ISU News: College of Health Professions
2019 ISU Health Fair features Idaho’s “Cowboy Ninja” Lance Pekus, live presentations, food demonstrations, booths and more
Annual Health Fair to be held March 7 – 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom
By Lee Ann Hancock, Director of Marketing, KDHS | February 11, 2019
Free flu shots and basic physical exams offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Feb. 14
MERIDIAN – Free flu shots while supplies last, basic physical and dental exams, and onsite testing for blood sugar levels and cholesterol are included in free services offered at a free community health screening Thursday, Feb. 14, 4-7 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 607 N. 13th St., in Boise.
February 5, 2019
Idaho State University-Meridian to offer discounted blood screening services Feb. 7
MERIDIAN – The Idaho State University Bengal Lab will offer blood-draw services from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Feb.7 on the first floor of the Sam and Aline Skaggs Health Science Center at ISU-Meridian, 1311 E. Central Drive.
January 30, 2019
Snake River High School and Idaho State University to host fourth annual community health fair in Blackfoot Jan. 24
BLACKFOOT – The Snake River High School and Idaho State University fourth annual community health fair is Thursday, Jan. 24, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Snake River High School and it is free.
January 17, 2019
Idaho State University College of Pharmacy faculty contributes to development of new interprofessional assessment tool to be used nationwide
POCATELLO – Faculty and leadership at Idaho State University’s College of Pharmacy have made significant contributions to the creation of a new assessment tool that will help health care professionals and educators nationwide study the effectiveness of their interprofessional education and training approach.
By Lee Ann Hancock, Director KDHS Marketing | January 4, 2019
Idaho State University Psychology Internship Program leads formation of a new professional consortium
ISU’s program pursuing accreditation by the American Psychological Association
December 21, 2018
New director of development named for Idaho State University’s Kasiska Division of Health Sciences
POCATELLO - Ryan Gerulf has joined the Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences (KDHS) as director of development.
December 11, 2018
Rick Tivis and Barbara Gordon Published in Journal
Rick Tivis, assistant director, Idaho Center for Health Research and Barbara Gordon, director of dietetic programs, in collaboration with St. Luke’s Cystic Fibrosis Clinic and Boise State, published an “Evaluation of Food Insecurity in Adults and Children with Cystic Fibrosis: Community Case Study” in the journal Frontiers in Public Health
December 10, 2018
Kris Hilvers Presents at Conference
Kris Hilvers, MS, RDN, LD, CNSC, Clinical Assistant Professor in Dietetics, presented "Let’s Get Physical: Nutrition Focused Physical Exam – the Foundation for Pressure Injury Risk Assessment" at the Idaho Pressure Ulcer Prevention Coalition held in Boise.
December 10, 2018
ISU Department of Community and Public Health students partner with ISU Bengal Pharmacy for prescription drug take-back event on Dec. 5
POCATELLO – To help combat the growing prescription drug abuse problem in our community, Idaho State University Department of Community and Public Health students are hosting a Prescription Drug Take Back Event on Wednesday, Dec. 5.
November 30, 2018