Roadmap to the New Normal

Whether classes are online or in-person, Touro Nevada continues in its mission to provide high quality education. For information on classes and business operations, read Touro University Nevada's Roadmap to the New Normal and all Coronavirus updates. Touro Nevada students continue to provide free K-12 tutoring, undergraduate tutoring, or other community assistance. View #MedReady to learn more.

Touro Nevada News

Touro Osteopathic Medical Students Honored for Their Research Project on Nevada’s Physician Shortage

Jul 21, 2020

Fourth-year medical students Rhiannon Ryan and Scott Goodsell recently had their research project, titled “The Future of the Physician Shortage in Nevada,” published in the American College of Legal Medicine (ACLM).

Touro University Nevada Receives $3.25 Million From Dept. of Health and Human Services

Jul 13, 2020

Touro University Nevada has been named the recipient of the Scholarships for Disadvantaged Physician Assistant Students (SDS) grant in Southern Nevada. Totaling $3.25 million over five years, the grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and will provide scholarships to first- and second-year physician assistant studies students at Touro.

Touro Nevada Campus Community Comes Together for “Walk for Justice”

Jun 19, 2020

The Touro University Nevada community peacefully marched through Downtown Henderson during the “Walk for Justice” on June 19.

Touro University Nevada Recognizes Employee Achievements During Annual Town Hall Meeting

Jun 11, 2020

Touro University Nevada CEO and Senior Provost Shelley Berkley and Provost, Dr. Ray Alden, provided critical campus updates to faculty and staff; including honoring those who celebrated work anniversaries and professional achievements during a virtual CEO and Provost Town Hall meeting on June 11.

Campus Community Comes Together for “Touro Nevada Stands Against Injustice” Discussion

Jun 9, 2020

The Touro University Nevada campus came together for an important virtual discussion called “Touro Nevada Stands Against Injustice.”

School of Occupational Therapy Students and Faculty Honored by State and National Organizations for Their Contributions to Profession

May 26, 2020

Students and faculty from the Touro University Nevada School of Occupational Therapy were honored with several important awards for the work they’ve accomplished in the occupational therapy profession.

Paul R. Rennie, DO, FAAO, Installed As President of American Academy of Osteopathy

May 7, 2020

Paul R. Rennie, DO, FAAO, of Henderson, Nevada, was installed as the president of the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 14 during the AAO’s 2020 annual Convocation in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Before becoming president, Dr. Rennie served for one year as the president-elect of the AAO, the nation’s largest medical society devoted to fostering neuromusculoskeletal medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine (NMM/OMM).

Touro’s School of Nursing Honors Faculty, Student, and Alumni During National Nurses Week

May 6, 2020

To celebrate National Nurses Week, held each year from May 6-12, the Touro University Nevada School of Nursing honored nurses on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic in several ways.

Touro Nevada Medical Students Launch #MedReady Website

Apr 21, 2020

Touro University Nevada students are making life easier for Nevadans who are encouraged to stay inside their homes to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Touro University Nevada Donates 80,000 Masks to Help Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Apr 15, 2020

Touro University Nevada took another major step in helping to protect the Southern Nevada community from COVID-19 by providing 80,000 medical-grade and surgical masks to local hospitals, physicians, medical centers, first responders, and more, for free.

Touro University Nevada Students Provide COVID-19 Screenings to Las Vegas Valley’s Homeless Populations

Apr 6, 2020

Draped from head-to-toe in light blue scrubs and personal protective equipment, students from Touro University Nevada are helping to combat the spread of COVID-19 for Southern Nevada’s most vulnerable populations.

Touro’s College of Osteopathic Medicine Achieves a 100% Residency Placement During Match Week

Mar 20, 2020

The Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Class of 2020 achieved a 100% residency placement during Match Week as fourth-year medical students from across the country learned where they will do their residencies.

CDC Guidelines for COVID-19

Mar 9, 2020

According to the CDC, here is a list of ways to help protect yourself from COVID-19.

Touro University Nevada Reigns Victorious in 11th Annual Big Game

Mar 6, 2020

As the final buzzer went off, Touro University Nevada had escaped with a 76-66 victory in the 11th annual Big Game, held at the SLAM Academy in Henderson.

Touro’s Donors Put University on Successful Path to Improving Healthcare and Education in Southern Nevada

Fundraising for Tomorrow

Mar 4, 2020

As medicine and technology continue to evolve, donors are leading the efforts to help Touro University Nevada prepare its students, faculty, and the community to provide a safer future for everyone. 

Physician Assistant Student Finds Second Calling After Career in Law Enforcement

Forging a New Path in Medicine

Mar 3, 2020

Five years ago, Heather Rhoden was working as an enforcement division agent for the Nevada Gaming Control Board. 

Touro University Nevada Will Showcase Nearly 60 Projects During Annual Research Day

Touro University Nevada Will Showcase Nearly 60 Projects During Annual Research Day

Feb 24, 2020

Touro University Nevada will showcase nearly 60 collaborative research projects from students and faculty during the 14thannual Research Day on March 12.

Touro Holds 2020 Basketball Clinic for Children with Autism and Developmental Disabilities

Touro Holds Annual Basketball Clinic for Children with Autism and Developmental Disabilities

Feb 23, 2020

The sound of feet running up and down the basketball court inside the Touro University Nevada gymnasium almost matched the sound of laughter coming from the children running.

 A special ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the center’s grand opening and was attended by the Touro College and University System Leadership, Dr. Robert McBeath, President of OptumCare Nevada, several healthcare professionals and students, and members of the Southern Nevada community.

Touro University Nevada Unveils New OptumCare Ultrasound Training Facility

Jan 21, 2020

Touro University Nevada took the next step to enhancing medical education for its students by unveiling the new OptumCare Ultrasound Training Facility on Jan. 21.

Touro Nevada Sweeps Touro California to Retain Golden Spike Championship

Touro Nevada Sweeps Touro California to Retain Golden Spike Championship

Jan 17, 2020

The Golden Spike Trophy made its return to the Southern Nevada desert after the Touro University Nevada Matadors defeated the Touro University California Bulls in the annual volleyball game on the Touro California campus.