Monthly Archives:July 2015

Funding

AcademyHealth Grants for Early Career Researchers

July 29, 2015

AcademyHealth’s New Investigator Small Grant Program is designed to support health service researchers who are less than three years removed from earning a doctoral degree. Six grants of $10,000 each will be awarded to AcademyHealth members for projects to be conducted during 2016 and presented at the June 2017 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. The grant program is […]

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Moves & Milestones

Look Who’s Been Promoted

July 28, 2015

We would like to congratulate PA faculty members who recently received promotions. Noller Named Chair at Arcadia It was recently announced that Diana Noller, MSPT, MMS, PA-C, is the new chair of Arcadia University’s Department of Medical Science and Community Health. Noller has been a faculty member in the university’s PA program — which has campuses […]

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Resources

Webinars to Explain New Multiple Chronic Conditions Training Tools

July 27, 2015

The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, in collaboration with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has released a new set of training materials for health professionals. The first of its kind, the Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCC) Education and Training provides health professionals with […]

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Publications

We Want to Hear from You — And We’re Not the Only Ones

July 22, 2015

With the recent reinvention of our Networker blog, we’re featuring a range of voices, opinions, and topics on all things PA education. We aim to make the articles useful, relevant, and interesting. We’d like to invite you — yes you — to join our growing list of contributors. Whether you’re a seasoned scribe or a rookie wordsmith, we want to […]

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Education Forum

Call for Annual Business Meeting Motions

July 22, 2015

Those who would like to submit motions for the Annual Business Meeting — which is held each year during the Education Forum — must do so by Friday, August 28. Any eligible individual or body may make a motion to place a policy on the business meeting agenda for debate and potential reaffirmation. Read the guidelines […]

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Funding

Got Travel? We’ve Got Funds

July 21, 2015

In July 2014, PAEA began awarding up to five $2,000 grants annually to help PA educators defray the travel, hotel, conference, and food costs associated with presenting a poster or presentation at a scientific conference. To date, two travel support scholarships have been awarded. The first went to Jami Smith, MPA, MEd, PA-C, from Rutgers’ […]

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Interprofessional Education

Interested in Presenting on Rural Health?

July 20, 2015

The National Rural Health Association is now accepting presentation submissions for its 39th Annual Rural Health Conference. The conference,  which will take place May 10-13 in Minneapolis, was created for all of those with an interest in rural health care to share effective models, policies, and research. The deadline for research and poster presentations is January […]

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