All Graham Lambert and Charles Cullison were looking to do was compete in a research poster competition. As it turned out, though, fate would have much more in store for them. What started off as a poster presentation for the … Continue reading Touro University Nevada Medical Students Pave Way for Improved Marijuana DUI Testing
Touro University Nevada celebrated the accomplishments of nearly 300 graduates during two Spring Commencement ceremonies, May 12 and June 5. Touro graduates included osteopathic physicians, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and teachers. “Competent, caring physicians, health care professionals and educators … Continue reading Touro University Nevada Graduates Its Most Recent Class of Health Care and Education Professionals During Spring Commencement
Nothing was going to stop Alexa Lewis from working in the emergency room. Even in high school in Santa Fe, N.M., Lewis knew the emergency room was her career calling. Being able to help others in need is an ability … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Alexa Lewis, DO18
Where did you grow up? I grew up in Western Pennsylvania and Northeast Ohio. How did you get started in the physical therapy field? Well, I was a Navy corpsman and saw that the physical therapists were returning the injured … Continue reading Faculty Focus: Dr. James McKivigan, Assistant Professor, School of Physical Therapy
After battling cancer for the last 15 years, June Boyko nearly died last December. Less than four months later, though, she commanded a significant presence in the nation’s capital as Nevada’s lone representative for the American Lung Association. While in … Continue reading Four-Time Cancer Survivor June Boyko Shares Inspirational Story With Nevada Congressmen in Washington D.C.
Students, faculty and alumni from Touro University Nevada’s (TUN) Physician Assistant Studies (PA) program came together for a fun-filled mixer at Topgolf on May 15. The event was held during the annual American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA) Conference which … Continue reading Touro University Nevada PA Faculty, Students and Alumni Celebrate AAPA Conference with Reception at Topgolf
After weeks of brainstorming, 2018 cohorts from the School of Occupational Therapy had their new inventions on display during the annual Assistive Technology Fair held inside the gymnasium on May 24. The devices, created to assist those living with physical … Continue reading Occupational Therapy Students Showcase Creative Inventions at Assistive Technology Fair