The students entering their final year of the master’s degree physician assistant studies program at King’s College recently began their clinical rotations. A twelve-week rotation in family medicine and separate six-week rotations in medical specialties including emergency medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, psychiatry, and general surgery will conclude with their graduation from the program in August 2014.
The King’s College Early Learning Center, managed by Hildebrandt Learning Centers, has been approved by the state to participate in the free Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts early childhood education program and is accepting applications to enroll eligible families and their children for the program which will start in late August. The center’s Pre-K Counts certification by Pennsylvania is for a period of five years.
Gregory Janik, clinical professor of athletic training at King’s College, has been appointed to the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Advisory Board for the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
The TBI Advisory Board of the Pennsylvania Department of Health was established in August 2001, and includes family members of TBI survivors; individuals living with a TBI; as well as representatives from government and health care institutions and community-based organizations.
Local citizens were recently awarded certificates upon completion of English as a Second Language courses at Kings College.
The classes are part of the Colleges comprehensive McGowan Hispanic Outreach Program, which aims to stress the importance and
possibility of a college education to area Hispanic middle school and high school students and offers continuing education
opportunities to Hispanic adults.