First PA-C to DO bridge program!
Posted 3 years, 7 months ago by Eric Holden, pa-c, emt-p Acute Care/Emergency Medicine
LECOM will announce a newly approved pa-c to physician( DO) bridge program within the next 2 weeks. the director of the program( Dr. Kaufman) is a DO who was previously a PA.
Details available at this point:
program length 2 yrs, 10 months.
format: all of ms1 and ms2 then a hybrid clinical yr
ba/bs degree and mcat required for admission
first class size 12 seats
grads eligible for match to any residency but they will prescreen applicants to try to get 50% who are interested in primary care.
it’s been a long time coming. we need to send the best and the brightest to this so that it catches on and becomes an option at other medical schools.