UF School of Physician Assistant Studies

Our mission is to educate students to become physician assistants who will serve the people of Florida and the nation as part of a multidisciplinary team in a diverse and ever-changing health care environment.

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Why become a Gator pa?

#1 Physician assistant has been ranked as best health care job by U.S. News & World Report.

About the PA program

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UF PA Surgical Residency Live Webinar

October 1, 2020 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Performing surgery

Recent NEWS

UF Health in Gainesville begins vaccinating high-risk health care employees against COVID-19

University of Florida Health clinical caregivers began receiving the vaccine Dec. 16

One year

As 2020 draws to a close, UF medical and PA students reflect on lessons learned, impacts made

A place to belong

Students lead initiatives to create an anti-racist, inclusive environment at UF College of Medicine

Nov. 16 mandatory deadline: Remaining GatorLink users must enroll for sign-in authentication

UF faculty, UF Health Shands staff with GatorLink accounts must register for additional authentication steps

College Calendar

Upcoming Events

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lyrics for life

Getting involved

If you are interested in becoming a physician assistant, we highly recommend that you join a pre-physician assistant organization while an undergraduate.

The images on this page were taken prior to national guidelines of face coverings and social distancing.