Vallejo, CA – Touro University California announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Alison McCormick, Associate Professor at Touro, College of Pharmacy, will pursue an innovative global health and development research project, titled "Plant-Produced Synthetic RNA Vaccines," which will use tobacco plants to produce much needed vaccines.
Vallejo,CA – New beginnings were launched on Sunday at the Masonic Auditorium in San Francisco as Touro University California, located on Mare Island in Vallejo, recognized the graduating class of 2012, representing students from the Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Pharmacy, and Education and Health Sciences.
Vallejo, CA – Touro University California will have a prominent presence this year in San Francisco at the 140th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), the oldest and largest gathering of public health professionals in the world.
Vallejo, CA – In honor of National Public Health Week, Touro University California (TUC) is hosting a special screening of the provocative award-winning film, “Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare,” a movie that tackles today’s healthcare system. A panel discussion immediately follows.
Touro University California will hold its 13th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, June 2nd, during which 463 degree candidates will receive their diplomas at the Masonic Auditorium, 1111 California Street in San Francisco.
VALLEJO – To address the institution’s needs for expanded space and growing research studies, Touro University California will celebrate the grand opening of its Translational Research Clinic and Student Health Clinic, including counseling services, on Wednesday, January 20, with a press conference, ribbon cutting, and reception.
Jesse Rohde, 2008 Touro University California alum, created a nonprofit foundation for health care in rural Africa after his experience in the University’s Global Health Program. It’s a program that helps students learn and provide health care to the underserved population while producing competent and compassionate students.
Vallejo, CA – After graduating more than 600 students who have become educational leaders in the counties of Solano, Napa, Contra Costa, and beyond, the Graduate School of Education is celebrating its 10-year anniversary with a festive celebration honoring alumni, students, and community members on May 19th at 6 p.m. in the Lander Hall Auditorium.
Vallejo, CA –The suspense is over for more than 120 future doctors at Touro University California’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, who were matched in the area they wish to practice for their careers.