Scientists from the China Conservation and Research Centre took a crucial first step to repopulate the giant panda into the wild by recently visiting with a renowned reproductive biologist from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, Calif.
Leaders from Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) and California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) pose for a photo during a linkage signing ceremony Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 on the WesternU campus in Pomona, Calif.
Western University of Health Sciences’ annual gala fundraiser highlighted the power and importance of caring.
WesternU’s “A Tribute to Caring” gala on Nov. 9, 2013 brought more than 550 guests to the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim to raise money for student scholarships.
The theme of “Fire and Ice” was reflected in everything from the table centerpieces to the raffle prizes to the dessert, but the word that resonated through the evening was “caring.” Both award recipients reflected on the meaning of that word in their moving and inspiring speeches. Click here to read more.
WesternU’s fundraiser for student scholarships took place Nov. 9 at the Disneyland Hotel. Honorees: Rudolf L. Brutuco, MD, MPH, Elie Wiesel Humanism in Healing Award, and Richard A. Shinto, MD, MBA, Access to Caring Award.
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).