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Demand for medical lab scientists increases due to COVID-19, ISU sees 100% job placement rate

August 27, 2020

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s medical laboratory science program has always been an essential degree in the medical field, but the onset of COVID-19 has created an even greater demand for these medical professionals.

First Idaho State University dental hygiene alumna holds American Dental Hygienists’ Association top spot

June 15, 2020

Lisa Moravec is now the ADHA President

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Idaho State College of Business, Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine partner to offer dual MHA, DO degree option

June 10, 2020

POCATELLO – Beginning this fall 2020, Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) students pursuing a Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree can also pursue a Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree from the Idaho State University College of Business simultaneously.

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ISU student finding her niche

May 18, 2020

Master of Counseling student earns Idaho Mental Health Counseling scholarship

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Second phase of Idaho State University Meridian clinic remodel set to begin

May 14, 2020

Improved and expanded facilities to further educational and service opportunities possible due to philanthropic organization

ISU's Team Bird Brain receives $358,000 funding extension from National Institutes of Health

April 21, 2020

ISU's TEAM BIRD BRAIN, the lab of Associate Professor of Neurophysiology Jason Pilarski, recently received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support a project entitled "MECHANISMS OF RESPIRATORY-RELATED RHYTHMIC MOTOR ACTIVITY AND PLASTICITY IN THE DEVELOPING AVIAN BRAIN STEM" (Direct costs= $358,572).

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Concordia University-Portland and Idaho State University providing a unified transition for Concordia Portland homeland security and emergency management students

April 13, 2020

MERIDIAN - Idaho State University today announced it has partnered with Concordia University-Portland to become the preferred teach-out institution for Concordia University Portland’s online Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEM) program.

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ISU counseling clinics providing telehealth services in Pocatello, Treasure Valley

April 8, 2020

POCATELLO – Idaho State University is rising to meet the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic by offering mental health services across their Idaho campuses through video conferencing.

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Physician Assistant Program celebrates 25 years

March 30, 2020

Continuing to Build on Years of Success

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Southeastern Idaho Public Health, with assistance from ISU, provides COVID-19 Hotline

March 26, 2020

POCATELLO – Southeastern Idaho Public Health (SIPH), with assistance from the Idaho State University Kasiska Division of Health Sciences and the Medical Reserve Corp of Idaho, has a COVID-19 hotline, 208-234-5875, that the public can call to get answers about the COVID-19 virus.