News at Pacific Northwest University
Apr 6, 2021, 1:01 PM
PNWU Ranked Second in U.S. for Graduates Practicing in Primary Care Specialties and Health Professional Shortage Areas
Mar 25, 2021, 10:34 AM
Scholarship Honoring Nation’s First Transportation Chief Aims to Pave New Roads for Medically Underrepresented Minority Students
Mar 11, 2021, 3:55 PM
Announcing PNWU’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Mar 11, 2021, 9:59 AM
Mar 4, 2021, 9:02 AM
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) has hired Dr. Heather Fritz as founding director of its developing School of Occupational Therapy
Feb 25, 2021, 8:48 AM
Vikki Gore, PNWU’s executive assistant to the president, was recently selected to lead a pair of round table discussions in the National Association of Presidential Assistants in Higher Education’s (NAPAHE’s) upcoming Annual National Conference.
Feb 25, 2021, 8:24 AM
Polly Wiltz Elected as SOMA’s National Board Director of Community Outreach.
Feb 10, 2021, 5:23 PM
On Thursday, February 11 at 5 p.m. (PST), PNWU’s Student National Medical Association (SNMA), in collaboration with our Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and PNWU provost Dr. Edward Bilsky, hosted “The Burden of Race.”
Feb 4, 2021, 9:20 AM
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) recently selected Dr. Angela Stewart to lead the Yakima Valley Interprofessional Practice and Education Collaborative (YVIPEC).
Feb 2, 2021, 2:31 PM
Dr. Heather Phipps, DO, MBA, of Kennewick, Washington, just completed an additional segment of an already impressive medical education.
Jan 22, 2021, 12:12 PM
Each spring, medical students from PNWU and across the nation anxiously await the residency match event, which provides vital information about where each will continue their medical training.
Jan 14, 2021, 11:25 AM
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) recently selected Dr. Mirna I. Ramos-Diaz to serve as the university's first Chief Diversity Officer.
Jan 13, 2021, 4:15 PM
For second-year PNWU medical student Dua Khan, life’s inner-workings have long been a subject of inspiration and intrigue.
Jan 13, 2021, 12:27 PM
Joint Statement from PNWU Administration and Student Government Association on the Insurgence at the United States Capitol.
Jan 4, 2021, 12:26 PM
A collection of PNWU scientists team up to demystify the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine by explaining how the vaccines work and offering expert insight into whether or not they will be safe and effective.
Dec 23, 2020, 2:48 PM
On Wednesday, December 16, Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) was accredited to add a Master of Arts in Medical Sciences (MAMS) program to its blossoming Yakima campus.
Dec 23, 2020, 1:48 PM
If most people are wearing their masks, why is COVID-19 is still spreading? A team of PNWU scientists offers expert insight into a comprehensive and layered approach to stopping the spread of the SARS CoV-2 virus.
Nov 4, 2020, 9:57 AM
PNWU’s Prevention and Lifestyle Medicine Club was recently awarded the American College of Lifestyle Medicine’s (ACLM’s) Outstanding Community Engagement Award.
Oct 22, 2020, 12:11 PM
A glimpse into the impact that COVID-19 has had on clinical education at PNWU.
Oct 16, 2020, 3:18 PM
A collection of scientists, clinicians, virologists & infectious disease experts offer insight on a safe approach to Halloween & Dia de los Muertos.
Oct 15, 2020, 11:23 AM
PNWU’s Infectious Disease club hosts their annual flu shot clinic.
Oct 8, 2020, 10:30 AM
Logan Noone (PNWU OMS IV) Publishes Book Aimed at Introducing Mental Health and Coping Mechanisms to Children
Oct 6, 2020, 1:32 PM
Sep 10, 2020, 3:28 PM
Sep 8, 2020, 3:03 PM
Aug 28, 2020, 11:58 AM
A day in the life of Dr. Kristi Trickett, Medical Director Washington’s largest free healthcare clinic for the uninsured.
Aug 27, 2020, 11:32 AM
Supporting Veterans & Promoting Community Health and Wellness, the SAMOP's Club creates opportunity for activity in an unpredictable time.
