PNWU News

    • PNWU Welcomes New Talent

    • *PNWU Welcomes New Talent* Butler- Haney Hall was buzzing with anticipation as faculty and staff gathered for their annual group photograph. With nearly 100 people standing shoulder to shoulder, one couldn’t help but notice the team...Read more>>

    • Policy Makers from Olympia Tour PNWU

    • *Policy Makers from Olympia Tour PNWU*   Dr. Daniel Lessler, Chief Medical Officer of Medicare and Dorothy Teeter, Director of the Washington State Health Care Authority recently toured the PNWU campus to learn about the commitment to...Read more>>

    • PNWU Receives Charitable Donation

    • *PNWU Receives Charitable Donation *Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) is the recipient of a $100,000 charitable donation from the John and Wauna Harman Foundation. The money is designated for Phase II expansion of Butler-Haney...Read more>>

    • Future Doctors Change Lives

    • First year medical students gain clinical experience from the moment they begin classes at PNWU. Valued partnerships with Toppenish Community Hospital, Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic and the Yakima Union Gospel Mission Medical Clinic welcome future...Read more>>

    • Class of 2017 White Coat

    • With standing room only, first year medical students wait attentively for their turn on stage to be “cloaked” with a white coat. Distinguished faculty and loved ones surrounded these ambitious learners as they recited the Hippocratic...Read more>>

    • Enrollment

    • *One in five U.S. medical students is training to become an osteopathic physician* Osteopathic medical college new student enrollment grew by 11.1 percent this year, according to data released by the American Association of Colleges of...Read more>>

    • Group study

    • PNWU students spend a good portion of their academic time studying in small groups. The campus is well equipped with independent study space, student meeting areas and inviting commons where future medical students gather for...Read more>>

    • WHEF Issues Tax-Exempt Bonds to PNWU

    • Thanks to tax-exempt bonds issued by the Washington Higher Education Facilities Authority (WHEFA), Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) will refinance its prior obligations. PNWU, a nonprofit university focused on osteopathic medicine, will use the...Read more>>

    • Attending the Governor's Inaugural Ball

    • PNWU’s Chief Advancement Officer, Wendell Snodgrass, his wife Jaime, and University President Keith Watson, DO, and his wife Dr. Maureen Clothier, attended the Washington State Governor’s Inaugural Ball in Olympia this monthRead more>>

    • ACOFP Board of Governors Member Visits PNWU-COM:

    • Dr. Duane Koehler, DO, FACOFP, and member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) Board of Governors visited PNWU-COM last week. As a representative of the ACOFP he ...met with Dr. Keith Watson,...Read more>>

    • PNWU Board of Trustees Elects New Members

    •   * H**eather Phipps, DO*, joined the PNWU Board of Trustees on July 1. Dr. Phipps received her DO degree from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. Her internship was completed at Doctor’s Hospital...Read more>>

    • Medical Dream Realized

    • With first graduating class, Pacific Northwest University's medical dream is realized Cllick the link below to read about the day and check out the photo galleries: http://www.yakima-herald.com/stories/2012/05/12/with-first-graduating-class-pnwu-s-medical-dream-is-realized[http://www.yakima-herald.com/stories/2012/05/12/with-first-graduating-class-pnwu-s-medical-dream-is-realized]Read more>>

    • PNWU First Graduation

    • PNWU First Graduation this Weekend By Shannon McCann.[http://www.pnwu.org/staff/shannonm/]KAPP-TV, published Wednesday, May 9, 2012  [http://www.pnwu.org/photo-galleries/2012/may/09/pnwu-graduation/]   Pasco's Jaime Klippert is finishing up her last few days as a medical student at the Pacific Northwest University of Heath Sciences before beginning her...Read more>>

    • Inslee Visits PNWU

    • Inslee talks up primary care doctors, jobs during Yakima stop By Molly Rosbach Excerpted from the Yakima Herald-Republic 04/24/2012 Photo by Sara Gettys of the Yakima Herald-Republic YAKIMA, Wash. -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee toured Pacific...Read more>>

    • Phase II Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    • August 7, 2013   Jarrad Morgan, of the PNWU student government association stood proudly with President Keith Watson, DO. The duo gathered with the Board of Trustees, pillars of our community and PNWU leadership to celebrate Phase...Read more>>

    • PNWU 2nd year Lab

    • Dedicated Faculty   Assistant professor of family medicine, Dr. Ramos- Diaz works with 2nd year PNWU students to practice bag- valve mask ventilation (BMV) and intubation. This basic airway management technique allows for oxygenation and ventilation of patients...Read more>>