College of Health Professions

Ning "Jackie" Zhang announced as dean of the College of Health Professions

Interim Provost Chris Plouff announced the appointment of Ning "Jackie" Zhang as the next dean of the College of Health Professions.

Jun 1, 2022



Solstice Foundation teaches Lakers the value of paying it forward

Katie Reed, a GVSU doctor of physical therapy student, was recently selected as the 2022 Solstice Foundation recipient. Solstice Foundation encourages students to pay it forward and make an impact on their community.

May 31, 2022


Interactive health technology on display at GRPM exhibit

Grand Valley is well represented within a Grand Rapids Public Museum exhibit that highlights the evolution of medicine.

May 12, 2022


Study abroad numbers slowly increase after pandemic curtailed international travel

For the first time since 2019, more than 110 Grand Valley students are preparing to live and learn overseas during study abroad experiences.

May 5, 2022


Alumnus brings innovative physical therapy equipment to Grand Valley

In early April, the Daniel and Pamella DeVos Center for Interprofessional Health (DCIH) got a new addition to their physical therapy equipment lineup, the AUX system.

Apr 27, 2022


Student Awards Convocation will recognize achievements in classroom, on campus

The ceremony recognizing students' accomplishments is April 11.

Apr 4, 2022



College of Health Professions to partner with Samaritas Senior Living for intergenerational exchange program

Grand Valley's College of Health Professions has partnered with Samaritas Senior Living of Grand Rapids to develop an immersive program where students will interact with seniors on a daily basis.

Mar 21, 2022


Professor's research involves one of Time magazine's best inventions of 2021

Researchers received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to compare how young children use two mobility devices.

Dec 15, 2021