Global Travels – Dr. Nicole Marquez Presents at IAFOR

May 20, 2015 by | News

What has our DPT faculty been up to this spring? International travels to present research! Dr. Nicole Marquez‘ research, completed with five Crean College Doctorate of Physical Therapy students, was accepted by the International Academic Forum, IAFOR.  Dr. Marquez received the honor to travel to the 2015 IAFOR International Conference on Education in Dubai. She

An Impressive Group, Achievements at Student Research Day

May 15, 2015 by | Events

With a thought provoking poster, Yasmin Akbari presented her research on ‘Reducing the Negative Effects of Media Exposure on Body Image: The Effectiveness of Subvertising and Warning Labels’ with advisor Dr. David Frederick. Research included over 800 study participants and found no sizeable difference in body image perception when images included warning labels that the

DPT Holds Notable Student Research Day

May 15, 2015 by | Events

Held at the Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus, students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends and family gathered to view the Crean College DPT Class of 2015 student research presentations. Telerehabilitation, robotic devices, body mass perception, gait analysis, and dance therapy were just some of the interesting projects the students displayed. As we made the

Local experts share with students at the Health Science Majors Meeting

April 29, 2015 by | News

  Students and faculty gathered to enjoy complimentary pizza and beverages while learning about potential career paths and opportunities from local experts and recruiters in their field. The Health Science Majors meeting was held on April 16, 2015 in Crean Hall. Dr. Kenneth Sumida created the event as a way to involve students in career and

Studying the Science of Running

April 28, 2015 by Dr. Frank Frisch | News

The 11th annual Orange County Marathon is upon us, an event attracting participants from all over the nation. As they make their way from Fashion Island to the Fairgrounds, tens of thousands of runners will be on a quest to fulfill a personal dream. Do all these people really consider themselves runners? Sure, the elite

Lisa Bombarda: 2015 CSD Scholarship Winner

April 22, 2015 by | News

The winner of the 2015 Baldwin Scholarship is Lisa Bombarda, a first-year graduate student at Chapman University’s Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) Masters Program, soon to be housed at Crean College. She lives in Anaheim, attended Rosary High School in Fullerton, and earned her undergraduate degree at UCLA. She was introduced to the Scottish Rite

Honoring Those Who Give Life to Science, Donor Memorial Ceremony

April 8, 2015 by | News

My donor taught me… “The amazing complexity of the human body and how generosity can continue beyond death.” Crean College’s Department of Physical Therapy students read cards aloud to honor the individuals that have selflessly given their bodies to further health science education. Some with moving statements, others marked with respectful humor regarding their training,

Eating Disorders; an Olympian Shares Her Story With Kinesiology Students

April 6, 2015 by | News

We were exceptionally excited to welcome advocate and cyclist Dotsie Bausch, Olympian and silver medalist from the London 2012 Olympic Games to present at Crean College. Dr. Eric Sternlicht, professor of Kinesiology, invited Dotsie to speak in his Science of Obesity course for a special presentation on eating disorders. A strong supporter of education and

Rinker Campus Hosts PA & DPT Grad Information Sessions

March 19, 2015 by | News

Saturday, March 7th was an active day at The Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus.  Crean College held two program information sessions, including the Doctor of Physical Therapy and the Master of Medical Science Physician Assistant Studies. Both programs directly leading to jobs included on the recently published and widespread Glassdoor study of the

Big Data, Big Discoveries: Nonlinear Datapalooza Event

February 9, 2015 by Molly Fitzpatrick & Jessica Arnaldo | Events

Living in a world of big data and discovery, individuals are prone to ask the question, “What do I do now?” You may have spent hours collecting the data, though it may also be very overwhelming, leaving you with many unanswered questions. In the first non-didactic conference of its kind, Datapalooza was held by the