Post Tagged with: "Physician Assistant"

Donate Blood to the Red Cross on March 27

The Red Cross is in urgent need of blood due to the March snow storms, which depleted its stores. Spring into action and join the Physician Assistant program for a blood […]

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0 commentsMarch 26, 2015 at 11:48 amAnnouncements

Physician Assistant Students Rally for Marfan Syndrome

Physician Assistant Students Rally for Marfan Syndrome

In 2010, two-year-old Angelina Dolge passed away due to complications from Marfan Syndrome, a disorder caused by a mutation in the genes that encode for the body’s connective tissue. Though […]

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0 commentsMarch 26, 2015 at 11:45 amCampus News

Jan. 14: Arcadia’s Physician Assistant Program Hosts Blood Drive

The Arcadia University Physician Assistant Class of 2016 hosts a blood drive on Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. Register online to donate. Donors will be entered in […]

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0 commentsJanuary 7, 2015 at 11:48 amEvents

International Physician Associate Conference Brings Educators from Around the World

From Oct. 12-17, the International Academy of Physician Associate Educators (IAPAE) hosted its 7th Annual Conference at Arcadia. During the three-day event, dozens of physician associate educators from around the […]

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0 commentsNovember 6, 2014 at 12:04 pmCampus News Events

PA Students Team Up to Take On Hunger, Aging Concerns

Story submitted by Bridget McHugh, PA-S and Rebekah Hallerman, PA-S Over the summer, more than 100 students in Arcadia University’s Physician Assistant program volunteered to give back and to learn […]

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0 commentsNovember 3, 2014 at 5:05 pmCampus News

PA Program Serves Up Good Nutrition for a Good Cause

Arcadia University’s Physician Assistant Program is participating in Pie in the Sky, a fundraising pie sale that supports the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance (MANNA), a nonprofit organization that cooks […]

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0 commentsOctober 30, 2014 at 3:34 pmEvents

National Physician Assistant Week, International Conference Highlight PA Events

Arcadia recognized National Physician Assistant Week, designated by the American Academy of Physician Assistants, through multiple events for physician assistant students. At a panel discussion on Oct. 7, students were […]

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0 commentsOctober 16, 2014 at 3:52 pmEvents

Zaweski Appointed Chair of Competency Based Faculty Development Task Force of the PAEA

Joe Zaweski, assistant professor in the physician assistant program at Arcadia University’s Christiana campus, was recently appointed Chair of the Competency Based Faculty Development Task Force of the Physician Assistant […]

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PA, PT Students Collaborate to Share Knowledge, Improve Interdisciplinary Care

Physical therapist or physician assistant? That’s the question facing students seeking to earn medical degrees through Arcadia. While both treat patients, their approaches differ. Physician assistants perform physical examinations, diagnose […]

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0 commentsApril 29, 2014 at 12:25 pmCampus News Scholarly & Creative

Physician Assistant Students Provide Healthcare in Nicaragua

Physician Assistant Students Provide Healthcare in Nicaragua

In March, 41 eager Arcadia University physician assistant students from both the Glenside and Christiana campuses arrived at the Philadelphia airport to depart for Managua, Nicaragua. Through the Global Brigades […]

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0 commentsApril 28, 2014 at 11:12 amCampus News Study Abroad