Preceptor Qualifications

Physician Assistants, Licensed Physicians (MD/DO),  and Nurse Practitioners (APRN/NPs) can precept!

UDPA preceptors benefit from expansion of professional and personal development through engagement with PA students in various stages of their clinical education.

The value of time investment in precepting UDPA students:

Clinical preceptors are vital to the development of competent PAs! While having a student in your practice requires a commitment of time, this experience can be rewarding for both you and your patients.

Preceptor Testimonial

"My dedication as a clinical preceptor for the University of Dubuque PA students ignites my excitement for medicine. It is rewarding to know my role in the development of new PAs in clinical practice will continue to uphold the reputation of advanced practice providers. The students are knowledgeable and bring valuable ideas and perspectives in caring for my patients." – Courtney Kueter, PA-C Grand River Medical Group