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  1. Leidy Montoya: M.O.T. student builds future on her healthcare experience »

    10/18/2021

    Leidy Montoya explored a variety of healthcare professions for over a decade before settling on becoming an occupational therapist. All of her roles, however, had one common element: patients and their well-being.

  2. Three Radford University Carilion online programs ranked in the top five nationwide »

    8/27/2021

    Three Radford University Carilion online healthcare leadership programs have been ranked as some of the best in the nation by Academic Influence, a company that uses artificial intelligence to arrive at its various rankings.

  3. Artis Center for Adaptive Innovation and Creativity named as project moves forward »

    5/27/2021

    At a special ceremony held on May 25, 2021, Radford University administrators and supporters officially broke ground on the Artis Center for Adaptive Innovation and Creativity, a state-of-the-art complex that will serve as a blended teaching and learning space for the arts and health sciences.

  4. Nursing professor Judy Jenks receives the Education Award from the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners »

    5/12/2021

    Radford University Carilion associate professor of nursing Judy Jenks, DNP, FNP-BC ’16 has received the Education Award from the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners. The award  recognizes her outstanding contributions to NPs in education and patient care through teaching and scholarship, student preceptorship, patient teaching and community involvement.

  5. New emerging therapies course being offered in May »

    5/3/2021

    A new course on complementary health approaches and integrative health therapies will be offered this May by Radford University. These areas offer a different approach to conventional or mainstream medicine.

  6. Radford University and Radford University Carilion RN to BSN Online Programs Ranked Best in Virginia  »

    4/15/2021

    The Radford University and Radford University Carilion Nursing: Post-Licensure (RN to BSN) programs have been ranked as the best online nursing programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia by registerednursing.org.

  7. Martin Bergschneider: transforming experience into compassionate care  »

    4/13/2021

    Radford University Carilion Master of Occupational Therapy student Martin Bergschneider brought over a decade of unique life experiences with him to the program. His experiences, and those of his classmates, help the students understand the diverse types of people and potential experiences they may encounter as healthcare providers.

  8. Highlanders serving our communities: Radford University nursing students help with COVID vaccinations »

    4/6/2021

    Radford University senior nursing students have been serving communities across southwest Virginia while engaging in unique, hands-on educational experiences at COVID-19 vaccination clinics.

  9. Adwoa Agyekum: making a difference in patients’ lives through compassion and empathy »

    3/31/2021

    When Radford University Carilion family nurse practitioner student Adwoa Agyekum migrated to the United States from Ghana 11 years ago, she had no idea she would find herself on the front lines of a global pandemic as it swept through southwest Virginia in 2020.

  10. Milena Khodjaeva: breathing life into patient care and compassion »

    3/23/2021

    Radford University Carilion respiratory therapy student Milena Khodjaeva is no stranger to experiencing big life changes. Since she was a child, those changes have defined who she is and what path she would follow, including a move at 7 years old from Uzbekistan to the United States.

  11. Brian Kriever: Supporting surgical patients at their most vulnerable »

    3/15/2021

    As a first-year student in the Radford University Carilion surgical technology program, Brian Kriever is dedicated to easing the fear and stress patients go through leading up to and during surgical procedures. His compassion comes from his personal experience.

  12. Melissa Akers: Balancing family and a Respiratory Therapy education »

    2/24/2021

    Heading back to school at 46 wasn’t an easy decision for RUC Respiratory Therapy student Melissa Akers, but she knew that the long-term benefits of returning to school outweighed the short-term challenges she and her family would face. Learn more about Melissa’s path to becoming a Respiratory Therapist.