Month One In Review

I created this page to document my experiences as a PA student to recognize my growth over the next two years, connect with other PA-S, and to inspire hopeful Pre-PAs that they are completely capable of this short term struggle. Spring 1A: 3 weeks My program begins didactic year with three weeks packed full of... Continue Reading →


Applying + Reapplying To PA School

Hello! In light of the application season drawing to a close and interview season beginning, I’ve included tips for applying & reapplying for PA school through CASPA. Personal Statement Now that you’ve made it to the point of applying for PA school, use this section to tell your story! A strong personal statement can land... Continue Reading →

Fashion Forward Scrubs

It’s no secret that although traditional scrubs are functional, they 100% give off an unflattering boxy figure. In recent months, I’ve come across several brands that go outside the box to provide medical professionals with an array of styles, without sacrificing functionality. Below, I’ve included a list of the brands ranked by price and comfort!... Continue Reading →

Tackling the GRE

The GRE has become one of the most widely accepted exams for graduate programs. I’m sure at this point you’ve heard conflicting opinions regarding the importance of the GRE. This can vary between programs. Some programs place emphasis on competitive scores (above 70th percentile), while others simply require the bare minimum (50th percentile).  Many feel as... Continue Reading →

Journey to PA-S

As we approach the opening of CASPA for the Fall of 2019, I want to share tips and tricks that I learned from my first unsuccessful attempt. Each part of the application process is absolutely vital to your success! We'll get into interview tips next time. Reach out to programs of interest. Find out where your top programs... Continue Reading →

About Me

Welcome! My name is Emily. Dog mom, coffee fanatic, & current medical assistant. I'm a dietetics graduate from the University of Georgia - Go Dawgs! Unlike many of my classmates, I chose to venture off the path of nutrition to pursue my dream of becoming a physician assistant (PA-C). I created this page as an outlet... Continue Reading →

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