Aug 17, 2020, 3:47 PM
PNWU’s Roots to Wings Program Receives INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine’s 2020 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award
Jul 23, 2020, 10:04 AM
PNWU Medical Students Volunteer Over 900 Hours on COVID-19-Related Efforts in Yakima County
Jul 10, 2020, 4:09 PM
PNWU will use a level-based, phased approach when considering reopening campus.
Jun 30, 2020, 2:33 PM
Is COVID-19 a serious concern, or are we overreacting? PNWU scientists offer expert insight into the severity of COVD-19.
Jun 25, 2020, 9:56 AM
PNWU’s Medical Student Pride Alliance partners with BNGAP.
Jun 23, 2020, 2:21 PM
A collection of local scientists team up to promote the truth behind Yakima’s ongoing battle against COVID-19.
Jun 11, 2020, 11:50 AM
Jun 10, 2020, 3:24 PM
Eight of PNWU's Roots to Wings students graduate from high school.
Jun 4, 2020, 2:34 PM
In the Midst of a Pandemic, PNWU Student Volunteers Offer a Helping Hand
Jun 4, 2020, 9:25 AM
PNWU hosts a COVID-19 Testing Site on the PNWU campus.
May 28, 2020, 9:23 AM
Third-year PNWU medical student Polly Wiltz is named the 2020 Pride Foundation Scholar.
May 21, 2020, 8:35 AM
Kat Lundeberg is named Junior Student Osteopathic Officer of the Year.
May 7, 2020, 9:55 AM
Dr. Bilsky has been elected to the U.S. Pain Foundation's Board of Directors.
Apr 29, 2020, 10:22 AM
WSU College of Nursing moving Yakima program to PNWU campus.
Apr 21, 2020, 12:42 PM
Faculty Messages to Graduates
Apr 6, 2020, 8:58 AM
Laura Roberson Elected National First Vice Chair of COSGP's Executive Board
Apr 3, 2020, 2:31 PM
Dr. Nathan Armerding, PNWU Class of 2013, shared a PSA on the importance of social distancing.
Mar 26, 2020, 10:38 AM
Washington Sate Legislator Sets Aside $300,000 to Enhance Telehealth Training at PNWU
Mar 19, 2020, 1:09 PM
The coronavirus has landed our entire campus community in an unfamiliar place, and with each passing day the situation shifts and evolves. To help cut through the noise, we recently spoke with Dr. Kimberly Taylor, PNWU’s Chief of Microbiology.
Mar 12, 2020, 4:16 PM
Mar 5, 2020, 9:44 AM
PNWU Global Health Club’s Free Campus Event Sheds Light on Water Disparities in Uganda
Feb 27, 2020, 11:03 AM
Dr. Jen Ribar, Class of ’15, Returns to PNWU to Teach FDM
Feb 27, 2020, 10:54 AM
Thank a Donor Day Recognizes Philanthropy at PNWU.
Feb 27, 2020, 10:32 AM
Dr. Ramos-Diaz’s Leadership and Commitment to Social Justice Recognized with Margaret Rigg Outstanding Alumna Award
Feb 20, 2020, 10:05 AM
PNWU Students Receive President’s Student Civic Leader Award
Feb 13, 2020, 11:17 AM
PNWU Alumni Department Hosts Second-Annual Ski Day
Feb 6, 2020, 8:29 AM
Sierra Hollar Appointed to ACOI Osteopathic Integration Task Force
Feb 6, 2020, 8:16 AM
Annika Lavoie Represents Washington Medical Students Before Senate.
Jan 28, 2020, 7:53 AM
Free PNWU Event Aims to Educate Yakima Community on Addiction and Recovery.
Jan 23, 2020, 9:45 AM
PNWU Mental Wellness Week Provides a Springboard to Self-Care
Jan 23, 2020, 9:29 AM
PNWU SGA Presidents Meet with National Osteopathic Leaders to Promote University's Mission
Jan 23, 2020, 8:17 AM
PNWU Students Visit Local Elementary School to Encourage Mental Wellness
Jan 23, 2020, 7:45 AM
Ashley Penington, PNWU OMS II, was recently named as the Emergency Medicine Residency Association’s (EMRA’s) 2020-2021 Medical Student Council (MSC) Student Advising Coordinator.
Jan 9, 2020, 11:01 AM
Jessica Lancaster, PNWU OMS IV, had her writing published in the fall edition of Montana Family Physician, the official publication of the Montana Academy of Family Physicians.