first OT degree. Read more >>

UVMIn the College of Nursing & Health Sciences, we’re called to a higher standard of care. We believe that the best health care professionals will not only have deep experience in their fields of study, but also broad exposure across disciplines. At UVM, you’ll have access to top scholars and courses in these fields, and you’ll live and study alongside friends with diverse passions and majors whose ideas and interests will expand your world. With this deep and broad education, you’ll launch prepared not only to land a great job, but with the ability to see the world through multiple lenses, an essential 21st-century life skill.

Discover. Teach. Heal.

Our students learn to reach across divides for the benefit of patients, to become leaders among the next generation of culturally competent health professionals. CNHS offers undergraduate, graduate and certificate education in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Exercise Science, Integrative Health, Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Radiation Sciences, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Activity and Wellness, Physical Therapy, and Public Health.

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