Marshall University Physician Assistant program to host open house April 5

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Physician Assistant (PA) program at the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine will host an open house for prospective students from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 5, at the Robert W. Coon Education Building at 1542 Spring Valley Drive, Huntington, on the campus of the Hershel “Woody” Williams VA Medical Center.  

Students interested in applying as well as individuals considering a physician assistant career path are invited to learn more about the program, meet with current students, tour the facilities and practice hands-on clinical skills.   

Upon successful completion of the 28-month program, students are awarded a Master of Medical Science degree. The program was established in 2018.  

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Date Posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2024