With a Network of PA Programs, Touro’s Whole Is Greater than the Sum of Its Parts

By Elizabeth Alesbury // January 13, 2015
Physician Assistant Education Association

In addition to its focus on serving the medically underserved, which runs through the entire Touro University system, each campus also offers students a unique aspect of PA education.

1. Touro is a single, integrated health care education system.

With campuses on both coasts, the Touro College and University System is one of the largest health care educational systems in the country, offering a wide array of medical degree programs. Together with New York Medical College in Westchester County, Touro educates approximately 5,300 health sciences students annually. The original Touro PA program was started in 1972 in Brooklyn, New York, at Touro College. The president of the college at the time recognized that the PA profession was an important field with an especially promising future.

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Program Director Grace Landel, MEd, PA-C demonstrates casting
Program Director Grace Landel, MEd, PA-C demonstrates casting