Snapshot

Welcome to the JCHS Snapshot webpage! Jefferson College of Health Sciences is really hopping these days and we want to give you a glimpse into everyday life on our campus. From student activities to hosting VIPs from our community, there’s always something going on at JCHS!

This page will feature snapshots of students, faculty and staff, as well as guests, in our new spaces at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital and in our surrounding community.

We hope you enjoy these shots and will visit this page often to see new photos!

Thursday, October 03 2013

On Thursday, October 3, 2013, over 50 high school guidance counselors from across the states of Virginia and North Carolina visited the JCHS campus at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital for a tour and lunch. The visit was part of a tour of private colleges in Virginia organized by the Council of Independent Colleges in Virginia (CICV).

Pictured above are the counselors on the JCHS campus in front of the third floor lobby at CRCH.

Thursday, September 05 2013

On Thursday, September 5, 2013, members of the local clergy in Roanoke, Virginia visited the JCHS campus at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital for a tour and lunch.

Pictured above on the JCHS campus are (left to right) Dr. David Trinkle, Associate Dean for Community and Culture at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine; Bishop Mark Bourlakes, Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Virginia; Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; the Rev. Wesley Smith; and the Rev. Joe Dunaghan, St. John's Episcopal Church Associate Rector. 

Saturday, August 24 2013

On Saturday, August 24, 2013, JCHS hosted a 50th Anniversary Reunion Breakfast for the Jefferson Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1963. It was a wonderful chance for friends and colleagues to get together and reminisce about their school days. 

Pictured above on the JCHS campus are (left to right) Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; Marlin Hughes Osborne; Janice Riggs Hume; Georgia Plunkett Hill; Bonnie Rice Winger; Rita Woody Watkins; Maxine Funkhouser Smith; Rosalie Schipper Shontz; Helen Bernard Webster; Mary Ann Foy Thompson; and Dr. Lisa Allison-Jones, JCHS Dean for Academic Affairs.

Tuesday, August 20 2013

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013, leaders from Wonju Health System visited the JCHS campus. Wonju, South Korea is the sister city of Roanoke, Virginia and the group was visiting us as part of their tour of our hometown.

Pictured above on the JCHS campus are (left to right) Dr. Kye Kim, Carilion Clinic, and a member of Wonju Sister City Committee; Dr. Byung-Ho Cha, Dean of Student Affairs for the Wonju College of Medicine at Yonsei University; Dr. Young-Hee Lee, Vice President, Yonsei Wonju Health System; Dr. Yeo-Seung Yoon, CEO & President, Yonsei Wonju Health System; Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; Dr. Lisa Allison-Jones, JCHS Dean for Academic Affairs; and Dr. In-Duk Kong, Dean of Academic Affairs, Wonju College of Medicine at Yonsei University.

Tuesday, August 20 2013

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013, JCHS held its annual Convocation Ceremony. The event is held every year at the beginning of the fall semester to welcome our students to campus. Before everyone headed across the street to the St. John's Episcopal Church, where the event was held, we paused for this snapshot of our faculty and Administration by the JCHS sign at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital on Jefferson Street.

Wednesday, August 14 2013

On August 14, 2013, the faculty, staff and administration of Jefferson College of Health Sciences gathered at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine for an orientation meeting kicking off the Fall 2013 semester. This group shot features our whole College crew! Welcome back, everyone, and best wishes for a great fall semester!

Tuesday, July 23 2013

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013, leaders from health and human services provider CCR visited the JCHS campus at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital and toured our classrooms, labs and student spaces.

Pictured above are (left to right) Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; CCR's Carey Peerman, Administrator of the Radford Health and Rehab Center; Lora Epperly, Chief Quality and Cultural Excellence Officer; Tania Gibson, and Angela Baldwinn Administrator of the Woodlands Health and Rehab Center; and Dr. Lisa Allison-Jones, JCHS Dean for Academic Affairs. Also participating in the visit was CCR's Deborah L. Petrine, President and Owner of CCR (not pictured).

Thursday, July 18 2013

On Thursday, July 18, 2013, leaders from Roanoke City Schools visited the JCHS campus at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital and toured our classrooms, labs and student spaces.

Pictured above are (back row, left to right) Tim Saddler, Assistant Principal, William Fleming High School; Joe Jablonski, Principal, Patrick Henry High School; Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; and Dr. Lisa Allison-Jones, JCHS Dean for Academic Affairs; (front row, left to right) Judith McKeon, JCHS Director of Admissions; Ruth Claytor, Assistant Principal, William Fleming High School; Kathy Duncan, Principal, Roanoke Technical Education Center (ROTEC); and Tammy Brown, Assistant Principal, William Fleming High School.

Tuesday, July 02 2013
On Tuesday, July 2, 2013, Carilion Clinic Chief of Police Steve Lugar and JCHS President Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop presented a $1,000 scholarship check to Adam Battaglia, an incoming first-year student at JCHS.   Adam was awarded the 2013 Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators Scholarship by the Virginia Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators. Chief Lugar nominated Adam for the scholarship as part of the application process.

Adam will begin studying in the Biomedical Sciences Program at JCHS in fall 2013. Congratulations, Adam, and we look forward to welcoming you to the JCHS campus as one of our newest Blue Healers in August!

Pictured above, from left to right on the JCHS Campus, are: Carilion Clinic Chief of Police Steve Lugar; Adam Battaglia; and Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences.

Friday, May 17 2013

On Friday, May 17, 2013, members of the Asbury United Methodist Men's Group visited the JCHS campus at Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital and toured our classrooms, labs and student spaces. 

Pictured above, from left to right in the Office of the President, are: Walter Price, III; Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop, President of Jefferson College of Health Sciences; Alan Johnson; Michael Thom; James Hamilton; Rev. Archie Richmond; and Raymond Bishop. 

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