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 2013 Meeting Dates: All meetings begin at 12:45pm in Life Science 115

  • January 15 and 29
  • February 12 and 26
  • March 12 and 26
  • April 9.

PrePA Club founders

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

2012/2013 Officers:

  • President- Brett Schulte
  • Vice President- Reema Sutariya
  • Secretary- Jamie Farrugia
  • Treasurer- Chanel Pattah
  • Historian- Fatima Abdallah
  • Campus Communicator- Jenna Alberts
  • Special Event Coordinators- Alyssa Micheli, Glenn Oppenlander
  • Advisors- Dr. Gregory Grabowski, Dr. Mary Tracy Bee, Professor Constance Burke Schmidt

 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 $20 yearly dues 
  2. Accumulate 20 Member Points per semester by attending meetings (5pts/meeting)
  3. Accumulate 15 Member Points per semester by participating in activities and events (5pts/activity or event)

 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