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Shirley McGraw

Shirley McGraw

Shirley McGraw is an Administrative Coordinator for the Physician Assistant program at The University of Texas Medical Branch. She has been employed with the program and at the School of Health Professions since 1972, and during this time, she has seen the program grow from an enrollment of six students to the current enrollment of 90 students. During this time, she has had the pleasure of assisting and getting to know many physician assistants during their academic passage here at UTMB. Shirley also serves as Executive Director of the Texas Society of Allied Health Professions as well as is the state registrar for South Texas Youth Soccer Association. She was born and raised in Houston, and is a proud Red Raider, graduating from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. She is married to Patrick McGraw, and in their spare time they enjoy traveling and photography.