Alerts

Funding

Welcome News: New HRSA Funding Opportunity

November 16, 2017

On November 13, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) released a $4 million funding opportunity for PA training programs, called “Primary Care Training and Enhancement: Training Primary Care Champions.” This is a unique opportunity for PA programs to establish and strengthen new and existing relationships with primary care clinical training sites and increase the […]

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Webinar

Webinar: RWJF Clinical Scholars Program

November 16, 2017

On Wednesday, November 29, from 3:30–4:30 p.m. ET, join the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) for a webinar about their Clinical Scholars fellowship program — a national leadership institute for active practitioners from diverse health care fields. Applicant teams receive program dollars and leadership training to apply innovative approaches to complex ‘wicked’ health problems in their communities. (More […]

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Research

Shoot for the (Research) STARs

November 15, 2017

PAEA’s Support to Advance Research (STAR) Program is now accepting proposals. Developed by the PAEA Research Mission Advancement Council (RMAC), the STAR Program allows faculty of PAEA member programs to submit up to 10 questions (including all branching questions) for inclusion in the annual Program Survey, which is administered to all PAEA member program directors. Following […]

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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, hosted by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation and their co-founding partners, the American College of Sports Medicine and the Bipartisan Policy Center. This award recognizes health professional training programs that are ahead of the curve in providing nutrition, physical […]

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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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