BRCC Graduate To Become Physician Assistant – Brevard, NC
Last updated 7/9/2020 at 10:33am
In the fall of 2020, Michele Smith will enter the Wingate Physician Assistant program in Hendersonville. The Brevard local has been working towards this educational goal for five years. Blue Ridge Community College has been a foundation and a touchstone for Smith along the way.
Smith will be attending classes at the Wingate campus, which is adjacent to Pardee Hospital, with 15 classmates in the cohort.
"The program is 27 months; the first 12 months are didactic, followed by 15 months of clinical rotations that include a capstone project and preparation for the Physician Assistant National...