Quick Links

Exemplary Teaching

Our students become health care leaders who will positively impact their future work settings.

Innovative Research

Our research generates new knowledge to inform practice and policy in allied health disciplines.

Patient-Centered Clinical Care

We advance clinical practice with a focus on patient outcomes and quality of life.

Divisions / Centers


Katarina Haley, PhD, CCC-SLP, and LIV Cards Featured in Aphasia Access Podcast

Aphasia Access recently featured Katarina Haley, PhD, CCC-SLP, in its podcast conversation series. The podcast featured Haley’s Life Interests and Values (LIV) Cards, which are an instrumental tool in working with people who have neurologic communication disorders. Aphasia Access focuses on bringing resources to those who have aphasia or other communication disorders.

Isaack Boru

The Daily Tar Heel Features Isaack Boru: Radiologic Technologist Honors Father’s Legacy Through Work and Scholarship Fund

The Daily Tar Heel, the student-run, award-winning newspaper at UNC-Chapel Hill, recently featured Isaack Boru, ’14, a clinical instructor for the Division of Radiologic Science. Boru also works as a radiology imaging supervisor in UNC Health Care’s Department of Radiology, specializing in MRI imaging.  

Janelle Bludorn, PA-C, presented at the 2018 FeminEM Idea Exchange.

FemInEM Features Janelle Bludorn, PA-C, at TED-Style Annual Conference

FemInEM , an organization that works to provide resources for women working in emergency medicine, recently featured Janelle Bludorn, PA-C, and clinical assistant professor in Physician Assistant Studies, at its annual TED-style annual conference, FemInEM Idea Exchange. More than 800 women attended Bludorn’s talk, titled “Trust me, I’m Not a Doctor,” which focused on how physician … Continued

Gretta Richter, a second-year student in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences.

Margaret ‘Gretta’ Richter Receives Summer 2019 Appointment at Boys Town National Research Hospital

Margaret ‘Gretta’ Richter, a second-year Doctor of Audiology student in the Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences, has received an appointment for T35 summer research training program at Boys Town National Research Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. Richter will work alongside Monita Chatterjee, PhD, on a research project in the hospital’s Auditory Prostheses and Perception Laboratory. … Continued

Featured Video

Division of Radiologic Science: Ryan Monago

Division of Radiologic Science student Ryan Monago speaks about his experiences as a student in the radiologic science program.

View Radiologic Science


A Message from the Chair

Stephen Hooper, PhD
Stephen Hooper, PhD

Welcome to the Department of Allied Health Sciences! The mission of the Department of Allied Health Sciences is to improve the quality and accessibility of health care for all people of North Carolina, and the world, through exemplary teaching, innovative research, and patient-centered clinical practice.

DAHS Associate Dean and Chair


Follow Us

on Twitter

on Facebook

Wow–five of the top 25 best jobs in America are in #alliedhealth! Proud to house physician assistant (#3), occupational…

Posted by UNC Allied Health Sciences on Friday, January 11, 2019