Southeastern University is a private Christian liberal arts university located in Lakeland, Florida, USA. It was established in 1935 in New Brockton, Alabama as a Bible college, relocated to Lakeland in 1946, and became a liberal arts college in 1970. The school has four colleges and is the largest Assemblies of God educational institution in the United States. The university offers 45 bachelor's degrees and ten master's degrees. Wikipedia.
News Article | April 17, 2017
The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has announced North Carolina’s best online colleges and universities for 2017. 31 four-year schools made the list, with North Carolina State University at Raleigh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, East Carolina University, Appalachian State University and University of North Carolina at Greensboro taking the top five spots. Of the 44 two-year colleges that also made the list, Piedmont Community College, Forsyth Technical Community College, Durham Technical Community College, Blue Ridge Community College and Pitt Community College were top five schools. “The schools on our list have dedicated themselves to providing students with the tools they need to earn an online certificate or degree without sacrificing quality,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org. “Our analysis of government data shows that these accredited North Carolina schools have stellar student services and program offerings to suit the needs of even the busiest student.” To earn a spot on the “Best Online Schools in North Carolina” list, colleges and universities must be accredited, public or private not-for-profit institutions. Each college is also judged based on additional metrics including financial aid availability, the number of student services, academic counseling student/teacher ratios and graduation rates. For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit: The Best Online Four-Year Schools in North Carolina for 2017 include the following: Appalachian State University Cabarrus College of Health Sciences Campbell University Charlotte Christian College and Theological Seminary East Carolina University Fayetteville State University Gardner-Webb University John Wesley University Lees-McRae College Lenoir-Rhyne University Methodist University Mid-Atlantic Christian University Montreat College North Carolina A & T State University North Carolina Central University North Carolina State University at Raleigh Pfeiffer University Piedmont International University Queens University of Charlotte Salem College St Andrews University The College at Southeastern University of Mount Olive University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Charlotte University of North Carolina at Greensboro University of North Carolina at Pembroke University of North Carolina Wilmington Wake Forest University Western Carolina University Winston-Salem State University The Best Online Two-Year Schools in North Carolina for 2017 include the following: Alamance Community College Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Beaufort County Community College Bladen Community College Blue Ridge Community College Brunswick Community College Cape Fear Community College Carteret Community College Central Carolina Community College Central Piedmont Community College Cleveland Community College Coastal Carolina Community College College of the Albemarle Craven Community College Davidson County Community College Durham Technical Community College Edgecombe Community College Fayetteville Technical Community College Forsyth Technical Community College Gaston College Guilford Technical Community College Haywood Community College Lenoir Community College Mayland Community College Mitchell Community College Montgomery Community College Pamlico Community College Piedmont Community College Pitt Community College Richmond Community College Roanoke-Chowan Community College Robeson Community College Sandhills Community College South Piedmont Community College Southwestern Community College Stanly Community College Surry Community College Tri-County Community College Vance-Granville Community College Wake Technical Community College Wayne Community College Western Piedmont Community College Wilkes Community College Wilson Community College ### About Us: AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org was founded in 2011 to provide students and parents with quality data and information about pursuing an affordable, quality education that has been certified by an accrediting agency. Our community resource materials and tools span topics such as college accreditation, financial aid, opportunities available to veterans, people with disabilities, as well as online learning resources. We feature higher education institutions that have developed online learning programs that include highly trained faculty, new technology and resources, and online support services to help students achieve educational success.
