The Center for Excellence in Healthcare Simulation offers state-of-the-art resources and a variety of clinical focused learning opportunities ranging from fundamental skills to high-fidelity simulation. Students have the opportunity to publish clinical review articles with faculty and may have the opportunity to study abroad at selected medical sites.
Creating Future PA Leaders
The Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital PA program offers students from diverse backgrounds a rigorous course of study designed to prepare them for roles as compassionate, ethical primary care providers. Our graduates are critical thinkers committed to professionalism, teamwork, and community engagement.
best healthcare profession in 2023 (U.S. News & World Report).
projected job growth through 2028 (Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
average base salary for PAs (Source: Glassdoor.com)
The PA program offers an integrated curriculum that takes a holistic approach to healthcare. Preclinical training will expose you to multiple disciplines simultaneously, so your learning experience is analogous to the manner in which you will practice.
Clinical affiliation with top medical institutions throughout the NY metro area, offering a diverse clinical experience.
Lenox Hill Hospital is among top 1 percent of all U.S. hospitals
Lenox Hill Hospital is among America’s 50 Best Hospitals in 2022 according to Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians and health systems. This recognition places Lenox Hill among the top one percent of all hospitals in the country for its high quality of clinical care and positive patient outcomes for the most common conditions and procedures.
It is the only hospital in New York City to receive this honor in 2022.
Excel In a Growing Profession
The physician assistant (PA) field is growing rapidly, and PAs are now considered vital to any healthcare team. Physician assistants practice medicine with the supervision of licensed physicians, providing patients with services ranging from primary care to very specialized surgical care. While many PAs work in primary care settings and general internal medicine, the possibilities are unlimited and can encompass administration, academia, and research opportunities.
PAS On The Plaza!
Pace University Physician Assistant students from the NYC and Pleasantville programs kicked off National Physician Assistant week this morning on the NBC Today Show Plaza. Our students put the PA-C in PACE!
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Pace University's Office of Graduate Admission hosts virtual information sessions throughout the academic year. Learn more about the Pace University - Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program graduate degree program, what Pace University has to offer and what it takes to apply.