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Nancy Bagatell, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA

Nancy Bagatell and Linn Wakeford Inducted into UNC School of Medicine Academy of Educators

Posted 17 hours ago

The UNC School of Medicine Academy of Educators inducted Nancy Bagatell and Linn Wakeford into its ranks on May 23. Wakeford in an associate professor in the Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, where Bagatell serves as program director. The division is housed in the Department of Allied Health Sciences (DAHS). Wakeford is also coordinator for admission and … Continued

The Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences class of 2019.

Department of Allied Health Sciences Celebrates 2019 Commencement

Posted 2 days ago

Hundreds of students representing five divisions graduated from the UNC School of Medicine Department of Allied Health Sciences from May 11 to May 12, 2019. Students from the Divisions of Clinical Laboratory Science, Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling, Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Radiologic Science, Speech and Hearing Sciences, and the Neurodiagnostics and Sleep Science … Continued

The University Managers Association (UMA) has presented its top honor, the 2019 Manager of the Year Award, to Valerie Tan, Associate Chair for Administration in the UNC School of Medicine Department of Allied Health Sciences. (Jon Gardiner/UNC-Chapel Hill)

Valerie Tan Receives 2019 Manager of the Year Award from University Managers Association

Posted 3 days ago

The University Managers Association (UMA) has presented its top honor, the 2019 Manager of the Year Award, to Valerie Tan, associate chair for administration in the UNC School of Medicine Department of Allied Health Sciences (DAHS). The award presented annually by the University Managers Association, recognizes outstanding contributions based on university career accomplishments. Of Tan, … Continued

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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

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