Physician Assistant to Discuss Profession at American Chemical Society Seminar

Posted on 4/15/2010 10:01:33 AM

The Student Affiliate American Chemical Society (ACS Club) will host Ms. Dana McElroy, PA-C, on Monday, April 19, 2010, at 8:30 p.m. in Weyandt 127 to speak about the physician assistant (PA) profession.

Ms. McElroy will give a presentation about the PA profession, the general requirements for entering a PA program, and her experiences in the cardiology field. Any student, regardless of major, who is interested in learning more about becoming a physician assistant is encouraged to attend.

Light refreshments will be served.

About Dana McElroy

Dana (Phillips) McElroy (B.S. ’94) received her undergraduate degree in Chemistry and then went on to complete her M.S. in food microbiology from North Carolina State University (M.S. ’98). After working for several years at Penn State as a food safety specialist, Ms. McElroy then pursued a Masters of Physician Assistant Science at St. Francis University (MPAS ’08). She currently practices at Cardiovascular Care in Johnstown, Pa.