Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Physician Assistant Program
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Our program aims to facilitate the acquisition of the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to respond positively to the challenges and opportunities of future trends in healthcare delivery. Learn more about our program structure, courses, methodologies and facilities via the links below.

  • Competencies
    Get a full review of the knowledge, skills and attitude competencies required to succeed in our program.
  • Timeline
    The curriculum for the PA Program is broken into a didactic year and a clinical year; learn more.
  • Courses
    Browse a course-by-course list of our offerings.
  • Problem-Based Learning
    We take a problem-based learning approach in both our lectures and small groups.
  • Clinical Rotations
    Students will complete rotations at these Chicago-area sites throughout their clinical year.
  • Facilities & Resources
    Explore the resources that complement students' classroom instruction and case-based learning.
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