Alerts

Board of Directors

And the Nominees Are…

July 26, 2017

The candidates for five open positions on the PAEA Board of Directors have officially been announced. The open positions are president elect and four director at large positions. The candidates are: President Elect: Jonathan Bowser Director at Large: Kara Caruthers Michelle DiBaise Gerald Kayingo Nina Multak Thomas Parish Harry Pomeranz Kevin Schuer Mona Sedrak Michel […]

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Research

Apply Now: $50,000 Grant for Faculty-Generated Research

July 26, 2017

We are now accepting letters of intent for the PAEA Faculty-Generated Research Grant program. This program aims to promote quality scholarship regarding PA education and/or the PA profession, increase research capacity and collaboration across institutions, and encourage the development and training of emerging PA education researchers. To accomplish these goals, PAEA will provide a substantial investment of […]

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Meetings

AAPA Now Accepting 2018 Conference Session Proposals

July 19, 2017

Even though it seems as if the 2017 AAPA Conference just concluded, it’s already time to submit your session proposals for the 2018 Conference, which will take place in New Orleans, May 19–23. AAPA members and groups of members can submit proposals via the AAPA website. Presentations are typically an hour long, with a few […]

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Funding

PA Foundation Fellowship Opportunity for Doctoral Candidates

July 19, 2017

Are you enrolled in a doctoral program and working on a dissertation focused on PAs or the PA profession? Apply for financial support through the PA Foundation’s Breitman-Dorn Research Fellowship. The Breitman-Dorn Research Fellowship, established in 1998 through a donation from Jerald A. Breitman in memory of his partner Stephen Dorn, provides support for doctoral candidates who […]

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Research

Introducing the PAEA Student Report

July 17, 2017

PAEA has been administering the Matriculating Student Survey since 2011 and began releasing reports on these data in 2014. For a richer understanding of PA student experiences, PAEA added the End of Program Survey in 2016. In the new Student Report series, we present data from these surveys together, providing a snapshot of PA students […]

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Meetings

NAAHP Seeking 2018 Session Proposals

July 12, 2017

Proposals are now being accepted for the 2018 National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP) National Meeting. The meeting will take place in Washington, DC, next year on June 27–July 1. Specifically, NAAHP is seeking session proposals on the following topics: Interprofessional education Diversity and inclusion Advisor professional development Work-life integration For more […]

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Four Orgs

Expanding the Conversation Around Recertification

June 30, 2017

Earlier today, the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) announced that they will not pursue a new recertifying body, choosing instead to engage NCCPA in a dialogue regarding AAPA member concerns about recertification. Moreover, AAPA will be contracting a third-party research firm to collect and evaluate evidence regarding the advantages and disadvantages of both recertification and emerging […]

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