physician assistant News Archive
November 13, 2019 —
For single mother Kimberly Moors, graduating with a master’s degree means more than embarking on her new career – it also gives her a chance to give back to her community and honour her Indigenous roots.
September 4, 2019 —
The 12th class of the University of Manitoba Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program was welcomed at inaugural exercises on August 30, 2019.
October 30, 2018 —
126 grads receive degrees at College of Rehabilitation Sciences and Master of Physician Assistant Studies convocation, held at the Bannatyne campus for the first time
November 9, 2017 —
Dr. Jonathon Bellas has received a national award for his teaching in the master of physician assistant studies (MPAS) program.
September 6, 2017 —
The U of M physician assistant program attracted a record number of applicants this year.
September 2, 2016 —
The only Physician Assistant master’s degree program in Canada has expanded its intake to meet the increasing demand for graduates. On Sept. 2 on the Bannatyne Campus, 15 students recited the Hippocratic Oath as part of Inaugural Exercises for the two-year Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program.
March 11, 2016 —
A well-known fable tells about a group of blind men who encounter an elephant. One touches a leg and says it’s a pillar. Another feels the trunk and claims it’s a tree branch. Yet another grabs the tail and calls it a rope.
September 3, 2015 —
As the need for skilled clinicians grows in the nation’s health care system, the University of Manitoba prepares to welcome the next incoming class of physician assistant students to bolster our province’s health workforce. Slated to proudly recite the Hippocratic Oath – swearing to fulfill the role of a medical professional responsibly and ethically – the four male and eight female class is an accomplished and diverse group.
September 3, 2015 —
Slated to proudly recite the Hippocratic Oath – swearing to fulfill the role of a medical professional responsibly and ethically – the four male and eight female class is an accomplished and diverse group.
November 26, 2014 —
November 27 marks National Physician Assistant Day in Canada, a day to recognize the importance of this profession to health care delivery in our country.