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Women of WesternU

Women of WesternU

The “Women of Western U” Exhibit was the first in a series of displays honoring women who have been instrumental in the creation and building of Western University of Health Sciences. The women in the first series included: Mrs. Harriet Pumerantz, First Lady; Viola M. Frymann, DO, Founding Board of Directors; Lorane M. Dick, PhD, Chair of OP&P; Alice Oglesby, PhD, Professor of Microbiology; Maureen A. Shiftlett, PhD, Professor of Microbiology; Julie G. Madorsky, MD, Professor of Family Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine; Vidalita G. Grunden, MD, Professor of Pathology; Anne E. Musser, DO, Chair of Family Medicine; Brigit E. Nardell, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology; Sarah D. Clauss, PhD, Professor of Anatomy; and Ursula Stevenson, MLS, Founding Librarian.

Faculty, staff, and students were invited to a reception, which was held on April 9, 2012 at the Harriet K. & Philip Pumerantz Library. Individual remarks were given by President Pumerantz, Mrs. Pumerantz, Dr. Dick, Dr. Oglesby, Dr. Shiflett, Jeffrey Keating on behalf of Dr. Frymann, and Lurlene Moreno for Ms. Stevenson.


1st Series of Honorees