Erin Knight, of Collinsville, was among the 27 students to graduate from Emory & Henry’s Health Sciences Campus on August 14 with a Masters of Physician Assistant Studies.
The event was held at the Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Va.
“Class of 2021, we salute you,” Emory & Henry Provost, Dr. Michael J. Puglisi said to the graduates. “You’ve persevered during these unprecedented times, demonstrating great resilience and unwavering commitment to your goal of earning your degree. You have made many sacrifices and put in many long hours of studying, while also providing high quality health care to your patients during this global pandemic. We have no doubt that you will be true leaders in your chosen healthcare profession.”
Emory & Henry College’s Health Sciences campus was launched in 2014 with the goal of preparing compassionate, patient-centered, highly-skilled health care professionals who not only provide quality healthcare to their patients but also actively engage in leadership and service opportunities within their professional organizations and communities.