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.
The recent COVID-19 pandemic has created an influx in telehealth services both locally and nationally. And, since Salus has a history of being at the forefront of health service delivery and technology, it’s no surprise the University’s Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) and Occupational Therapy (OT) programs are on the front lines – virtually.
Andrew Gurwood, OD ‘89, FAAO, Resident ‘90, is a professor of Clinical Sciences in the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) and co-chief of Suite 3 at The Eye Institute (TEI). He is also an attending clinical staff member of Albert Einstein Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology.
This is the first of a three-part Q&A series highlighting audiologists and speech-language pathologists and the life altering treatments they provide for communication disorders.
When Dr. Alan Kabat, OD ’90, FAAO, isn’t teaching the University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) students, you can find him cooking perfectly prepared BBQ chicken on his grill or throwing a fishing line into the nearest body of water.
What’s it like being an occupational therapist (OT) on the front lines, battling the COVID-19 pandemic day in and day out? Katelyn McCaw, MSOT ’16.