Monthly Archives:March 2018

Admissions

2018 Virtual Fair Dates and Registration Now Open

March 28, 2018

The 2018 admissions cycle is just around the corner. Do you have a plan for recruiting students and building a high-quality pipeline of future applicants to your program? If you haven’t already included PAEA’s virtual fairs in your budget, now is the time. The annual PA virtual fairs are happening on April 10 and July […]

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Student Leadership

Six PAs Selected for Prestigious Scholarship Program

March 21, 2018

The 2018 class of Paul Ambrose Scholars was recently announced by the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research, and six PAs are part of the latest cohort. Forty students in all were selected from 32 academic health professions institutions representing medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physical/occupational therapy, and public health disciplines. The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program exposes health professions students […]

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Education Forum

Call for 2018 Education Forum Proposal Reviewers

March 7, 2018

Note: This call is now closed. PAEA is looking for PA educators to serve as conference proposal reviewers for the 2018 Education Forum. Reviewers will participate in a blinded peer-review of all Forum education session proposals. Each reviewer should expect to review, score, and provide feedback on 15–30 proposals, depending on the number of proposals received […]

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Assessment

Exam Security — Your Questions Answered

March 7, 2018

In our continuing effort to ensure that our exams are as secure as possible, the PAEA Assessment Team recently rolled out enhanced exam security and proctor controls. Since then, we’ve had some questions from those who have administered exams in the new system. They range from general questions about the system to specific process questions. […]

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Faculty Development

Limited Space for Spring 2018 IPEC Faculty Development Institute

March 7, 2018

Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) will hold its next Institute in Washington, DC, on April 30–May 2. The Spring 2018 IPEC Institute is returning to the popular theme of building a framework for interprofessional education (IPE) and collaborative practice. Attendees will: Identify resources and commitments necessary to facilitate IPE at one’s institution. Examine best practices in […]

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