Touro Nevada News

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’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.

Expanded Clinic at The Shade Tree Provides Patients and Students with Lasting Experiences

Improving Healthcare for a Better Future

Dec 16, 2019

For the last decade, Touro University Nevada’s physician assistant (PA) faculty and students have provided free healthcare to hundreds of abused women and children living at The Shade Tree. 

The Touro University Nevada community lived its mission of service to humanity thanks to two great fundraising initiatives that led to thousands of dollars and canned food donations in early December.

Touro University Nevada Community Raises Thousands of Dollars in Donations and Food For Holiday Season

Dec 9, 2019

The Touro University Nevada community lived its mission of service to humanity thanks to two great fundraising initiatives that led to thousands of dollars and canned food donations in early December.

Students from the School of Physician Assistant Studies, School of Nursing, and School of Occupational Therapy provided free healthcare at Project Homeless Connect during the week of Thanksgiving.

Students Provide Free Healthcare Services During Project Homeless Connect

Dec 2, 2019

Service to humanity is a core tenant of Touro University Nevada’s mission statement, and no better example could be found than when students from the School of Physician Assistant Studies, School of Nursing, and School of Occupational Therapy provided free healthcare at Project Homeless Connect during the week of Thanksgiving.

Molasky Family Foundation Scholarship Assists Student Veterans on Their Journeys

Providing a Brighter Outlook for Our Veterans

Nov 14, 2019

Christy Molasky has always held a deep passion for education and helping others. She has also held great regard for military veterans and supports their quest for higher education. 

Touro University Nevada honored the brave men and women who served in the U.S. armed forces during a special on-campus Veterans Day ceremony on Nov. 11.

Touro University Nevada Celebrates Veterans Day with Special On-Campus Ceremony

Nov 12, 2019

Touro University Nevada honored the brave men and women who served in the U.S. armed forces during a special on-campus Veterans Day ceremony on Nov. 11.

Touro University Nevada celebrated the academic achievements of students from the Schools of Physician Assistant Studies (PA), Nursing, and Education during Winter Commencement at the Paris Las Vegas on Nov. 3.

Nearly 150 New Touro University Nevada Graduates Honored During Winter Commencement

Nov 4, 2019

Touro University Nevada celebrated the academic achievements of students from the Schools of Physician Assistant Studies (PA), Nursing, and Education during Winter Commencement at the Paris Las Vegas on Nov. 3.

Touro University Nevada Medical Students, Faculty, Alumni, and Staff Travel to Annual OMED Conference

Touro University Nevada Medical Students, Faculty, Alumni, and Staff Travel to Annual OMED Conference

Oct 30, 2019

Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine was well represented at the annual Osteopathic Medical Education Conference (OMED) in Baltimore, the American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) largest conference of the year. 

The Michael Tang Regional Center for Clinical Simulation was filled with poster board projects as second-year students from the Touro University Nevada School of Occupational Therapy presented their research to their classmates, faculty, and peers on Oct. 24.

Occupational Therapy Students Present Myriad Research Projects for Campus Community

Oct 25, 2019

The Michael Tang Regional Center for Clinical Simulation was filled with poster board projects as second-year students from the Touro University Nevada School of Occupational Therapy presented their research to their classmates, faculty, and peers on Oct. 24.

Nearly 20 TUNCOM students presented research posters during the weekend-long conference, four of whom were recognized for their outstanding presentations.

College of Osteopathic Medicine Well Represented at Nevada State Medical Association’s Annual Conference

Oct 23, 2019

The Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUNCOM) was well represented at the Nevada State Medical Association’s (NSMA) annual conference in Reno in mid-September.

Touro University Nevada honored the victims of the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting with a special on-campus ceremony, including a tree dedication in front of the university.

Community Comes Together for Tree Dedication to Commemorate the 1 October Tragedy

Oct 2, 2019

Touro University Nevada honored the victims of the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting with a special on-campus ceremony, including a tree dedication in front of the university.

Physician Assistant (PA) Students Participate in Wilderness Medical Course to Decrease Stress and Learn Lifesaving Skills

Touro University Nevada Takes Learning to the Wilderness

Sep 20, 2019

Challenging and fast-paced work environments, ever-changing regulations in the healthcare space and more can cause stress and burnout for many Physician Assistants (PA). Touro University Nevada (TUN) is addressing this issue by enabling students to benefit from fresh air while learning during the Wilderness Medical Course (WMC) trip to the great outdoors.

New Students Receive White Coats During Annual Ceremony

Sep 17, 2019

More than 350 new students took a significant step in their healthcare careers during the annual Touro University Nevada White Coat Ceremony at The Rio on Sept. 16.