Category Archives: Gurnick Academy

Upcoming Dental Assistant Info Session

Come join us for our Dental Assistant Info Session and learn everything you need to about the exciting world of dentistry. We’re beginning to enroll for our first ever Dental Assistant Program which is set to start September 26th! Space is limited, so don’t hesitate to sign up and bring a friend!

Tuesday August, 9th. 2016

4:00 p.m.

2121 S El Camino Real B-C200, San Mateo, CA 94403

Please RSVP by calling (650) 685-6616


Concord Campus Welcomes All to our Open House!

Concord Campus will be hosting an Open House for all programs offered at our Concord Campus on the 14th of May. We’ll be answering questions or you may have about Gurnick Academy and the programs we offer. Our Concord Campus offers 7 programs that will help you advance your way to the medical field. RSVP today to get more information on what Gurnick can do for you!

1401 Willow Pass Road, Suite 450
Concord, CA 94520

Open House Date & Time:
Saturday May 14, 2016
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

To RSVP: please call (925) 687-9555

Nursing School - Concord

Don’t miss the Free Healthy Lifestyle Expo in Concord!

Come out and learn ways to support a healthier you. Learn to be the healthy person you deserve to be!

Promoting good health awareness and encouraging participants to assume responsibility for their own health are the goals of the Age Strong, Live Long Healthy Lifestyle Expo. This amazing expo is a free one day event set for Friday, February 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Concord Senior Center, 2727 Parkside Circle in Concord.

The expo will provide information about services, resources and products that benefit older adults, their families and caregivers. A free tote bag will be distributed to the first 500 attendees. Over 40 vendors and service providers will offer valuable information to seniors and family members.

We’ll be offering participants the opportunity to sample juiced fruits and vegetables provided by Gurnick Academy of Medical Art’s Nursing Students. Other information sessions will be available depending on the hour of the day such as an informative presentation by Dr. Leonard Chuck, MD, PhD on healthy aging: “Better, Stronger, Younger: Don’t Get Old”, and “Make Room For Sugar: What is Diabetes” are scheduled at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Various health screenings and services will be provided by Gurnick, Diablo Clinical Research and Senior Helpers, including cholesterol blood pressure, memory, heel scans and massages. For more information about this amazing expo, please visit


Groups VN22/23 Graduation (Modesto Campus)

We want to congratulate the Vocational Nursing class of 2016, groups 22/23, for their hard work and diligence. We are proud to introduce the graduating Nursing class. They will forever be a part of our Gurnick Family and we could not be anymore proud of their current and future achievements. We wish you all the best in your upcoming NCLEX examination.


Congratulations on graduating Gurnick’s Nursing School!
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Photo Credit: Laura Mooney

Gurnick Academy – San Mateo: Angel Tree of Giving

This year, Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts – San Mateo Campus, participated in yet another Angel Tree hosted by the Salvation Army. Gurnick was able to donate to the entire tree of listed items for over 80 children. More than 80 kids are going to have a wonderful Merry Christmas, thanks to the efforts of our staff and faculty at Gurnick Academy.

The Angel Tree Program has been hosted by the Salvation Army since 1979. For more than 35 years, this program has helped make the Christmases of more than 14,000 kids annually.

To learn more about the Angel Tree program and how you can participate, please click on the link below. Angel Tree Info:

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