Summerlin Report – September 2020

Exciting things are happening on the Summerlin campus. Since joining Roseman University in June, I’ve had the pleasure to get to know the many people who make Roseman a great place to work, collaborate and build. I, along with an outstanding team of medical educators, am extremely optimistic about the future medical school taking shape… Read More

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Laura Okolo

Roseman University College of Nursing Alumni Dr. Laura Okolo returned to Roseman as the Graduate Practicum Coordinator College of Nursing – ABSN in June 2020. spectRUm caught up with Dr. Okolo for our September issue. Q: Welcome home Dr. Okolo! Will you tell us a little about your background and where you are from? A:… Read More

President’s Report – March 2020

Welcome to the March issue of SpectRUm. It is starting to feel like Spring outside. In Las Vegas, the cherry trees have begun to flower and in Utah, despite recent snowfall in the nearby mountains, temperatures are warming up. This Spring brings many good things. Our 20th Anniversary celebrations will be culminating with some great… Read More

Roseman University’s Research Symposium Returns for its Sixth Year

The 6th Annual Roseman University Research Symposium is set to return to both the Henderson, NV and South Jordan, UT campuses on Wednesday, March 11. Over 150 abstracts were submitted from all three Roseman University campuses as well as colleagues from outside the University. Abstracts will again feature a range of topics in various areas… Read More

Summerlin Report – March 2020

The coming month will bring more than just the start of spring to the Summerlin campus, because on March 16 we will welcome the new Director of Philanthropy for the College of Medicine, Ms. Amy Wiles. Amy has an extensive background in philanthropy that includes work in higher education, private preparatory schools and other nonprofit… Read More

March Madness is Here – Defending Against Spring Allergies

In Las Vegas, we recently experienced our first hard, Spring rain. After a week of temperatures in the 60’s, the cherry trees are beginning to flower, and the shrubs lining our streets are showing tiny, chartreuse green buds ready to explode. In Utah, this February resulted in nearly a foot of fresh powder in the… Read More

South Jordan Report – March 2020

As I write this month’s report a fresh blanket of snow covers the South Jordan campus. Spring is just over two weeks away and we’re looking forward to the trees, grass and flowers on campus and across the Salt Lake Valley to awake from their winter dormancy and warm weather to welcome students back for… Read More

Henderson Report – March 2020

Welcome to the March edition of spectRUm. This month marks the start of the busy spring season of Roseman University events, kicking off with our Sixth Annual Research Symposium on Wednesday, March 11. This year, more than 70 bench science, clinical and educational research projects by students, residents, research fellows and faculty from Roseman University… Read More

Henrietta Lacks: Remembering the Unsung Hero of Medical Research

Thanks to the efforts of authors (Rebecca Skloot, HBO films and others) resolute to tell the story of Henrietta Lacks, and what her HeLa cells mean to medicine, the world is starting to know the origin story for many of the greatest medical advances in modern history. Her gift truly cannot be overstated. As we… Read More