Students and Early Career FAQs

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How do I become a PA?

Why should I be a student member of OAPA?

Any tips for studying during didactic year?

Does OAPA offer any student scholarships?

How can I shadow a PA?

Tips and Tricks for Ohio PA Students

What are some good study resources should I use?

When can I register for the PANCE?

Do you have any tips for studying for End Of Rotation Exams (EORs)?