Welcome to the Office of the Vice Provost for Health

Grand Valley State University is the major provider of health care professionals in the West Michigan area. As we educate the next generation of professionals, we continually strive to offer the most cutting-edge programs and advanced learning opportunities. We do so by collaborating with a variety of institutes, organizations, and businesses to create innovative clinical opportunities for students across multiple disciplines. In the same way the very best hospitals implement a team approach to ensure optimal patient care, we educate students in group situations that provide comprehensive training with real-world implications.


West Michigan Health Care Economic Forecast

Mark your Calendar for next year's West Michigan Health Care Economic Forecast - Friday, January 11, 2019.  Information will be posted as it become available.

 (Current and past Health Check publications can be found via the publication tab at the top of this page.)

Read about the 2018 Health Check Study on GVNOW.

The 2018 webcast and slides can be found on the Health Check web page.


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The next DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy is scheduled for Monday, September 17, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:10 p.m. (ET) on the topic of The Ethics of Access to Health Care.   This event will be available via live stream..   

Information will be posted as it becomes available on the DeVos Colloquy Website.


2019 Ethics Conference

Save the date - March 25, 2019.

The 2019 West Michigan Health Care Ethics Conference, focused on the topic of conscientious objection in the provision of health care, will be held at Grand Valley's Eberhard Center. The event is hosted by the Office of the Vice Provost for Health and is jointly coordinated with Spectrum Health.  The event will take place in conjunction with the spring DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy. 

Call for Poster Abstracts


Academic Programs Related to Health

Academic Programs

Healthcare Economic Forecast

West Michigan Healthcare Economic Forecast

2017 Annual Health Report

2017 Annual Health Report Publication


MIPERC

Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center

Mini-grant Call for Proposals

Mini-grant Call for Proposals

Health Forum of West Michigan

Health Forum of West Michigan


DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy

DeVos Medical Ethics Colloquy

GVSU Scribe Academy

GVSU Scribe Academy

Preceptor Perks

Preceptor Perks




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