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The March 2013 edition of AAMC Reporter features a story about the UNC physician assistant (PA) master’s degree program.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) and the UNC School of Medicine are collaborating to create the program, which will be designed for returning military veterans. Click here to read the full story in the AAMC Reporter.

In January, National Public Radio broadcast a story nationally about the UNC PA program and how it will help to address the current and looming healthcare needs of North Carolina citizens, especially in underserved communities.  Click here for the NPR broadcast featuring Dr. Bruce Cairns, MD, the Director North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center and Professor of Surgery at UNC School of Medicine.

Also in January, the UNC University Gazette included a story on the program. Click here to read the feature.