Dean's Office is Moving!!

July 11, 2019

The College of Health Dean’s Office will be moving to the New Health Professions Building beginning on July 15th, 2019. Please bear with us as we will be in-between offices for a few days. If you need to contact us, email will be the best form of communication. The phone numbers for all College of Health Dean’s Office employees will remain the same. Our new room number is HB 214. We’ll officially be back open for business July 18, 2019.

Dr. Deanna Pucciarelli Speaks at WHO Convention

June 19, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Deanna Pucciarelli who spoke at the World Health Organization Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. Her talk titled Positive Nutrition: Traditional Diets for a Healthy Life is available for online viewing.

Dr. Scott Trappe featured on NPR

Dec. 10, 2018

Dr. Scott Trappe, a John and Janice Fisher Professor of Exercise Science and Director of the Human Performance Laboratory, was a featured interview on NPR to discuss lifelong exercise and aging. Full interview.

Indiana CTSI’s Community Health Partnerships (CHeP) recognize the commitment of Dr. Jean Marie Place to community-engaged research

Sept. 18, 2018

Congratulations to both Ball State University’s College of Health, as well as Dr. Place on receiving the Community Health Partnership’s Trailblazer Award for her project in partnership with Meridian Health Services, titled “Multi-Scalar Investigation on Pathways to Health Equity for Maternal Opioid Treatments in Delaware County, Indiana.” See the release.

Ball State Human Performance Lab

WIPB’s “Wellness Matters”

Dec. 16, 2017

Watch a feature about the laboratory on WIPB’s health and wellness show. See the story.

Ball State College of Health to ‘Co-Mingle’

Inside Indiana Business

Sept. 29, 2016

Founding Dean Mitch Whaley tells Inside Indiana Business the college’s focus will break down silos and focus on collaboration so they are focused on a similar environment when they enter the professional workforce. See the story.

Ball State Professor returns from London with World Champions

The Daily News

July 28, 2017

School of Kinesiology Professor Larry Judge traveled to London with a team of athletes to compete in the 2017 World Para Athletics Championships. See the story.

Ball Brothers Foundation awards $500,000 to strengthen medical education in Muncie

The Star Press

June 26, 2017

Ball State was among recipients who received a series of grants intending to improve how doctors are trained. See the story.

New clinical trials to examine how exercise helps us down to our molecules

Ball State University

Dec. 13, 2016

The Human Performance Laboratory joined with two other major national research institutions on a project to uncover how exercise changes the body on a molecular level. See the story.

Collaboration, Quality Care at the Heart of New College of Health

Ball State Magazine

Dec. 22, 2016

Our curtain-raiser on the College of Health humanizes the impact of having six academic units under a single umbrella and adds two important points of context: (1) Indiana’s health care jobs in the coming years are expected to grow at twice the rate of jobs overall. (2) The college’s collaborative ethos is more than buzzy. It’s improving patient care. See the story.