Alerts

Assessment

ExamDriver Holiday Schedule Announced

November 15, 2017

As we celebrate the holiday season, PAEA will be restricting access to proctored exams on the following dates: November 23–24 December 25 January 1 You may still schedule unproctored PACKRAT™ exams for these days — as well as purchase and schedule exams — but customer support services will not be available to assist with any […]

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Awards

Award Opportunity: Innovating Health Care Education

November 8, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the Innovation Award for Health Care Provider Training and Education, which recognizes health professional training programs that are ahead of the curve in providing nutrition, physical activity, and obesity counseling education to their students. Despite the fact that more than two-thirds of Americans are overweight or have obesity, less […]

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Education Forum

One Last Chance for the Time Capsule

November 8, 2017

If you did not get your contribution into the time capsule at the Education Forum last month, don’t despair – there is still time! The PA History Society is still accepting contributions through Friday, December 1. PAs, PA students, PA programs, and PA constituent organizations may mail 3-5 items in one standard sized manila envelope […]

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Assessment

New PACKRAT Version Available

November 8, 2017

In case you haven’t noticed, PACKRAT version 22 is now available! This new form is now the primary version of the exam that your students take. This updated version ensures that students can assess their knowledge on the most up-to-date standards and medications. No changes were made to the blueprint or topic list for this […]

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Webinar

Webinar: Tainted Products Marketed as Dietary Supplements 

November 8, 2017

On Tuesday, November 21, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on available drug information resources from the FDA. Specifically, the webinar will cover: What constitutes a “tainted product” Product categories where tainted products are most commonly found Regulatory challenges associated with tainted products Resources available on the FDA […]

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Research

New Tools for Research and Evaluation

November 2, 2017

The 2017 Forum may be over, but that doesn’t mean that we are taking a break from developing new resources for our members! PAEA recently unveiled a new strategic plan that lays out our ambitious vision for advancing the field of PA education. A major goal is to provide PA programs with innovative tools to […]

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Behind the Scenes

Bowlin, Gunter Join PAEA Staff

November 2, 2017

PAEA is happy to announce the two newest members of our team, Stephanie Bowlin, EdD, PA, and Amanda Gunter, MS. Stephanie has joined PAEA’s Professional Services group as our fourth principal advisor, and Amanda is joining our Professional and Organizational Development team as an instructional specialist. Stephanie Bowlin comes to us from Western University of […]

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Education Forum

Forum at Your Fingertips

October 18, 2017

If you’re attending the 2017 PAEA Education Forum, one of the best ways to stay up-to-date and organized is to use our mobile app. Through the app, you can access: The full agenda of sessions, which you can add to a customized schedule Maps of the hotel and surrounding area Attendee and speaker directories Post-session […]

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