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Health Sciences

From the Chair

"As the sole non-clinical department in the College of Health Professions, the Department of Health Sciences prepares students for the growing fields of Public Health, Gerontology, Health Administration, Human Performance, Fitness Management and Health Informatics.  I invite you to explore what some 500 undergraduate and graduate students already know - that the Health Sciences faculty and staff can take a student's passion and transform it into a career through high-quality educational and practical experiences."
- Dr. Robert LeFavi, Interim Department Head


Read More Voices of Hope: Armstrong leads autism community support, outreach

(September 1, 2015) Lakesha Lewis, a behavior therapist and Master of Public Health candidate at Armstrong, has been making waves within coastal Georgia’s autism support network since moving to Savannah from Los Angeles five years ago.

Read More Nandi Marshall Appointed to American Public Health Association Science

(June 20, 2015) — Dr. Nandi A. Marshall, assistant professor of health sciences at Armstrong State University, has been appointed to the American Public Health Association (APHA) Science Board.

Bruce Barragan Hired as Executive-in-Residence

(September 18, 2014) — Armstrong State University recently hired healthcare industry veteran Bruce Barragan, LFACHE, as Executive-­in-­Residence for the university’s Masters of Health Services Administration Program.

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