In the early morning of Thursday, January 24, even though rain was pouring down outside, the energy in the Loews Philadelphia Hotel was electric. Philadelphia’s top constituents came out for Invest: Philadelphia’s World Class Minds panel and launch conference, which was held as part of a celebration of the inaugural edition of Invest: Philadelphia Magazine.
It is with great sadness that Salus announces the recent passing of Master of Public Health (MPH) alumna and former president of the World Council of Optometry, Uduak Udom, OD, MPH ’15. She was 63-years-old.
Kimberly “Kim” Blodgett was recently named director of Annual Giving in the University’s Office of Institutional Advancement.
Recently, the University’s Department of Blindness Low Vision Studies (BLVS) program successfully ran a pilot micro-credential course, Neurological Visual Impairment in Children, for professionals in blindness and low vision.
Earlier this year, the University unveiled the campus’ largest classroom in honor of Lorraine Lombardi, PhD for her dedicated service to both the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) and Salus.