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PHOTO: Tyler PrewettPA Student Finishes Rotations in Peru

April 5, 2016

Tyler Prewett (‘03;‘15), a Double Duke and recent graduate of JMU’s PA Program, is JMU’s 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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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.

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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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