2018 News

Dr. Tricia Catalino presenting the Dr. Candace Ortiz Scholarship Awards.

Touro University Nevada Physical Therapy Students Honored With Dr. Candace Ortiz Scholarship Awards

Feb 20, 2018

The Touro University Nevada School of Physical Therapy (PT) recently honored two students with the Dr. Candace Ortiz Scholarship Award for their hard work and dedication inside and outside of the classroom.

Touro University Nevada Aims To Improve Healthcare in Southern Nevada by Matching 11 New Residents at Valley Hospital Medical Center

Feb 14, 2018

Touro University Nevada matched 11 new residents at Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas during the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Match Day on Feb. 5. In total, 32 Touro students matched in a variety of specialties at hospitals and medical centers across the country.

Touro University Nevada Receives More than $21,000 During “Ante 4 Autism” Celebrity Poker Tournament

Feb 27, 2018

Touro University Nevada will receive more than $21,000 for the Sharon Sigesmund Pierce and Stephen Pierce Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities from the 10th annual Ante 4 Autism Celebrity Poker Tournament.

Touro University Nevada Approaching Final Stages of Reaccreditation Process

Jan 29, 2018

Touro University Nevada is in the final stages of its reaccreditation process with the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Dr. Tonya Walls.

Touro University Nevada Education Professor to Present Two Research Papers to National Research Association

Jan 23, 2018

Dr. Tonya Walls, Assistant Professor in Touro University Nevada’s School of Education, will present two of her research papers to the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in April.

Attendees at the 2017 Season of Lights event.

Touro University Nevada Raises More Than $75,000 During “Season Of Lights” Fundraiser

Jan 16, 2018

Touro University Nevada raised more than $75,000 during the annual Season of Lights Soiree and Silent Auction fundraiser at the home of donor and Advisory Board Member Michael Tang on Dec. 10.

Shelley Berkley cutting the ribbon for a grand opening ceremony.

Touro University Nevada Opens Two New Training Centers Positioned To Make Profound Impact on Health Care Education

Jan 4, 2018

Touro University Nevada opened the doors of two new impactful centers on campus – the Michael Tang Regional Center for Clinical Simulation and the Chantal & Stephen J. Cloobeck Regional Center for Disaster Life Support. The institution, which continues to lead the state of Nevada as the largest medical school, will now have even greater impact on health care education and the community.