Graduates of DMSc celebrate together

Preparing tomorrow’s PAs

The SIU School of Medicine DMSc degree will prepare PAs to be leaders in health care, higher education, research and innovative industries, as well as public and private agencies. The DMSc program is designed to advance physician assistant clinical and educational skills, preparing PAs for more prominent roles in leadership, advocacy, scholarship, management, and service to their organizations, patients, and students, all while advancing the PA profession.   

DMSc graduation ceremony 2022
DMSc graduation ceremony 2022

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