Tag Archives: Health

Faculty, students expand scope of cutting-edge feeding tube studies

October 25, 2019
By Victoria Cirilli

Troy University’s Kinesiology and Health Promotion department has made strides in its research about natural blended tube feeding in cancer patients, with continued growth in financial support and student involvement in its newest studies.

The first study, focusing on whether substituting blended real food products was a safe alternative for patients struggling with commercial formula…

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TROY preparing students for careers in health, medicine

June 17, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Katie Holley has known most of her life what she wants to do for a living.

At age 12, she envisioned herself as a doctor, dedicating her life to helping people in need.

She just wasn’t sure how to reach her goal until she arrived at Troy University and met Janet Gaston, the University’s Health…

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TROY, ACOM sign partnership agreement to help pre-med students

May 30, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Officials from Troy University and the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM) signed a memorandum of understanding Thursday establishing a student pipeline between the institutions.

TROY Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., and ACOM Dean Dr. Craig Lenz signed the agreement, which gives ACOM admission priority to TROY students who meet certain criteria, including meeting thresholds…

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