USciences OT Professors Release Book to Help Families of Children with Sensory Disorders Overcome Daily Routines
Striving to address the most common sensory issues children face, two occupational therapy professors at University of the Sciences recently released their book, "Raising Kids with Sensory Processing Disorders: A Week-by-Week Guide to Solving...
12/12/2013 10:00 AM EST
In an effort to make the Affordable Care Act a shared and understood conversation among individuals in West Philadelphia, University of the Sciences will host a discussion regarding this complex law on Monday, Dec. 16, from 7-8 p.m., at the...
12/9/2013 2:00 PM EST
More than 200 technology gurus working in higher academia across the tri-state region will gather at University of the Sciences for the Northeast eLearning Consortium Fall 2013 UnConference on Dec. 16.
12/5/2013 1:00 PM EST
University of the Sciences and Cheyney University to Formalize an Articulation Agreement for Degree Programs
University of the Sciences and Cheyney University of Pennsylvania have formalized an articulation agreement that paves the way for qualified Cheyney undergraduates to seamlessly enter advanced degree programs at USciences.
11/25/2013 10:55 AM EST
Andrew M. Peterson, PharmD, PhD, dean of the University’s Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy, has been named the Wyeth Dean; and Marvin K. Schulte, PhD, chair of the Pharmaceutical Sciences Department, has been named the McNeil...
8/21/2013 10:00 AM EDT
A new study at University of the Sciences is recruiting children ages 5-12 with hypersensitivity, to participate in an upcoming 12-week blind study exploring the potential physiological and behavioral benefits of using sound therapy during overnight...
8/20/2013 10:35 AM EDT
University of the Sciences will inaugurate Helen F. Giles-Gee, PhD, as the University’s 22nd president on Friday, April 19, 2013, at 1 p.m. In honor of Dr. Giles-Gee’s inauguration, USciences has a week-long celebration planned from April 13-19,...
4/11/2013 2:00 PM EDT
University of the Sciences announced its participation in a new national initiative called the LEAP Employer-Educator Compact. USciences President Dr. Helen Giles-Gee has signed the Compact which was developed by the Association of American Colleges...
4/10/2013 3:00 PM EDT
USciences OT Expert Offers Holiday Travel Tips for Families of Children with Sensory Processing Disorders
Varleisha Gibbs OTD, OTR/L, director of doctoral projects and assistant professor of occupational therapy at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, said attempting to coordinate a child’s sensory, dietary, and energy needs while traveling can...
11/25/2013 11:25 AM EST
11/21/2013 4:00 PM EST
Lisa Hoglund, PT, PhD, assistant professor of the Department of Physical Therapy at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, said many factors that contribute to seasonal aches and pains can be avoided by practicing good posture and stretching.
11/18/2013 3:00 PM EST
With the fall season well underway, people of all ages are urged to receive their flu vaccinations before the cold and flu season soon kicks into high gear.
11/4/2013 1:00 PM EST
With hopes to spark a shared conversation regarding breast cancer prevention in young adults, Isabelle Mercier, PhD, a research assistant professor at University of the Sciences, compiled some key prevention awareness tips for young women.
10/21/2013 4:10 PM EDT
In observance of National Cholesterol Education Month, Karin Richards, interim chair of the Department of Kinesiology and program director of health sciences at University of Sciences, addresses important heart-healthy tips to help college students...
9/16/2013 11:30 AM EDT
6/28/2012 3:50 PM EDT
When a relative experiences memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease, holiday gatherings can be trying. Dr. Stephen Moelter, associate professor of psychology at USciences, believes that adults and children can arm themselves with ways to...
11/15/2010 4:00 PM EST