Juliann   Garza

Clinical Associate Professor  

Office: EHABE 2.128
Phone: (956) 665-2686
Email: juliann.garza01@utrgv.edu

Dr. Juliann Garza

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Mental Health
  • Education

    • PhD, Rehabilitation Counseling, The University of Texas - Pan American, 2015
    • BS, Physician Assistant Studies, The University of Texas - Pan American, 2002
    • MS, Rehabilitation Services, The University of Texas - Pan American, 1999
    • BS, Psychology, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, 1998




Selected Publications


  • Juliann Garza. Physician Assistant Students' Perceptions of Mental Illness: A Correlational Study of Empathy, Attitudes, and Stigma Levels. ProQuest, November 2015.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Juliann Garza. Interprofessional Symposium Series: Fulfilling our Nation's Gap in Healthcare, UTPA , (August 2012 - August 2013)



Selected Presentations


  • Juliann Garza. "Factors Influencing Selection and Retention of Primary Care Practice by Texas Physician Assistants: A Mixed Methods Approach," Research Symposium, UTRGV School of Medicine, Edinburg Texas (August 2017)

  • Juliann Garza. "Barriers in Returning to Work: A Medical Perspective," Annual Rehabilitation Conference, Department of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling, UTRGV Campus (June 2016)

  • Juliann Garza. "Correlates of Empathy and Attitudes of Physician Assistant Students towards Deafness," 16th Annual University of Texas Brownsville Research Symposium, UTB, UTB Brownsville Campus (March 2013)

Previous Courses