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Practicing Street Medicine

February 08, 2022

While Touro University California’s different healthcare programs might be divided into different specialties, the basic theme unifying all of them is the students’ general desire to help vulnerable populations.


School News

Attracting National Guard Soldiers

February 08, 2022

Touro University California’s campus is a located on the former Mare Island Shipyard Navy base. Faculty at the Physician Assistant program are hoping that could make some potential students feel right at home.


Community

Carquinez Village Collaborative Project

February 07, 2022

We’ve probably all heard the phrase, “it takes a village” as it relates to raising children. The same idea is being applied to Carquinez Village; part of a growing ‘Village’ movement intentionally designed to help older adults stay connected to their communities.  The model works due to the gracious invested time of our (always looking for more) volunteers who assist with rides, calls, and other help so the members can safely remain in their homes.


Students

Student Doctor of the Year

February 02, 2022

Becoming a physician is not as simple as it can sometimes seem – you graduate from college and then put in four more years at medical school.


Students

Medicine, A Family Tradition

February 01, 2022

Touro University California doesn’t have an official legacy program, but for College of Osteopathic Medicine student-doctor Amrit Banga, that doesn’t matter much.


School News

Empathy Training

January 26, 2022

First-year College of Pharmacy students had the opportunity to experience some of the difficulties their future patients will experience during empathy training in late November.


School News

Aiding the POP AART Project

January 26, 2022

Representation matters, even in a diagram in a textbook. Touro University California (TUC) Assistant Professor Dr. Theodore C. Smith will be assisting in a project meant to demonstrate greater representation of physical traits in anatomy instruction. The project is being funded by The American Association for Anatomy (AAA).


Community

Clean Air For Residents

January 10, 2022

With cold temperatures and rainfall in the previous few weeks, summer wildfires might seem like a distant memory. The impact from those fires aren’t necessarily gone for your lungs.


Research

The Nature of Nature

January 04, 2022

People from certain generations are probably familiar with the urging of a parent to “go outside and play.”


Research

Student Researcher of the Year

January 03, 2022

Touro University’s Student Researcher of the Year Selection Committee named Student-Doctor Colburn Yu as the Student Researcher of the Year.