Resources

​​​Central Michigan University


Life as a PA Student


University Resources
College of Health Professions Contact List – Dean’s Office, Technology, Lost & Found, etc.

Financial Aid

Graduate School Bulletin​

Pre-PA Information

International Services

Mutlicultural Affairs

Registrars

Student Disability Services​

Veteran Affairs

University Health Services

Counseling and Testing Services

Psychological Clinic

Emergency notifications

Parking services

Safe Rides

Sexual Agression Peer Advocate

Student Ombudsman Office

Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Disciplinary Rights

Organizations

American Academy of Physician Assistants, www.aapa.org

Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants, www.michiganpa.org

National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants, www.nccpa.net


Physician Assistant Education Association, www.paeaonline.org


PA Focus, www.pafocus.org

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)

Society for the Preservation of Physician Assistant History, Inc. (PA History Society)


Inter Professional Resources 
PAs work as part of the clinical and medical interdisciplinary healthcare team, and are instrumental in the rendering of quality and comprehensive patient-centered care management.  Resources on interdisciplinary professional education and training are available at:


Grade Changes/Grievances  

If a student has a question regarding a grade they have been assigned, they may appeal through the grade grievance procedure. Steps for pursuing a grade grievance review are described in PA program guidelines which reference university policy in the Graduate Bulletin and can be found in the Student Handbooks portion of the website.


Career Opportunities
MAPA, http://phyast.mi.associationcareernetwork.com/Common/HomePage.aspx

Medical Opportunities in Michigan (MOM), https://michigan.medopps.org

CMU PA Job Board​– This job board is for our PA alumni and soon-to-be graduates who enter the workforce each summer.  If you are a potential employer, please send to the PA program office (CMUPAPROGRAM@cmich.edu) your PA job description for us to post in this job board and our alumni listserv.  (Please note, additional PA recruitment resources are available through the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants (MAPA) and Michigan Health Council's Medical Opportunities in Michigan program.)   ​


[Reviesed April 2015]