By wlchrist

Left to right: NSU Board of Trustee Chairman Ron Assaf, ACAI Associates, Inc. President Adolfo Cotilla, Dr. Kiran C. Patel, Dr. Pallavi Patel, President of Moss Construction Bob Moss, and NSU President Dr. George Hanbury.

Left to right: NSU Board of Trustee Chairman Ron Assaf, ACAI Associates, Inc. President Adolfo Cotilla, Dr. Kiran C. Patel, Dr. Pallavi Patel, President of Moss Construction Bob Moss, and NSU President Dr. George Hanbury, II.

More than 300 people joined Nova Southeastern University officials and representatives of the Patel Family Foundation on March 7 as they broke ground on the new Tampa Bay Regional Campus in Clearwater, Fla. When construction is complete, the 325,000-square foot complex will replace NSU’s existing Tampa Campus and its programs, and will include a new site for the university’s Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine. Located at 3400 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater, it is one of NSU’s eight regional campuses.

In January, the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) approved a class of 150 students to begin studying at the Clearwater site in the summer of 2019, when the new facility is slated to open. NSU’s Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine site in Fort Lauderdale will continue to enroll a class of 230 students annually. With a total of 380 students enrolled each year between the two sites, NSU will have an even greater …read more

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