Alerts

Publications

2015 Report on PA Programs Released

December 22, 2015

By the Numbers: 30th Report on Physician Assistant Educational Programs in the United States is now available to PAEA members (login required). We’ve updated the look of the report — more graphs and less text make it easier for you to find the data you need. Per usual, the report offers a slew of interesting data […]

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Interprofessional Education

National Faculty Development Training Program

December 21, 2015

The National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education will deliver trainings for teams of interprofessional education and practice professionals through the new T3 National Faculty Development Training Program. Six in-person workshops will be offered annually in 2016, 2017, and beyond. – The program aims to strengthen the skills and capabilities of interprofessional education and collaborative practice teams and […]

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Public Health

Present at APHA Annual Meeting & Expo

December 21, 2015

The American Public Health Association is now accepting abstracts for the APHA 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo in Denver, Colorado, October 29 – November 2. The theme of the meeting is “Creating the Healthiest Nation: Ensuring the Right to Health.” Authors are encouraged to submit abstracts on the theme and current and emerging public health […]

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Research

2 New Student Surveys Announced

December 16, 2015

For three years, our Research team has surveyed matriculating students to discover who they are, why they chose the PA profession, and where they see themselves in the future. In 2016, we’ll be stepping up our efforts to better understand the experiences of PA students through the entirety of their program — from matriculation to graduation. […]

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Student Opportunities

ENT Scholarship Available

December 15, 2015

The Society of Physician Assistant’s in Otolaryngology offers a scholarship(s) every year for a motivated PA student who is enrolled in a program that displays a strong interest in ENT. The number of scholarships and amount of financial award granted may vary from year to year. A minimum of at least one $500 scholarship will […]

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Publications

Encouraging Clinical Education Collaboration

December 9, 2015

There are many complicated aspects of PA education, but conflict over clinical sites doesn’t have to be one of them. As part of PAEA’s strategic focus on strengthening the clinical training environment for PA programs, the Committee on Clinical Education (CCE) has developed a brand new issue brief highlighting the importance of inter-program collaboration. “The […]

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