Family, friends, faculty and staff filled the National University auditorium for the August 2014 commencement ceremony. 84 graduates of both the College of Professional Studies and the College of Allied Health Sciences received honors, diplomas and certificates, taking the next step forward on their educational and career paths.
National University has a new scholarship award for all Phi Theta Kappa community college honor students. The $2000 scholarship will be available in fall of 2014 for PTK members who enroll in the bachelor degree completion program in the biomedical sciences.
As part of its 2014 Homecoming event, National University of Health Sciences cemented a time capsule into the outer wall of its main campus building, Janse Hall, on Thursday, June 19th. The capsule is full of present day university documents and items chosen for their potential historical interest when opened half a century from now in 2063. Read more and see a video of the time capsule ceremony.
Watch NUHS President Joseph Stiefel follow through on an ALS ice bucket challenge issued by alumn Dr. Randy Cybulski ('09). In turn, he challenges Dr. Theodore Johnson and Dr. Daniel Strauss, in order to raise money to defeat Lou Gehrig's disease.
Great eats are coming to NUHS to kick off fall trimester! Each Friday in September, a different food truck will be on our Lombard campus offering lunchtime fare.
National University recently announced the winners of several institutional scholarships. More are available this coming fall trimester, so be sure to apply in September.
Japanese, Korean and Chinese acupuncture all have their foundations in traditional Chinese medicine, and all are very effective. Learn how acupuncture evolved in different regions of Asia, reflecting the culture and history of each region.
During the clinical internship, naturopathic medicine students at NUHS serve a three-week rotation in a Chicago Salvation Army facility seeing a wide variety of patients who are often homeless, drug-addicted or who have recently suffered tragedy in their lives.
Learn more about managing fibromyalgia at our free "Get Educated" presentation on: "Why I Hurt: The Truth Behind Fibromyalgia."
Meet Raynette Ilg, ND ('11), who has launched a successful business in naturopathic medicine, written her first book, and launched a line of wellness products in only three years from her headquarters in South Elgin, Illinois.
There is still time to register for National University of Health Sciences’ Homecoming 2014. This year’s event will take place June 19- 21 at the NUHS campus in Lombard, Illinois and the DoubleTree Hotel in nearby Oak Brook.
Roy Settergren, DC ('09) earned his master of science degree in advanced clinical practice from NUHS. He feels the program not only improved his diagnostic skills, but also helped him become a published researcher.
Gregory Cramer, DC, PhD, dean of research at NUHS, along with former assistant professor, Barbara Sullivan, PhD, co-authored an article in an upcoming issue of Academic Medicine on the NUHS student-mentored research program.
Dr. Claire Johnson, editor in chief of the NUHS journals attended the 2014 European Chiropractic Union (ECU) conference held in Dublin, Ireland in May. In addition to representing the university's three journals, she gave two poster presentations coauthored with Associate Editor, Dr. Bart Green.
Dr. Fraser Smith, assistant dean for naturopathic medicine at NUHS, has a newly released book “Keep Your Brain Young.” The book offers a health and diet program for brain health, includes 150 recipes, and is currently available on Amazon.com and through other major book retailers.