Alerts

Jobs

Job Alert: Assistant Director, ARC-PA

April 18, 2018

The ARC-PA is now accepting applications for a full-time assistant director position. Specifically, ARC-PA is seeking an experienced education and accreditation expert to assist in the ongoing review of accredited programs. A full-time presence in the organization’s Johns Creek, Georgia, office is preferred for this position, but applicants desiring remote work will also be considered. […]

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Interprofessional Education

Seeking Nominee for IPE Program Assessment Advisory Panel

April 4, 2018

PAEA is looking for a PA educator to nominate for the Interprofessional Education Collaborative’s Program Assessment Advisory Panel. Specifically, we would like someone with deep experience in the development and assessment of interprofessional education (IPE) and clinical practice (IPECP) to join panelists from a broad spectrum of health and health-related professions. The advisory panel will […]

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Faculty Development

Workshop: Become a PA Historian

April 4, 2018

The PA History Society (PAHx) will be hosting their first PA Historian Boot Camp this September in Georgia. If you have a passion for PA history, consider joining PAHx for the two-day workshop, “Become a PA Historian: How to Save, Study, and Share the Story of PAs, Our History, and Legacy.” The workshop will take […]

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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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Webinar

Webinar: Interprofessional Education Instructional Methods

March 7, 2018

Join the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) on Tuesday, March 13, at 2:00 p.m. ET for a free webinar highlighting trends and activities in interprofessional education (IPE) and practice. Alan Dow, MD, MSHA, and Frank J. Ascione, PharmD, PhD, MPH, will discuss: The key structure of IPE programs at Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of […]

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