Until further notice, our Elkins Park campus is closed and our clinics are closed to non-emergency patients. Patients with urgent concerns can visit SalusUhealth.com/Contact to arrange an emergency telehealth or in-person appointment or referral.
CPPD intends to use virtual communication to maintain the structure of their current schedule.
Over the years the name of our institution may have changed, but the excitement and anticipation of commencement day has remained the same.
Committed to graduating the highest caliber of professionals, Salus faculty represent some of the best minds in health science and blindness and low vision.
With a hands-on approach to patient care, an early and sustained clinical experience is what sets Salus graduates apart from their professional peers.
Emphasizing quality and continuity with patients and their interprofessional teams, Salus students are exposed to integrated programs where exploration and collaboration drive holistic healthcare.
Experience the best of two worlds. Our vibrant, suburban campus located just outside of Philadelphia offers easy access to unlimited culture, arts, history, sports, and entertainment.
Since 1919, Salus graduates have been leading their professions with progressive thinking for the changing world of health and wellness.
Salus students are part of a community much greater than the University. Close to home and across the globe, we pursue projects that advance the world of health, wellness, and public service.
From our nearly century long and proud history, Pennsylvania College of Optometry has pioneered some of the most influential innovations in post-graduate optometric education worldwide.
With an interdisciplinary approach, the College of Education and Rehabilitation educates professionals dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for those affected by disabilities.
An exceptional academic and clinical experience, the Osborne College of Audiology prepares thought-leading audiologists to practice in medical, educational and private practice settings.
Uniquely focused on today’s critical healthcare issues, the College of Health Sciences graduates professionals fully equipped to meet the complex—and ever-changing—demands for health worldwide.
This program offers students interested in pursuing a graduate or professional degree in the health sciences the opportunity to strengthen their scientific background.
Alta Fried, MSOT ‘14, graduated with her master’s degree in Occupational Therapy.
She not only went on to complete her fellowship training at the Philadelphia Hand and
Shoulder Center, but she has also dedicated more than 4,000 hours in hand therapy to
become a Certified Hand Therapist.
Jacqueline Pittam, MEd, MS, CCC-SLP, really likes exposing her students at the Speech-Language Institute (SLI) to alternative methods of communication. After all, her specialty as a clinical instructor is Augmented and Alternative Communication (AAC).
When William Hanuschock ‘20BLVS, who has been visually impaired since birth, landed an internship six hours away from his home in Uniontown, Pa., he said goodbye to his family and girlfriend, packed his belongings and secured housing and transportation – all within 24 hours of receiving the news.
In continuation of Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM), an annual nationwide campaign aimed to raise awareness about communication disorders, and in light of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Kelly Salmon, SLPD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CLT-LANA, assistant professor in the University’s Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) program, explains the role of an SLP in the rehabilitation of coronavirus patients after prolonged ventilator use.