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Ardis Wazdatskey, MA
Assistant Professor, Allied Health Studies
School of Allied Health Professions
Professional Development    Classes
  • Apple Presentation on Student Generated Content

    ( 9/2010 )

    Fascinating discussion of the technological creations today's student can create for classwork.  Examples discussed were videos of a procedure and interviewing references for a "visume." 

  • Working with Diverse Personalities, by Cameron Johnson, MD

    ( 5/2010 )

    Offered by the Office of Diversity.

  • Castrated Hearts, Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome.Workshop.    PTSD survivors discussed their stories.   

    ( 5/2010 )

    This presentation was made to occupational therapy students and guests. 

  • Training with LiveText for use with e-portfolios

    ( 5/2010 )
  • WASC Academic Resource Conference ( 4/2009 ) Link...
  • Ministry of Healing, from Desire to Competence ( 11/2007 )
    Loma Linda University, Nov 9-10, 2007
  Seminars and Conferences
  • Spiritual Life and Wholeness Renewal for Loma Linda University Health

    ( 5/2013 )

    Leaders convened at UCLA Conference Center at Lake Arrowhead for two-day retreat.  May 2 and 3.

  • SAHP Faculty Forum

    ( 5/2013 )
  • Emotional Health, Spirituality & Domestic Violence:  When Faith Hurts & Heals

    ( 10/2012 )
  • LLUAHSC Spiritual Life & Wholeness Banquet

    ( 10/2012 )

    For LLUAHSC Spiritual Life leaders where employees across the campus are recognized for their service to their colleagues and patients. 

  • Faculty Colloquium

    ( 9/2012 )

    Interprofessional Education presentation by John Baldwin, MD.  10 am - 3 pm.

  • LLUAHSC Spiritual Life and Wholeness Renewal Retreat

    ( 4/2012 )

    This retreat gives direction to the spiritual life team across campus for the new year.  Members become team players after the two-day off-campus event. 

  • Healthy People 2012, Emphasis on Aging

    ( 3/2012 )

    The speakers educated the audience on lifestyle changes that can be made by the elderly to enable them to live long, healthy, and happy lives.  Speakers discussed exercise, stress, diet, spirituality, social support, mental stimulation.

  • CHIP (Cardiac Health Improvement Program)

    ( 11/2011 )

    The conference included lifestyle changes that can be made by those with poor cardiac health, including diet and exercise. 

  • LLUAHSC Spiritual Life & Wholeness Banquet

    ( 10/2011 )

    For LLUAHSC Spiritual Life leaders where employees across the campus are recognized for their service to their colleagues and patients. 

  • LLU 2011 Annual Faculty Colloquium ( 9/2011 )
    All LLU faculty attend a day-long conference each fall for enrichment and community
  • SAHP Leadership Retreat ( 8/2011 )
    All SAHP program directors met for a day-long conference for strategic planning. 
  • SAHP Spring Faculty Forum ( 5/2011 )
  • Spiritual Leadership Renewal ( 4/2011 )
    Lake Arrowhead retreat for LLUAHSC leaders of spiritual life and wholeness. 
  • SAHP Winter Faculty Forum ( 2/2011 )
  • SAHP Fall Faculty Forum ( 11/2010 )
  • LLU 2010 Annual Faculty Colloquium

    ( 9/2010 )

    Challenge-Based Learning.  Pedagogy integration with technology, assessment best practices, and group and active learning with technology. 

  • SAHP Leadership Retreat

    ( 8/2010 )

    Discussion and revision of school mission, vision, values

  • Member, National Association of Professional Women

    ( 7/2009 - 7/2010 )

    Highlights and profiles the country's most accompllished professional women in over 200 industries and professions. 

