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Innovative technology comes to MBKU

Ever since his vision turned Marshall B. Ketchum University into an interprofessional campus, University President Dr. Kevin Alexander has been focusing on implementing the core value of innovation across both of the university’s programs. Thanks […]

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Dr. Roger Jordan, Class of ’80: living his passion

Roger Jordan, OD ’80, felt as though he’d hit the trifecta when he was accepted into the Southern California College of Optometry in 1976. He had wanted a school with a big-city feel, something he […]

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President’s perspective: Fall 2016

A message from University President Kevin L. Alexander, OD, PhD.

Class of 1966 at SCCO's 2016 Commencement

From the Class of 1966

At SCCO’s 2016 Commencement on May 19, 2016, Dean Stanley Woo was pleased to recognize the Class of 1966, who graduated 50 years ago from the Los Angeles College of Optometry. At their graduation 50 years […]

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Resident’s perspective: Fall 2016

Dr. Akhamzadeh sees the future of patient care, through their eyes Dr. Desireh Akhamzadeh was born and raised in the Los Angeles area with a supportive family network and community. So, when it came to […]

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Student stories: Fall 2016

MBKU attracts some of the best optometry and PA students in the nation. We are proud to bring their stories to you here. Inspired by an SCCO alumnus, Kappes looks to inspire others in her […]

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Class notes: Fall 2016

MBKU is proud to have such an astounding family of alumni from SCCO and LACO. Here are some of the pieces of news we have received recently.

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In remembrance: Fall 2016

MBKU was sad to hear of these alumni and friends recently lost. Here we honor those whose memory will always be part of our university family.

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ACHIEVING 20|20: Fall 2016

August 6, 2016, was an historic day for Marshall B. Ketchum University as President Alexander and the Board of Trustees formally dedicated MBKU’s newest health care center, Ketchum Health in Anaheim. Faculty members and students […]

Research grant: Droxidopa for neurogenic orthostatic hypotension

The College of Pharmacy’s Jack Chen, PharmD, received phase two of a research grant from Lundbeck, LLU.

Dr. John Nishimoto at Tokyo Optometric College.

International partnerships mark strategic growth for Ketchum University

After an exciting few years of transforming itself into an interprofessional university and expanding to include three academic programs, Marshall B. Ketchum University has set its sights farther afield — across the Pacific Ocean to […]