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Vaping: Is it Really Just Blowing Hot-Air?

Author: Dr. Emily Dykstra, RMUoHP Assistant Director of Institutional Research  It is reported that tobacco related products cause almost 500,000 deaths each year (Schmerling, 2019). E-cigarettes, or vaping, are often perceived as a safer alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes, but little is known about the long-term impact of vaping. A research team at Rocky Mountain [...]

2019-10-24T13:29:07-07:00July 9th, 2019|Office of Research and Sponsored Projects|

Creating Your Own Dissertation Pathway

At Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) students select and drive their own dissertation topic, relevant to their professional goals, and with the support of faculty and a dissertation committee. This learner-centered design, which abandons the tradition of supporting a faculty member’s research, allows students to develop diverse research skill sets [...]

Research Assistantship Program Enhances Professional Opportunities & Advances Healthcare

There are many exciting things happening in the Office of Research and Sponsored Projects (ORSP), however, one of the newest and most exciting, is the creation of a Residential Research Assistantship Program. Dr. Robert Pettitt, ORSP Director, was the driving force for this program, which provides full-time employment for students looking to enhance their [...]

2019-11-04T11:31:53-07:00February 19th, 2019|Office of Research and Sponsored Projects, PhD Program|

Meet Your Office of Research & Sponsored Projects

Whether you are a new or seasoned student or faculty member Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) Office of Research and Sponsored Projects (ORSP) is here to help you pursue your scholarly interests! Below is a brief description of all the employees and faculty affiliated with ORSP and how we can assist you. Dr. [...]

2019-11-05T13:49:51-07:00January 23rd, 2019|Office of Research and Sponsored Projects, PhD Program, Research|