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Canceled – Graduate Programs Fair

Published: Oct 5th, 2017

CANCELED – Gator Graduate Programs Fair  Representatives from the admissions team will be available to answer your questions and provide information. When:  Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 […]

Class of 2017 Graduation

Published: May 31st, 2016

The Class of 2017 graduated on June 17, 2017. The ceremony was held at the University Auditorium on the University of Florida campus. Family, friends, faculty and staff attended to celebrate […]

Class of 2018 White Coat Ceremony

Published: May 31st, 2016

The School of Physician Assistant Studies hosted the White Coat Ceremony for the Class of 2018 on Friday, May 26, 2017. The ceremony was held in the HPNP Auditorium with a reception […]

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About Physician Assistants

Published: Sep 29th, 2011

Physician assistants are health professionals licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision. As part of their comprehensive responsibilities, PAs conduct physical exams, diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret tests, counsel on preventive health care, assist in surgery, and write prescriptions.