New Research Analyzes Height, Weight, Income and More In Regards to Sex and Dating How does your BMI, how tall you are, and your job, influence your attractiveness?

September 29, 2015 by | Research

The idiom “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” has been used by everyone from Shakespeare to Benjamin Franklin, but what happens if you survey thousands of ‘beholders’ to try and get down to the bottom of what specifically beauty really means? That’s exactly what Crean College of Health and Behavioral Science’s David Frederick,

Athletic Training Student shares “Stretching Tips” for Hip-Hop Dancers Traditionally, dancers often stretch before classes and performances, but is what has been done in the past the best way to continue?

July 13, 2016 by | Students

Aaron Ngor, a senior Athletic Training student enrolled in Chapman’s Undergraduate Athletic Training Program, shared his sports medicine knowledge about the importance of proper stretching technique for performance. The hip-hop centered online organization “That Steezy” has become a trending website catered towards the dance community. The website allows dancers to have access to informative articles, online class

Seniors Receive Distinguished Awards In Research Baylor Hogan, Shantaé Thornton, and Brady Slater receive notable research awards

May 20, 2016 by | News

Congratulations to the following students who were presented with prestigious research awards:   Baylor Hogan, Kinesiology ‘16 First place in the Kevin and Tam Ross Leatherby Libraries Undergraduate Research Competition Baylor’s research focused on the effectiveness of yoga on adults who have suffered from stroke. This is the first year a Crean student has been

1st Annual Health Science Research Day Held at the Rinker Campus

April 13, 2016 by | News

The Rinker Health Science Campus held its first annual Health Science Research Day on April 7, bringing together graduate student and alumni research from inter-professional programs. Presented research from Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences programs included Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) and Physical Therapy (DPT), along with the School of Pharmacy. Graduate students and

Physical Therapy Team Wins 2016 California PT Student Bowl

April 11, 2016 by | News

On April 9, six Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students participated in and won the Student Bowl at the California Student Conclave in San Diego. This was the 4th annual Student Conclave, held by the California Physical Therapy Association. The Student Bowl is a quiz competition consisting of multiple-choice and short answer questions pertaining to

Senior Psychology Student Sohini Mukherjee Discusses Presenting At The American Psychosomatic Society Held every year in March, the APS's Annual Meeting is an extremely prestigious honor.

March 23, 2016 by | Research

Sohini Mukherjee is graduating in May with a double major in English and psychology, and has been studying diarrheal diseases in India since she was a sophomore at Chapman University. Less than two years after traveling to Denver, Colo., to present a research project titled Study of Socioeconomic, Sanitation and Hygiene Factors as Determinants of

FRIENDS Who Stutter, Annual Conference Chapman to host Saturday, March 19

February 17, 2016 by | Events

Chapman University and Crean College will host its annual FRIENDS Who Stutter one-day conference on Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 9:30am-4:30pm on campus in Orange, California. This is a family-oriented, one-day conference designed around individual workshops for children, teens, and adults who stutter. Parents and speech-language pathologists are encouraged to attend. Second-year Communication Sciences and

Special Olympics Fall Games DPT Students Continue the Tradition of Volunteering

November 20, 2015 by | News

On November 14, nearly 30 Doctor of Physical Therapy students from Chapman University and Crean College of Health & Behavioral Sciences gave their time to volunteer with the FUNfitness program at the Special Olympics Southern California 2015 Fall Games. Several second and third year students returned as volunteers and helped to guide the newer students

From Minnesota to Brazil: Dr. Marcia Abbott’s Conference Adventures Dr. Abbott's research in metabolism has led to presentations in São Paulo and conferences in Rochester.

November 19, 2015 by | Publications

There aren’t many similarities between São Paulo, Brazil and Rochester, Minnesota. A quick Google search will reveal they both have McDonalds, both have Starbucks, and neither of them are the capital of their respective countries, but beyond that there’s not much to work with. But for Marcia Abbott, PhD, an Assistant Professor in Crean College of

Communication Therapy Lessons for Stuttering CSD Visits Annual Fluency Conference

November 11, 2015 by | News

As guests arrived at Cal State Fullerton’s 17th Annual Fluency two-day conference, they were greeted by Educational Outreach Director and Chair of the Cal State Fullerton’s Center for Children Who Stutter Gary Montooth, MA, CCC-SLP and Conference Chairperson. Faculty members and graduate students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) program at Chapman University’s Crean

You Are Invited – DPT Information Session

October 6, 2015 by | Events

Earn your Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree at Chapman University. Attend our upcoming information session! Saturday October 24, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. – Noon Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus 9401 Jeronimo Road Irvine, CA 92618 RSVP to cudptadmissions@chapman.edu Event Link Chapman’s DPT program is the oldest accredited physical therapy program in the country. Our practice-oriented, hands-on