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Health Information Management combines expertise in health data, information technology, and management.
Health Education prepares students for professional positions focused on health promotion and disease prevention.
Safety graduates can diagnose workplace safety and health exposures with the technological competency and prescience of professionals.
Environmental Health focuses on the assessment, control, and prevention of biological, chemical, and physical hazards in our environment.
Medical Laboratory Science professionals generate, interpret, and report test results vital in making a timely and accurate diagnosis.




Dr. Clark, Chair of the department, welcomes you to explore the degree options within our department.

News Update


Advisement appointments with Anjie can now be made online!


The Department of Health Sciences has started a new newsletter, Department Happenings, including information from all our programs. Please check out the first issue.

Environmental Health also has their own newsletter. Check out what is happening them.

Environmental Health Discovery Scholarship

The Health Sciences Environmental Health Program has a scholarship available for qualifying Illinois State University Environmental Health Students called the "Environmental Health Discovery Scholarship". Interested students can find more information here.

Congratulations December 2014 Health Sciences Graduates!

Health Science will be graduating 21 students this fall 2014.

      • Environmental Health 6
      • Health Education 4
      • Health Information Management 1
      • Medical Laboratory Science 1
      • Safety 9

Congratulations to all of you and good luck in your new endeavors!
Don't forget about your Alma Mater, Illinois State University!

SHIMA Students Spreading Holiday Cheer

SHIMA Students bought and wrapped presents for the children at Home Sweet Home Mission.  The students then delivered the gifts to the mission.

Faculty Intellectual Contributions

Professor Jennifer Peterson presented " Perceptions of Adult Undergraduate Students Regarding Online Versus Face-to-Face Courses" at the Mid-Western Educational Research Association 2014 Annual Conference, 11/13/14.

Visiting Alumni Speaks To Environmental Health Students

Dr. Byrns introduced ISU alumni, Katie McDermott, to Environmental Health students in December so she could speak to them about her work as an industrial hygienist with Bureau Veritas. Read more about it on Facebook.

Fall 2014 Grades Due by Noon December 16, 2014.  Grades will be available after 2:00pm on December 17, 2014.

Winter break!!! December 13-January 11. Students return January 12, 2015

Open Registration begins January 5 through January 26.  Advisor appointments can be made online or by calling the Health Sciences office at 438-8320.



University Research Symposium
Fri, April 10, 2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Brown Ballroom

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