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Nov 18 2014

NYIT Celebrates International Education Week

Nov 10 2014

Men’s Soccer Wins ECC Championship with 1-0 Victory over LIU Post

Nov 07 2014

Dr. Jerry Balentine New Vice President for Medical Affairs and Global Health

Nov 07 2014

NYIT Management Students Advance to Fed Challenge Semi-Finals

Nov 04 2014

NYIT’s STEAM Career Fair Links Students to Employers

Nov 24 2014

Device Control for Energy Efficiency and Demand Response

Nov 24 2014

Movember Celebration

Dec 01 2014

Job Search Strategies

Dec 01 2014

Head in the Cloud? Protecting Your Privacy in a Mobile World

Dec 01 2014

Give ‘Em the Business: Resources for Management Students

Physician Assistant Studies News
May 28 2014

PAs and Physicians Discuss Lessons Learned from Treating Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

AAPA Annual Conference

AAPA President and NYIT PA Program Chair Professor Larry Herman moderates the closing CME session at the AAPA Annual Conference with PAs and physicians from Brigham and Women’s Hospital who treated the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing victims. Here they are seen discussing disaster preparedness, multiple casualty incidents, and the effects post-traumatic stress debriefing.

May 27 2014

PA students dine with former US Surgeon General, Dr. Ken Moritsugu

American Academy of Physician Assistants Annual Conference

More than 7,500 people attended the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) annual conference in Boston May 24-28, 2014. Pictured here are NYIT students and their guests along with Dr. Ken Moritsugu (center with green sash) the former Surgeon General of the United States, and AAPA President and PA Program Chair Larry Herman (center) along with Dr. David Jackson (far right), who attended a PA Foundation dinner during that event.

Apr 22 2013

Physician Assistant Studies Class of 2015 Runs for a Cure in Pineapple 5K Classic

Pineapple Run

On Sunday April 21, 2013, members of the NYIT Physician Assistant Studies Class of 2015 participated in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) 2nd Annual Pineapple 5K Classic. The race, which was held on the NYIT campus in Old Westbury and concluded at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, consisted of obstacles that the runners had to climb, crawl, and maneuver through along the way.

Team members raised over $6,600.00 for the LLS in just under 3 weeks! The team finished 3rd overall in fundraising and 3rd overall for the fastest race time for teams of 10 or more members. The Physician Assistant Class of 2015 ran in honor of Audrey DeMarco, who recently completed treatment, and Eugene Davoli, who is currently undergoing treatments.

Members of the team included: Cory Bazany, Pat Cazilas, Kyle Colquhoun, Colbie Cross, Kristen D'Altorio, Eric Daniels, Kate DeMarco, Katie O'Brien, Jordan Roberts, Allyson Ross, Steven Savery, Alissa Silverstein, Brittni Silvestri, Heather Tabolt, Jonathan Tan, Joelle Tanguy and Kristine Prazak, an assistant professor in the NYIT Department of Physician Assistant Studies.

Sep 04 2012

Second-Year PA Student Elected to National Organization

Carey Szymczak, a second-year student in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies, has been elected as a student representative for the American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants. This is the third time in the past 10 years that a PA student from NYIT has been elected to a position in this national organization.

May 24 2012

NYIT Holds White Coat Ceremony for Physician Assistants

Students pose at the 2012 White Coat Ceremony for Physician Assistants

On May 18, 2012, forty-eight students in the Class of 2012’s Physician Assistant Studies program traded waist-length jackets for long white coats as they celebrated their new career just two days before NYIT’s commencement.Read more...

May 24 2012

Lawrence Herman Elected President of American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

Lawrence HermanLawrence Herman, associate professor and director of physician assistant admissions and primary care initiatives, has been elected president of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). Read more...

Mar 13 2012

AAPA at Broadway

David Jackson, Robert Wooten, Lawrence Herman and Peter KeummelThe America Academy of Physician Assistant Studies recently held a listening session at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway.  This was the first stop kicking off a series of “listening” meetings that AAPA President Robert Wooten and CEO Jenna Dorn will be participating in throughout the country this spring to hear PAs' questions, stories and insights about the profession.  Read more...

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