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Current events, news and information from the expert alumni of Touro University California.

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Current events, news and information from the expert alumni of Touro University California.

    Charter school crash course

    Charter school crash course

    TUC's GSOE alumnus Jared Austin, Executive Director of Kairos Public Schools in Vacaville talks about how his faculty and student body have grown, how charter schools are similar to and different from public and private schools, and how the team at Kairos has navigated the COVID-19 pandemic. 

    Music by AShamaluevmusic.com

    Connect with Jared: https://www.kairospublicschools.org/

    • 30 min
    Picture this! Inside Interventional radiology

    Picture this! Inside Interventional radiology

    TUCCOM grad Dr. Henry Szeto takes us inside the growing specialty of Interventional Radiology, which is helping doctors see inside the human body with greater detail and accuracy than ever before. 

    Music: AShamaluevmusic.com

    Disclaimer: Views contained in this episode are the opinions of the research team and do not necessarily extend to Touro University.

    • 30 min
    Medical marijuana overview

    Medical marijuana overview

    TUC alumni Dr. Rachna Patel discusses the differences between medical and recreational marijuana use, developments in the study of CBD and THC, and the future of marijuana for medicinal applications. 

    Music: AShamaluevmusic.com

    Disclaimer: Views contained in this episode are the opinions of the research team and do not necessarily extend to Touro University.

    • 27 min
    Being Women Strong

    Being Women Strong

    TUC grad Dr. Brooke Schneider discusses how she got into the field a psychiatry, as well as the evolution of the modern women's empowerment movement.

    Music: AShamaluevmusic.com

    Connect with Brooke:

    https://www.womenstrongtogether.com/

    facebook.com/womentogetherstrong

    IG:women_strong_together

    https://www.wholeness.com/

    Disclaimer: Views contained in this episode are the opinions of the research team and do not necessarily extend to Touro University.


     

    • 32 min
    Improvise, Adapt, Overcome

    Improvise, Adapt, Overcome

    Our continuing series in honor of Women's History Month.

    Public Health alum Ari Ramos tells of her role in California's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as discusses the challenges she faced during a 2018 trek where she jogged from Jacksonville, Fla, to Santa Monica, Ca. on her own. 

    Music: AShamaluevmusic.com

    Disclaimer: Views contained in this episode are the opinions of the research team and do not necessarily extend to Touro University.

    • 29 min
    Vaccines & School Re-openings

    Vaccines & School Re-openings

    GSOE alum Lisa Gottfried discusses the challenges of teaching in a digital space, even for tech savvy students and teachers, as well as the hurdles facing districts and teachers as we look to transition students into traditional classroom settings.

    Music: AShamaluevmusci.com

    Connect with Lisa: https://lisagottfried.weebly.com/

    Disclaimer: Views contained in this episode are the opinions of the research team and do not necessarily extend to Touro University.

    • 30 min

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