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The College of Health and Human Sciences (HHS) is highly regarded for its clear potential to improve human health and well-being at every stage of the lifespan.

HHS Meeting the Challenge

HHS is Meeting the Challenge

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Thinking Beyond the Pandemic

Not just a reflex: Swallowing is complicated, but this researcher is making it easier

The first priority at the start of a pandemic is protecting public health, so it only makes sense that much of the initial COVID-19 research — and the funding behind it — focused on answering these questions: How is the virus contracted and spread? What are the most effective treatments? How quickly can a vaccine be developed?

The ramifications of a pandemic, however, extend far beyond the immediate physiological effects. And that’s where a group of College of Health and Human Sciences researchers are concentrating their efforts, thanks to a new Rapid Response Grant program established during the early days of COVID-19. Read more...

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Life 360 Magazine

Look at us from another angle! HHS takes a comprehensive approach to addressing human health and well-being at every stage of the lifespan. Explore our magazine and see how we’re looking at things differently, fostering new collaborations and educating tomorrow’s health professionals, educators, researchers and business leaders.

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