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Mentors Help Put Students On The Right PATHS

March 17, 2023

Pathways in Achievement to Total Health in Students (PATHS), a partnership between Sierra Health Foundation’s Elevate Youth project, Touro University California, The Mentoring Center, and Kaiser Permanente, helps connect mentors with Vallejo youth in an effort to reduce the occurrence of and education around substance abuse among this age group, improve resiliency, increase graduation rates and improve overall community wellness.

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5 Fast Facts with Dr. Jodie Sandhu

March 17, 2023

Dr. Prabjot (Jodie) Sandhu has taken over as the head of the School of Nursing during an important period of growth and transition for this vital program.

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Partnership With UOP To Address Physician Shortages

February 17, 2023

According to a report from the Association of American Medical Colleges, the United States could see a shortage of up to 124,000 physicians by 2034, with an especially high number in California’s Central Valley. This builds upon Touro’s academic partnership with St. Joseph’s Medical Center to continue to grow and develop new residency programs in Stockton.


American College of Diabetology Gets $2.99M Helmsley Grant

February 09, 2023

The American College of Diabetology (ACD) today announced a big step forward to increase diabetes education, access, and care across the United States. 

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Physician Assistant Program Gets Boost From Grant Funds

January 26, 2023

Paying for college is a major consideration for any student, but for those in professional career programs, those challenges can be magnified.


New Grant Creates SolanoConnex And Pharm2Home Partnership

January 23, 2023

People old enough to remember vintage peanut butter cup commercials will know the slogan, “two great things that go great together.”


Journey of a First-Generation Pharmacy Student

January 20, 2023

By: Chandani Khana

As a first-generation student, Chandani had quite an adventurous journey ahead of herself. Although she had an older sister, Dr. Puja Khana, whom attended college and graduate school, times were very different between them two as an age gap of 18 years was present. Therefore, she writes this to explain her journey and inform others to follow their passion.


Malone Earns Welch Scholar Grant

January 12, 2023

Earning an educational grant is more than just a gold star on a resume.

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Mother & Daughter Show Pharmacy Is A Family Affair

January 12, 2023

Many parents send their children off to college or off to graduate school and hope for the best. For Touro University California College of Pharmacy Program Coordinator Iris Dreu, she doesn’t have to hope – she can check in on and support her daughter, Joey, every day.


Dr. Andrea Taylor Named Lasker Award Honoree

January 10, 2023

Touro University California Professor of Basic Science, Dr. Andrea Taylor, is the recipient of The Gabriel W. Lasker Service Award for 2022.