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A Ghanaian Studentís Journey

May 3, 2016

Samuel Dogbey is a physician assistant (PA) graduate student at JMU who was a practicing doctor in Ghana before moving to the US towards the end of 2007.

PHOTO: Tyler PrewettPA Student Finishes Rotations in Peru

April 5, 2016

Tyler Prewett (Ď03;Ď15), a Double Duke and recent graduate of JMUís PA Program, is JMUís first student to take advantage of a clinical rotation in Trujillo, Peru.

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PANCE Pass Rate of 100%

February 18, 2016

The Physician Assistant (PA) Program is pleased to announce that the December 2015 graduates have earned a 100% pass rate on the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam.

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White Coat Day 2016

February 1, 2016

Twenty-eight graduate students from the physician assistant (PA) program braved the freezing temperatures and strong wind chill to attend "White Coats on Call" in the state capital of Richmond, VA.


PA Week Presentation Teaches Impact of Medical Errors

October 27, 2015

The Physician Assistant Student Society (PASS) welcomed husband and wife Alan Fitch and Cathy Motley-Fitch to present "Care, Communication, and Compassion: Lola's Story."

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