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Awards

Kayingo Recognized for Outstanding Research

May 29, 2015

Gerald Kayingo, PhD, MMSc, PA-C, an educator at the University of California, Davis PA program and a member of JPAE‘s editorial advisory board, is the recipient of AAPA’s 2015 Research Publishing Award. Kayingo served as lead author on the article “Patient-Centered Medical Homes and Physician Assistant Education: Preparing the PA Student for the Practice of […]

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Student Leadership

Call for Student Board Member

May 27, 2015

Attention PA students! Here’s your chance to develop leadership skills, make important professional connections, and get an inside look at how PAEA works. Give your perspective on PA education by joining our Board of Directors. The term for the student member-at-large will begin January 1, 2016, and end December 31, 2017. This person will also chair the […]

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JPAE

Express Yourself — on the Cover of the Journal

May 27, 2015

As you’ve undoubtedly noticed, the cover of our reinvented Journal of Physician Assistant Education now sports a new look. Each issue of the journal will feature original photography or artwork, preferably from the creative hand of a PAEA member or staffer. Reminiscent of Perspective on Physician Assistant Education, we believe this lends a personal touch to PAEA’s signature scholarly […]

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Leadership Opportunities

Pull Up a (GREAC) Chair

May 27, 2015

Is it time to take your leadership skills to the next level? Our Government Relations and External Affairs Council (GREAC) is now accepting applications for its open chair position, which will begin immediately and serve through 2018. Applications are due by Friday, July 3. Find out more and apply.  

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Research

Be a Guinea Pig for Educator Competencies

May 26, 2015

The Competency-Based Faculty Development Task Force is looking for individuals representing a diverse range of faculty roles and experience to respond to questions about faculty competencies developed by the task force. Your input is essential in ensuring we have created an evidence-based set of PA educator competencies. Agreeing to participate in this research study would […]

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Faculty Development

NHSC Faculty Loan Repayment Program

May 26, 2015

The National Health Service Corps’ 2015 Faculty Loan Repayment Program application cycle is now open. All completed applications must be submitted by June 25, at 7:30 pm ET to be considered for an award. Please refer to the Application and Program Guidance for all of the program requirements. The Faculty Loan Repayment Program supports health […]

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Moves & Milestones

PA Educator New Provost of Philadelphia U

May 22, 2015

Matt Dane Baker, DHSC, PA-C, was recently announced as the new provost of Philadelphia University. He currently serves as the university’s Executive Dean of the College of Science, Health, and the Liberal Arts, and a professor in the PA studies program. Baker has been a PA educator for more than 20 years. He received PAEA’s […]

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Trending

New MEDEX Video about Veteran PAs

May 20, 2015

MEDEX Northwest graduated its first class of 14 PAs from the University of Washington in 1969. All came from a military background as either medics or corpsmen. This new film revisits the veterans of Seattle Class 1, while following four current day veterans of the new MEDEX Tacoma campus Class 1. Each generation describes the […]

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