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Local housekeepers participated in a research project inside the Motion Analysis Research Center   SMU alumna Rondalyn V. Whitney OTR/L, FAOTA   Jeri Lacks Whye (left) and sister Kim Lacks (right)

Marc Provides Research Opportunities For SMU Faculty And Students

Twenty hotel housekeepers spent their hard-earned time off last fall repeatedly making a bed at the Motion Analysis Research Center (MARC) at Samuel Merritt University (SMU) to study new ways of making their jobs less painful.


SMU Alumna Chosen To Lead Proposed Occupational Therapy Program At Clarkson University

SMU alumna Rondalyn V. Whitney OTR/L, FAOTA, has been appointed director and founding chair of the proposed Occupational Therapy program and associate professor of occupational therapy at Clarkson University.

Henrietta Lacks Family Visits SMU, Launches Community Reads Initiative

The granddaughters of Henrietta Lacks, the focus of a non-fiction bestseller that chronicles the unethical removal of Lacks’ cancer cells – which launched a medical revolution and multi-million industry – discussed at Samuel Merritt University ...

SMU students with associate professor Joan Bard (fourth from left)     

School Of Nursing Honored For Treating Bay Area Homeless And Low-Income Clients

The California State Senate at a luncheon in San Francisco honored students and faculty from Samuel Merritt University’s School of Nursing Wednesday, October 1. In partnership with Episcopal Community Services (ECS), SMU nursing students have provided free ....


Top 10 Suggestions For Reviewing And Possibly Updating Your Estate Plan In 2015

Under your existing estate planning documents, who will be charge of your financial affairs if you become ill? Who did you name as your successor trustee and as your attorneys-in-fact under your durable general power of attorney?  


TAKE A WALK DOWN MEMORY LANE: History of SMU in Video (1912-1980)

The SMU Office of the President Communications team has worked with SMU Media Services to obtain and edit video from and about the history of Samuel Merritt University. From the first graduating class of Samuel Merritt Hospital School of Nursing in 1912 ...

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