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Alum Turns Field Experience into EPA Role in Puerto Rico

October 5, 2023
Public Health Grad's Work in Puerto Rico Contributes to Real-World Impact.

Tips & Resources

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

September 22, 2023
Touro University System's micro-credentials and digital badges are a great opportunity to expand knowledge and skills.


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

September 20, 2023
The spread of COVID, flu, and RSV are diseases that can be reduced to ensure the health and safety of all members of the community.


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

September 11, 2023
Dr. Chitra Pai, MD, D(ABMM) wins the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award for her humanitarian and global approach to healthcare.

School News

Social Justice Series: Impacts of Technology on Health Equity and Social Justice Free Online Zoom Sessions

August 30, 2023
Touro University California’s Social Justice in Public Health Series returns this year with sessions focused on the Impacts of Technology on Health Equity and Social Justice.

Alumni, Students

Current Student Earns Inaugural Award

August 28, 2023
Rocio Estrada, Who Has Worked Several Years in Health Care, Seeks Joint Physician Assistant, Public Health Degree


New School Year, New Faces for 2023

August 17, 2023
Profiles of five Touro University California first-year students

School News

Awards, Grants, and Notable News

August 10, 2023
A digest of the awards, grants, and recognition recently received by Touro students, faculty, staff, and alumni

School News

New School Year Welcomes Students and New Leadership

August 3, 2023
Dr. Tami Hendriksz is now the Interim Chief Academic Officer in addition to being Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM), and Newman Hoffman is Interim CEO and Vice President

School News

Orientation Welcomes Students with Fun-Filled Activities and the Power of Giving Back

August 1, 2023
Touro University California campus buzzed with excitement as more than 300 students lined up outside Lander Hall on the morning of Tuesday, July 25th, for the much-anticipated three-day new student orientation.

School News

Annual Mosaic Celebration Continues to Raise Money for Diversity Medical Scholarships

July 21, 2023
Touro University California will host its highly anticipated Mosaic Gala on August 24th on the Mare Island Campus starting at 5:30pm.

School News

Touro Public Health Celebrates Founder with Hero Award

May 29, 2023
Program Fetes Dr. Assefaw Tekeste Ghebrekidan as Global Health Hero


Campus Tour Brings Back Memories for Public Health, Pharmacy Grad

May 24, 2023
Dr. Nina A. Diez, MPH, PharmD, Class of 2014, paid a visit to her alma mater to see what's happening on campus and within the College of Pharmacy


Students, Alums Send Messages of Inspiration to Class of 2023

May 19, 2023
Touro University California Sets Stage as Hundreds Prepare for Commencements at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium

School News

Commencement Returns to Sacramento Memorial Auditorium

May 12, 2023
Touro University California is proud to announce the upcoming Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2023


Touro Partnership To Free The Innocent From Prison

March 29, 2023
Non-profit organization partners with Touro to free the factually innocent from prison.


Solano High School Students Visit Touro For Leadership Conference

October 20, 2022
Weeklong event aims to empower local youth with leadership skills


Rep. Thompson Announces Plan To Tackle 'Ghost Guns'

October 20, 2022
Gun violence costs taxpayers $280B annually, Thompson says


Mayors Highlight Public Health Homelessness Symposium

October 20, 2022
Social Justice series tackles homelessness and poverty


Improving The Kenyan Maternity Process

September 7, 2022
Local nonprofit uses Touro experts to reduce infant mortality rate and the maternity process