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Barbara Slusher

Barbara Slusher, MSW, PA-C, DFAAPA

Assistant Professor of Instruction, Director of Recruitment, and Community Outreach Coordinator

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301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1145

P: 409-772-9563

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Barbara Slusher, MSW, PA-C, DFAAPA is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) at the School of Health Professions at The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). Ms. Slusher is also the Director of Recruitment and Community Outreach Coordinator in the PAS program. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in PA studies from the University of North Texas and her Master of Social Work from the University of Maryland. Ms. Slusher's training focuses on treating the "whole" person recognizing that physical health is a composite of mental, emotional and physical wellness.