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March 22, 2017
Mercer University and Mercer Health Sciences Center are sponsors of the fourth annual Atlanta Science Festival, which culminates in the Exploration Expo, held March 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., in Centennial Olympic Park.
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March 16, 2017
Mercer University College of Health Professions Department of Clinical Medical Psychology had a large presence at the 63rd Annual Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) conference that occurred March 8-12, 2017 in Atlanta.
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February 21, 2017
Alyssa LaForme Fiss, PT, Ph.D., associate professor of physical therapy in Mercer University’s College of Health Professions – in collaboration with three research colleagues – co-authored a publication that received the 2016 Toby Long Award from the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, a section within the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
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February 10, 2017
Approximately 400 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students attended PT Day at the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.
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September 21, 2016
Emily Gilbert, PA-C graduated from the Mercer-Piedmont Heart Physician Assistant Residency in Advanced Cardiology in September.
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September 8, 2016
Mark “Tony” Stillman, Ph.D., associate professor of clinical medical psychology in Mercer University’s College of Health Professions, recently received the 2016 American Psychological Association (APA) Early Career Achievement Award.
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August 28, 2016
Residency programs include Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, Neurologic Physical Therapy in collaboration with the Shepherd Center, and Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy, and the fellowship program is in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy.
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August 19, 2016
Students from the Class of 2018 were honored at Mercer University College of Health Professions Master of Public Health Program’s Pinning Ceremony, August 19, 2016 in Day Hall Auditorium.
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August 19, 2016
Mercer University Department of Physical Therapy held their Doctor of Physical Therapy White Coat and Postprofessional Recognition Ceremony on August 19, 2016.
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June 27, 2016
The Mercer University Physician Assistant Program is pleased to announce the 2016 graduating class achieved a 100% first time test taker pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certification Examination (PANCE).
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June 13, 2016
The Mercer University Department of Physical Therapy competed in the 2015-2016 Pittsburg-Marquette Challenge, finishing in second place out of 150 participating physical therapy programs.
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January 5, 2016
Mercer University’s College of Health Professions on July 1 will expand to include the University’s Clinical Medical Psychology degree programs, which are currently housed in the School of Medicine.
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December 4, 2015
Dr. Lisa Murphey Lundquist, who as interim dean has led Mercer University's College of Health Professions since its founding, has been appointed dean, effective Jan. 1, Mercer Provost Dr. D. Scott Davis announced today.
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October 13, 2015
The Department of Physician Assistant Studies in Mercer University's College of Health Professions has been awarded a $1.1 million grant by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
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