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International Service Learning in Peru – Now Accepting Applications

Calling on Sargent Graduate and Undergraduate Students for the 2015 Sargent Service Learning Trip in Peru!  The Sargent Service Learning Program offers our students a unique opportunity to participate in faculty led service-learning experiences which promote health education, empower communities, and cultivate educated compassionate global citizens. Students will have the opportunity... More

Dr. Robert Stern to Deliver 16th Annual Dudley Allen Sargent Lecture

“Head Games: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and the Long-term Consequences of Repetitive Brain Trauma” Presented by Dr. Robert A. Stern, Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 4-5 p.m. 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston MA Sargent College Room 101 Admission is free. The public is cordially invited. Reception to follow in... More

Davenport Resident Honored by American Physical Therapy Association of Massachusetts

Veronica (Roni) Mielke of Davenport, WA was honored with the Ruth Hall Clinical Fellowship Award from the American Physical Therapy Association of Massachusetts at the Annual Conference Awards luncheon on Saturday, November 8, 2014. This Fellowship is presented to a physical therapy student who demonstrates the professional qualities and caring... More

Assistant Professor Cara Stepp Named Hariri Institute 2014 Junior Faculty Fellow

Cara Stepp, assistant professor in the Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences and director of the Sensorimotor Rehabilitation Engineering Lab has been named a Hariri Institute 2014 Junior Faculty Fellow. Stepp is one of five professors selected for this honor by the Boston University Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and... More

Lewis to Receive UROP Outstanding Mentor Award

Cara Lewis, assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training, has been chosen to receive the Outstanding Mentor Award from the Boston University Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP). Lewis is one of three 2014-2015 professors selected for this honor, based on undergraduate student nominations. The 17th Annual Undergraduate... More

Quatromoni Receives Excellence in Teaching Award

Associate Professor Paula Quatromoni was honored with the Excellence in Teaching Award from Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) on September 30, 2014. Quatromoni holds dual appointments in Sargent's Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Epidemiology at BUSPH. View full announcement        

Gavett Honored as American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Fellow

Clinical Associate Professor of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Elizabeth A. Gavett, MA, CCC-SLP has been named a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). The status of Fellow is retained for life and is one of the highest honors ASHA can bestow. This honor recognizes professional or scientific achievement and... More

Terry Ellis Receives Research Award from American Physical Therapy Association

Terry Ellis, PhD, PT, NCS, assistant professor in the department of Physical Therapy & Athletic Training Physical and director of the Center for Neurorehabilitation was honored with the Chattanooga Research Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). The Chattanooga Research Award honors individuals who publish the "best articles on physical... More

6,000 Steps A Day Keeps Knee OA Limitations Away

A new study shows that walking reduces risk of functional limitation associated with knee osteoarthritis (OA). In fact, the study funded in part by grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and published in the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) journal, Arthritis Care & Research, suggests that walking 6,000... More

Watch: 2014 SAR Convocation Address with Dr. James O’Connell

President of Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program Dr. James O’Connell delivered the 2014 convocation address at Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College.