Author: Elizabeth Alesbury

Leadership Opportunities

Call for Conference Proposal Reviewers

January 18, 2017

PAEA is seeking applications to fill up to 20 positions for conference proposal reviewers. The role of a reviewer, formerly known as a Conference Committee member, is to participate in the blinded peer-review process for the Education Forum session proposals. Those with experience with peer-review processes are strongly encouraged to apply. Reviewers will be assigned […]

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Assessment

New Version of PACKRAT Better than Ever

November 3, 2016

PAEA has just released the 21st version of PACKRAT, the Physician Assistant Clinical Knowledge Rating and Assessment Tool. This latest version has been updated to be compliant with DSM-5 standards and is accompanied by an updated topic list. This popular self-assessment tool for students and programs consists of 225 multiple-choice questions, which cover the core clinical […]

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Four Orgs

PAEA Calls for Transparency Around Recertification Issue

October 6, 2016

The public discourse concerning the issue of the recertification process for PAs has been escalating over the past several months, culminating in the AAPA Board of Directors announcing its plans to formally investigate creating a competing PA certification organization. This move has lead PAEA to issue a resolution urging AAPA to commit to a transparent, […]

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