News Coverage

UNC PA Program Featured in AAMC Reporter and on NPR
The March 2013 edition of AAMC Reporter features a story about the UNC physician assistant (PA) master’s degree program.
New PA Program Geared for Veterans
January 8, 2013 - University Gazette
BCBSNC and UNC SOM Collaborate to Establish New PA Program for Returning Military Veterans
December 3, 2012 - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC), and the UNC School of Medicine are collaborating to create a physician assistant (PA) master’s degree program designed for returning military veterans with input from the United States Army Special Operations Command team at Fort Bragg, N.C.
White Coat Ceremony for inaugural class of PA program students
On Thursday evening, January 21, 2016, the inaugural class of 20 UNC Physician Assistant Studies program students received their white coats at the Carolina Club's Alumni Hall.
Physician Assistant Studies student volunteers with Louisiana flooding survivors
Physician Assistant Studies student Alyse Moses-Lebron traveled to her home state of Louisiana during the month of August. Just days after returning home, she found herself volunteering at emergency shelters to help survivors of mass flooding.