  • SAHP Spring Faculty Forum ( 5/2010 )
  • Spiritual Life and Wholeness Renewal Retreat, Lake Arrowhead ( 4/2010 )
  • SAHP Winter Faculty Forum ( 2/2010 )
  • SAHP Fall Faculty Forum ( 11/2009 )
  • Health and Faith Forums, selected ( 7/2008 - 7/2009 )
  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 5/2009 )
    May 19, 2009
  • Compassion in Action, Wayne Dysinger, Preventive Medicine

    ( 5/2009 )

    May 12, 2009

  • Creative Leadership Workshop for Managers, Supervisors and Team Leaders ( 4/2009 )
  • Humanities Lecture, Samuel Shem, "Spirit of the Place" ( 4/2009 )
    April 23, 2009, Randall Visitor Center
  • Humanities Lecture, John Fox, Poetry ( 4/2009 )
    Apr 15, 2009, Randall Visitor Center
  • LLUAHSC Spiritual Life and Wholeness Leadership Renewal ( 4/2009 )
  • Humanities Lecture, Sonshine for the Soul ( 2/2009 )
    Feb 18, 2009, Randall Visitor Center
  • Compassion in Action, Serena Tonstad, Preventive Medicine ( 1/2009 )
  • 3rd Thursday, Engaging Post Moderns in Spiritual Discussions, Jon Paulien ( 1/2009 )
    Jan 15, 2009
  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 1/2009 )
    Jan 30, 2009
  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 10/2008 )
    Oct 31, 2008
  • Faculty Colloquium September 18, 2008 ( 9/2008 )
    Professional Development and WASC Preview
  • SAHP Leadership Retreat, Lake Arrowhead, August 21, 2008 ( 8/2008 )
    "Philanthropy and the Preferable Future"
  • Health and Faith Forums, selected ( 7/2007 - 7/2008 )
  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 4/2008 )
    Apr 25, 2008
  • LLUAHSC Spiritiual Life and Wholeness Retreat, Lake Arrowhead ( 4/2008 )
    Attended renewal and wholeness events at the two-day annual retreat.  This conference includes LLUAHSC spiritual life and wholeness leaderership. 
  • "Strengthening Families in the 21st Century:  Health, Wholeness and Faith"

    ( 4/2008 )

    April 28 and 29, 2008, Wong Kerlee International Conference Center, Loma Linda, CA

  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 2/2008 )
    Feb 29, 2008
  • SAHP Faculty Forum ( 10/2007 )
    Oct 19, 2007
  • Faculty Colloquium, September, 2007

    ( 9/2007 )
  • ABET

    ( 8/2007 )

    August 6 - 7, 2007 in preparation for WASC Visit.  Attended various break out sessions and motivational seminars for schools anticipating WASC visits.

  • LLUAHSC Spiritual Life and Wholeness Retreat, Lake Arrowhead.

    ( 4/2007 )

    This two-day conference is attended by LLUAHSC spiritual life and wholeness leadership for renewal, planning, and commitment to mission. 

  Special Projects
  • New Faculty Women's Group Organization

    ( 10/2013 )

    Mentored the formation of a information/support group for new (five years and under) female faculty members at LLU.  Organized the first luncheon with speaker Carla Gober on Oct 7, 2013. 

  • Met with accreditors for O & P Program, along with faculty from that program

    ( 3/2013 )

    Gave feedback to accreditors regarding the quality of the program and efficiency of administration, March 4, 2013

  • Pharmacy Executive Committee

    ( 3/2013 )

    Made presentation to pharmacy administration regarding SAHP portfolio program, which ultimately led to their school co-sponsoring the Wil Alexander Wholeness Series for 2013-2014.  Subsequent meeting to work out details with pharmacy portfolio program staff. March 5 and 20. 

  • Annual Trip to Museum of Tolerance with O & P students. 

    ( 11/2012 )

    Travel with class, lunch together, socialize with O& P staff and students.  Get feedback from class re reactions.

  • Served as evaluator for OT Business Topics Presentations

    ( 11/2012 )

    Evaluated presentations from OT students, served on panel. Nov 26, 2:15 - 4:15 pm

  • Trip to Museum of Tolerance and Getty Museum in Los Angeles with Orthotics & Prosthetics Program Director & portfolio team

    ( 1/2012 )

    All-day planning session for Orthotics and Prosthetics' portfolio field trip in November, 2012 to visit both museums.