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PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT EDUCATION PROGRAMS IN NEW YORK STATE REGISTERED BY THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT
(as of October 9, 2012)

Albany Medical College
Center for Physician Assistant Studies
47 New Scotland Avenue MC-4, Albany, NY 12208-3412
Tel: 518-262-5251, Fax: 518-262-6698
http://www.amc.edu/pa
David Irvine, DHSc, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: GreenR@mail.amc.edu
Master’s Degree, 28 months
Program begins: January
CASPA participant

Clarkson University
Department of Physician Assistant Studies
8 Clarkson Ave, Box 5882. Potsdam, NY 13699-5882
315-268-7942
http://www.clarkson.edu/pa
Michael B. Whitehead, DHSc, PA-C Department Chair
pa@clarkson.edu
Master’s degree 28 month
Program begins: January
Will start CASPA with the next cohort

Daemen College
Physician Assistant Program
4380 Main Street, Amherst, NY 14226-3592
Tel: 716-839-8653 or 8383, Fax: 716-839-8252
http://www.daemen.edu/academics/physician_assistant/index.php
Gregg Shutts, EdD, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: physician_assistant@daemen.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 60 months; Master’s only, 36 months
Program begins: September
CASPA participant

D’Youville College
Physician Assistant Department
320 Porter Avenue, KAB 307, Buffalo, NY 14201-9985
Tel: 716-829-7713, Fax: 716-829-7732
http://www.dyc.edu/academics/physician_assistant/index.asp
Maureen Finney, EdD, PA-C, Program Director
E-Mail for information: paprogram@dyc.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 54 months; Master’s only, 36 months
Program begins: August

Hofstra University
Program in Physician Assistant Studies
113 Monroe Lecture Center, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549-1270
Tel: 516-463-4074, Fax: 516-463-5177
http://www.hofstra.edu/Academics/HCLAS/PAP/index_PAP.cfm
Theresa Horvath, MPH, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: paprogram@hofstra.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 64 months; Master’s only, 28 months
Program begins: September
CASPA participant

Le Moyne College
Department of Physician Assistant Studies
1419 Salt Springs Road, Syracuse, NY 13214-1399
Tel: 315-445-4745, Fax: 315-445-4602
http://www.lemoyne.edu/pa
Mary Springston, MS Ed, PA-C, Program Director
E-Mail for information: physassist@lemoyne.edu
Master’s Degree, 24 months
Program begins: August
CASPA participant

Long Island University School of Health Professions Brooklyn Campus
Physician Assistant Program
#1 University Plaza, 121 DeKalb Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5425
Tel: 718-488-1505, Fax: 718-246-6364
http://www.liu.edu/Brooklyn/Academics/Schools/SHP/Dept/Physician-Assistant/Graduate-Programs/MS-PAS.aspx
Elizabeth Salzer, MA, PA-C, Program Director
E-Mail for information: pastudies@brooklyn.liu.edu
Master’s Degree
Program Begins: August
CASPA participant

Mercy College
Graduate Program in Physician Assistant Studies
1200 Waters Place, Bronx, NY 10461
Tel: 914-674-7635, Fax: 718-239-7381
https://www.mercy.edu/physicianassistantstudiesms
Luz Rebecca De Guzman, MS, MD, Interim Program Director
E-Mail for information: paprogram@mercy.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 27 months
Program begins: June
CASPA participant

New York Institute of Technology
Physician Assistant Program
Riland Bldg Suite 352, Northern Blvd P.O. Box 8000, Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000
Tel: 516-686-3881, Fax: 516-686-3854
http://iris.nyit.edu/hpbls/pas
Lawrence Herman, PA-C, MPA, DFAAPA, Chair and Associate Professor
E-Mail for information: pa@nyit.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 72 months; Master’s Degree only, 30 months
Program begins: September
CASPA participant

Pace University Lenox Hill Hospital
Physician Assistant Program
163 William Street, 5th Floor
Tel: 212-618-6050, Fax: 212-618-6055
http://www.pace.edu/physician-assistant/
Kathleen Roche, MPA, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: paprogram@pace.edu or paprogram_admissions@pace.edu
Master’s Degree, 26 months
Program begins: July
CASPA participant

