I decided to become a PA during my senior year of undergrad. I was taking a class called “Intro to Pre-Professional Studies,” that exposed me to a variety of medical professions but PA stuck with me like glue. The more I researched the profession, comparing it to both the nursing and physician routes, PA better … Continue reading Our PA Journey – NSU PA FTL Faculty
Can you tell everyone a little bit about yourself? My name is Savanna, and I’m a dermatology physician assistant. I attended the University of Georgia for undergrad and majored in Biology, and then I graduated from Augusta University’s PA program in 2014. After school, I started a website called The PA Platform, and now I … Continue reading Baby Talk with Savanna Perry
Tell me a little bit about yourself I’m a doctorate of Physical Therapy (PT) student at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) wrapping up my 2nd year and set to graduate May of 2019. I was born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, FL and I am a single mom to my 5-year-old daughter, Malia. My undergrad is … Continue reading My PT Journey – Ashley Wilson
Tell me a little bit about yourself? I’m a 37-year-old man, husband of 12 years and father to 5 daughters and 1 son ranging from 9months to 10years old. Before PA school I served as a firefighter paramedic for 11 years. Prior to that I worked as a lifeguard for 10 years while playing football … Continue reading My PA Journey – Lewis Smith
Rockstar! That is the best way to describe Yocheved Becker who matriculated into the PA program as a wife, mother of two children (ages 4 and 2), 3mos pregnant with her 3rd child and would later graduate PA school pregnant with her 4th. Like many others, the name “Physician Assistant,” was a major deterrent from … Continue reading My PA Journey – Yocheved Becker
Tell me a little bit about yourself I’m an enigma! A self-motivated, rebellious 36-year-old woman who’s been married for 15years, raising four kids (8m, 7y, 12y and 13y), two dogs (Maltipoo) and running a mobile primary care company called Customized Care. I graduated high school then completed my prerequisite courses at Palm Beach State University. … Continue reading My NP Journey – Nerlyn Jestine
Let's chat with Amanda Lariscey, PA-S2 at Nova Southeastern University - Jacksonville, about her path leading to PA school.
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