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Application and program time line

The program offers rolling admissions; candidates may apply at any time.

Admission requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program
  • NCCPA certification for PA candidates
  • Certification in adult acute care or adult gerontology acute care for NP candidates
  • Pennsylvania license that allows the advanced practitioner to work with the patient population served by the residency
  • Minimum degree: Master of Science
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Completion of Geisinger’s online application
  • Personal narrative
  • Letter of recommendation from program director
  • Completion of phone and on-site personal
  • Successful completion of Geisinger credentialing process

For more information or to apply, contact:

Karen Tillotson, DHSc, PA-C, Director
Neuroscience Advanced Practice Residency

Lori Surak, DASPR
Talent Management Consultant
Human Resources
100 North Academy Ave.
Danville, PA 17822
Fax: 570-271-6988

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