Twenty-Three Students Earn Master's in Physician Assistant Studies from OHSU

07/24/02    Portland, Ore.

Twenty-three students will receive their master's in physician assistant studies from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine's Division of Physician Assistant Education Saturday, Aug. 10, at 1 p.m., OHSU Auditorium, Marquam Hill Campus. This will be the first class to receive their master's in physician assistant studies from the OHSU program.

The keynote speaker will be Stephen C. Crane, Ph.D., M.P.H., executive vice president and CEO, American Academy of Physician Assistants.

The OHSU PA program was the first such program in the state. It began in 1995 and transitioned to a master's degree program in 2000.

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