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Alumni Profile: Jason McGrade

Profile | Dec 06, 2021

As assistant vice president for advanced clinical providers at Northwell Health, Jason McGrade (B.S. ’02) worked to safely mobilize frontline healthcare workers throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and educate the public about the safety of vaccines.


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Health Professions Students Share Research at Annual Aletheia Symposium

Feature | May 28, 2020

School of Health professions students and faculty gathered for a two-day Zoom conference to present their research at this year’s virtual Aletheia Symposium.


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News Byte: Physician Assistant Studies Receives Continued Accreditation

Feature | Nov 18, 2019

The 98-credit PA program, comprising 158 master’s degree candidates, is part of NYIT School of Health Professions.


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SHP Faculty Presents to STEP High Schoolers

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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Student Profile: Shelby Caban

Profile | Oct 17, 2018

After battling a life-threatening heart condition as a child and later cancer, Shelby Caban is taking her experience as a patient to bring comfort and aid to her future patients.
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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: 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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Honoring the Generosity of Body Donors

Feature | May 10, 2018

In an annual memorial service, the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2021 and physician assistant students in NYIT School of Health Professions paid tribute to their “first patients.”


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