In accordance with the Process to Reopen Pennsylvania, we have resumed limited university operations effective June 8, 2020.
CPPD intends to use virtual communication to maintain the structure of their current schedule.
In college, Andrew Meagher, OD ‘15, Resident ‘16, FAAO, developed the skill of being able to cut his own hair. He became pretty good at it, too. Little did Dr. Meagher know, though, that skill would come in handy during the lengthy home quarantine as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
When Janice Chau, OD ‘20, set out on her path to a career in healthcare, she enrolled in a nursing program at Drexel University. After studying for a year to become a nurse, a visit to her personal eye doctor helped the Salus University Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) graduate see her own future as an optometrist – much clearer.
Writing this message during the COVID-19 crisis stay-at-home restrictions, I hope that this Salus communication finds you, your families, and your co-workers safe as you support them along with your communities.
Through its “Looking Out for Kids” (LOFK), vision care initiative, Salus University has brightened thousands of children’s lives by ensuring they receive the vision care necessary for their educational success.
The global pandemic surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak has reshaped our worlds, at least in the short-term. In response to the pandemic, our students, faculty and staff made an almost seamless pivot, moving from traditional didactic instruction to online instruction, traditional laboratory instruction to virtual instruction, where possible, and all student instruction at the University’s clinical facilities was canceled.