My Thoughts

Home My Thoughts

Q & A Session #1

  This is the first Q &A Session on the list.  Todays questions are: 1. Is a residency/fellowship after PA school worth it? 2. How do you...

Physician Assistant Student Antibiotics!

Update: The antibiotic lectures are up.  Click here to go to the lecture page...   It seems like for a lot of physician assistant students pharmacology...

PANCE Review Book – Update

Update: The PANCE / PANRE review book is now available.  Download the first chapter for free here. Medicine is tough.  There is so much information...

PA School – Why You Should Consider a Study Partner

If you are like me, then you naturally prefer to study alone.  I never liked to rely on others to get the job done. ...

As a Physician Assistant, Do Not Judge!

As a physician assistant, there will be many times when you get frustrated with patients.  You will have patients come in to  see you...

Do Pharm Reps Intimidate You?

I was asked by a student for my thoughts regarding the advertisement of medications.  Time and time again, you will have patients coming in...

Screw Perfection!

So many people say they are perfectionists. So many people insist that they cannot possibly submit an assignment, perform a procedure, or present a...

Failed an Exam? Who cares?!

So, you had an exam and it didn’t go quite as planned.  In fact, it probably went worse than you anticipated.  I can probably...

3 Reasons Why Ego Doesn’t Belong in PA school

You probably excelled in undergrad, right?  I mean, you had to, since your in PA school.  Most programs have anywhere from a 3%-10% admissions...

PA Boards: PA School is Not Hard

People ask if PA school was difficult for me, and my answer is no.  Hold on, before you start cursing and sending me hate...