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Dean’s Message

Welcome to the College of Health Sciences at Texas Woman’s University.  The College includes the Departments of Communication Sciences & Disorders, Dental Hygiene, Health Care Administration, Health Studies, Kinesiology, Nutrition & Food Sciences and the Schools of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy.  The mission of the College is to develop leaders in the Health Science profession through exemplary academic programs, research and service.  Texas Woman’s University has a long history of preparing responsible health professionals to meet the needs of an ever changing health care environment.  Students are prepared for this challenge through outstanding trans-disciplinary, professional training programs that model and foster life-long learning, critical thinking, leadership and the acceptance of social and ethical responsibility.

I am very proud of the outstanding faculty in the College of Health Sciences.  Our faculty’s accomplishments include numerous teaching, research and service awards at the regional, national and international levels. Collaborations among faculty, students and community professionals promote teaching, service and scholarly opportunities.

If you have the desire to prepare for an exciting health science profession, please contact a representative of your academic program of choice.  Contact information is available on the individual program websites.  Best wishes and thanks for your visit.

Jimmy H. Ishee, Dean
TWU Denton HDB 202

page updated 4/15/2014 8:32 PM

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