Monthly Archives:April 2015

Board of Directors

Discover Your Inner Leader

April 29, 2015

If you are considering taking a leadership role in PAEA but are unsure of what it will mean for you, join us on Thursday, May 14, at 1:00 p.m. ET, for an open dialogue about declaring candidacy for the PAEA Board of Directors. This session will be facilitated by the chair of the Leadership Development and […]

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Funding

Putting Money Where the Mouth Is: Oral Health Education Grants

April 27, 2015

The nccPA Health Foundation is funding grant opportunities for research evaluating educational strategies related to oral health curriculum integration and innovation. “Oral health is part of overall health,” said Cynthia Lord, MHS, PA-C, chair of the nccPA Health Foundation and founding director of the new PA program at Case Western Reserve University. “Each program has […]

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Research

The Latest Facts and Figures About PAs

April 23, 2015

The NCCPA has released its 2014 Statistical Profile of Certified Physician Assistants. Significant findings include: The greatest number of PAs practice in family medicine, followed by the surgical subspecialties and emergency medicine. The average salary of a PA is $98,387, and the highest paid PAs work in dermatology, emergency medicine, and critical care medicine. The PA […]

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