School of Health Sciences

Undergraduate Programs

MAJORS

PRE-PROFESSIONAL MAJOR *

GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS

* Pre-professional majors and pathways require a licensure to practice in the professional field that is not acquired during or at the end of a BW education. Often students in these programs must continue with post-graduate or apprenticeship work to qualify for the professional licensure.

LEADERSHIP

Colleen F. Visconti
Dean, School of Health Sciences
Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
(440) 826-5909, cviscont@bw.edu

Swagata Banik
Chair, Public Health and Prevention Science Department
Ph.D., Shivaji University, India
(440) 826-2442, sbanik@bw.edu

Betty NapoleonPh.D., RN, CCM
Chair, Department of Nursing
(440) 826-8083,  bnapoleo@bw.edu

Christie A. Needham
Chair, Communication Sciences and Disorders Department
M.A., The University of Akron
(440) 826-2070, cneedham@bw.edu

Jared Pennington, Ph.D., PA-C
Chair, Physician Assistant Program
Ph.D., Kent State University
(440) 826-6947, jpenning@bw.edu

Joseph Yavornitzky
Program Director, Primary Healthcare Advancement Program
D.D.S., Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine
(440) 826-3539, jyavorni@bw.edu