Good News for IPAT and Its Readers

After too much work and too much waiting, we have two pieces of exciting news to share today. […]

Epocrates Free: The One Must-Have Smartphone App for Pre-PAs

Epocrates Free is the one smartphone app you must have as a pre-pa student (with the possible exception of the Inside PA Training App when it is released)!  It’s also available for Android phones, and online for use on your desktop or notebook computer. Here’s the skinny on Epocrates Free: […]

Program Update: Fall Finals, Year 2

Hi, all.  Rather than go a week without any posts, I thought I'd drop a line to give the skinny on the recent program and site developments.  Hopefully this will tide you over until next week, when I have new posts planned: This week we have Fall Year 2 finals.  Wednesday is an exam on [...]

AAPA Annual Convention This Week!

Hey, everybody.  Things are crazy lately, with another rough set of final exams, another oral practicum (if you don't know what an oral practicum is, my post on oral practica.  This one will require me to diagnose and treat some ailment from the following list of intimidating topics: neurology, psychiatry, endocrinology, orthopedics, or rheumatology. Yes, [...]

PA Training and Pre-med Resource of the Day: Our Favorite Flashcard App

Have a ton of items to learn for anatomy, medical terminology, or microbiology? Got an exam coming up on Spanish verbs or the Bill of Rights?  Want to learn the material when you're away from home? There is an answer.  A great one, in fact. The Problem           As [...]