Physician Assistant Class 48 Sendoff Breakfast
RECOGNITION
Aug 06, 2018

Physician Assistant Class 48 Sendoff Breakfast

As the didactic year for Class 48 came to a close the Physician Assistant Studies Program held a breakfast at the Officer’s Club on Aug. 1 to honor the students for the hard work they dedicated to the first year of their program. ... Read More

PA Silent Auction
RECOGNITION
Jul 20, 2018

PA Silent Auction

Successful First Silent Auction for Physician Assistant Student Organization. The Physician Assistant Students Supporting Equity and Diversity (PASSED) hosted its first silent auction on Friday, July 12, 2018 to benefit Reach Out and Read. The auction raised more than $1800. The funds will be used to purchase books for Reach Out and Read, a nonprofit organization that gives young children a foundation for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together.... Read More

Jennifer Forbes MHOF Award
RECOGNITION
Mar 27, 2018

Jennifer Forbes MHOF Award

In March, Jennifer Forbes, MHS, PA-C, Assistant Professor in the Division of Physician Assistant Studies, received the Mental Health Outreach Fellowship through the PA (Physician Assistant) Foundation. Forbes was one of sixteen physician assistants selected to conduct outreach in their communities across the United States using the validated Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) curriculum.... Read More

St. George Open House
EDUCATION
Mar 12, 2018

St. George Open House

On Friday, April 13, the University of Utah Physician Assistant Studies Program will be holding an open house at the Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center at Dixie State University in St. George, Utah. The open house will be to inform students, faculty, staff, and community members about the new Physician Assistant Studies Program collaboration between the University of Utah and Dixie State University.... Read More