Rochester Institute of Technology
Physician Assistant Program
Building 75-CBET, 153 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623-5608
Tel: 585-475-2548, Fax: 585-475-5809
http://www.rit.edu/cos/medical/physician_assistant.html
Heidi Miller, MPH, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: nhmscl@rit.edu
Bachelor’s Degree, 48 months
Program begins: September

Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at the City College of New York/Harlem Hospital Center
The Physician Assistant Program
160 Convent Avenue , Harris Hall, Suite 15, New York, NY 10031
Tel: 212-650-7745 no fax
http://www1.ccny.cuny.edu/prospective/med/programs/paprogram.cfm
Gemina Gates, MPA, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail: paprog@ccny.cuny.edu
Bachelor’s Degree, 29 months
Program begins: July

St. John’s University
Physician Assistant Program
Andrew Bartilucci Center, 175-05 Horace Harding Expwy, Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Tel: 718-990-8417, Fax: 718- 357-4588
http://www.stjohns.edu/academics/undergraduate/pharmacy/programs/pa
Sandra Beysolow, MS, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: simoneg@stjohns.edu
Bachelor’s Degree, 23 months
Program begins: August
CASPA participant

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Physician Assistant Program
450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 1222, Brooklyn, NY 11203
Tel: 718-270-2325, Fax: 718-270-7459
http://www.downstate.edu/CHRP/pa
Felix Nwamaghinna, MSB, PA-C, Program Director
E-mail for information: admissions@downstate.edu
Bachelor’s Degree, 27 months
Program begins: June

State University of New York Upstate Medical University
College of Health Professions, Department of Physician Assistant Studies
750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, New York 13210
Telephone: 315-464-6561, Fax 315-464-6914
http://www.upstate.edu/chp/programs/pa
Sandra Banas, MST, PA-C, Program Director
Master’s Degree, 27 months
Program begins: June

Stony Brook University
Physician Assistant Program, School of Health Technology and Management
SHTM-HSC L2-424, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-8202
Tel: 631-444-3190, ext. 6, Fax: 631-444-1404
Entry-Level PA Program
Post-Professional Program (Online and/or onsite)
Peter D. Kuemmel, MS, PA-C, Clinical Associate Professor and Interim Chair
E-mail for information: paprogram@stonybrook.edu
http://healthtechnology.stonybrookmedicine.edu/programs/pa/elpa/studentonly/society
Master’s Degree, 24 months
Program begins: June/July
CASPA participant

Touro College Manhattan Campus
Physician Assistant Program, School of Health Sciences
27-33 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212-463-0400, ext.5792, Fax: 212-741-0195
http://www.touro.edu/shs/pany/
Program Director
E-Mail for information: enrollhealth@touro.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 32 month
Program begins: August

Touro College of Health Sciences
Physician Assistant Program
1700 Union Boulevard, Room 212, Bayshore, NY 11706
Tel: 631-665-1600 ext 6248 or 6203, 1866touro-4-u, Fax 631-665-6342
http://www.touro.edu/shs/pali/
Joseph Tommasino, PhD, PA-C, Program Director
E-Mail for information: enrollhealth@touro.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s, 24 months
Winthrop Extension Center: Program begins: January
Bayshore Campus: Program begins: August
CASPA participant

Wagner College
Physician Assistant Program
1 Campus Road, Staten Island, NY 10301
Tel: 718-420-4142, Fax: 718-420-4004
http://www.wagner.edu/departments/pa_program/
Nora Lowy, MPA, PA-C, Program Director
Email for information: admissions@wagner.edu
Dual Bachelor/Master’s Degree, 36 months
Program begins: June

Weill Cornell Medical College
Physician Assistant Program – A Surgical Focus
575 Lexington Avenue, Suite 600, New York, NY 10022
Tel: 646-962-7277, Fax: 646-962-7290
http://www.med.cornell.edu/education/programs/phy_ass.html
Gerard Marciano, PA-C, Program Director
E-Mail for information: dav2009@med.cornell.edu
Master’s Degree, 26 months
Program begins: March
CASPA participant

York College at the City University of New York
Physician Assistant Program
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, Room 112 SC
Jamaica, NY 11451
Tel: 718-262-2823 Fax:
http://york.cuny.edu/academics/departments/health-professions/program-courses/physician-assistant-program
Program Director: Robert Brugna, PhD, MBA, PA-C
Email for information to: paprogram@york.cuny.edu
Bachelor’s Degree, 24 months
Program begins: August

 
 
 
 
 

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