News & Events

Apr. 19
2018
On Thursday, April 19, 2018, Nursing students from Jefferson College of Health Sciences offered senior health checks to residents of Richfield Retirement Community in Salem, Virginia. The students worked with the participants individually, speaking with them about exercise, falls prevention, medications, blood sugar, nutrition and much more. Enjoy these snapshots of the activity.
Apr. 19
2018
In May, Jefferson College Physician Assistant faculty member Dr. Wilton Kennedy will travel with a team of five students to Uganda to conduct a healthcare mission. To fund the travel expenses, the Physician Assistant Program will be hosting a BBQ to fundraiser on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at St.
Apr. 19
2018
The Department of Arts & Sciences and the Office of Financial Aid are offering TWO opportunities for you to attend on April 18 and April 19! The end is near—your degree will soon be in hand. Before long, it will be time to embark on the next phase of your life, one that brings with it new challenges—one of which will be financial.
Apr. 20
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences at Carilion Clinic, invites those interested in learning more about our Master of Science Degree in Physician Assistant (PA) to attend this information session.
Apr. 21
2018
Providing effective feedback is often a challenging aspect of teaching in a clinical environment.  This workshop will cover the importance of and how to provide effective feedback.  You will also learn how to provide feedback to students along the continuum of clinical skills, attitudes, and knowledge.  Finally, the workshop will wrap up with case study discussions which will allow you to apply
Apr. 23
2018
The Jefferson College Student Nurses Association (SNA) is partnering with the Franklin County Humane Society to host the Puppy Corral on Monday, April 23!
Apr. 23
2018
Mark your calendars and join us for this great event in the Jefferson College of Health Sciences Library!
Apr. 24
2018
Be ready. Be fed! Grab a free breakfast to prepare for exams, provided by the Jefferson College Student Senate!
Apr. 24
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will host information sessions this spring to give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner program.
Apr. 24
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will host information sessions this spring to give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DOT) program.
Apr. 25
2018
The  Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program invites you to join us for student poster presentations. MSOT students will present their posters which highlight the purpose, method, and results of their final Master's research projects. The presentations will be on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the fifth floor common area just outside of the Library.
Apr. 25
2018
Stressed by exams?   Relax at the Perk-U-Up Coffee Bar, sponsored by the Roanoke Interprofessional Collaborative (RIPC).  
Apr. 25
2018
When: April 25, 2018, 5 to 7 p.m. Where: Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, 2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
Apr. 26
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will host information sessions this spring to give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration program.
Apr. 26
2018
Join us as we take a stand together to end violence and celebrate the spirit of survival.
Apr. 26
2018
A number of CPR course opportunities have been arranged specifically for the Jefferson College students over this semester. All classes will be held at 933 S. Jefferson (Carilion Life Support Institute) and be scheduled 6 - 10:30 p.m.
May. 4
2018
Keep up-to-date with our Spring Commencement Ceremony on the Commencement Hub at http://www.jchs.edu/commencement-jefferson-college-health-sciences
May. 7
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will host information sessions this spring to give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DOT) program.
May. 14
2018
It's time to get the summer 2018 semester started!
May. 17
2018
A number of CPR course opportunities have been arranged specifically for the Jefferson College students over this semester. All classes will be held at 933 S. Jefferson (Carilion Life Support Institute) and be scheduled 6 - 10:30 p.m.
May. 19
2018
Watch for more details coming soon!
May. 22
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences and the Jefferson College of Health Sciences Alumni Association are proud to honor our graduates through the Jefferson College of Health Sciences Alumni Awards Program.
May. 24
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will host information sessions this spring to give prospective students the opportunity to learn more about our Doctor of Occupational Therapy (DOT) program.
May. 28
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
May. 31
2018
All Jefferson College of Health Sciences students, faculty and staff are invited to the: Virginia Tech Carilion First National Inflammatory Bowel Disease Conference Thursday, May 31, 2018, from 8:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute, Lecture Hall M106 2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
Jun. 8
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences at Carilion Clinic, invites those interested in learning more about our Master of Science Degree in Physician Assistant (PA) to attend this information session.
Jul. 4
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed for Independence Day on Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Offices will reopen during regular business hours on Thursday, July 6.
Jul. 20
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences at Carilion Clinic, invites those interested in learning more about our Master of Science Degree in Physician Assistant (PA) to attend this information session.
Aug. 6
2018
Stay tuned for more details soon!
Aug. 7
2018
Our annual week of events and activities to welcome the newest Blue Healers to campus in Roanoke!
Aug. 13
2018
Learn more at www.jchs.edu/new-student-orientation.
Aug. 17
2018
Watch for details soon!
Sep. 3
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed in observance of Labor Day.
Oct. 2
2018
No classes, but offices will be open on this day.
Nov. 21
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed for Thanksgiving Break. No classes will be held Nov. 21-23; offices will be open on Nov. 21 and 23).
Dec. 7
2018
More details coming soon!
Dec. 17
2018
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed for Winter Break from December 17, 2018 through January 1, 2019.
Jan. 3
2019
Stay tuned for more details soon!
Jan. 7
2019
Learn more at www.jchs.edu/new-student-orientation.
Mar. 4
2019
Jefferson College of Health Sciences is closed for Spring Break. No classes will be held from March 4-10, 2019, but College offices are open.
May. 3
2019
More details coming soon!
May. 27
2019
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.
Jul. 4
2019
Jefferson College of Health Sciences will be closed for Independence Day on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Offices will reopen during regular business hours on Friday, July 5.