Scientists with the Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research have received a four-year, $859,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to assess how cottonwood trees … Read more about NAU research team receives grant to study how trees adapt to insect damage and the changing environment
Occupational therapy students at Northern Arizona University’s Phoenix Biomedical Campus are learning from their peers and volunteer community health mentors in a new innovative program.
The student teams learn firsthand from their mentors what it means to live with an illness or disability and to understand the mentor’s experience with the healthcare system. In addition, the students learn how the mentors’ home and community environments support or create barriers to their engagement with everyday activities.
“Every six weeks, students go out to the… Read more