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JMU Celebrates National PA Week

October 2, 2015

The week of October 6 - 12 is National Physician Assistant week. JMU’s Physician Assistant Student Society (PASS) is hosting events all week to honor and recognize the work that PAs do. All events are open to the public.

PHOTO: Eleanor (Ellie) Tansey

Student Receives Fellowship

September 1, 2015

PA student, Eleanor (Ellie) Tansey, has been selected to serve as an “Innovation Fellow” for the Virginia Center for Health Innovation (VCHI). 

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PANCE Pass Rate of 100%

March 25, 2015

The James Madison University Physician Assistant Program is pleased to announce that the December 2014 graduates have earned a 100% pass rate on the PANCE for first-time test takers!


Students Attend "White Coats on Call"

February 9, 2015

Twelve graduate students from the physician assistant (PA) program traveled with PA program director, Jerry Weniger to Richmond, Virginia for "White Coats on Call".

PHOTO: Courtney Capstack

Physician Assistant Graduate Student Takes on Lyme Corps

January 20, 2015

Courtney Capstack, a third year PA student, spent this past spring participating in a specialized training program on Lyme disease called “Lyme Corps.”

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