The Huntington Disease Society of America is a national organization that helps individuals and families affected by the disease, advances research for the cure and offers a variety of educational programs and services. We are also the leading advocate for HD patients in all 50 states, DC and Puerto Rico.
Founded in 1935, Hofstra University is a top 25 ranked private university located in Hempstead, NY on the eastern shore of Long Island. It is home to 22 academic centers and institutes, a business incubator, a museum, an award-winning WRHU college station and several of the most unique campus buildings in New York state.
About the School of Health Professions and Human Services
Designed for students interested in pursuing careers in the healthcare, behavioral science, and social service sectors, the School of HPHSS is one of the largest such institutions in the country with over 500 undergraduates and 700 graduate students enrolled in its four academic departments: Allied Health and Kinesiology; Population Health; Counseling & Mental Health Professions; and Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences.
The school’s impressive list of accolades includes numerous awards, honors and recognitions for academic and student achievements. A strong alumni network stretches throughout the local, national and international communities.