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Fischler School Seeks Third-Party Comment for National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education; Deadline is July 22

NSU’s Abraham S. Fischler School of Education is seeking feedback and third-party comments on matters related to the school’s quality of professional education programs offered, as part of an upcoming accreditation visit by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Correspondence must be received by NCATE no later…


Fischler School Offers Study Abroad Program in Sweden

Join NSU for its eighth annual study abroad in Sweden course offered through its Interdisciplinary Arts Master’s Program offered at the Fischler School of Education and Human Services. Work side-by-side with European-trained artists and arts teachers to create an interdisciplinary arts production during this two-week summer course: International Arts &…


NSU and Immunotec Start Clinical Trial in Autism

NSU and the dietary supplement company Immunotec announced that they will conduct a new research study to determine the effects of a supplement to improve behaviors in children with autism spectrum disorder.


Deadline to Apply for NSU Grants, Mar. 18

Those wishing to apply for the Chancellor’s Faculty Research and Development Grant (CFRDG) grant and the Quality of Life (QOL) Awards must submit their applications by 5 p.m. on Friday, Mar. 18. Those applying for the CFRDG grant must submit a hard copy of their application to NSU’s Office of…


Science-Based Medicine Conference to be Held at HPD, Feb. 19 & 20

The Robert Fishman Institute for Training & Research will be hosting a conference on science-based medicine at NSU’s Health Professions Division on Feb. 19 and 20. Called “Think Outside The Box, The Next Generation Continues… 2001”, the conference is about research, innovations, applications, and implementations. The conference will allow participants…


Quality of Life Council Announces New Funding Category for 2011 Grant Competition

The Quality of Life Council is pleased to announce a new funding category to be added to the 2011 grant competition. The category of “Sustainability” will be added for community-based research projects which focus on environmental conservation and sustainable solutions to community and global challenges. Research in the area of…


HPERS Conference begins Jan. 15

Nova Southeastern University’s Institute for Educational Research in the Health Professions is pleased to announce the fourth meeting of its biannual research conference, the Health Professions Educational Research Symposium (HPERS) on Saturday, Jan. 15. This year’s theme is recognizing, teaching, and modeling professionalism. The conference includes a variety of engaging learning…


NSU-COM Programs Work toward Better Care of Homeless

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine recently received a $1.6 million federal grant to develop an academic program for medical students to provide better care for the homeless by understanding their needs. The five-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will allow NSU-COM, to build a curriculum…


NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies to Offer Psy.D. in School Psychology

Faculty members at the Center for Psychological Studies are proud to announce the launch of a doctoral program in school psychology (Psy.D.), beginning in the fall of 2011. The program is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in psychology or a specialist degree in school psychology. Those who hold…


The Qualitative Report 2nd Annual Conference, Jan. 7-8

The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the TQR 2nd Annual Conference, which will be held Jan. 7 – 8, 2011 on the main campus of NSU. This annual conference is affiliated with The Qualitative Report, an online journal…


Learn About Supersymmetry in the Next Mathematics Colloquium Series, Nov. 17

As part of the Mathematics Colloquium Series, Diego Castano, Ph.D., associate professor in the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, will present “A Very Brief Introduction to Supersymmetry” on Nov. 17, from 12 – 1 p.m., in the Mailman-Hollywood Building, room 311. Modern physics seeks to identify the universe’s full…


SHSS Launches New Program: M.S. in National Security Affairs

National security affairs is one of the fastest growing professions with positions open in the public and private sectors, as well as the federal, state, and local governments. Understanding the growing demand for this important profession, the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences will now offer a new 33-credit M.S….


New Cardiovascular Sonography Program offered at Tampa SEC

NSU’s College of Allied Health and Nursing is pleased to announce the approval of the master’s and bachelor’s of health science degree with a concentration in cardiovascular sonography at the Tampa Student Educational Center (SEC). This program, one of only a few in the country, is designed to train sonographers in…


College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives Continuing Medical Education Gold Seal of Approval

NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine (NSU-COM) was awarded full reaccreditation for the next three years from the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as a Category 1 sponsor of continuing medical education (CME) credits. After surveying the college’s CME programs, the independent accrediting agency granted NSU-COM a perfect score of 100 points….


New Musical Theatre Major Premieres Fall 2011

Beginning fall 2011, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will offer a B.A. in Musical Theatre degree program. With the addition of this new major, NSU becomes the first university in Broward County to offer the degree. Housed within the college’s Division of Performing and Visual Arts, this degree…


SHSS Launches New Program: M.S. in National Security Affairs

The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) has announced a new master’s degree program: a Master of Science in National Security Affairs (NSA). The new 33-credit M.S. in the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies (DMS) is designed to provide students with research, theoretical, and applied skills in the emerging…


Associate Dean of Research Accepts Dual Teaching Roles

NSU College of Dental Medicine (CDM) is pleased to announce that Ana Karina Mascarenhas, DrPH, MPH, has been appointed as a professor at NSU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Master of Public Health Program.  In addition to her current role as CDM’s Associate Dean for Research, she will provide lectures, individual…


Celebrating American Pharmacists Month with 2010 Career Expo

NSU’s College of Pharmacy is celebrating American Pharmacists Month with a Career Expo Oct. 11-15. For more information, visit https://cfsecure.nova.edu/pharmacy/careerExpo/index.cfm. Pharm Expo Week


NSU’s College of Pharmacy shares History during American Pharmacist Month

History of American Pharmacist Month American Pharmacist Month (APhM) is celebrated in October. This month-long observance recognizes the significant contributions to health care and the commitment to patient care by pharmacists in ALL practice settings from around the country.  American Pharmacists Month Objectives are to: recognize the vital contributions made…


Celebrate American Pharmacist Month with NSU’s College of Pharmacy

  The History of American Pharmacist Month In the last quarter century, pharmacy has expanded its role within the health care delivery system from a profession focusing on preparation and dispensing of medications to patients to one in which pharmacists provide a range of patient-oriented services to maximize the medicine’s effectiveness….


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