physician assistant News Archive
September 7, 2023 —
Angel Sen was about to tear up when she received her stethoscope during the Master of Physician Assistant Studies’ (MPAS) Inaugural Exercises.
October 31, 2022 —
Dismantling racism and reflections on learning through the COVID pandemic were common themes at the first in-person convocation since 2019 for graduates of the College of Rehabilitation Sciences and Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program at the Max Rady College of Medicine.
November 9, 2021 —
Students from the College of Rehabilitation Sciences and the Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program will graduate at the final session of the UM Fall Convocation on Nov. 10.
October 20, 2020 —
For the second time in 2020, graduating students at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences will participate in a virtual convocation, viewing the celebration with their family and friends online rather than receiving their degrees in person as they normally would at this time.
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.