College of Health Professions Dean Suzanne Mellon, UDM President Gerard L. Stockhausen, S.J., and President Emeritus Maureen A. Fay, O. P., formally open the new Health Professions facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
It’s been nearly three months since the University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Health Professions moved into its new home on the McNichols Campus, and the verdict is in:
“The comment I’m hearing the most is ‘I feel like I’ve died and gone to heaven’,” says Dean Suzanne Mellon.
The 48,480-square foot facility -- a new structure connected to the south wing of Lansing-Reilly Hall, which was extensively remodeled -- features state-of-the-art classrooms, laboratories, offices and conference spaces.
“The environment is so beautiful,” says Mike Dosch, program director and chair of the Nurse Anesthesia program. “We are thrilled to be here.”
Message from Dean Suzanne Mellon
The start of this academic year brought dramatic changes with the move of the College of Health Professions and McAuley School of Nursing to the McNichols Campus!
Employees provide leadership and
service during Inauguration Week
Many University employees took the Presidential Inauguration theme, “Leadership and Service in Our Community,” to heart during Inauguration Week by volunteering at non-profit agencies throughout the Detroit area.
Harrison named director of McAuley
Nurse Managed Center
The University of Detroit Mercy College of Health Professions has named Barbara Harrison program director of the McAuley Nurse Managed Center.
Health Professions, Dental School
celebrate ‘Hands that Heal’
Students, faculty and staff of the College of Health Professions and the School of Dentistry took time out to reflect on their mission.
UDM honors Catherine McAuley with
The University of Detroit Mercy remembered Catherine McAuley, foundress of the Sisters of Mercy and namesake of the McAuley School of Nursing, with a special prayer service and reception.
University assumes ownership
of Nurse Anesthesia Program
The University of Detroit Mercy became the sole administrator of its Nurse Anesthesia (CRNA) program, July 1.
Nursing enrollments jump
“We’ve been focusing on growing enrollments in all of our programs and we’re seeing some significant results,” says Judith Lewis, School of Nursing associate dean.
BSN Completion Program adds new partners
The McAuley School of Nursing is now offering its Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion Program at three new locations.
The McAuley School of Nursing is preparing for visits next year by teams from two accreditation bodies. The Physician Assistant Program completed a successful continuing accreditation process.
Alumnae living the Mission
CHP alumnae Charlene Southern and Bette Wright demonstrate their commitment to service in caring for others.