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First Year Pharmacy Students’ Journeys Reveal How Different Paths Converge at Touro

October 16, 2023

For Justine, it was a career as a pharmacy technician that led to pharmacy school, but for Sebastian it was his parents’ careers in genetics that brought him to Touro.

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How to Become a Pharmacist: Education, Job Description & Salary

October 11, 2023

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding and fulfilling career path that combines healthcare, science, and leadership? Becoming a pharmacist might be the perfect choice for you.

School News

Alum Turns Field Experience into EPA Role in Puerto Rico

October 05, 2023

Delia Jimenez was born in Mexico, in the state of Jalisco, perhaps the most quintessential Mexican state, best known for tequila and mariachi music.


Faculty Doctors Young & Desselle Bestowed Awards

September 27, 2023

Three cheers to the talented faculty of Touro University California, whose excellence and dedication deserve to be recognized and celebrated. These accolades not only serve as a testament to the unwavering commitment of individuals who shape the future but also inspire a culture of continuous improvement and innovation.

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From Badges to Micro-Credentials: a Modern Approach to Skill Development

September 22, 2023

If you have never heard of a digital badge or micro-credential, it’s a form of accreditation that Touro University California (TUC) uses for situations where a full degree may not be necessary, but some formal training in the area is useful. 


Prioritizing Health & Safety: RSV, Influenza, and COVID-19 Precautions

September 20, 2023

As we approach the cooler days of fall and winter, it’s also time to prepare for respiratory illness season. The spread of COVID-19, flu, and RSV are diseases that can be reduced to ensure the health and safety of all members of the community.


Drs. Catherine Cone and Nathalie Bergeron Awarded $3.25 Million HRSA Grant

September 19, 2023

Dr. Catherine Cone, Associate Dean of Assessment, College of Pharmacy, and Dr. Nathalie Bergeron, Associate Dean of Research, College of Osteopathic Medicine, were awarded a 5-year HRSA grant for their project titled Engaging Students from Underserved North Bay Counties for Success in Health Professions Careers – Touro University California’s (TUC) HCOP Academy!


National Food is Medicine Day is September 14th!

September 14, 2023

By Dr. Traci Stevenson, DO


Bridging Borders: Dr. Chitra Pai's Global Impact Recognized in Medicine

September 11, 2023

When Dr. Chitra Pai received the message that she had won the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, as honored as she was, she wondered what exactly she had done to win. In reflecting, rather than a long list of accomplishments, what she found was gratitude.


Pharmacy Staff Spotlight: Sutthida Torr

September 05, 2023

Sutthida Torr joined Touro University California's College of Pharmacy in September 2022 as Coordinator of Assessment. She, with the Associate Dean of Assessment, collects data on university and national surveys.