Faculty & Staff

Terry Russo, MMSc, PA-C

Ms. Terry Russo , MMSc, PA-C
Clinical Coordinator
Gambet Center 111
6102821100 ext. 1479

Terry Russo, MMSc, PA-C received her degree as a physician assistant from Hahnemann University and her master’s degree from Nova Southeastern University. After graduating she worked in neurosurgery in a level I trauma center, She was recruited by DeSales University in 1997 to establish the clinical part of its new PA program and has remained in her position as Clinical Coordinator since then. She also has a background in administration and management consulting for medical practices. She is part of the Bethlehem Medical Reserve Corp and currently practices clinically on weekends at Lehigh Valley Health Network in emergency medicine. Terry has served as faculty advisor for the DeSales University Physician Assistant Student Society since its inception in 1998.

Meet the Staff

Bernie Childs
Clinical Assistant
phone: 610.282.1100 ext. 1457
email: bernie.childs@desales.edu 
location: Gambet Center 147H

Alexis Slavish
Program Assistant
phone: 610.282.1100 ext. 2780
email: alexis.slavish@desales.edu
location: Gambet Center 147I

Teresa Manion
Department Secretary
phone: 610.282.1100 ext. 2766
email: teresa.manion@desales.edu 
location: Gambet Center 147L

Jackie Snyder
phone: 610.282.1100 ext. 2773
email: Jacqueline.snyder@desales.edu
location: Gambet Center 147

Physician Assistant students: to receive full consideration for the next academic year, your CASPA application must be verified by CASPA no later than December 1.

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