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Campus News

The seminar is modeled as a “mini-boot camp” for nursing students
Diaz assumed the position of associate professor and co-chair of the SMU Doctor of Physical Therapy program in late July
Students engaged in a variety of learning activities
This is Dr. Dutra's first experience with the World Games
 

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Media Mentions

Over the past five years, the medical mannequin trend has snowballed. Among the institutions leading the way: Samuel Merritt University, Harvard's Center for Medical Simulation and Imperial College London.

 

Source: OZY
Published: Wednesday, August 19, 2015

SMU's Dr. Tomas' FACES Summer Medical Academy for underrepresented students teaches culturally sensitive care for a new generation of healthcare professionals. 

Source: Global Health Fellows Program II
Published: Wednesday, August 5, 2015

As scientists conduct research into the human genome, they are cracking codes to some cancer and other diseases. Meet Northern California patients who are receiving custom therapies—with dramatic results. 

Source: KVIE Sacramento
Published: Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Barb Puder, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medical Neuroscience, at Samuel Merritt University, and a member of the AAA Public Affairs Committee, has set her sights beyond the walls of her university and has developed neuroscience community outreach programs designed for grades K-12 and the community. 

Source: Anatomy Now
Published: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

"I became involved in starting an Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School Chapter at my school and began to use the IHI online modules to solidify ideas about patient safety and healthcare improvement."

Source: PSQH: Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare
Published: Friday, June 12, 2015

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