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Department of Physical Therapy Hosts Virtual “Osteoarthritis Boot Camp” A new no-cost community service program

March 18, 2021 by | News

In collaboration with Dr. Jacklyn Brechter, the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program hosted a virtual 5-day exercise, wellness, and educational program for those in the community who suffer from chronic pain from knee and/or hip osteoarthritis (OA) called Osteoarthritis Boot Camp. Dr. Brechter was initially inspired by the sheer number of individuals with OA

Crean College Introduces New Master of Public Health Bridge Program with Concordia U Perks for Chapman students include tuition discount, early-start, and online learning

March 11, 2021 by | News

Approximately one year after introducing a very successful M.H.A. Master of Healthcare Administration bridge program, Crean College is pleased to announce a second articulation agreement with Concordia University in Irvine. The new offering is an M.P.H. Master of Public Health with an emphasis in Community Health Education. Both agreements carry the same perks for Chapman

Crean College to Host Two Online Events for Parent Spring Summit 2021

February 4, 2021 by | News

Crean College of Health & Behavioral Sciences (CHBS) will be hosting two online events during Parent Spring Summit 2021. The events are tailored specifically to parents of undergraduates majoring in Psychology, Health Sciences, and Applied Human Physiology. Crean College Career Advising Feb 25- 1:30 p.m. –  2:00 p.m. Presented by Heidi Swanson, CHBS Career Advisor

Remembering Professor Emeritus and LGBTQ+ Studies Pioneer, Ronald Scott By Dr. Carolyn Brodbeck, Associate Professor of Psychology and Marriage & Family Thereapy

January 28, 2021 by | News

It is with deep regret that we inform the campus community that Professor Emeritus of Psychology, Ron Scott, Ph.D., passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021. Dr. Scott served the Chapman community for 30 years (1981-2011) as a beloved full-time core psychology faculty member and clinical supervisor. Ron was born and raised in Indiana obtaining

Chapman’s PA Studies Program Earns “Accreditation-Continued” for 10 Years The 10 year period is the most a program can be awarded

November 5, 2020 by | News

Chapman’s Crean College of Health & Behavioral Sciences is thrilled to announce that it’s MMS Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program has been granted “Accreditation-Continued” status by The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA). In an email to the CHBS community, Dean Hill stated the following: “This status has been six

A Message From Dean Hill Our World and Our Heartache

June 5, 2020 by | News

On Tuesday, the School of Pharmacy and Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences sent the message below to our faculty, staff, and students.  In addition, in a recent email to a concerned student, I highlighted Crean College’s long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion and then committed to renewing our efforts to address systemic racism

Simon Scholar PA Scholarship Program is Now Accepting Applications Submission Deadline is September 15, 2020

May 14, 2020 by | News

We are excited to announce that we are currently accepting applications for the new Simon Scholar Physician Assistant Program at Chapman University. Qualified individuals who wish to earn their Masters in Medical Science degree (MMS) at the Chapman University Physician Assistant program are invited to apply. This scholarship opportunity supports first-generation college students who have

Professor Burney to be Featured on Ask the Experts: COVID-19 Research Town Hall Tune-in Tuesday April 7, 2020 at 2:00 PM

April 2, 2020 by | News

Clinical faculty members and alumni from Chapman’s graduate Physician Assistant Studies program (PA Studies) have been providing frontline COVID-19 medical care at hospitals and clinics throughout Orange County for several weeks.  Images of them wearing full personal protective equipment (PPE) have been widely circulated on social media but many students and members of the Chapman

Rinker Health Sciences Campus Raises over $6000 for Cerebral Palsy Research Story by PT Grad Student, Michelle Nguyen '21

March 12, 2020 by | News

  In the fall trimester, the Rinker campus joined the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Foundation (CPARF) in their STEPtember wellness and fundraising challenge. Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common childhood-onset physical disability in the world, yet it is one of the most underfunded. CPARF aims to change this by raising funds to support life-changing

Crean College Appoints New Associate Dean of Simon Scholar, PA Studies Fund

January 23, 2020 by | News

In November of 2019, Chapman University announced that it was the recipient of a $9 Million gift from the Simon Foundation to provide scholarships for future students of the MMS Physician Assistant Studies program (PA Studies). Crean College is pleased to announce that Gerald Glavaz, DHSc, PA-C has been appointed Associate Dean of the Simon Scholar

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