ICYMI: August 2018

Maura Keenan AwardNew Certification Our own Maura Keenan, vice president of Human Resources and Administrative Services received her Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) national certification from The International Foundation of Employee Benefits. Congratulations!
New Board of Director Member Jill Meltzer, AuD ‘01 was elected to join The American Tinnitus Association Board of Directors. Congratulations!
International Assistance Dog Week The week of August 6 was International Assistance Dog Week. Salus O&M students participated in a two-day hands on seminar at the Seeing Eye Guide Dog School in Morristown, N.J. They learned about guide dog breeding practices, the role of the O&M specialist working with guide dog applicants and experienced users and experienced travelling with guide dogs under simulated visual loss.
New Year, New Faculty We’d like to welcome all of the following new faculty members to Salus:

College of Education and Rehabilitation
Anna Grasso, MS, OTR/L
Amy Lustig, MA, MPH, PhD
Kenneth Newton, MS, CCC-SLP

College of Health Sciences
Christine McCormick, MS, MMS, PA-C

Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Stan Hatch, OD, MPH, FAAO
Nicholas Karbach, OD
Patrick McManamon, OD
Brandi Scombordi, OD

International & Continuing Education
Robert Andersson, MSc, PhD