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College of Health Sciences
  • Alumni 2014

    The College of Health Sciences recently honored Distinguished Alumni representing excellence in many Health Professions.

  • Tailgate

    Alumni and Friends of the College of Health Sciences enjoying last year's Homecoming Tailgate.

  • Food

    The Food Dignity project, led by Dr. Christine M. Porter in the Division of Kinesiology & Health, received the 2014 Community-Campus Partnerships for Health (CCPH) Annual Award.


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Contact Us

College of Health Sciences/Dept. 3432
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: 307-766-6556
Fax: 307-766-6608


Welcome to the College of Health Sciences!

Healthcare and the health professions are rapidly changing to meet the demands of today's patients/clients. New models of providing affordable healthcare are emerging and being integrated into practice. The Patient Centered Medical Home concept, expanded roles for practitioners, electronic medical records, and telehealth are only a few  of the new approaches. As would be expected, these changes have a direct effect on teaching healthcare professionals. Find out more!

The College of Health Sciences Mission Statement:

"The mission of the College of Health Sciences is to promote excellence in health and human services through university teaching, research and service with special emphasis on rural populations."

EHCW receives FQHC Look Alike Designation!


"Both residency programs have been providing comprehensive health care to

Wyoming residents for more than 30 years and, now that we are a FQHC

Look Alike, the benefits will allow us to strengthen our efforts to improve

the health and well-being of the people who live in our communities."

Find Out More!


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Laramie Downtown Clinic Honors UW’s Hart

October 27, 2014 — The Laramie Downtown Clinic presented its Daniel S. Klein “Spirit of Volunteerism Award" to Ann Marie Hart, associate professor in the University of Wyoming Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing.

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UW Selects Students for WWAMI Medical Education Program

October 23, 2014 — The University of Wyoming welcomed 20 new students into its WWAMI medical education program this fall.

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Rod and Maxine Chisholm Named Grand Marshals of UW Homecoming Parade

October 15, 2014 — Longtime University of Wyoming supporters and community leaders Rod and Maxine Chisholm of Laramie will be the grand marshals of the annual UW Homecoming parade Saturday, Oct. 18.

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Nursing Association Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to UW Nursing School Dean

October 13, 2014 — The Wyoming Nursing Association recently presented its Lifetime Achievement Award to Mary Burman, dean of the University of Wyoming Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing.

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Football Game and Parade Highlight UW Homecoming Schedule

October 8, 2014 — “We are Wyoming" is the theme of the 2014 University of Wyoming Homecoming that culminates with the Homecoming parade and football game Saturday, Oct. 18.

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CHS 2014 Fall Commencement

The College of Health Sciences 2014 Fall Commencement will be December 13, in the Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom, at 10:00 A.M.

The College of Health Sciences Newsletter

Be sure to check out the latest edition of Hoofprints, the College of Health Sciences monthly newsletter.

Vital Signs

Vital Signs-The College of Health Sciences Annual Checkup!

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