Hofstra Northwell School of
Nursing & Physician Assistant Studies
The Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies aims to be the global leader in interprofessional education preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals. The Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies incorporates the diverse academic programs and infrastructure of Hofstra University, as well as the significant clinical activities and educational resources of Northwell Health.
New Dean Brings Ethics to the Forefront of Teaching
When Renee McLeod-Sordjan, DNP, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, Acute Care and Palliative Care NP-BC, was named dean of the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, upon the retiring of founding Dean Kathleen Gallo, there was no question that she was highly qualified.
How Simulation and Gaming make better PAs
Health care is not fun and games, but adding in a little friendly competition to medical simulation exercises can improve students’ teamwork and diagnostic skills, the Hofstra Northwell Physician Assistant Studies program found.
Nursing School Paves the Way for First-Year Success
We all know the realities – the nursing profession is facing shortages; COVID-19 wreaked havoc on STEM education; and becoming a nurse is HARD!
Graduate Nursing Students Celebrate Milestone
“With pride and purpose, you are going to receive your white coats,” said Dean Renee McLeod-Sordjan to 37 graduate students from the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Students at the annual White Coat Ceremony.
Nursing School Supports First-Year Undergrads and High School Students with Full-Day Program
When students enter their first year of college, especially with a demanding discipline like nursing, they need support, guidance, and resources.
Nursing Professor Honored with Public Relations Award
Michael Greco, PhD, DNP, CRNA, AGACNP-BC, CHSE, FNAP, FAANA, assistant professor of graduate nursing at the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, received the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (AANA) award for public relations at its 2023 Annual Congress.
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About the School
The Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing and physician assistant studies, with experiential learning facilities that offer the opportunity to integrate both theory and practice in diverse academic and clinical settings with a variety of healthcare professionals and scholars.
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