Curriculum and Course Descriptions

Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant program (NYC)

Didactic Year

PAS 505 Human Physiology 3 credits
PAS 506 Health History & Physical Diagnosis I 2 credits
PAS 510 Psychosocial Medicine 2 credits
PAS 511 Professionalism and Biomedical Ethics 2 credits
PAS 512 Gross Anatomy I 2 credits
PAS 534 Pathophysiology I 2 credits
PAS 547 Medical Pharmacology I 3 credits
PAS 601 Clinical Medicine I 5 credits
PAS 604 Laboratory Medicine & Diagnostic Methods I 4 credits
PAS 606 Health History & Physical Diagnosis II 4 credits
PAS 513 Gross Anatomy II 2 credits
PAS 535 Pathophysiology II 2 credits
PAS 514 Epidemiology and Evidence-Based Medicine 3 credits
PAS 602 Clinical Medicine II 7 credits
PAS 605 Laboratory Medicine & Diagnostic Methods II 3 credits
PAS 607 Health History & Physical Diagnosis III 4 credits
PAS 609 Surgery & Technical Skills I 2 credits
PAS 648 Medical Pharmacology II 3 credits
PAS 603 Clinical Medicine III 10 credits
PAS 610 Surgical & Technical Skills II 2 credits
PAS 515 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention 2 credits
Total Didactic Credit Hours: 69

 

Clinical Year

PAS 620 Research Methods/Master's Project 3 credits
PAS 701 Clerkship in Internal Medicine 3 credits
PAS 702 Clerkship in Pediatrics 3 credits
PAS 703 Clerkship in Women’s Health 3 credits
PAS 704 Clerkship in Behavioral Medicine 3 credits
PAS 705 Clerkship in Family Medicine 3 credits
PAS 706 Clerkship in Emergency Medicine 3 credits
PAS 707 Clerkship in Surgery 3 credits
PAS 708 Clerkship in Selected Elective 3 credits
PAS 709 Clerkship Selected by Program 3 credits
PAS 799C Clinical Year Capstone 3 credits
     
Total Clinical Credit Hours: 33
Total Credits: 102