The School's faculty members are among the finest allied health faculty in the nation. The University takes great pride in their teaching as well it might, given the outstanding success of our graduates on national and regional licensure, registry or certifying examinations or judged by the high degree of satisfaction our graduates and their employers express. When you come to the UMDNJ-School of Health Related Professions, you will find a professional and competent faculty who will pay personal attention to your academic needs. Our faculty members are also engaged in research and scholarship and many of them are often invited to present papers at national, international and regional symposia or conferences.
At UMDNJ, we also place a high value on community service. The School shares in this sense of purpose and vision. As students in the UMDNJ-School of Health Related Professions you, too, will participate in these services as an integral part of your learning experiences.
As you read about the School's many programs in this catalog, you will discover a vibrant, exciting School well poised to prepare you as a health professional for the twenty-first century. Through these pages are written the words: opportunity, growth, advancement and satisfaction. I am pleased to welcome you to the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Health Related Professions! For additional information on the school and our programs please visit our website at http://shrp.umdnj.edu.
Julie O'Sullivan Maillet, Ph.D.