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Alumni Profile: Christopher Frumusa

Profile | Feb 15, 2019

Christopher Frumusa (B.S. ’14) came to NYIT to study physical therapy. He switched his major to health sciences after he realized he wanted to help patients in a different way.


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Alumni Profile: Alix Small Anand

Profile | Feb 08, 2019

When babies are too sick to nurse or bottle feed, Neonatal Dietician Alix Small Anand (M.S. ’12) ensures they get the right nutrition.


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Alumni Profile: Alessandra Capizzi

Profile | Feb 06, 2019

As a physician assistant, Capizzi is fulfilling her lifelong dream to help patients and finding ways to make a positive impact on the profession.


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NYIT makes an impact at the American Physical Therapy Association’s 2019 Combined Sections Meeting

Alumni Profile: Amanda Caruso

Profile | Dec 12, 2018

Amanda Caruso (M.S. ’18) plans to draw on her service-learning experiences at NYIT to help others as a professional occupational therapist.


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Alumni Profile: Dane Masuda

Profile | Nov 07, 2018

Physician assistant and naval officer Dane Masuda helps provide primary care to the young men and women living and working on board a U.S. Naval ship off the coast of Japan.


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Alumni and Faculty Profile: Jessica Estanislau

Profile | Oct 12, 2018

As an adjunct instructor, Jessica Estanislau helps PA students successfully transition from the classroom to the clinical setting.


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Alumni Profile: Amanda Kaminaris

Profile | Sep 21, 2018

Amanda Kaminaris applied for NYIT’s undergraduate advanced research program thinking it would be a good resume builder. Instead, biomedical research became a major part of her education.
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News Brief: Physical Therapy Graduates Break NYIT Record, Score Big

Feature | Aug 13, 2018

NYIT physical therapy 2018 graduates’ 94.9 percent first-time pass rate on the NPTE national licensing exam in July surpasses NYIT’s historical pass rate and exceeds the 92.3 percent national average.


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News Brief: Work Your PANCE Off—Physician Assistants Achieve 100% Pass Rate

Feature | Jul 30, 2018

For the third-year running the graduating class of the Physician Assistant Studies program has achieved a 100 percent first-time pass rate.


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