Dr. Alessander Danna-dos-Santos helps distribute face shields to children.

WMU professor develops face shields to make children safer at school

Dozens of children will enter the school year with an added layer of protection thanks to a partnership between Western Michigan University's Laboratory for Advances in Rehabilitation Sciences and Synergy Applied Medical and Research Inc. Dr. Alessander Danna-dos-Santos spearheaded the project.

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Inaugural DPT cohort begins work at WMU

While the summer I session was winding down, a new beginning was underway at the College of Health and Human Services. The inaugural cohort of the new Doctor of Physical Therapy program was on campus on Monday and Tuesday, June 24 and 25, for their orientation program and their official welcome to WMU.