WesternU, Sight Savers America help visually-impaired children read, play and thrive
Covina resident Mackenzie Martinez, 16, received training on his new Freedom Scientific Onyx HD Electronic Video Magnifier (EVM) at the Western University of Health Sciences Eye Care Institute, Los Angeles Nov. 30, 2017. The EVM allowed him to magnify text to make reading easier and even allowed a closer look out the window, a view that included Beverly Hills High School and the Hollywood sign…
As the first facility of its kind in the area, the WesternU Patient Care Center offers:
The Pet Health Center is a full-service veterinary hospital offering a variety of services, including preventive care, vaccines, routine surgeries such as
spay and neuter, and dental cleanings.
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Collaboration and teamwork among health professionals are important aspects to the delivery of high-quality patient care. A landmark report by the Institute of Medicine suggests health care workforce preparation should include interprofessional education (IPE).
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Western University of Health Sciences President Daniel R. Wilson, MD, PhD, gave his first State of the University address March 1, 2017, offering a message of inclusion, celebration and collaboration to sustain and expand WesternU as the nation’s most nimble, innovative and audacious graduate health sciences university. Click to read more…
WesternU has created a committee to help guide the University through its accreditation reaffirmation cycle, which concludes in 2018. The WSCUC (WASC Senior College and University Commission) Reaffirmation Steering Committee consists of 12 members representing a cross section of the University.
Follow this link, http://www.westernu.edu/ire/ire-accreditation/wscuc/, for FAQs and answers, a list of members, and to track the committee’s progress. Later this year, the WesternU community will be invited to provide input for the University’s Institution Report to WSUSC.
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Adeba Mohammad, MSMS ’15, DO ’19, presented a study at the World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, in Universal City, Calif. The Study unexpectedly showed there was no meaningful association between the severity of diabetes and the number of associated conditions.