Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Student Placements Departments throughout the Medical Center participate in educational placements for nurse practitioner and physician assistant students. How to Request a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Student Placement Students who participate in an education placement must be receiving school credit and be currently attending a school that has a valid affiliation agreement in place with us. View a list of affiliated schools Your Clinical Coordinator from your affiliated school should contact Petronella Stoltz to discuss the availability of placements. Once a placement is approved, the preceptor will notify the Learning and Performance Department to confirm the placement. If you are not a student or faculty member from a currently affiliated school but are interested in placement at Connecticut Children’s as part of your degree program, please click here for more detailed information on how to request a nurse practitioner/physician assistant student placement. Please note: Connecticut Children’s does not have any Primary Care rotations available for Nurse Practitioners or Physician Assistant placements. Contact Us For more information, please email Connecticut Children’s advanced practice student placements office.