PA Entry-Level: Announcements


Please join us in congratulating Donna Ferrara, DHSc, PAC who has been appointed Chair of the Physician Assistant Department. Dr. Ferrara joined the Physician Assistant Department in 1994 as a Clinical Assistant Professor.  She was named the Director of Pre-Clinical Education in 2002 and Vice Chair in 2013. In recognition of her outstanding contributions to SHTM and the PA department, in 2014 Dr. Ferarra was promoted to Clinical Associate Professor.  She served in the role of Vice Chair and Director of Pre-Clinical Education until 2018 when she was appointed Interim Department Chair.  A Stony Brook alum, she received her BS in Physician Assistant and her MS in Health Care Policy and Management from Stony Brook University. She went on to receive her Doctor in Health Sciences from Nova Southeastern University in 2017. Dr. Ferrara has had active clinical involvement in the areas of Internal and Family Medicine. During her time as Vice Chair and Interim Chair she was instrumental in facilitating the expansion of the program to the Southhampton Campus. We look forward to Dr. Ferrara’s continued contributions and promotion of excellence in the Physician Assistant Program and School of Health Technology and Management.

A message from the Dean 11/12/19



EM Conference 11/10/19


Class of 2021 students taking a break at the recent EM conference (11/10/19) at Southampton Hospital with Professor Gerald Simons.