March is dedicated as Women’s History month, which also hosts International Women’s Day, March 8, to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women – all while also making a call to action for accelerating gender balance. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) - women make up over 80 percent of healthcare workers.
Members of the Salus community attended the National Academies of Practice (NAP) Meeting and Forum in Pentagon City, Va., March 7 through March 9.
A team of faculty and staff from the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) descended into New Orleans, La., to attend the year’s first and largest educational optometric conference, Southeastern Educational Congress of Optometry (SECO) February 20 through 24.
Salus University has named Chaitali Baviskar the new assistant vice president for Clinical Operations. In her new position, Baviskar will serve as the chief operating officer responsible for the efficient and effective management of the University’s clinical sites - The Eye Institute, Pennsylvania Ear Institute and Speech-Language Institute - while ensuring the highest standards of patient care in conjunction with the educational experience of its students.
Next week, Cara Orr, PA-C, will officially be joining Salus University’s Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Department as an assistant professor.