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LIU Brooklyn’s School of Health Professions Is Holding an Open House, Jan. 24 and Jan. 27


Helen Saffran,Associate Director of Public Relations
LIU Brooklyn,
Long Island University
(718) 488-1419

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Students can learn more about the growing career opportunities available for health professionals during an open house at LIU Brooklyn’s School of Health Professions (SHP) and discover the school’s many undergraduate, graduate and dual-degree programs.

The open house is on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Zeckendorf Health Sciences Center lobby at LIU Brooklyn. Those interested in attending can R.S.V.P. to

Dedicated to providing superior quality education in the health professions to a diverse student population, SHP has strong ties to the community and to many health care facilities that support its educational efforts and its research.

The health professions programs address clinical health care, community-based health and social issues. At LIU Brooklyn’s SHP, students can find out about careers in:

  • Athletic Training
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Public Health
  • Respiratory Care
  • Social Work
  • Sports Sciences (including sport management and exercise physiology)

At the Open House, prospective students can tour SHP’s state-of-the-art classrooms and research facilities and speak with nationally recognized faculty and representatives from academic departments.

For additional information, call SHP's dean's office at (718) 488-1506 or fax (718) 780-4561; or call LIU Brooklyn Office of Admissions at (718) 488-1011, fax (718) 797-2399 or email

LIU Brooklyn is distinguished by…
dynamic curricula reflecting the great urban community it serves. Distinctive programs encompass the arts and media, the natural sciences, business, social policy, urban education, the health professions and pharmacy, and include the Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, the Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, the D.P.T. in Physical Therapy and the Pharm.D. in Pharmacy. A vibrant urban oasis in downtown Brooklyn, this diverse and thriving campus offers academic excellence, personalized attention, small class size and flexible course schedules. In 2006, a $45-million Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center was opened to serve the Campus and the surrounding community. In 2007, the Cyber Café was launched, providing a high-tech hot spot for students and faculty members to meet and eat.

Posted 01/14/2013

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