Dr. DiGrado on Good Morning San Diego

After two high-profile celebrities suffered strokes this week, Occupational Therapy faculty member from San Marcos, Dr. Jennie DiGrado, was on Good Morning San Diego to talk about stroke prevention and how to recognize the symptoms of a stroke. Remember F-A-S-T. Dr. DiGrado explains in the segment.

OT students serve at Arc of Putnam County

Service learning is a big component of the experience at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences because it helps the community and benefits students. This week a group of over 30 students and faculty from the occupational therapy program in St. Augustine spent the day at Arc of Putnam County in Florida, providing much-needed services to the clients of the nonprofit organization, which serves those with severe disabilities.

St. Augustine area businesses, university rally to support Parkinson’s fundraiser

A St. Augustine physical therapist has dedicated most of her career to helping those with Parkinson’s disease. Her passion inspired more than 15 area businesses and dozens of volunteers to join the cause, helping to raise over $52,000.

[Read More…]

More from Joe