Salus University’s provost and vice president of Academic Affairs, Janice E. Scharre, OD, MA, FAAO, will address incoming students during the University’s White Coat ceremony on Friday, August 17, at 2 p.m., in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 300 S. Broad St., Philadelphia.
Brianna Brim, MOT, OTR/L, CPAM, CLIPP, academic fieldwork coordinator for the Occupational Therapy (OT) program, just got back from a ten day immersion in a Clinical and Translational Research course for PhD students at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center.
Here's a quick skim of news and events you may have missed over the last two weeks.
Envisioning a collaboration between the University's Physician Assistant (PA) students and CityLife Neighborhood Clinics is what helped forge a partnership between the two in 2017.
As the clinic recently marked its one-year anniversary of its Oak Lane facility housed at The Eye Institute (TEI); it also celebrated the success of the pilot program where a Salus PA student completed a hands-on rotation at the facility.
As of July 1, Caitlyn Foy, DOT, MOTR/L, took on her new role as director of the Occupational Therapy Doctoral Program (OTD). Prior to this new role, she was under the mentorship of Fern Silverman, EdD, OTR/L, as the assistant director as they worked together to promote, develop, and direct the OTD program.