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Rebecca Aquino (D.O.)

Title: Instructor of Science
Department: Department of Math and Science
Email: Rebecca.aquino@point.edu
Office: LAC 307

Degrees earned and Universities:
BS in Medical Technology from University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ

Courses Taught:
Biology for non-majors; Anatomy and Physiology lab; Biomedical Ethics; Foundations of Health and Wellness; Medical Terminology; Biochemistry

Where are you from?
New Jersey

What brought you to Point University?
I wanted to utilize and pass on the knowledge gained in medical school in a “non-traditional” way and I love teaching, teaching at the university level was a dream come true!

What are some of your hobbies?
I love reading, traveling, and hanging out with my awesome husband.

What advice would you give to new students?
Learn your style of learning/studying early in your college career so that you can maximize the efficiency of your studying. That way you can have some time left for enjoying your time in college!

Are there any interesting facts about yourself that you would like to share with new or current Point Student?
My door is always open! I also love to get to know students who are interested in going to Medical School early in their college careers so that we can work together to give them the best chance of getting into graduate school!