Welcome! As a WesternU alumnus or alumna, you are automatically a member of the WesternU Alumni Association, a network of more than 14,000 graduates of Western University of Health Sciences. Alumni like you have an established presence in every state in the U.S., as well as in a dozen territories and overseas countries. Regardless of where you are residing, we hope that you will stay in touch as the Alumni Office is committed to providing assistance to you throughout your journey as a healthcare professional and beyond.

We love to hear all your exciting news, so please share new contact information, jobs, publications, presentations, awards, honors, marriages, births, etc… Anything you would like to share, we would love to hear about it and share it with your classmates in the Class Notes section of the WesternU View!  We also welcome all photos pertaining to your updates. Click here to share your news!


WesternU’s Presidential Symposium examines humanism in medicine
Medicine is much more than scientific knowledge and textbook definitions of disease. It’s reaching out to a patient who feels isolated. It’s developing relationships and thereby growing the mind. It’s ...Read More
WesternU faculty contribute to Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Two faculty members from Western University of Health Sciences have contributed to the 2017 Special Themed Edition on professional development in the Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners ...Read More
WesternU College of Veterinary Medicine Dean Phillip Nelson named AAVMC board president
Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine Dean Phillip Nelson, DVM, PhD, recently began his one-year term as president of the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) ...Read More


WesternU Connect

WesternU ConnectWesternUConnect is a free and secure web-based platform designed to connect WesternU students and alumni for professional networking and career advice, as well as help you keep in touch with classmates, make new contacts in your specialty or region, find out about upcoming events, stay up to date on campus news, and more! Signing up takes just about one minute with your existing LinkedIn or Facebook account, or you can register using your email address. Get connected today!


Throughout the year, the Alumni Office works with our campus partners to invite alumni to various events, including receptions at professional conferences, regional networking mixers, class reunions, on-campus lectures, and more! We hope that you will JOIN US at an upcoming event!

“Taste of Philadelphia” Dinner during the American Osteopathic Association’s OMED Convention in Philadelphia, Oct. 9. Join us!

ATC 2017

Celebrate with hundreds of WesternU alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends at “A Tribute to Caring” in Anaheim, Nov. 4.



alumni benefitsAll WesternU alumni are automatically members of the Alumni Association, and as such, you have access to a variety of benefits. Take advantage of special services like the Alumni Job Board and L.A. Fitness discounts just for you.

Pumerantz Library Access

As alumni, you are able to use the library’s complete collection of electronic resources when you come on-campus to visit the library.. A complete list of Library resources available to alumni can be found online or by contacting the Library directly at (909) 469-5323 or reference@westernu.edu.


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David-Shofler_Midori HigashiDavid Shofler, DPM, MSHS ’13, and Midori Higashi, DPM ’15, published an article, “Reliability of Visual Estimation of the First Intermetatarsal Angle,” in The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery. Click here to view the article online.

Pedram NavabPedram Navab, DO ’01, is a board certified neurologist, a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and practices at the Los Angeles Sleep Institute. He was interviewed for a segment about sleep disorders and treatments on the “Desert Living Show,” which aired April 17 on NBC in the Palm Springs area. The segment can be viewed here.

Diva Malinowski Green, DVM ’16,
was featured in an NBC Boston news segment on her treatment of an arthritic giraffe using acupuncture. The segment re-aired several times and was even picked up by NBC affiliates nationwide, as well as news outlets in the United Kingdom, Canada, and Russia. The segment can be viewed here.

Wallace WongAnthony Do, PharmD ’12 co-founded a telemedicine platform called Firstdoc that connects US Board Certified Physicians to patients around the world via telemedicine to provide quality healthcare. The company is commited to improving healthcare access to the underserved communities and has started by offering free doctor’s visits via telemedicine to patients in Vietnam. The company is currently looking for volunteer physicians to help them reach more patients.