Taylor Whaley Physician Assistant Student Presbyterian CollegeTaylor Whaley

PA Student
Class of 2022

Clemson University ’19, Cum Laude, Honors graduate
Major: Psychology
Minor: Life Sciences

What activities and organizations were you involved in as an undergraduate?

Alpha Epsilon Delta, American Medical Student Association, Creative Inquiry Clemson, Undergraduate Lab assistant, Welcome Leader for Kick-off Clemson, Sigma Alpha Lambda Honors society.

What did you do after you graduated?

I was a post-bachelor’s teaching assistant for the anatomy and physiology labs at Clemson, as well as working as a patient care tech at AnMed Health Medical Center.

If you’ve done any volunteer work, please list what you’ve done and where.

ClemsonLIFE program- teaching assistant and LIFE student buddy, International Service Learning- medical mission trip to Costa Rica

What are some of your hobbies or interests?

Baking/cooking, exercise, traveling

Why do you want to be a PA?

I want to be able to make a difference in people’s lives and help promote health and wellness, while helping make healthcare more accessible.

Why did you choose the Presbyterian College PA Program?

After my interview with the PC PA Program, I knew I wanted to attend PC. I felt like everyone really cared about getting to know me and making me feel welcome. I feel confident that PC will provide me with a great education and prepare me for my future career.