The College of Graduate Health Sciences is organized in three academic departments.
Department of Clinical Chiropractic Orthopedics
Courses in the department include Advanced Orthopedic Principles and Practice; Clinical Neuroscience; Diagnostic Imaging, Clinical Lab and Nutrition; Regional Orthopedics 1 and 2: Upper and Lower Extremities; Biomechanics and Kinesiology/Physical Rehabilitation; Pediatric Orthopedics; Geriatric Orthopedics; Occupational Health 1 and 2; Exercise Science; and Physical Rehabilitation. Capstone Project and Master's Thesis.
Department of Clinical Nutrition
Courses in the department include Macronutrients; Micronutrients; Nutrition Assessment; Women’s Health; Lifecycle Nutrition; Concepts in Holistic Nutrition; and Clinical Nutrition 1, 2, and 3: GI Disorders, Endocrine Disorders and Inflammation. Master's Thesis.
Department of Diagnostic Imaging
Chair: Anita Manne, DC, DACBR
Dr. Anita Manne is the director of Radiological Consultation Services at Northwestern Health Sciences University.
Courses in the department include Musculoskeletal System 1, 2, 3, and 4: Arthritic Disorders, Orthopedic Trauma, Tumor and Tumor-like Conditions and Hematopoietic Disturbances; Imaging of the Chest: Neuroradiology: Imaging of the Gastrointestinal and the Genitourinary Systems; and Principles of Diagnostic Imaging. Capstone Project and Master's Thesis.