Hey everyone, this topic today is important to me because it's important to my life personally and in my soon to be career. Diversity in medicine is a topic that's brought up often by schools, health care organizations, admissions committees, and more. We talk about having health care providers of different backgrounds, socioeconomic status, ethnicities, … Continue reading Diversity in Medicine

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Diversity in Medicine

Hello all! Today we have the pleasure of hearing from Jessica McCarry aka  @sunshinebeautypa on Instagram! Jessica has been out of school and practicing for almost two years now, and here is our interview! How did you hear about the PA profession/What got you interested in the PA profession? Interestingly enough I was on the path … Continue reading Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Hi everyone! Please welcome @jamienicole_pa.s, a current Physician Assistant student studying at University of Detroit Mercy! She reached out to me and wanted to offer up her tips to success for PA school for Pre-PA students and here they are! First, and most importantly, don’t limit yourself to just the prerequisites listed on the school’s website. … Continue reading Tips for Setting Yourself Up for Success in PA School

Tips for Setting Yourself Up for Success in PA School

There's nothing like the feeling of regret, but as they say "hindsight is 20/20". In this post, I want to go over three things I wish I would've done before applying to Physician Assistant School that would've (I think) helped strengthen my application. - Involvement: During undergraduate school, I was involved in a sorority and … Continue reading Things I Wish I Would’ve Done Before Applying to Physician Assistant School

Things I Wish I Would’ve Done Before Applying to Physician Assistant School

As promised is a new Physician Assistant Student Q & A! Timmy is a first year Physician Assistant Student at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Midland, Texas.  I met him through our scribing job in a pediatric ED last year and although he's a very busy guy right now, I'm thankful he was able … Continue reading The Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Physician Assistant Student

The Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Physician Assistant Student