Ex-congresswoman Berkley named to head Touro West

JTA, The Global Jewish News Source
December 19, 2013 4:39pm

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WASHINGTON (JTA) — Shelley Berkley, the former Nevada congresswoman known for her pro-Israel and health care reform advocacy, will helm Touro College’s Western campuses.

Touro announced Berkley’s appointment as CEO and provost on Wednesday, noting that the New York-based university’s campuses in Nevada and California have a focus on medical training.

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