Alerts

Leadership Opportunities

Call for Conference Proposal Reviewers

January 27, 2017

PAEA is seeking applications to fill up to 20 positions for conference proposal reviewers, formerly known as Conference Committee members. The role of a reviewer is to participate in the blinded peer-review process for Education Forum session proposals. Reviewers can choose to evaluate posters and proposals that are either (1) original research, which are primarily […]

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Funding

Get Up to $50,000 in Loan Repayment Funds From NHSC

January 25, 2017

The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) is now accepting applications from primary care health practitioners — including PAs — for their Loan Repayment Program. Those who qualify agree to serve a two-year term at an approved high-need, underserved site in exchange for funds to repay student loans. Funding level will depend upon whether a clinician […]

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Global Health Care

Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems

January 25, 2017

Registration is now open for the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) conference. This year’s event will take place in Washington, DC, on April 7­–9, with satellite sessions on April 6. The CUGH Global Health Conference is a gathering of more than 1,700 faculty, students, and leaders from around the world aimed at exploring […]

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Research

PAEA Data in Healthy People 2020 Report

January 25, 2017

Healthy People 2020 has released its mid-term data report, and data from PAEA’s Curriculum Survey was included in the findings. In its Education and Community-Based Programs section, the report states that “between 2010 and 2014, the proportion of physician assistant programs that included course content in environmental health increased (from 53% in 2010 to 63% […]

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Funding

Show Off Your Science — on Our Dime!

January 18, 2017

You’ve already done the hard part — the data have been analyzed, the proposal has been written, and the reviewers were duly impressed with your work. Now, let PAEA pick up the tab! PAEA’s Scientific Meeting Scholarship is now accepting applications. This funding opportunity is designed to increase the visibility of PAs and PA faculty at meetings where […]

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Webinar

Webinar: FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Reporting Program

January 18, 2017

On Tuesday, February 7, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on reporting adverse events via MedWatch. Specifically, the webinar will cover: The roles of the FDA Office of Health and Constituent Affairs and the MedWatch program How to advance and be involved with FDA messaging Types of […]

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