Touro Nevada Stories

Learn more about the paths our faculty, students and staff took to Touro Nevada. 

Dr. Robert Askey, Director, School of Education.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Robert Askey, Director, School of Education

Mar 22, 2018

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Robert Askey, Director of the Touro University Nevada School of Education.

Niyat Teweldebrhan.

Student Spotlight: Niyat Teweldebrhan, Medical Health Sciences Program

Mar 16, 2018

When Niyat Teweldebrhan was 8-years-old, she found herself in a jail cell with her father and brother, innocent victims of a nasty border war between her home country of Ethiopia and neighboring Eritrea near the Red Sea.

Dr. Terry Else, Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Terry Else, Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Feb 12, 2018

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Terry Else, Professor from the College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Terry Else in the research lab.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Terry Else, Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jan 25, 2018

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Terry Else.

Dr. Cynthia Lau.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Cynthia Lau, Associate Professor, School of Occupational Therapy

Jan 19, 2018

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Cynthia Lau, Associate Professor from the School of Occupational Therapy.

Student Puja Patel.

Student Spotlight: Puja Patel, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jan 8, 2018

Even before her medical school journey began, Puja Patel was all too familiar with hospitals.

Dr. Joe Hardy, Associate Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Joe Hardy, Associate Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dec 6, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Joe Hardy, Associate Professor from the College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Kellie Hawthorne

Student Spotlight: Kellie Hawthorne, School of Physician Assistant Studies

Dec 4, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Kellie Hawthorne. of the School of Physician Assistant Studies.

Michelle Mangold, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Student Veteran Spotlight: Michelle Mangold, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Nov 7, 2017

This month, TUNews spoke with Michelle Mangold, a fourth-year medical student from the College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Patricia Strobehn, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing.

Faculty Focus: Patricia Strobehn, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Nov 21, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Assistant Professor Patricia Strobehn from the School of Nursing.

Patricia Strobehn, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing.

Faculty Focus: Patricia Strobehn, Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Nov 21, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Assistant Professor Patricia Strobehn from the School of Nursing.

Nyla Khwaja performing an ultrasound on a a patient.

Touro PA Student Uses Ultrasounds to Connect With Women at The Shade Tree Shelter

Nov 15, 2017

As she prepares for graduation, Nyla Khwaja has embraced the importance of ultrasounds and how they will impact her career after Touro University Nevada.

Student Kelsie Kaneshiro.

Student Spotlight: Kelsie Kaneshiro, School of Physical Therapy

Oct 27, 2017

For as long as she can remember, Kelsie Kaneshiro has always loved two things: sports and the elderly.

Nancy Lee, School of Physician Assistant Studies.

Faculty Focus: PA Nancy Lee, Assistant Professor, School of Physician Assistant Studies

Sep 27, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Nancy Lee, assistant professor at the School of Physician Assistant Studies.

Dr. Karen Duus, associate professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Karen Duus, Associate Professor, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Aug 21, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Dr. Karen Duus, associate professor of the College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Student Thao Nguyen, School of Nursing.

Student Spotlight: Thao Nguyen, School of Nursing

Aug 16, 2017

Growing up in Vietnam, Thao Nguyen never had any aspiration to pursue a career in nursing. Even after her family moved to Northern California when she was 13, Nguyen couldn’t imagine herself as a nurse.

Dr. James McKivigan, Assistant Professor, School of Physical Therapy.

Faculty Focus: Dr. James McKivigan, School of Physical Therapy

Jul 19, 2017

This month, we sat down with Dr. James McKivigan, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy.

Jessica Brysky, School of Physician Assistant Studies.

Student Spotlight: Jessica Brysky, School of Physician Assistant Studies

Jul 13, 2017

Growing up in a police family, Jessica Brysky knew she always wanted to help people.

Alexa Lewis and Dr. James Ramseier.

Student Spotlight: Alexa Lewis, College of Osteopathic Medicine

Jun 28, 2017

In this edition, we sat down with Alexa Lewis, of the College of Osteopathic Medicine.