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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.

Read More Two New Nursing Programs Launched

(Dec. 20, 2014) — In response to a growing demand for nursing professionals, the College of Health Professions at Armstrong State University—the number one producer of undergraduate health professionals in the University System of Georgia since 2007—has launched two new nursing programs that will help remedy the projected shortage of nurses statewide.

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