Department Chair's Welcome

Welcome to the Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Department of Physician Assistant Studies.

Welcome to Pace!

As noted in the program’s mission statement, the Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program-NYC’s goal is to graduate PAs who demonstrate the competency necessary to function in diverse communities and settings. The program develops critical thinkers committed to professionalism, teamwork, and community engagement. Although challenging, you will find a welcoming environment and an unrivaled network of support provided by faculty and staff who are committed to your academic and professional growth and success.

We are pleased that you have chosen to join us for your education, and we are confident that we can help provide you with the tools you will need to achieve your professional goals. Our program has a track record of success and we look forward to the contributions you will make to both our Pace community and to the PA profession.

Jean Covino, DHSc, MPA, PA-C
Clinical Professor and Chair

Jean Covino, DHSc, MPA, PA-C Clinical Professor and Chair