NUHS has provided over 3600 free or low-cost acupuncture treatment sessions to combat veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) since 2010. The program has a new sponsor in China-Gel, Inc. Thanks to the company's generous donation, the university will be able to increase the number of veterans it serves.
President Stiefel and NUHS Board of Trustees Chair Tom Schonauer unveiled a new student social hub in Janse Hall, named “The Eagle’s Nest,” on Monday, October 13th. The remodeled lounge area joins together a former leisure area in the back of the campus store and an adjacent vending machine snack room. It provides a comfortable and spacious gathering place for students, with many amenities.
The Illinois Association of Naturopathic Physicians (ILANP) will hold its second annual conference on the campus of National University on October 11th and 12th of 2014. This year’s conference will be held in collaboration with the American Nutrition Association and the Midwest Naturopathic Physicians Association.
The annual “Turkey Bowl” at National University in Florida is a highly celebrated tradition among NUHS Florida faculty, staff and students. This year, Performance Health, Inc. provided athletes and spectators with great products from their multiple brands.
7D Imaging, Inc. recently donated mskNAV musculoskeletal diagnostic ultrasound navigation software to NUHS. The university purchased a diagnostic ultrasound unit in 2013.The mskNAV software is helpful in both patient exams, and in teaching ultrasound anatomy, technique, and musculoskeletal pathology.
All students, faculty and staff are invited to attend CAM Day, sponsored by SACA from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Thursday, Oct. 16th in the Gym. Emerson Ecologics is providing lunch, and the noon guest speaker will be '06 DC alum, Dr. Erin Ducat.
On Friday, November 21, acupuncture and oriental medicine students from National University treated homeless veterans at Chicago’s “Winter Standdown” at the State of Illinois Northwest Armory.
NUHS faculty and administrators from both Illinois and Florida heard colleague Jaya Prakash, MD, MPH give tips for alternative health providers on how to better prepare their practice to handle incoming patients who may have one of today's emerging infectious diseases.
The health experts at National University want you to know the top five health benefits of adding regular massage therapy to your health and wellness strategy.
Dr. Timothy P. Novelli (DC ’85) of North Canton, Ohio, was recently named Ohio Chiropractor of the Year. Dr. Novelli is also president and founder of The Patriot Project, which brings free chiropractic care to members of the military service, veterans and their families.
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.
This trimester, NUHS welcomed Dr. Zhanxiang Wang to its AOM faculty. Dr. Wang is a former assistant professor of research at Indiana University. His extensive internal medicine and research experience includes a focus on leukemia, hematology and immunology.
NUHS' own Melvin Collins, LLD, was recently honored with a brick placed in the Admiral Nimitz Museum, part of the Pacific War Museum in Fredericksburg, Texas. During WWII, Collins heroically redefined swimming rescues in the Navy, saving 23 lives.
At the 2nd annual conference of the Illinois Association of Naturopathic Physicians, Dr. Louise Edwards and Dr. Kristina Conner of NUHS were honored with the organization’s most prestigious awards.