Chronic Illness Research

Students may be unaware of the ongoing research being conducted at the Center of Excellence for the Study of Health and Chronic Illnesses, located in the Life Science Building. Led by Director Robert Gatchel, the Center is breaking ground in medical research and clinical studies. The Center focuses on a variety of chronic illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, and wound healing. The name itself showcases the dedication of the staff and students, whom continue to strive towards excellency in the world of healthcare. Students can log onto their website at for more information on current and past medical research.

– Latresa Mattox