Pace Press: “Lienhard School of Nursing becomes College of Health Professions”

Pace has established the College of Health Professionals which will consist of the combined Physician Assistant’s (PA) program and the Leinhard School of Nursing. The new college will allow for greater multidisciplinary interaction, a trend common in the health sciences professions and more options for University students to pursue careers in the health sciences.

Pace’s Lienhard School of Nursing is now under the newly formed College of Health Professions.

The University established the College of Health Professions that will consist of the combined Physician Assistant’s (PA) program and the Lienhard School of Nursing. The new college will allow for greater multidisciplinary interaction, a trend common in the health sciences professions and more options for University students to pursue careers in the health sciences.

“The University has had an interest in the field of health care for a number of years and the new school will reflect [our] efforts to prepare students for jobs in the emerging healthcare industry,” according to a statement issued by the former dean of the School of Nursing, Interim Provost Harriet Feldman and acting dean of the College of Health Professions Gerrie Colombraro.

Read the full article in the Pace Press.

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