Physician Assistant


Donated skeleton a welcome addition at WU Hendersonville

Atlanta radiologist Clay Haskins retired to western North Carolina seven months ago, but his longtime office companion will stay in medicine, taking a new role at the Henderson County Health Sciences Center. “Bernard,” a fully intact, articulated human skeleton, has been donated to Wingate University’s Harris Department of Physician Assistant Studies. Temporarily tucked away for […]

By Luanne Williams | News . Hendersonville . Physician Assistant

PA professor gets students involved with volunteer efforts

Six years ago, after a deadly earthquake rocked Haiti, Dr. Roy Blank was asked if he’d join a team of volunteers heading to the Caribbean country to offer medical assistance. He signed up, but it took a leap of faith for someone who hadn’t volunteered much before. “You didn’t know what you were jumping off […]

By Chuck Gordon | News . Wingate . Wingate News . Physician Assistant

High school students experience campus life during Why Sci Day

Forty high school students and their families got a taste of university life during Why Sci Day on campus on Thursday, Aug. 4. The event was a team effort involving faculty and staff from the health sciences and admissions departments, with one main objective: to give prospective students interested in studying in these areas a […]