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USJ educates students for many careers in healthcare by building on a firm foundation in the arts and sciences. The University's mission promotes the growth of the whole person in a caring environment and fosters strong ethical values, intellectual curiosity, personal integrity, and a commitment to the health and well-being of society. The goal is to prepare graduates to practice the art and science of caring for people in our community, be effective leaders, and use evidence-based resources to improve the health of persons, families and communities.

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WTIC-AM Radio: USJ’s Professor Doreen Szollosi, Ph.D. on “How is Covid-19 Different?”

Reading Time: 1 minute Recently, Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Dr. Doreen Szollosi explained how novel viruses can lead to a pandemic and how this virus is different from seasonal influenza on the “Ray and Joe D. Show” on WTIC-AM Radio.

USJ Family Nurse Practitioner students get selected for CVS Health Foundation Scholarship

Reading Time: 2 minutes When USJ students get selected for a very competitive scholarship, you know there are going to be cheers heard around campus. Our entire community is grateful to the CVS Health Foundation for granting the University a $4,000 scholarship to distribute to deserving Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) students. The excitement and gratitude was led by faculty

USJ Pharmacy Students Begin Rotations at Gulf Medical University

Reading Time: 1 minute USJ Pharmacy students Ornesha Watson and William Wilson began their Acute Care rotation at Gulf Medical University’s (GMU) affiliated hospitals in the United Arab Emirates. Working alongside other Advanced Pharmacy Practice students from GMU, they are refining their clinical pharmacy skills, performing ward rounds, and holding pharmacotherapy group discussions. Learn more about their experience here.

USJ Recognizes Veterans at Observance and Awards Ceremony

Reading Time: 2 minutes The University of Saint Joseph (USJ) celebrated its annual Veterans Day Observance and Awards Ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. The event, which honored the generous service of all veterans, included an awards ceremony that recognized this year’s recipients of the Colonel B. Catherine Noble and Rear Admiral Frances T. Shea Buckley Awards. Before the

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