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Stephen Rudnick, OD ‘71

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Presidential Medal of Honor 2024: Stephanie Czuhajewski, Executive Director of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology

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Where Are They Now: Amber Fessler, OTD ‘20

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Stephen Rudnick, OD ‘71

Alumni from all our programs recently provided memories from their time as students here on campus. Below is one excerpt from the collection.

Presidential Medal of Honor 2024: Stephanie Czuhajewski, Executive Director of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology

She’s not an audiologist and she’s not a graduate of Salus University. But as executive director of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology...

Where Are They Now: Amber Fessler, OTD ‘20

She’s always had a passion for Occupational Therapy (OT), so when her husband was transferred to Washington by the Air Force, Amber Fessler,...

Latest Haiti Service Trip Featuring Three Doctors of Optometry More Harrowing Than Anticipated

David McPhillips, OD ‘85, FAAO, has been going on Volunteer Optometric Service to Humanity (VOSH) trips to Haiti since he was a student in...

Presidential Medal of Honor 2024: Paul B. Freeman, OD ‘74

It’s turning out to be a banner year for Paul B. Freeman, OD '74, FAAO, FOVDR. Not only is he celebrating his 50th anniversary of...

Drexel President Fry to Graduates: Character and Integrity Still Matter

Salus University's commencement, held Thursday, May 23, featured 290 graduates who attended out of the 305, including 106 master’s...

New Articulation Agreement with DeSales University

Salus University has signed a new articulation agreement with DeSales University on both its Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree program and its Master...

Presidential Medal of Honor 2024: Rita Chaiken, AuD ‘03

Dr. Rita Chaiken, who has been involved with the University’s Osborne College of Audiology (OCA) virtually since its establishment in 2000,...

Commencement 2024: Post-bacc Program a Foundation for Success

Sabrina Syed and Karolina Pasierb are the first two students in the inaugural Post-baccalaureate in Health Sciences (PBHS) program to continue on...

Vice President Harris Makes a Montco Stop to Talk About Reproductive Freedom

Vice President Kamala Harris teamed up with actress Sheryl Lee Ralph during an official campaign stop in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, on May 8...

Presidential Medal of Honor 2024: Jim Saviola, OD ‘85

When he got home from his piano lesson, Dr. Jim Saviola checked the messages and learned that he had been named a 2024 Presidential Medal of Honor...

Commencement 2024: Through Adversity Comes Strength — Dr. Rajan’s PhD Journey

Dr. Jenny Rajan dug in, took on the challenge, and will graduate with her PhD during the University’s 128th commencement ceremony May 23,...

What Does it Mean to Be an R1 Institution?

Being designated as an R1 institution signifies that a university has achieved the highest level of research activity according to the Carnegie...

Commencement 2024: Visually Impaired Children Inspired Mom to Go Back to School

Jeannine Penzone ‘24O&M is a single mom with three children, two of whom have retinitis pigmentosa, a rare, inherited eye disease that...

Drexel President to Deliver Keynote at 128th Commencement

John Fry, President of Drexel University, will deliver the keynote address at Salus University's 128th commencement ceremony on May 23, 2024,...

Dr. Mittelman Accepts Inaugural Aerospace Optometry Award Named in His Honor

Dr. Michael Mittelman was the inaugural recipient of the Rear Admiral (RADM) Michael H. Mittelman Award for Excellence in Navy Aerospace Optometry...

Occupational Therapy Level Two Fieldwork Experience

In this podcast, Salus University Occupational Therapy (OT) faculty member Anna Grasso, OTD, MS, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM, associate professor and...

Where Are They Now: Alicia Reiser, OTD ‘18

Alicia Reiser, MS, OTR/L, OTD ‘18, ADHD-RSP, was looking for the “missing piece” in her career. And, she found it in the Salus...

From Drexel To Salus, (Almost) Back to Drexel: Emily Damico ‘24PA and Momina Khan '24PA

Hearing about the upcoming merger between Salus and Drexel University seemed like an ironic coincidence for two second-year Physician Assistant...

Looking to Make a Career Change? Enroll in the SLP Post-bacc Program

The Post-baccalaureate Program in Speech-Language Pathology was designed to prepare students to excel academically and professionally by...

Board of Trustee Among Panelists at ‘Invest: Philadelphia’ Conference

Thomas Beeman, PhD, LHD, MBA, USN (ret.), a member of the Board of Trustees at Salus University, served as a panelist on one of three panels at the...

The Red Carpet is Rolled Out on Accepted Student Days

Accepted Students Day at Salus University this year was a little different for Nina Danko. That's because visiting the Elkins Park,...

Prospective Students Represent the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Black Eyecare Perspective Signing Day

Signing days are a staple of athletic commitments at institutions across the country, but three Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) at Salus...

Speech-Language Pathology and Occupational Therapy Students Unite with Arcadia University

Physical Therapy (PT) students from Arcadia University joined with first-year students from Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) and Occupational...

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