The College of Allied Health Professions supports Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) in its mission to increase the availability of health care providers to serve the needs of the people living in the western region of the United States.
Allied Health News
KUDOS ON ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Department of Physical Therapy Education Alumnus Carlos Roel, DPT ’10, who is a medical staff member on the U.S. Paralympic Soccer Team, reports that the U.S. team came in 7th place in the Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships 2015 (CPFWC) in June, which qualified them for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
KUDOS ON ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Brian Tessier, MSHS, PA-C, Assistant Professor, Department of Physician Assistant Education, was selected as this year’s recipient of the Provost’s Shared-Governance Travel Stipend Award. Tessier was selected for his leadership and vision for Shared Governance and his contributions to the academic environment at WesternU. As the recipient of this award, he will receive a travel stipend to cover the costs of attending the 2015 annual American Association of University Professors (AAUP) Summer Institute July 23-26 at the University of Denver.
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February 1, 2016
Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_History_Month
February 8, 2016
Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year is an important Asian festival celebrated at the turn of the lunisolar Chinese calendar. It is also known as the Spring Festival, the literal translation of the modern Chinese name. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinese_New_Year
February 14, 2016
February 15, 2016
February 17-20, 2016
Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, Anaheim
February 18, 2016
WesternU Alumni Reception Hilton Anaheim Hotel
February 27 & 28, 2016
8am-5 pm Rock Tape Go Stronger Longer Course. FMT Basic and FMT Performance kinesiology taping for healthcare and fitness professionals. http://www.rocktape.com/education-research/functional-movement-techniques/.
March 17, 2016
St. Patrick’s Day
March 27, 2016
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