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Contact Information

Academic School

School of Science

Office

Allied Health 127

Email

Rocchina.Pugliese@marist.edu

Phone

845-575-3000, ext. 2457

Rocchina Pugliese

Clinical Assistant Professor

Bio

Rocchina Pugliese joined the Physician Assistant program in October 2016 as a Clinical Assistant Professor.She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Manhattan College in 2005 and completed her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at New York Institute of Technology in 2008. She also holds a Master of Health Science degree with a Concentration in Public Health.Prior to joining Marist, she practiced clinically in family medicine and internal medicine. She is passionate about educating future PA students and loves to contribute back to her profession.In her free time, she enjoys cooking and walking with her husband and Alaskan malamute.


Education

MS, Health Science, Touro University
MS, Physician Assistant Studies, New York Institute of Technology
BS, Biology, Manhattan College


Research Interests/Areas of Focus

Primary Care
Internal Medicine
Family Medicine
Preventative Care
Public Health


Awards and Honors

Certifications:

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
New York State Physician Assistant License

 

Affiliations:

American Academy of Physician Assistants
New York State Society of Physician Assistants