The commencement ceremony for the School of Allied Health Sciences took place at the Lancaster Center on Dec. 5. Students in the nurse anesthesia, physician assistant and orthotics and prosthetics programs received their degrees.
Dr. Stuart Yudofsky retired from Baylor on Dec. 31 after nearly a quarter century as chair of psychiatry and behavioral sciences. He’s been a member of the BCM family since well before that, attending medical school here before joining the faculty.
Last year, the wellness program at Baylor, BCM BeWell, increased its focus on employee health and wellbeing by introducing a steps-per-day challenge in which participants went on a virtual walk from Houston to Panama City – that’s 1,476,000 steps! Keep those walking shoes handy, because 2016 will feature another Getaway to Good Health challenge.
Students in Baylor’s School of Allied Health Sciences were recognized for their achievements at three annual end-of-year events – the J. David Holcomb Allied Health Student Research Day, the Allied Health Awards Ceremony and 2015 Commencement.