CSUDH Students Present Research at Prestigious Health Science Conferences

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Eleven seniors majoring in health sciences at California State University, Dominguez Hills presented details of their research at two high-level conferences during the fall semester. Three seniors presented at the Annual American Public Health Association (APHA) meeting held in Boston in … [Read more...]

University Social Work Exchange Connects Students Internationally

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Twice a month, Master of Social Work (MSW) students at California State University, Dominguez Hills are sharing the best practices they have learned in the classroom and in the field with counterparts at Kingston University in London, England. But the students aren’t traveling across the pond to do … [Read more...]

Keeping Pace with 2013 Excellence in Service Award Recipient Mary Lou Cappel

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Just as the YMCA, the Boys and Girls Club of America, and other such recreational programs have provided countless young people with a chance at a healthy, productive life, so too has Mary Lou Cappel, professor and program coordinator of Recreation and Leisure Studies at California State University, … [Read more...]

Michelle Padilla Wholeheartedly Believes in Disease Awareness

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“Gooood afternoon… This is K-D-H-R coming live from Cal State Dominguez. This is Michelle Padilla. …Happy Valentine’s Day everybody. It’s also go red for women American Heart Association Month …and we’re winding down Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week…” Michelle Padilla, a junior at … [Read more...]

Health Science Students Present at National Conference

CSU Dominguez Hills health science students Chiara Landsman, Jenese Girgis, and Jenna Alarcon, and assistant professor of health sciences Enrique Ortega at the 2012 APHA Annual Meeting.

Students from the Division of Health Sciences at California State University, Dominguez Hills were among a select few undergraduates who presented their scholarly research alongside respected professionals, as well as doctoral and master’s level students at the 140th American Public Health … [Read more...]

Asja Hall: 2012 CSU Dominguez Hills Hearst Scholar

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As a teenager, Asja Hall was struggling to finish high school; now she is pursuing a Master’s of Science in Social Work (MSW) at California State University, Dominguez Hills, where she also earned a bachelor’s degree in human services and public administration in 2011. She was recently honored as … [Read more...]

Occupational Therapy Cohort Program Distinctive in Design

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Now in his third semester in the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT) program at California State University, Dominguez Hills, Edward Kim is focused on pediatrics. He along with one of 69 students from the program’s eighth cohort are in the field once a week at the Speech and Language … [Read more...]

Record Number of Clinical Science Students Receive Siemens-ASCP Scholarships

Back row, L-R: Cheryl Jackson-Harris, program coordinator and professor of the clinical sciences program, Lissette Renteria, Annie Tran, Christy Chung. Front row, L-R: Alex Funk, Marianela Hechavarria, Haixia Huang.

Six students from the California State University, Dominguez Hills Division of Health Sciences clinical science program have been awarded scholarships for 2011-2012 by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), a professional organization in the field, in partnership with sponsor Siemens … [Read more...]

Dr. Terrence Roberts to Speak at CSU Dominguez Hills of His Experiences as One of the Little Rock Nine

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Dr. Terrence Roberts, whose attempts to enroll in an all-white school in segregated Little Rock, Ark., with eight other African American students sparked controversy and debate nationwide in 1957, will give a guest lecture on Thursday, April 28, at California State University, Dominguez … [Read more...]

Professional Society Lends a Hand to Occupational Therapy Students

Patricia Quan and Mayuri Mody (L-R, seated), hope to grow a new generation of hand therapists with a gift for scholarships from the Hand Therapy Society of Greater Los Angeles. Pictured with Terry Peralta-Catipon, director, Master of Science in Occupational Therapy Program, and Greg Saks, vice president, University Advancement.

The Hand Therapy Society of Greater Los Angeles (HTSGLA) has pledged its support for an annual scholarship for students enrolled in the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy Program (MSOT) at California State University, Dominguez Hills. A gift of $20,000 will create the Hand Therapy Society … [Read more...]