Careers in Genetics: Physician Assistant

Physician Assistants (PA) are health professionals that work as part of a medical team. They are licensed to practice medicine under the supervision of a physician, extending the reach of physicians and access to care for patients. PAs complete specialized masters level training and then apply for licensure by passing a national certification exam.

myIDP career category: Clinical practice

Additional Resources:

American Academy of Physician Assistants

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