Jefferson College of Health Sciences Celebrates National PA Day

Monday, October 6, 2014 - 8:00am

On Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, Jefferson College of Health Sciences celebrated National Physician Assistant (PA) Day. On this page are pictures from some of the students' activities.

PA Day is celebrated annually in October. The date was chosen to commemorate the anniversary of the first graduating Physician Assistant class at Duke University on Oct. 6, 1967. October 6 is also the birthday of Dr. Eugene Stead, the founder of the PA profession.