Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

July 27, 2009 11:38 ET

Media Advisory: CF Physician Assistants to Receive Bachelor of Science From the University of Nebraska

CFB BORDEN, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 27, 2009) - The 23 successful graduates of the Canadian Forces Health Services' Physician Assistant Course will be receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Nebraska at a convocation ceremony held on July 28, 2009 at CFB Borden.

The course graduates will be the first Physician Assistants in Canada to receive such academic recognition, which is the result of a Memorandum of Understanding between the University of Nebraska's School of Allied Health Professions Physician Assistant Program and the CF Medical Service School/CF Dental Service School, which was signed on June 23, 2009.

Where: CF Medical Services School/CF Dental Service School,
30 Ortona Rd, CFB Borden

When: Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Time: 2 p.m.

What: CF Physician Assistant Course Convocation Ceremony

Contact Information

  • Information: 1-866-377-0811/613-996-2353
    After hours: 613-792-2973
    Media interested in attending:
    Canadian Forces Health Services Group
    Lt(N) Crystal Myers
    Public Affairs
    613-220-6758 or 613-945-6588