The mission of the Indiana University Master of Physician Assistant Studies program is to prepare compassionate and competent graduates for physician assistant practice and to prepare leaders in the field to transform human experience and quality of life, with a focus on meeting the healthcare needs of the community.
The Indiana University Master of Physician Assistant Studies program aspires to be innovators and leaders in physician assistant education.
Professionalism: The program expects faculty, staff, and students to demonstrate respect, integrity, honesty, and ethical behavior in all circumstances.
Leadership: We inspire our faculty and students to be champions and advocates in their professional, institutional, and patient care communities.
Collaboration: The program fosters a learning environment where students engage with members of an interprofessional healthcare team to promote excellence in patient-centered care.
Diversity and Inclusion: We instill awareness of and respect for individual cultures by educating our students on the importance of understanding the unique needs of a diverse patient population and providing culturally sensitive health care.
Excellence: We are committed to faculty excellence in their area of expertise and in preparing clinically competent Physician Assistants that excel in evidence-based decision-making.