College of Health News

Leah Emery, a UAA dental assisting student. Read More

Training Alaska's Best: Dental Assisting Program Delivers

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Students and employers alike say UAA's dental assisting program is a key to great job placement rates--and excellent patient care.

Medical Laboratory Science students in classroom prior to remote learning. Read More

Medical Lab Science Program Gets Creative With Online Learning

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While the pandemic keeps most classes online, UAA's Medical Lab Science program finds new ways to help students learn and share their research.

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Dietetics and Nutrition Dishes Up Community Partnerships

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At UAA's Dietetics and Nutrition program, faculty and students are developing creative ways to advance their field and promote community well-being in Alaska.

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Ask a UAA Expert: Kyra McKay & Zach Harrison on Wellness

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Kyra McKay and Zach Harrison from the Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation discuss ways to enhance your overall wellness while staying at home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Alaska lawmakers learn about a subsistence superfood

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Dietetics & Nutrition Assistant Professor Melissa Chlupach discusses the importance of subsistence foods in Eldercare.