News Article | October 28, 2016
The International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome Scott R. Searing, DO, Cardiologist, to their prestigious organization with his upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World. He is a highly trained and qualified cardiologist with a vast expertise in all facets of his work. Dr. Searing has been in practice for over two years and is currently serving at Botsford Heart Health Center in Farmington Hills, Farmington, and Livonia, Michigan. Furthermore, he has hospital privileges at Beaumont Hospital-Farmington Hills. Dr. Searing provides full-service invasive non-interventional cardiovascular medical care including TEE/TTE, stress testing, diagnostic heart catheterization, PPM/AICD, implantable loop recorders and Coronary CT Angiography. Dr. Searing attended NOVA Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine where he received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree in 2008. He then went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency along with his Cardiovascular Disease fellowship at Botsford Hospital. Dr. Searing holds board certification in Cardiology and Internal Medicine by the American Osteopathic Board of Cardiology, in Nuclear Cardiology by the Certification Board for Nuclear Cardiology, and in Echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography. A Clinical Professor at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Searing keeps current in the field of cardiology through his professional memberships with the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Echocardiography, and the American College of Osteopathic Internists. Additionally, he was honored with a Humanitarian Award by the American College of Cardiology in 2016. Dr. Searing focuses on open communication and individualized care, and treats his patients as he would want to be treated. He attributes his success to being personable and treating people like family. When he is not working, Dr. Searing enjoys spending time with his children. Learn more about Dr. Searing here: http://www.botsford.org/bhhc/scott-searing.cfm and read his upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World. FindaTopDoc.com is a hub for all things medicine, featuring detailed descriptions of medical professionals across all areas of expertise, and information on thousands of healthcare topics. Each month, millions of patients use FindaTopDoc to find a doctor nearby and instantly book an appointment online or create a review. FindaTopDoc.com features each doctor’s full professional biography highlighting their achievements, experience, patient reviews and areas of expertise. A leading provider of valuable health information that helps empower patient and doctor alike, FindaTopDoc enables readers to live a happier and healthier life. For more information about FindaTopDoc, visit: http://www.findatopdoc.com
News Article | November 21, 2016
FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. - The American Academy of Optometry (AAO) recently announced Nova Southeastern University (NSU) College of Optometry Professor Rachel A. "Stacey" Coulter, O.D., M.S.Ed., FAAO, FCOVD, as the recipient of the prestigious 2016 William Feinbloom Award. Dr. Coulter was recognized at the Academy 2016 Anaheim Awards Ceremony on November 11, 2016. Each year the AAO recognizes distinguished individuals who have made countless contributions to advancing the profession of optometry. Established in 1983, the William Feinbloom Award is presented annually to an individual who has made a distinguished and significant contribution to clinical excellence and the direct clinical advancement of visual and optometric service and thus the visual enhancement of the public. "The individuals nominated for awards this year were all exceptional individuals, which made it a difficult but rewarding task to come up with leading candidates," Chris A. Johnson, Ph.D., D.Sc., FAAO, Awards Committee chair. "I am indebted to those who performed the nominations and those who served on the awards committee. The high quality of candidates is an indication of the success, improvement and influence of the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Foundation, and its members." According to the AAO, Dr. Coulter demonstrates the link between her clinical research expertise while raising the standards of routine clinical optometric practice. She is an outstanding role model for individuals aspiring to combine research and clinical practice in their career goals. Dr. Coulter is professor and chair of the Optometric Sciences Department at NSU's College of Optometry. She has served in various roles since joining Southeastern University of the Health Sciences (now NSU) in 1992. She has authored numerous refereed journal articles in publications such as Strabismus, Optometry and Vision Science, Optometry, and Optometry & Vision Development. She has also authored a textbook chapter in the 5th edition of Bartlett and Janus's text Clinical Ocular Pharmacology. She serves on the Editorial Review Board for Optometry & Vision Development and has served as a guest reviewer for several journals. Dr. Coulter has significant research experience in the areas of autism and vision, convergence insufficiency, preschool vision screening and ocular motility and attention. She has presented scientific research at conferences and continuing education lectures on topics including binocular vision and pediatric optometry. Dr. Coulter is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. She is a diplomate in binocular vision, perception and pediatric optometry. She has held several positions for AAO, including chair of the Binocular Vision, Perception and Pediatric Optometry Section, vice- chair of the Membership Committee, and two-time member of the Nominating Committee. She also is a past chair of the Children's Vision Committee for the Florida Optometric Association and was elected as a distinguished practitioner to the National Academies of Practice in 2009. Dr. Coulter received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University in 1983 and her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1991. She completed a residency in pediatric optometry and vision therapy at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. About Nova Southeastern University (NSU): Located in beautiful Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Nova Southeastern University (NSU) is a dynamic research institution dedicated to providing high-quality educational programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and first-professional degree levels. A private, not-for-profit institution, NSU has campuses in Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Jacksonville, Miami, Miramar, Orlando, Palm Beach, and Tampa, Florida, as well as San Juan, Puerto Rico, while maintaining a presence online globally. For more than 50 years, NSU has been awarding degrees in a wide range of fields, while fostering groundbreaking research and an impactful commitment to community. Classified as a research university with "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, NSU is 1 of only 50 universities nationwide to also be awarded Carnegie's Community Engagement Classification, and is also the largest private, not-for-profit institution in the United States that meets the U.S. Department of Education's criteria as a Hispanic-serving Institution. Please visit http://www. for more information about NSU and realizingpotential.nova.edu for more information on the largest fundraising campaign in NSU history.
