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  1. H.S. Lopez Family Foundation, Midwestern University Partner to Offer Rural High School Students Healthcare Career Experiences

    The Foundation has provided a generous $14,000 grant to fund a scholarship for six exceptional high school students from rural Arizona to attend the eight-day Health Careers Institute for High School Students at Midwestern’s Glendale Campus this summer.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Five students wearing latex gloves learn about anatomy with a dummy arm
  2. Midwestern University Celebrates Lunar New Year

    The Lunar New Year Events Commemorated the Year of the Dragon

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Lunar New Year dragon and dancer perform in The Commons.
  3. Faculty Spotlight: Lauren Sbarbaro, Psy.D., LADC

    Assistant Professor, Behavioral Sciences, College of Health Sciences

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Lauren Sbarbaro.
  4. BHHS Legacy Foundation Renews Grant Funding for Midwestern University High School Programs

    BHHS Legacy Foundation has decided to continue their partnership with Midwestern University.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Students learning about health care equipment
  5. CDMA and CDMI Students, Faculty Explore Oral and GI Health Connections

    Cross campus research examines the link between oral and GI health.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Midwestern University Collge of Dental Medicine-Illinois program faculty and staff pose for a group photo.
  6. Midwestern University Appoints New Dean of Students

    Midwestern University is proud to announce that Shannon Sesterhenn, M.S., Ed.D., has been appointed as the new Dean of Students for both the Glendale, Arizona and Downers Grove, Illinois campuses.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    • IL - Downers Grove
    Shannon Sesterhenn headshot at Glendale campus
  7. Student Spotlight: Brooke Major

    Chicago College of Optometry, Class of 2025 and Master of Science in Precision Medicine graduate.

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Brooke Major sitting outside on a bench.
  8. AZCOPT Students Provide Free Eye Care for Resettling Refugees

    Optometry students and members of SVOSH assisted VOSH in giving eyecare to about 185 refugees from Afghanistan, Latin America, Ukraine, and several parts of Africa.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Optometry students pose for a group photo outside the Community Foundation building.
  9. MET Academy Offers Local High School Students a Glimpse into Dental Medicine

    Peoria High School students experienced hands-on lab activities in exploration of a future career in dental medicine.

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    • AZ - Glendale
    High school students viewing a presentation in the dental medicine lab.
  10. Student Spotlight: Sara Moosa

    Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Class of 2027

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Sara Moosa
  11. Neurology Talk Explores Advice, Experience, and Career Options for Students

    Dr. Bajwa shared his experience and case studies with the medical students.

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Dr. Bajwa presents to a group of students about neurology.
  12. Ceremony Marked Rite of Passage for Nurses to Begin Rotations

    Ceremony recognizes student accomplishments

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Exceptional Nurses Being Honored
  13. Faculty Spotlight: Brad MacNeil, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Behavioral Sciences, College of Health Sciences

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    • AZ - Glendale
    Brad MacNeil Headshot
  14. CCOM Holds Annual Mini Medical School for Aspiring Healthcare Students

    Mini Medical School offers local high school and college students a glimpse into the healthcare field

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    • IL - Downers Grove
  15. Student-Spotlight: Mariangel Morales

    Dental Medicine Program, Downers Grove, Class of 2025

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    • IL - Downers Grove
    Mariangel Morales