Wayne State University

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 Welcome to the Wayne State University Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) program, located on the medical campus of this nationally recognized research institution in Detroit, Michigan. Since admitting our first class in 1996, the program has grown into an established urban-based education and training program, focused on developing highly competent and deeply committed physician assistants. Primary care based, our program is full time and 24 months in length, and maintains continued accreditation through the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant. Our web site is your complete source for information about the PAS program and the admissions process.

On May 4, 2012, the WSU PAS program was proud to  host the American Academy of Physician Assistants presentation:; "A Force for the Future: PAs Talk. AAPA Listens." Recorded on Friday May 4th, 2012. 

Student Profile

Jouhaina Bazzi
I chose Wayne State's PA Program because of its location in the Detroit area within walking distance from most of the DMC hospitals which are great learning facilities....More
Jouhaina Bazzi

Faculty In The News

John McGinnity, M.S., P.A.-C.
is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Wayne State University Physician Assistant Studies program in Detroit, Michigan, where he is a course coordinator and lecturer. He is also a Physician Assistant at Walsh Medical Center in Lapeer, Michigan....More