Friday, October 6, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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Hafter Student Center - Bennett Lounge 
50 Breyer Drive
Elkins Park, PA 19027

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Kate Braemer 
Salus University 
Christine McAndrew 

Physician Assistant Alumna of the Year:
Christine T. McAndrew, MMS ’09 PA-C

Salus Celebrates Physician Assistants

We kick off National PA Week on October 6 with a celebration.  Physician Assistants across the country will be recognized for their contributions to the health of our nation. We value services PAs provide to their patients and communities.  You are making a difference!

The Salus University Alumni Association will present the Physician Assistant Alumna of the Year Award to Christine McAndrew, MMS ’09 PA-C.

  • Meet Donna Agnew, Director, Physician Assistant Program
  • Meet current students and faculty
  • Enjoy refreshments with your colleagues

Christine McAndrew

2017 Alumni Association Physician Assistant Alumna of the Year

Christine McAndrew, Physician Assistant, works alongside the chair of the department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania. She assists Dr. Scott Levin with his patient load of 45 to 60 patients a day, and she sees her own 15 to 28 patients a day during her own clinic hours.  She also supervises 34 advanced practitioners within her department. McAndrew serves as the hand transplant coordinator for the adult and pediatric hand transplant programs at Penn and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). In July 2015 she was an integral part of the Penn Medicine/CHOP team that trained together for eighteen months and then performed the world’s first pediatric bilateral hand transplant on eight-year-old Zion Harvey.