Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

Emory's graduate, professional schools ranked among nation's best by U.S. News March 2020

Emory School of Medicine’s physician assistant master’s degree program ranks 5th in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools” guide.

U.S. News Announces the 2019 Best Jobs March 2019

"U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, today unveiled the 2019 Best Jobs. The rankings offer a look at the best jobs across 15 categories – from best-paying jobs to sectors such as business and technology – to help job seekers at every level achieve their career goals."

Spotlight on Margarethe Goetz, PA-C, PhD, Emory PA as Duke Neurology Resident January 2019

Emory Physician Assistant program graduate, current Duke University Department of Neurology resident, Margarethe Goetz, PA-C, PhD, is spotlighted in a Duke University article.

Removing Anticompetitive Barriers for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants June 2018

"Health-care services in the United States are excessively costly, inefficient, and lacking in competitive pressures. In addition, many health outcomes in the United States lag behind those of other countries. Restrictive scope of practice laws for physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses are one of the barriers preventing needed productivity gains in the health-care sector."

Caring For the Poor Winter 2017

Emory Medicine Magazine feature story on "Mental Health: Crisis in our Community"

Emory PA Program Marks 20 Years of Treating Farmworkers September 2016

"A vital health care project shows students how community collaboration combined with service learning can benefit thousands."