Living Learning Communities

Health Professions House

The Health Professions House brings together students interested in health and service related careers through professional development opportunities, programs, special events, service projects, and social activities. House residents have opportunities for extensive interaction and to foster relationships with other health and service related majors and with college faculty.

For Fall 2014 - Spring 2015, the Health Professions House will be located in Stevenson Tower A (Floors 3 - 9).

Check out the Health Professions House video!

Requirements:

Majors welcome in the Health Professions House include:

  • Nursing
  • Physical therapy
  • Allied Health Professions
  • Communicative Disorders
  • Pre-medicine
  • Dietetics
  • Related areas

Floor members shape the focus of the community through programming designed to help students be effective members of a health services team and to appreciate the interrelated nature of the health professions.

Highlights:
  • Coordination of hall blood drives
  • Preparation workshops for the physical therapy program
  • Field trips to area health service agencies and hospitals
  • Dine & Discuss on issues related to Health Professions

You can find out more information by going to the Health Professions House Web page.

Special Opportunities: 
Contacts:

Sandi Splansky, House Coordinator, 815-753-1891, ssplansky@niu.edu 
Howard Schwartz, Faculty Advisor, 815-753-1429, hschwartz@niu.edu 
Josephine Umoren, Faculty Advisor, 815-753-6351, jxu1@niu.edu 

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