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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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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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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