The mission of the UAMS Physician Assistant Program is to educate students who will practice patient-centered medicine while embracing cultural diversity, ethical integrity, professionalism and collaboration with other members of the health care team. The program fosters lifelong learning through emphasis on critical thinking, clinical application of knowledge and evidence-based medicine. Through innovative educational practices, the students will be prepared to enter into any discipline of medicine with the ability to serve any community and contribute to the profession through leadership, education, and service.
The application cycle for the Physician Assistant Program is now open. The application deadline is November 1, 2018 and all materials must be submitted and verified by CASPA on or before this November 1 deadline. It is strongly recommended to have your application submitted by October 1 to ensure that all materials are verified before the deadline.
The Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination Five Year First Time Taker Summary Report for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Physician Assistant Program can be found here.
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