UPAP Adds Another HRSA Scholar
Jun 4, 2021 9:00 AM
The Utah Physician Assistant Program (UPAP) has received funding for an additional HRSA scholar. The grant money, provided by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) focuses on graduating PA students who are prepared for careers in primary care in urban underserved or rural populations with the training to care for substance use and mental health disorders. The grant also focuses on equipping students with the skills necessary for career sustainability and burnout prevention.The UPAP has elected to appoint Pei Chen as their newest HRSA scholar, and she will join her peers in this year's cohort. Learn about Pei and the other HRSA scholars here.