Doctor of Medical Science Legislation “Not Palatable” to Physicians

The first Doctor of Medical Science program for PAs was created at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) in Harrogate, Tennesee. It was developed in conjunction with LMU’s DeBusk School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2016 to give PAs additional didactic and practical training to better care for the underserved. In 2017, Doctor of …

My Doctorate Can Beat Up Your Doctorate: How Physician Assistant Doctorate Degree Programs Compare

I love practicing medicine. I can’t imagine spending time and money getting another advanced degree to move into… *gasp*… administration! Yet that’s what so many physician assistant doctorate degree programs are supposedly designed to do.  Non-clinical Doctorate Degree Programs Take, for example, an online DNP at a private university that …