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Students registered with the College of Health Professions, plus CHP faculty and staff, are invited to a free eight-week program incorporating mindfulness-based stress reduction, resilience, and mindful communication techniques geared towards health care professionals and students. Register for a June 30 orientation. Classes begin July 7. 
Ali (Smith) McMenamin PA '02 will join MerrittHealth & Wellness in June 2021.
Federico Martinez PA '20 became a physician assistant at Valley Vista Medical Group in Prosser, Wash., in May 2021.
In Memoriam: Lindsey Dang PA '05
Chelsea (Van Dyke) Reich PA '15 joined the Essentia Health team in West Fargo, N.D., in February 2021. 
Emily Herrmann PA '20 joined Nova Health's team of healthcare professionals in January 2021. 
Elizabeth (Atkisson) Upton PA '03 joined George Fox University's physician assistant program as an assistant professor in January 2021. 
Chelsea (Rowe) Marshall PA '08 joined Mountain Peaks Family Practice in Orem, Utah, as a physician assistant.
Allison Ward PA '19 joined Oregon Imaging Centers as a physician assistant. 
Students from four schools at Pacific University collaborated to provide free dental and optometric care, among other services. The event drew kids ages 2 to 17.