Master of Physician Assistant Studies Archives | RMUoHP

Using Coronary Calcium to Actually See Heart Disease

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. for men and women. Typically doctors assess their patients for heart disease using the atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk score which provides an estimate of the risk of having a future heart event, such as a heart attack. But it doesn’t look at the actual [...]

Physician Assistant Program’s 2nd Service Trip to Guatemala a Success

Recently the Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) Master of Physician Assistant Studies (PA) students and faculty completed their second annual 10-day service trip to Guatemala where they helped over 500 locals. The students and faculty provided medical care for locals, trained local firefighters, and taught local families about the importance of nutrition.  [...]

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Continues Service Trips Malawi

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions embarked on their fifth service trip to Malawi, Africa. There were 38 faculty, staff, and students from RMUoHP and 22 other volunteers who traveled 22,000 miles by air and 1,500 miles by land to get to their destination. They took with them approximately 6,000 pounds of educational supplies, [...]

RMUoHP Well-Represented at Annual Utah Academy of Physician Assistants Conference

On April 10-13, 2019, the Utah Academy of Physician Assistants (UAPA) hosted the 30th Annual UAPA John Allen Memorial Conference in St. George, Utah. The conference brought together physician assistants (PA) from around the state of Utah and surrounding states and Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) was well-represented through student, faculty, and alumni [...]

RMUoHP Physician Assistant Program Granted Accreditation-Continued Status

The Master of Physician Assistant (PA) Studies degree program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions was granted Accreditation-Continued status by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). Accreditation-Continued status is granted when a currently accredited program is in compliance with the ARC-PA standards. “This is another great success for [...]

2019-04-17T13:53:03-07:00April 17th, 2019|Master of Physician Assistant Studies, RMUoHP News|

RMUoHP Welcomes First Cohort of Physician Assistant Studies Programs

RMUoHP's inaugural cohort of 46 MPAS Students. Our inaugural cohort of Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) students arrived on Monday full of energy and enthusiasm to start the program. They took advantage of opportunities to get to know one another and have already begun to develop friendships. During orientation on Monday and Tuesday, [...]

2019-03-29T11:44:39-07:00May 8th, 2015|Master of Physician Assistant Studies|