Doherty Center for Aviation and Health Research

Mission and Goals

The Colonel Stephen S. and Lyla Doherty Center for Aviation and Health Research was established to promote scholarship and innovation at Lewis University in the fields of health and aviation and to create opportunities for mutually beneficial partnerships with business and the community.

Doherty Center Goals

  1. Advance the formalization of research initiatives at Lewis University

  2. Encourage and support the research endeavors of faculty and students

  3. Create a place where scholars come together to pursue research that advances knowledge in the fields of aviation and health

  4. Strengthen Lewis University’s relationships with practitioners in these fields