Pre-PA Club

Pre-Physician Assistant Club (PPAC)

Mission Statement It shall be the purpose of the Pre-Physician Assistant Club to familiarize students with the Physician Assistant profession and the admission process through seminars, guest speakers, and community service opportunities; all of which that will adequately prepare students to enter the varied PA schools in Michigan.

Winter 2015 Meeting Dates: All meetings begin at 12:45pm in Life Science 115

  • January 6 and 20
  • February 3 and 17
  • March 3, 17 and 31
  • April 14.


2014/2015 Officers:

    • President: Noor Hamka

    • Vice President: Elle Presley
    • Secretary: Nikoleta Tchotrova
    • Treasurer: Izabella Babkowski

    • 5 Year Reps: Alyssa Burgess & Blake Lombardo

    • Event Coordinator: Kaytlin Shipley
    • Campus Communicator: Sam Ellis-Stockley
    • Historian: Ami Patel

    • Advisors- Dr. Gregory Grabowski, Dr. Mary Tracy Bee, Professor Constance Burke 


Active Membership Requirements:  If you would like to join the Pre- PA Club, come to one of our meetings and speak with a board member.

  1. Pay the $25 yearly dues (includes a t-shirt) 
  2. Attending meetings

  3. Participating in club activities and events

 Benefits of Joining the Pre-PA Club:

  1. Learn about the PA profession, admission requirements for PA schools, the GRE, CASPA, writing personal statements, the interview process, etc. 
  2. Meet with faculty of UDM’s Physician Assistant Program. 
  3. Meet with current UDM PA students to discuss their experiences. 
  4. Have the opportunity to be patient models for the PA school examinations. 
  5. Invite health professionals to speak to the club. 
  6. Participate in service learning activities. 
  7. Participate in club fundraisers and UDM activities.

... and much more!

PrePA Club

The Pre-Physician Assistant Club was established in the Fall of 2012 by Jamie Farrugia, Brett Schulte, Reema Sutariya, and Chanel Pattah.