Roseman University of Health Sciences will hold its Sixth Annual Research Symposium from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11 at its campus located at 11 Sunset Way, Henderson, Nev., 89014.
The Research Symposium is open to the public and will showcase more than 70 research projects by students, residents, research fellows and faculty from Roseman’s Colleges of Pharmacy, Medicine, Dental Medicine and Nursing as well as projects by researchers at Touro University Nevada, Valley Health System, Dignity Health St. Rose Dominican, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, MountainView Hospital, Green Valley High School and Ed W. Clark High School.
This year’s research abstracts cover a wide range of topics in various areas including bench-top science, clinical research, and educational research. They independently and collectively represent prodigious planning, methodical execution, and deeply insightful findings covering everything from oral health to diabetes and infectious diseases.
The event’s Keynote Speaker will address growing threat of antibiotic resistance. Dr. Ravina Kullar, a Roseman University College of Pharmacy Class of 2007 alum will present “The Post-Antibiotic Apocalypse: Can We Turn Back Time?”
Over the past decade, Dr. Kullar has published more than 30 research papers on antibiotic resistance and has emerged as an expert in the worldwide effort to address the growing crisis and has delivered TED talks on the subject, appeared on the syndicated television program The Doctors, and presented at conferences across the globe.
Faculty, student and resident presenters will have the opportunity to win awards for the top research projects, as judged by a panel of internal and external judges.
Visit roseman.edu/research-symposium for event information and schedule.
This event is also made possible by presenting sponsor MedQuest, hospitality sponsor US Bank and sponsor Doterra.
About Roseman University of Health Sciences
Founded in Henderson, Nevada in 1999, Roseman University of Health Sciences is a non-profit, private institution of higher learning training the next generation of undergraduate and graduate level health care professionals that serve, collaborate and set new standards in their communities and within their professions. With campuses in Henderson and Summerlin (Las Vegas), Nevada and South Jordan, Utah, the University is comprised of the College of Dental Medicine, offering an Advanced Education in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics/MBA residency and Doctor of Dental Medicine program; College of Pharmacy, offering a Doctor of Pharmacy and Professional Continuing Education; College of Nursing, offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner; and an MBA program. Roseman University of Health Sciences will also offer a Doctor of Medicine through its College of Medicine, once it becomes accredited. More than 6,500 Roseman graduates are caring for patients, conducting research, and engaged in public health and policy in Nevada, Utah and across the country. Roseman University is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.