Alerts

Funding

Apply Now for Prestigious Harvard Macy Institute Program

June 13, 2018

PAEA is pleased to announce that, for the second year, we have secured a position for a PA educator in the prestigious Harvard Macy Institute’s Program for Educators in Health Professions, for which program funding will be provided by PAEA. The program provides “a select group of participants with the knowledge base and skills to […]

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Meetings

Call for 2018 Annual Business Meeting Motions

June 13, 2018

Motions to be considered at the 2018 PAEA Annual Business Meeting at the Education Forum in Anaheim are due in the national office by 11:59 p.m. PT, on Monday, August 13. PAEA volunteer groups, member programs, and the Board of Directors may submit motions. Motion Review The PAEA Governance & Ethics Board (GEB) will review […]

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Assessment

Version 6 of End of Rotation Exams Coming Soon

June 6, 2018

On Wednesday, July 11, the first administrations of Version 6 of PAEA’s End of Rotation™ exams will take place. The system will be down the evening of July 10 for the transition. This version will contain a few updates, but no topics will be added or distributions changed. Updates for Version 6 include: Scale scores. […]

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Research

Call for Diagnosis Medical Education Issue Submissions

June 6, 2018

The Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM) is now accepting submissions for a special “medical education” theme issue of their peer-reviewed journal, Diagnosis, to be published in early 2019. Diagnosis is focused on how the diagnostic process can be advanced to reduce diagnostic errors. The medical education theme issue will highlight research, innovations, tools, […]

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Webinar

Webinar: Provider Resources for Using Medications with REMS

June 6, 2018

On Tuesday, June 26, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar for health care providers who prescribe and dispense medications with risk evaluation and mitigation strategies (REMS). Specifically, the webinar will cover: Web resources that: Define a REMS and provide high-level descriptions of the roles of different health […]

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Moves & Milestones

Moves & Milestones: May 2018

May 30, 2018

Theresa Horvath, MPH, PA-C, director of the University of Bridgeport Physician Assistant Institute, has been named to the board of directors of the Beyond Flexner Alliance for Social Mission in Health Profession Education. In this new role, Horvath hopes to expand the presence of PA educators in the organization and “find a way for PA educators […]

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Webinar

2018 Don Pedersen Research Grants Webinar

May 22, 2018

The Don Pedersen Research Grants program is intended to foster early career PA faculty development through research — about both PA education and workforce issues — that is aligned with PAEA’s strategic goals. Each year, the PAEA Grants and Scholarships Review Committee awards grants of up to $7,000 each, with a total possible allotment of […]

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Webinar

Webinar: Well-Being and Resiliency

May 16, 2018

Join the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) on Thursday, May 24, at 2:00 p.m. ET for a free on strategies and approaches that can enhance the capacity for resilience among teams of health students and practitioners. The webinar, titled “Promoting Health & Wellness Through Collaboration,” will be led by Lisa Desai, PsyD, director of mental health […]

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