Salus University and its clinical facilities will be closed Monday, May 27, 2019.
Salus University’s Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program emphasizes experiential and service learning, which is why for three years now, PA students have volunteered at the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA) in Philadelphia.
Last month, Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) Class of 2019 students who decided to pursue a residency after their upcoming May graduation, anxiously opened up a confidential email to find out where they were matched for their residency. These students joined other optometry students across the country in a day called Match Day.
As the largest gathering of occupational therapy professionals in the world, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) held its annual conference April 4 through 7 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. The 2019 conference featured over 1,400 educational and poster sessions, exceptional speakers, and an Expo Hall filled with the latest products and opportunities for networking.
On Friday, April 12, Salus faculty, students and staff participated in the inaugural Health Fair conducted by the LeVine Backstretch Clinic, which is operated at the Parx Casino in Bensalem, Pa. as part of the horse racing facility there. The Backstretch Clinic is an initiative of the La Salle University Neighborhood Nursing Center; the volunteer physician, Dr. Ken Risen; and, the Pennsylvania Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (PTHA).
On Friday, April 26, 2019, thirty-five additional notable individuals will be awarded Presidential Medals to commemorate the 100th anniversary of PCO and the 10th anniversary of Salus. Every Saturday leading up to Friday April 26, we will highlight a few of the new awardees. This week's are Drs. Gudmundsen, Lewis, Mittelman and Osborne.