Dalton resident earns master’s degree

June 10th, 2015 9:40 am

First Posted: 9/25/2014

Melanie Call, of Dalton, recently received a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from King’s College, Wilkes-Barre.

A physician assistant (PA) is a dependent mid-level health professional licensed by the state to practice medicine as delegated by and under the supervision of a physician.

Upon successful completion of the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam, graduates can practice in almost any field of medicine, including family practices, surgery, pediatrics, psychiatry and orthopedics.