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Virtual Information Sessions

Published: Mar 20th, 2018

We are pleased to announce our own Virtual Information Sessions. They will be held on multiple dates over the course of this year. Our first date will be on March […]

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PA Students Named EAC Officers

Published: Mar 19th, 2018

Equal Access is a network of student-run free healthcare clinics established by the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, FL. In collaboration with UF faculty and staff, health professions […]

Informartion Session

Information Sessions

Published: Jan 16th, 2018

The School of Physician Assistant Studies will be offering four spring Information sessions. Please see the Information Sessions details.  

PAEA Virtual Fair

PAEA Virtual Fair

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

The School of Physician Assistant Studies is excited to participate in the April 10, 2018 PAEA Virtual Fair. Please see https://www.careereco.com/events/pa?ref=ceh for information and registration.

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 2019 White Coat Ceremony

Published: May 31st, 2016

The School of Physician Assistant Studies will host the White Coat Ceremony for the Class of 2019 on Friday, June 1, 2018. The ceremony will be held in the HPNP Auditorium with a […]

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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.