Alumni News & Events
William H. Dietz, MD, PhD, director of the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness at Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University will deliver the 2015 Sargent College commencement address. Dr. Dietz previously served as the director of the Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and... More
(4/28/15) "Research has documented that providing incentives can help individuals lose weight, and most importantly, keep the weight off." - Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake View Full Article.
The Meredith E. Drench Lecture, Sargent College’s first endowed lecture series, was established by physical therapy alumna Dr. Meredith E. Drench to share her passion and belief in the “compassionate rehabilitation” of the whole person. The 2015 lecture, “No Breaks: A Journey Toward Physical Activity for All” was delivered by Paralympian... More
(4/21/15) "Research suggests that a poor diet may not only be bad for your hips and heart but also your face." - Clinical Associate Professor Joan Salge Blake View Full Article.
What does a dietitian eat the night before the Boston Marathon? “Usually pizza,” says Ming Cheung (CAS ’08 SAR ’14). On April 20, the Framingham, Mass native runs his eighth marathon - his fourth in Boston - to support Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham (BIDN). After graduating from Sargent College with a... More