News Article | December 13, 2016
Scott P. Bruder, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman of the parent company of Amendia, Inc., spoke at the World Stem Cell Summit on December 8 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. Dr. Bruder’s presentation was titled “Our Journey from Autologous to Allogeneic Stem Cell Therapy: How did we get here & when do we use what?” and was delivered in collaboration with three other leading experts as part of the event’s cell therapy program. The World Stem Cell Summit & RegMed Capital Conference is the original, translation-focused global meeting of industry stakeholders. Now in its 12th year, and with over 1,200 attendees, 225 speakers, and 90-plus hours of programming, the World Stem Cell Summit serves as the choice venue for forging collaborations with worldwide pioneers across multiple disciplines. "This summit is the premier opportunity to illuminate and explore the business of regenerative medicine on a worldwide scale,” said Dr. Bruder. “My presentation on allogeneic cells with Timothy Ganey, Ph.D., Lou Barnes, and Lisa Ferrara, Ph.D. is one of several important and distinguished cell-manufacturing discussions that focus on translation and commercialization for the present and future of stem cell medicine.” Over the course of his 25-year career in healthcare, Dr. Bruder has united principles from basic science, clinical medicine, and industrial development to deliver products that enhance patients’ lives and improve outcomes. As a veteran physician, scientist, and executive, he now leads Bruder Consulting International, LLC, providing a variety of services to medical device, biotechnology, and regenerative medicine entities. Currently, he serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the parent company of Amendia, Inc., helping to develop biologic implants and medical devices for spine applications. “Dr. Bruder’s command of the business of regenerative medicine, and influence in healthcare as a whole, is invaluable to the present and future of Amendia’s spine device and biologics innovation,” said Amendia CEO Chris Fair. “We’re honored to have such an insightful luminary on our team.” About Regenerative Medicine Foundation The World Stem Cell Summit is a project of the nonprofit Regenerative Medicine Foundation. Since 2003, Regenerative Medicine Foundation and its predecessor Genetics Policy Institute have built the strongest, most comprehensive and trusted global network of Regenerative Medicine stakeholders, uniting the world's leading researchers, medical centers, universities, labs, businesses, funders, policymakers, experts in law, regulation and ethics, medical philanthropies and patient organizations. Our mission is to accelerate regenerative medicine to improve health and deliver cures. We are committed to the ethical advancement of innovative medicine powered by regenerative, restorative, and curative technologies. Learn more at http://www.regmedfoundation.org. About 2016 WSCS The World Stem Cell Summit is the "window to the world" to stem cell research and regenerative medicine. It is the original, translation-focused global meeting of stakeholders, now celebrating its 12th year. With 1,200+ attendees, 225+ speakers and 90+ hours of programming it is no surprise that attendees travel from 30+ countries in order to attend. WSCS16 is organized by the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), the sole manager of the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory; Centre For Commercialization Of Regenerative Medicine (Canada); Diabetes Research Institute Foundation; Kyoto University Institute for Integrated Cell Material Science; Mayo Clinic; NOVA Southeastern University Cell Therapy Institute; The Cure Alliance; University of Miami Miller School of Medicine ISCI (Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute); and Wake Forest School of Medicine Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Learn more at http://www.worldstemcellsummit.com. For more information on the World Stem Cell Summit & RegMed Capital Conference, and Dr. Bruder’s presentation, visit the event website. About Amendia Headquartered in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Marietta, GA, Amendia is a leading designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices used in spinal surgical procedures. Amendia’s mission is to exceed surgeon and patient expectations by creating balanced solutions with disruptive technologies for medical devices paired with biologics and instrumentation. Amendia’s vertically-integrated strategy focuses on improving surgical outcomes and the lives of patients with spinal disorders. For more information, please visit http://www.amendia.com.
