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Physician Assistant

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A new Pre-PA student org at GWU is forming!

The Pre-Physician Assitant Student Organization will be at the Student Org Fair on September 5th. If you are interested in becoming a physician assistant stop by and learn about the new org. Become a charter member or hold a position as an elected officer. We will help you build your resume with community service, help you plan […]

Physician Assistant Panel Discussion

In honor of Physician Assistant Week 2014, you’re invited to attend a panel discussion on October 9 from 6-8pm at GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences building (Ross Hall), Room 227.   Please RSVP here. The panel will consist of students, staff, and current PAs who will be more than happy to discuss topics […]

Interested in PA school?

If you are interested in attending a Physician Assistant program after graduating, here’s a great way to stay in the loop! The Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) is launching a weekly virtual chat beginning July 1. The PAEA Director of Applicant and Student Services, Danielle  Di Silvestro, will host a session every Tuesday from 10-11am […]

How Do I Become A PA? Find out next week!

Next week is Physician Assistant Week! And you are invited to learn more about the field! Physician Assistant Profession Informational Session Hear about what PA programs are like from students themselves Learn about opportunities in this growing field ASK lots of QUESTIONS! Hosted by current GW PA students and faculty Thursday, Oct 10th 5-6pm  Marvin […]

Shhh…I’m not sure I want to be a doctor…

Dear Mr. Moody, I am a rising sophomore and am a premed student. I’ve taken some sciences and I’ve done well. But the more I think about medical school…well, I’m just not sure it’s for me. It’s such a huge time commitment! And debt! And I’ve got other things I’d like to do during the […]

Health Professions Panel at GW!

Health Professions Panel Interested in learning about other health fields? Come hear a physician assistant, physical therapist, and a nurse practitioner talk about their careers and the path they took to get there. Ask the panelists questions about their educational backgrounds, day-to-day work, and motivation for choosing their particular field. We hope you can join […]

Wondering what the Physician Assistant field is all about?

PAEA (Physician Assistant Education Association) has launched a new Pre-PA micro site, PA Focus. This site focuses on information for pre-PA applicants, current PA students, and veterans. The new Pre-PA site will help you stay up-to-date on PA program, admissions, and profession information

5 Types of People Who Should Go to GW’s Health Professions School Fair

Wondering if GW’s Health Professions School Fair is for you?!? It is, if: 1. You’ve wanted to be a doctor, physical therapist, physician assistant, dentist, etc. your whole life. 2. You just decided yesterday that you want to enter a health profession. 3. You are thinking about entering a health profession. 4.  You are pretty […]

Health Professions School Fair – be there!!

Don’t miss a chance to meet with representatives from a whole array of health professions programs! Dentistry, MD, DO, nursing, physician assistant, physical therapy, pharmacy, post-bacc programs…the list goes on! And it’s totally FREE! Register here. Get more info here.  

5 Tips for Getting into PA School

We know there are a decent number of you out there interested in the Physician Assistant career path! And why? Less debt, more flexibility, better work-life balance…just to name a few! We thought you might be interested in a PA’s reflections on tips for getting into PA school. She has some really helpful thoughts and […]