Southern Technical College Celebrates Medical Assistant Recognition Week 2015

Orlando, FL – (Oct. 29, 2015) – The Orlando campus of Southern Technical College, “Southern Tech,” commemorated Medical Assistant Week 2015 by saluting its students, faculty and career placement successes in the program.

Each year, the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) designates the third week of October to commend medical assisting professionals who make a difference each day.


Pictured, left, Southern Tech instructor Victor Pagan, Ph.D., congratulates student Derek Reaves as part of the 2015 Medical Assistant Recognition Week festivities at the Orlando campus.

“We are proud of these hard-working medical assisting students and our dedicated faculty members,” said Martin Levert, Executive Director. “They are giving back in a profession that impacts so many lives.”


About Southern Technical College (

Founded in 2000, Southern Technical College is a career education school dedicated to providing students with the best possible career training and education in a student-centered environment. It was founded to combine traditional and job-practical teaching techniques in the areas of allied health sciences and applied technology. Delivered in a dynamic and professional environment, the curricula are designed to deliver intensive, hands-on training in core technical areas in combination with communication skills, interpersonal skills and a broad-based general education. Southern Tech is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education (CIE) and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Associate degrees in Surgical Technician at the Fort Myers, Tampa and Port Charlotte campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), and the Health Information Management associate degree program at the Fort Myers campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).