News Article | October 28, 2016
A list of the Best Online Colleges in Florida for 2016 has been released by leading higher education information resource AffordableCollegesOnline.org. Analyzing more than a dozen unique data points, 40 schools were pinpointed for offering maximum value and quality in online learning in the state. Four-year colleges earning the highest marks include Saint Leo University, University of Florida, Florida International University, Keiser University Fort Lauderdale and the University of Central Florida; two-year colleges include Tallahassee Community College, Locklin Technical Center and Sheridan Technical College. "More than 60 percent of college students in Florida are going to school part-time, and online education programs allow these students the flexibility to take on the challenge of earning a degree,” said Dan Schuessler, CEO and Founder of AffordableCollegesOnline.org. "The colleges on our list are maximizing student’s time and efforts by providing a variety of degree programs online, while maintaining a focus on affordability.” In order to be considered for ranking, AffordableCollegesOnline.org requires colleges and universities to meet several baseline requirements. The Best Online Colleges in Florida are all fully accredited and carry public or private not-for-profit status. Schools on the Best Two-Year list all offer in-state tuition under $5,000 per year, while schools on the Best Four-Year list offer in-state tuition under $25,000 per year. Rankings for each college are determined by a variety of other qualitative and quantitative metrics, including student-teacher ratios and graduation rates. A full list of the Best Online Colleges in Florida, including rankings and information on how each school was scored can be found by visit the following page: The full list of Best Two-Year Online Colleges in Florida for 2016 is included below: The full list of Best Two-Year Online Colleges in Florida for 2016 is included below: Adventist University of Health Sciences Bethune-Cookman University Broward College City College - Fort Lauderdale Daytona State College Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide Everglades University Florida Atlantic University Florida Gateway College Florida Gulf Coast University Florida International University Florida SouthWestern State College Florida State College at Jacksonville Hobe Sound Bible College Hodges University Indian River State College Johnson University Florida Keiser University - Fort Lauderdale Pensacola State College Remington College - Heathrow Campus Saint Leo University South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary Southeastern University St. Petersburg College State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota The Baptist College of Florida The University of West Florida Trinity College of Florida University of Central Florida University of Florida University of Fort Lauderdale University of North Florida Warner University Webber International University AffordableCollegesOnline.org began in 2011 to provide quality data and information about pursuing an affordable higher education. Our free community resource materials and tools span topics such as financial aid and college savings, opportunities for veterans and people with disabilities, and online learning resources. We feature higher education institutions that have developed online learning environments that include highly trained faculty, new technology and resources, and online support services to help students achieve educational and career success. We have been featured by nearly 1,100 postsecondary institutions and nearly 120 government organizations.
News Article | February 16, 2017
The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has ranked the best schools with online programs in the state of Florida for 2017. A total of 45 schools received honors for their online education offerings, with University of Florida, University of Miami, Florida State University, University of South Florida-Main Campus, Jacksonville University, Tallahassee Community College and Florida Keys Community College earning top spots overall. More than a dozen unique data points were evaluated to determine each school’s score. “The schools on our Best Online Schools list for Florida all meet high standards of excellence for students who want to succeed outside of a brick-and-mortar classroom,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org. Colleges and universities on the Best Online Schools list must meet specific base requirements to be included. Qualifications include being institutionally accredited and holding public or private not-for-profit status. Each college was also scored based on additional criteria that includes the student/teacher ratio, graduation rate, employment services and financial aid availability. For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit: Florida’s Best Online Schools for 2017 include the following: Adventist University of Health Sciences Ave Maria University Barry University Bethune-Cookman University Broward College City College-Fort Lauderdale Daytona State College Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide Everglades University Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Florida Atlantic University Florida Gulf Coast University Florida Institute of Technology Florida International University Florida Keys Community College Florida SouthWestern State College Florida State College at Jacksonville Florida State University Hobe Sound Bible College Hodges University Indian River State College Jacksonville University Johnson & Wales University-North Miami Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale Lynn University Nova Southeastern University Palm Beach Atlantic University Saint Leo University South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary Southeastern University St. Petersburg College St. Thomas University State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota Stetson University Tallahassee Community College The Baptist College of Florida The University of West Florida Trinity College of Florida University of Central Florida University of Florida University of Miami University of North Florida University of South Florida-Main Campus Warner University Webber International University ### About Us: AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org was founded in 2011 to provide students and parents with quality data and information about pursuing an affordable, quality education that has been certified by an accrediting agency. Our community resource materials and tools span topics such as college accreditation, financial aid, opportunities available to veterans, people with disabilities, as well as online learning resources. We feature higher education institutions that have developed online learning programs that include highly trained faculty, new technology and resources, and online support services to help students achieve educational success.
