The National Optometric Association (NOA) held its annual conference in Hilton Head, SC in early July. Faculty and students from the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry attended and several PCO students, members of the PCO chapter of NOSA (National Optometric Students Association) received awards.
Salus University provost, Dr. Janice Scharre, has announced the appointment of Donna Agnew, PA-C, as director of the Physician Assistant (PA) program, effective August 1.
Salus University Student Council has announced Jill Federico, OD ’15 and Kate Hartnett, MSOT ’15 as the 2014-2015 recipients of the Dr. Thomas L. Lewis Leadership Excellence Scholarship.
The Salus community welcomed its third and largest group of optometry students from Qassim University in Saudi Arabia to Elkins Park in June. The eight sixth-year students, who return home in August, were here to augment their clinical curriculum.
Dr. Audrey Smith, dean of Salus University College of Education and Rehabilitation, announced today that the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) awarded candidacy to the University’s Master of Science degree program in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) for a period of five years beginning July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2020.