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Upcoming Alumni Events

As part of the WesternU Alumni Association, you are invited to various programs and events throughout the year to keep you connected to the WesternU family and fellow alumni. We encourage you to stay involved, and hope to see you at the upcoming events listed below!

For more information regarding any of the upcoming events or to find out how you can host an alumni event in your area or for your class, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@westernu.edu or (909) 469-ALUM.

 

2017

June

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

June 23
5:00 p.m.

WesternU Reception


American Optometric Association -
Optometry's Meeting
Marriott Marquis
Washington, D.C.
Click to RegisterMeet up with your fellow alumni, as well as current students and faculty at the WesternU Reception at the Marriott Marquis Saturday, June. 23, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
June 23
6:00 p.m.

WesternU Dinner


California Podiatric Medial Association - Western Foot and Ankle Conference ("The Western")
Tortilla Jo's Restaurant
Anaheim, Calif.
Click to RegisterMeet up with your fellow alumni, as well as current students and faculty at the WesternU Dinner at the Tortilla Jo's Restaurant Friday, June. 23, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
June 28

PA Career Expo

WesternU Health Education Center
Pomona, Calif.
Click to RegisterExplore employment opportunities at the WesternU Physician Assistant Career Expo, designed to connect you with representatives from employers throughout the industry who are looking for talented and qualified PAs.

If you are looking for a job, considering changing jobs, or just want to investigate the opportunities available, don’t miss this event! Lunch and parking are included.

July

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

July 1
5:30 p.m.

WesternU Reception


California Veterinary Medical Association - Pacific Veterinary Conference ("PacVet")
Hyatt Regency
Long Beach, Calif.
Click to RegisterMeet up with your fellow alumni, as well as current students and faculty at the WesternU Reception at the Hyatt Regency Saturday, July. 1, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
July 21
7:00 p.m.

CVM Reception


American Veterinary Medical Association -
Annual Convention
JW Marriott Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Ind.
For details or to RSVP, contact Annaluz Wilton at awilton@westernu.edu or (909) 469-5565.Meet up with your fellow alumni, as well as current students and faculty at the CVM Reception in Room 204 of the JW Marriott Indianapolis. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.
July 27-30

CPM Gathering


American Podiatric Medical Association - National Convention ("The National")
Nashville, Tenn.For details or to RSVP, contact Amanda Behnke at abehnke@westernu.edu or (909) 469-5525.Meet up with your fellow CPM alumni, students, and faculty at The National! Event date, time, and location TBA.

August

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

Aug 3-4

WesternU Exhibit Booth


American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians of California - Annual Scientific Medical Seminar
Disneyland Hotel
Anaheim, Calif.
N/AStop by the WesternU exhibit table, Aug. 3-4, in the Disneyland Hotel.
Aug. 12
8:30 a.m.

WesternU President Daniel R. Wilson, MD, PhD, Inauguration and Convocation

Fairplex Building 4
Pomona, Calif.
Save the Date!Join us as we officially welcome 1,000 new students and President Daniel Wilson to WesternU!
Aug. 18-20

Compounding Sterile Products

Auro Pharmaceuticals
La Habra, Calif.
Click to RegisterHealth-system pharmacists and technicians need more training in sterile compounding as the California State Board of Pharmacy is now requiring special licenses for sterile compounding pharmacies with stricter requirements for education and training of staff. This course provides sterile compounding lectures, demonstrations and hands on practice as well as the applicable training in the standards, regulations and laws.

2.0 CEU’s or 20 Contact Hours
Aug. 27
1:30 p.m.

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Tour

LA Coliseum
Los Angeles, Calif.
Click to RegisterJoin WesternU alumni, students, and their guests for a private tour of the historic LA Coliseum, including the locker rooms and press box.

As this event will take place just a couple weeks before the International Olympic Committee announces whether Los Angeles or Paris will host the 2024 Olympic Games, following the tour, we'll have a brief talk and Q&A with former team physician and current president of USA Shooting James Lally, DO '91, MSHPE '93.

September

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

Sep. 8-9

WesternU Exhibit Booth


Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of California - Fall Conference
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Monterey, Calif.
N/ADrop by the WesternU exhibit booth Sep. 8-9 at the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa.
Sep. 15-17

COMP-Northwest Exhibit Table


Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of Oregon - Primary Care CME Conference
Downtown Portland Embassy Suites
Portland, Ore.
N/ADrop by the COMP-Northwest exhibit booth Sep. 15-17 at the Embassy Suites hotel.
Sep. 16
11:30 a.m.

WesternU Luncheon


California Physical Therapy Association - Annual Conference
Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
San Diego, Calif.
Click to RegisterJoin WesternU alumni, students, faculty, staff, and their guests at the WesternU Luncheon at the Hilton Gaslamp Saturday, Sep. 16, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

The hotel is just a short walk from the Convention Center, where the CPTA Conference is being held,
Sep. 16

Optometry Alumni Event


The Vision Council - Vision Expo West
Las Vegas, Nev.For details or to RSVP, contact Amanda Behnke at abehnke@westernu.edu or (909) 469-5525.Meet up with your fellow WUCO alumni at Vision Expo West! Event time and location TBA.

October

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

Oct. 9
6:00 p.m.

WesternU "Taste of Philadelphia"
Dinner


American Osteopathic Association - OMED Convention
Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City
Philadelphia, Pa.
Click to RegisterJoin WesternU alumni, students, faculty, staff, and their guests at a special WesternU "Taste of Philadelphia" Dinner on Monday, Oct. 9.

For those attending OMED, be sure to stop by the WesternU Exhibit Booth (#1212) in the Philadelphia Convention Center, Oct. 7-9.
Oct. 13
7:30 p.m.

WesternU Reception


American Academy of Optometry - Academy 2017
Chicago, Ill.Click to RegisterMeet up with your fellow alumni, as well as current students and faculty at the WesternU Reception. Event location TBA
Oct. 21

College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Reunions

Pomona, Calif.Save the Date!Alumni from the Classes of 2007 and 2012 are invited back to celebrate their 10th and 5th Reunions with their classmates and the College!

If you're interested in helping plan the event for your class, please contact Tim McPheron at tmcpheron@westernu.edu or (909) 706-3762.
Oct. 25

PT Career Expo

WesternU Campus
Pomona, Calif.
Save the Date!Make plans to join us to explore employment opportunities at the WesternU Physical Therapy Career Expo, designed to connect you with representatives from employers throughout the industry who are looking for talented and qualified PTs.

Employers looking to hire WesternU PTs should contact Courtney Schultz at cschultz@westernu.edu or (909) 469-8495.
Oct. 27
5:30 p.m.

COP
Dinner


California Society for Health-System Pharmacists - Seminar 2017
Battista's Hole in the Wall
Las Vegas, Nev.
Click to RegisterJoin COP alumni, students, faculty, staff, and their guests for dinner on Friday, Oct. 27.

For those attending Seminar, be sure to stop by the WesternU Exhibit Booth at Paris Las Vegas (3655 S Las Vegas Blvd.), Oct. 27-28.

November

Date-Time

Event Name

Location

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Details-Notes

Nov. 4

WesternU's A Tribute to Caring

Disneyland Hotel
Anaheim, Calif.
Save the Date!Make plans to join hundreds of WesternU alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends at the annual "A Tribute to Caring" gala in support of student scholarships.

 

For more information regarding any of the upcoming events or to find out how you can host an alumni event in your area or for your class, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@westernu.edu or (909) 469-ALUM.

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