April 1, 2015

Public Health students support local nonprofit

Over the past year, the Loma Linda University School of Public Health Student Association (SPHSA) has been supporting an Inland empire nonprofit, YouthHope. Among its contributions, SPHSA organized a fundraising social event and participated in a...
December 18, 2014

CAPS Christmas Fiesta reaches out to San Bernardino children

Each year, Community-Academic Partners in Service (CAPS) hosts a Christmas Fiesta that brings together the Loma Linda University and the San Bernardino communities to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. This year's Christmas Fiesta took...
March 7, 2013

Minority high school students take look at health professions at CAPS My Campus event

Community-Academic Partners in Service (CAPS) hosted another successful My Campus: Minority Youth in the Health Professions event Sunday, February 24, thanks to the hard work and dedication of volunteers and staff. The quarterly My Campus events...
January 24, 2013

Pharmacy program assists local underserved senior citizens

The Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy continues to send students, faculty and staff to local Telacu senior housing communities to help underserved seniors choose between the many Medicare Part D prescription drug plans. Titled the...
January 17, 2013

SIMS Cameroon trip a success

Between Dec. 26 and Jan. 6, Students for International Mission Service (SIMS) and the Buea Adventist Health Center in Cameroon partnered together to host a large-scale health fair on the health center campus. Led by Jan Nick, Ph.D., associate...
December 5, 2012

CAPS Christmas Fiesta brings early gifts to community children

Even cloudy skies couldn't dampen the Christmas spirit at the Community-Academic Partners in Service (CAPS) annual Christmas Fiesta Dec. 1. The event hosted over 240 children from San Bernardino at the SACHS Norton Clinic who were partnered with...
October 25, 2012

Pharmacy students demonstrate mission-focused learning at Market Night

The Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy demonstrated its ongoing commitment to mission-focused learning opportunities by engaging students in a community outreach program designed to bring medication information and prescription drug facts to
September 19, 2012

Medicine alumnus solves major diseases in Ethiopia with simple methods

Loma Linda University School of Medicine alumnus Larry Thomas, M.D. (class of 1974), approached a woman in Western Ethiopia. She thought he simply wanted to take her photo and kindly obliged. Dr. Thomas took some general shots, and then moved in...
September 6, 2012

New SIMS mission trip visits Honduras

Students for International Mission Service (SIMS), with a trip led by Stephen Dunbar, Ph.D., offered tremendous medical mission opportunities for Loma Linda University students at El Venado, Honduras. El Venado lies on the southern tip of...
August 23, 2012

Overseas heart surgery team reaches out to Egypt

Twenty-eight members of the Loma Linda University Medical Center overseas heart surgery team recently traveled to Alexandria, Egypt, to demonstrate a number of cardiothoracic procedures to that nation's physicians and surgeons. They also...
August 15, 2012

PossAbilities mentor honored as City of Rialto's 'Man of the Year'

Eric Arrington, a volunteer for the PossAbilities program at the Loma Linda University Medical Center East Campus, was named the City of Rialto's "Man of the Year" on June 29 at the annual awards luncheon in Pomona. Senator Gloria Negrete McLeod of
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