Skip to main content

Physician Assistant Studies: Home

Selected resources for the Physician Assistant Studies program in the College of Health Sciences.

"What is a PA?"

"What is a PA?"

PAs are medical professionals who diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, prescribe medications, and often serve as a patient’s principal healthcare provider. With thousands of hours of medical training, PAs are versatile and collaborative.

PAs practice in every state and in every medical setting and specialty, improving healthcare access and quality. Scroll down to learn more about the PA profession and its commitment to improving and expanding healthcare.

- The American Academy of Physician Assistants

Medical Center Library

Susan Foster-Harper's picture
Susan Foster-Harper
Susan Foster-Harper, MLS
Medical Center Library