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Awards and achievements for CAHNR

March 22, 2019

The UConn-AAUP Excellence Awards Committee selected Distinguished Professor Linda Pescatello and Assistant Professor Ashley Helton as recipients of the 2019 UConn-AAUP Excellence Awards. Pestatello, who is on the faculty of kinesiology, was chosen to receive the Teaching Innovation Award. Helton is part of natural resources and the environment and received the Excellence in Research and […]

CAHNR in the news

March 22, 2019

The New York Times printed several letters from doctors and other health care professionals on the topic of “The Role of Diet in Promoting Health.” Department of Allied Health Sciences Professor Sherry Pagoto wrote one of the letters where she spoke of the scope of the field of behavioral medicine. The Daily Campus announced that […]

Meet alumna Megan Gardner

March 20, 2019

Megan Gardner has two degrees from UConn, and she loved her time in the physical therapy program. As a student, she enjoyed the clinical experiences, when she had the opportunity to interact with patients. Today, she continues to enjoy direct patient care in her role as the lead therapist for a health services system in […]

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