Lincoln Memorial University

Advanced Medical Education for the Physician Assistant

DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (DCOM), Doctor of Medical Science (DMS) is an advanced medical training program for Physician Assistants. The medical curriculum is taught entirely by physicians who are experts in their field of medicine. Utilizing a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous online didactics, the case-based curriculum design allows the students to interact with and learn from these physician experts.  While enrolled in the program, students continue in their clinical environment with their supervisor who participates in periodic competency evaluations.

DCOM-DMS curriculum equips the highly skilled PA with:

  1. An increased depth and breadth of medical knowledge
  2. Increased confidence in the more complex patient care
  3. Credentials for new leadership roles
  4. Advanced competence as a medical educator
  5. A competitive edge in the PA Profession


LMU-DCOM, Doctor of Medical Science program is accepting students for summer enrollment into the Medical Education cognate. The deadline to apply for summer 2019 admission is March 15th, so don't delay, apply today! 


*DMS Application.pdf


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Harrogate, TN 37752