News Article | November 22, 2016
Press Registration & Interviews: To apply for press registration credentials, visit worldstemcellsummit.com/media/. Advance registration is requested. On-site and remote interviews can be arranged. What: A full day of stem cell education designed for patients, doctors, the general public and students. Price for the day is $30 for general admission. Free admission for students. Learn how stem cell scientists conduct research in space; meet an astronaut; enjoy dazzling art created by youth inspired by cell biology; and discover anti-aging technologies, possible cures for macular degeneration, insights into clinical trials, rescuing species from extinction with stem cell technology, and more! What: Celebrating its 12th year, the 2016 World Stem Cell Summit (#wscs16) brings scientists, clinicians, philanthropists, investors and patient advocates from more than 30 countries to share breakthroughs that were once thought impossible. The Summit meets to accelerate the discovery and development of lifesaving cures and therapies. This is an ideal event for health, science, biotech and business reporters to interview the world's stem cell leaders and pioneers. Some interviews may be able to be scheduled in advance of the Summit. The World Stem Cell Summit is a project of the nonprofit Regenerative Medicine Foundation. Since 2003, Regenerative Medicine Foundation and its predecessor Genetics Policy Institute have built the strongest, most comprehensive and trusted global network of Regenerative Medicine stakeholders, uniting the world's leading researchers, medical centers, universities, labs, businesses, funders, policymakers, experts in law, regulation and ethics, medical philanthropies and patient organizations. Our mission is to accelerate regenerative medicine to improve health and deliver cures. We are committed to the ethical advancement of innovative medicine powered by regenerative, restorative, and curative technologies. Learn more at www.regmedfoundation.org. The World Stem Cell Summit is the "window to the world" to stem cell research and regenerative medicine. It is the original, translation-focused global meeting of stakeholders, now celebrating its 12th year. With 1,200+ attendees, 225+ speakers and 90+ hours of programming it is no surprise that attendees travel from 30+ countries in order to attend. WSCS16 is organized by the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), the sole manager of the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory; Centre For Commercialization Of Regenerative Medicine (Canada); Diabetes Research Institute Foundation; Kyoto University Institute for Integrated Cell Material Science; Mayo Clinic; NOVA Southeastern University Cell Therapy Institute; The Cure Alliance; University of Miami Miller School of Medicine ISCI (Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute); and Wake Forest School of Medicine Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Learn more at www.worldstemcellsummit.com.
News Article | February 15, 2017
Head Coach Anna Welsh will be directing the Nike Softball Camp on Southeastern's University softball field. Dates for the three sessions of camp are June 18th – 22nd, June 26th – 29th and July 31st – August 3rd, 2017. Head Coach Anna Welsh has run over 85 camps and clinics and has been a part of the Nike Softball Camps for years. Anna’s camps present players with the unique opportunity to experience an elite training environment and improve on all aspects of their game including position specific instruction and hitting drills. Ranked 3rd in the Nation in the pre-season polls, the Southeastern University softball program competes at the highest level and is the ideal location for any prospect or player looking to improve. “Anna Welsh and the entire Southeastern University program is what our Nike Softball Camps in Florida are all about. First class facilities coupled with an incredible director and staff create an environment where young ladies can learn life skills and reach for their softball dreams.” says Mike de Surville, Sr. Vice President of US Sports Camps. Nike Softball Camps provide focused, intensive training essential to improvement for all skill levels. Every facet of the game is covered with an emphasis on fundamentals to help players become valuable team members. At each location, campers are broken into groups with other players of similar age, abilities and goals. Each camp director does their best to advance players to the next level, keeping in consideration each camper’s experience and desire to improve. Players, Coaches, Parents and others interested in the 2017 Nike Softball Camps can visit. http://www.ussportscamps.com/softball/nike/ or call 1-800-645-3226. About US Sports Camps US Sports Camps (USSC), headquartered in San Rafael, California, is America's largest sports camp network and the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps. The company has offered summer camps since 1975 with the same mission that defines it today: to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement.