Akhila Parepalli PA ’21: School of Physician Assistant Studies Academic Excellence Award
Akhila Parepalli PA ’21 received the Academic Excellence Award from the Pacific University School of Physician Assistant Studies.
“Akhila was consistently at the top of the class in written and skills assessments, generously shared her knowledge with classmates, and maintained the highest academic standards throughout their entire PA school journey,” professors wrote.
Fellow student Alexandra Gray PA ’21 also received the award.
Parepalli, of Hillsboro, Ore., earned a master of science in physician assistant studies from Pacific University in August 2021.
The PA program provides a comprehensive seven-semester primary care training program that focuses on interprofessional, evidence-based healthcare with a focus on diversity awareness.