Health Education Center

  • Mission Statement

    The primary mission of the Health Education Center is to remove health-related barriers that impede learning by;

                     Promoting holistic preventive medicine

                     Increasing healthy lifestyle choices

                     Preventing diseases

    Additional roles for the Health Education Center are to empower individuals to become healthier by providing health counseling and educational and outreach health programs. Services are provided free of charge in a professional, caring and confidential environment.

    Educational Services Available within the Center 

    Health Education Club

    The objectives of this student club are to explore health issues and assist the Health Education Center in planning and implementing health education programs and displays.

    Pamphlet Rack

    The pamphlet rack provides information on various health topics

    Health Technology Students

    The Health Education Center provides unique opportunities for clinical experiences.

    Services Offered

    • Treatment for minor illnesses and injuries
    • Emergency First Aid
    • Vision screening
    • Blood Pressure monitoring
    • Pregnancy testing
    • Health counseling
    • Referrals to health care providers, specialists, or community agencies
    • Assistance to individuals with physical disabilities (parking permits)
    • Student Health insurance information
    • TB testing for designated students 

    Medical Director: Dr. Marilyn D. McPherson-Corder

    Manager: Pamela M. Thomas, RN

    Nurses:  Kim Cooper, RN
    Arnita Shelton, RN
    Susia Smallwood, RN