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Inside the School
The school is excited to announce its proposal for a new master's degree in genetic counseling has been approved. This effort is in response to a growing need from communities for highly trained professionals in an emerging area of health care. The first cohort of students is expected to begin study in fall 2023.
For the fifth consecutive year, enrollment in the School of Health Professions has gone up. The total number of students in the school now exceeds 730.
In honor of her pioneering work as a clinical dietitian, the school has established the Rebekah Mani Clinical Scholar Fund in Dietetics and Nutrition to provide support for KU students in this field. Learn more.
The School of Health Professions is excited to announce Jacob Sosnoff, Ph.D., has been appointed associate dean for research, effective February 15, 2021. He comes to KU after holding positions at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.
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