With more than four decades of higher education experience, Dale Trusheim, PhD, has been named associate vice president for institutional effectiveness at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
31-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT
University of the Sciences recently launched its online, post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy (DrOT) program to deliver flexible learning opportunities to individuals interested in continuing their education.
14-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT
Online certificate program is geared toward individuals looking to help patients and families navigate the increasingly complex healthcare system.
2-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT
USciences launched two open, online courses on iTunes to allow individuals to explore the interdisciplinary teaching styles of some of its professors.
23-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT
University of the Sciences has received a
$2 million commitment for its Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy.
6-May-2014 12:00 PM EDT
University of the Sciences announced it is officially a smoke and tobacco-free campus as of Thursday, May 1, 2014.
5-May-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Philadelphia Urban Initiative is First in Pennsylvania. More than 40 High School and Middle School Students Will Have Fun with Hands-On STEM Projects
30-Jan-2014 10:00 AM EST
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-Dec-2013 10:00 AM EST
Many families beat the summer heat with trips to swimming pools, beaches, and water parks; but water safety concerns are particularly heightened for families of children with autism, said Varleisha Gibbs, OTD, OTR/L, occupational therapy professor...
8-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
While concussions are most commonly associated with sports-related injuries, associate professor Anthony Acquavella, MD, at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, says prevention and awareness begins by recognizing that these brain injuries...
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As temperatures continue to plunge and snowfall levels increase across the tri-state region, a physical therapy professor at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia reminds individuals the exertion, cold weather, and slippery surfaces snow...
23-Jan-2014 10:00 AM EST
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While the cold weather can discourage even the most motivated athletes, exercise science professor Heidi Freeman, PhD, at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia has compiled seasonal fitness tips to keep individuals fit, inspired, and warm...
16-Dec-2013 12:00 PM EST
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...
25-Nov-2013 11:25 AM EST