News and Stories
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College of Osteopathic Medicine Spring Commencement
More than 200 new graduates from the College of Osteopathic Medicine took their moment in the sun as they proudly walked across the stage during Spring Commencement at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts on May 1.
Occupational Therapists' Critical Role in Stroke Patient Recovery
Occupational therapists specialize in myriad of focuses that help improve the physical, mental, and emotional state of the people they work with to help them live their lives to the fullest.
Dr. Amina Sadik Honored with Prestigious Award from International Medical Education Organization
If at any time you step into, or even walk by Dr. Amina Sadik’s office, you can instantly appreciate the passion she has for her students.
Touro Partners with Caesars Entertainment for ‘Light It Up’ Celebration for Autism Acceptance Month
In celebration of Autism Acceptance Month, Touro University Nevada once again partnered with Caesar’s Entertainment to hold the annual Light It Up celebration inside The Linq for families from the Sharon Sigesmund Pierce and Stephen Pierce Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities.
Touro University Nevada Heads to Carson City for Legislative Day
Nearly 20 representatives from Touro University Nevada, including students, faculty, staff, and Advisory Board members, traveled 400 miles to the state capitol in Carson City for Touro Day at the Legislature.
Touro University Nevada Dominates Touro University California, 54-39, in The Big Game
From the opening tipoff, Touro University Nevada completely overwhelmed Touro University California, leaving Vallejo with a massive 54-39 victory in The Big Game.
New Testing Center Allows Touro Students to Take Exams on Campus
Touro University Nevada has opened its new Testing Center to provide an on-campus space for students to take their critical exams in a quiet and peaceful environment.
Touro University Nevada’s College of Osteopathic Medicine achieves 100% residency match/placement for its medical students
The College of Osteopathic Medicine of Touro University Nevada (Touro), Nevada’s largest medical school, is celebrating a 100 percent match/placement rate for its 162 medical students that make up the Class of 2023.
Touro University Nevada Honors Caesars Entertainment and Shelley Berkley for Their Longstanding Commitment to the Institution During Annual Gala
Touro University Nevada honored Caesars Entertainment and Shelley Berkley, Senior Vice President of the Touro University System, for their support and commitment to the institution during the 2023 Touro University Gala at Four Seasons Las Vegas.
Students and Faculty Showcase Long List of Research Topics During Touro University Nevada’s 17th Annual Research Day
Touro University Nevada’s students and faculty proudly displayed their research projects during the university’s 17th annual Research Day held inside the on-campus Events Center on March 8.
School of Nursing Faculty Finding New Ways to Help DNP Students Better Analyze Their Scholarly Project Data
Faculty from the Touro University Nevada School of Nursing’s Doctor of Nursing Program (DNP) are finding new and innovative ways to help their students better analyze and interpret their scholarly project data.
Touro Celebrates Black History Month with Historical Presentation on Significance of Dance in the Black Community
In celebration of Black History Month, Touro University Nevada hosted several groups for a special presentation on Black dance history in Southern Nevada and beyond on Feb. 22.
New eSports Lounge Opens Exclusively for Touro’s Students
Touro University Nevada’s students now have a new location to unwind and forget about school for a bit after the grand opening of the on-campus eSports Lounge.
Touro University Nevada Participates in Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade
The Touro University Nevada community, led by the Office of Admissions, participated in the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade in Las Vegas on Jan. 16.
Dr. Andrew Priest’s Nevada Roots and Commitment to a Healthy Population Guide His Vision at Touro University Nevada
As Dr. Andrew Priest cultivates his new role as Touro University Nevada’s Campus President and Provost, his institutional vision remains driven by a deep desire to improve the quality of life for residents in the Silver State and beyond.
Michael Tang Regional Center for Clinical Simulation Receives Accreditation by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare
The Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH) has awarded provisional accreditation to the Michael Tang Regional Center for Clinical Simulation (Center) at Touro University Nevada (Touro), home of Nevada’s largest medical school and its only school of osteopathic medicine.
Dr. Joe Hardy Retiring After a Nearly 50-Year Career in Medicine
Dr. Joe Hardy wanted to work in medicine ever since his parents first bought him a ‘Visible Man’ toy for Christmas when he was a child.
Touro Campus Community Lives Mission by Providing Donations to Las Vegas Valley During Holiday Season
The Touro University Nevada campus community exemplified its mission of service to humanity during the holiday season as students and employees both donated heavily to local organizations.
Jose Parra Named College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Student Doctor of the Year
The College of Osteopathic Medicine named Jose Parra, a fourth-year medical student and graduate of Touro’s Master’s of Science in Medical Health Sciences Program (MHS), Student Doctor of the Year for 2022.
School of Physical Therapy Celebrates Accomplishments Together During Annual Holiday Party
All three cohorts from Touro University Nevada’s School of Physical Therapy came together for a holiday celebration filled with research presentations, camaraderie, and fun inside the university’s new on-campus Events Center.