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WesternU SHPEP students gain hands-on experience during the podiatry rotation
WesternU / College of Podiatric Medicine / Community Outreach

Community Outreach

Foot and Ankle Center

WesternU Health Pomona

The Foot & Ankle Center in Pomona is a state-of-the-art facility staffed by nationally recognized experts in podiatric medicine and surgery. Our team is proud to offer critical expertise to help patients experiencing acute and chronic lower extremity conditions and those with serious foot and ankle problems caused by systemic chronic conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, cardiovascular disease, and obesity.

Care Harbor Fairplex

Delivering Care to Underserved Populations

Western University of Health Sciences students and faculty regularly volunteer at one of the largest free health clinics in California, Los Angeles Care Harbor. The annual events serves thousands of uninsured patients and brings together thousands of volunteers.

WesternU SHPEP students gain hands-on experience during the podiatry rotation

WesternU Academic Community Engagement

WesternU students work with the department of Academic Community Engagement (ACE) to expose students from K-12 to the health professions. Programs include the Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP), Health Career Ladder (HCL). These experiences leave lasting impressions on both WesternU students and the area’s youth.