As National Physician Assistant (PA) Week kicked off on October 6, two events allowed the PA Department to applaud the success of its past and present students. On October 6, a special alumni and friends reception was held in the Hafter Student Center to honor the 2017 PA Alumna of the Year, Christine T. McAndrew, MMS ’09, PA-C.
A graduate of the University’s Advanced Placement Doctor of Optometry degree program (APOD) made history by publishing the first primary eye care and clinical procedures manual in Chinese.
A special Alumni and Friends Reception for the Blindness and Low Vision Studies (BLVS) Department was held on July 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Hafter Student Center’s Bennett Lounge.
From June 21-25, Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) students, faculty and staff gathered in America’s capitol to participate in Optometry’s Meeting 2017, sponsored by both the American Optometric Association (AOA) and the American Optometric Student Association.
From June 1-4, the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) clinical and didactic faculty, members of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association and the first cohort of Accelerated Optometry Scholars took part in an in-depth training experience for advanced optometric procedures in laser surgery.