Alerts

Interprofessional Education

A Chance to Speak Out in Print

December 13, 2017

The New Voices Essay Contest is an opportunity for students and recent graduates of health-related training programs to share their perspectives and interests, courtesy of Practical Playbook and the de Beaumont Foundation. Winning essays will be published in the second printed version of the Practical Playbook, and runners-up will be considered for online publication. Lloyd Michener, […]

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Leadership Opportunities

Interested in Serving on the Veterans Affairs Academic Affiliations Council?

December 6, 2017

PAEA is soliciting candidates who wish to be nominated to serve on the Department of Veterans Affairs National Academic Affiliations Council (NAAC).  The VA’s NAAC, an advisory committee to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Undersecretary for Health, is charged with identifying opportunities for enhancing the traditional partnership between the VA and health professions […]

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Meetings

Apply Now to Present at AAPA 2018

November 29, 2017

Calling all PAs and PA students! It’s time to submit your original research for AAPA 2018, the only national PA conference, which will take place May 19–23 in New Orleans. You can apply to present either a Research in Action Series presentation or an ePoster. More information about this year’s opportunities to present can be found on […]

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Webinar

New HRSA Funding Opportunity Webinar

November 29, 2017

As detailed in a previous alert, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) recently released a new funding opportunity entitled “Primary Care Training and Enhancement: Training Primary Care Champions.” According to the notice of funding opportunity, HRSA anticipates providing up to 10 grants capped at $400,000 a year over a five-year period to train practicing […]

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Funding

Spread the Smiles with Oral Health Grant Funding

November 29, 2017

The nccPA Health Foundation has funding remaining this year for two programs that equip PA educators and students to integrate oral health as part of overall health. Don’t miss out on these dollars (or the experience of applying for a small grant) and the opportunity to make a change to improve health! The two grants available […]

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Webinar

Webinar: Competency-Based Education

November 29, 2017

Plan now to become more informed in the new year! In January and February, the International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) will be hosting a webinar series on the state of competency-based education across the health professions. All webinars begin at noon Eastern Time and will last for an hour. The schedule is as follows: January 11 – […]

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Research

Shoot for the (Research) STARs

November 29, 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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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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