Salus University and its clinical facilities will be closed Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We will open with normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 21st.
The American Optometric Association (AOA) National Optometry Hall of Fame Selection Committee recently announced four optometrists who will be inducted into the National Optometry Hall of Fame on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at a ceremony during Optometry’s Meeting in St. Louis, Mo. Salus University’s president, Michael H. Mittelman, OD, MPH, FAAO, FACHE will be among the four.
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.
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).
The University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) welcomes Nicholas Gidosh, OD ’15, as he starts his new role as assistant professor and chief of Cornea and Contact Lens Service (CCLS) at The Eye Institute (TEI).