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40th PA Program Anniversary Reunion

2014 marks a momentous occasion for the University of Iowa Physician Assistant Program – the 40th anniversary of the graduation of our first PA class. In celebration of this occasion, a reception is b...

Iowa's PA of the Year

The Iowa Physician Assistant Society named Theresa Hegmann as PA of the Year for 2013.  Theresa has been an actively practicing PA for 22 years.  Her primary role for the past 12 years is as a faculty...

White Coat Ceremony for the Class of 2013 - 2015

The White Coat Ceremony was held on June 28, 2013.  This ceremony is a meaningful rite for students beginning the Physician Assistant Program at The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.  It ...

Welcome Physician Assistant Class of 2013 - 2015!

On May 22nd the Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Services welcomed their 42nd class.  These students come from California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri...

David Asprey Named JPAE Editor in Chief

David Asprey, PhD, PA-C, Chair of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Services, has been named the new editor in chief of the Journal of Physician Assistant Education, for a three-year t...

David Asprey Selected to Serve on Institute of Medicine Graduate Medical Education Committee

David Asprey, PhD, PA-C, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Chair of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Services, has been selected to serve on the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Commi...

Physician Assistant Class of 2012-2014

The 41st class of The University of Iowa Physician Assistant Program began their first year with a 3 day orientation, May 16 – 18th. The biographical statistics on this class of 25 students are: 10 ma...

Program Graduates 26 Physician Assistants

On June 15th, 26 seniors graduated from The University of Iowa Physician Assistant Program. The Commencement ceremony was held at 1:30 p.m. in the Sahai Auditorium in the Medical Education and Researc...

Department Status Awarded

Effective July 1, 2012, the Board of Regents granted the Physician Assistant Program departmental status within the Carver College of Medicine.