Author: Meredith Wise

Education Forum

Forum at Your Fingertips

October 18, 2017

If you’re attending the 2017 PAEA Education Forum, one of the best ways to stay up-to-date and organized is to use our mobile app. Through the app, you can access: The full agenda of sessions, which you can add to a customized schedule Maps of the hotel and surrounding area Attendee and speaker directories Post-session […]

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Leadership Opportunities

RWJF Seeking Health Policy Fellows

October 11, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows program. Up to six fellows will spend a year in Washington, DC, gaining first-hand federal policy experience in Congress and executive branch offices across the region. In addition to seminars and trainings, fellows will work in their placements to: Help […]

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Assessment

New Version of PACKRAT Coming Soon

October 11, 2017

On November 3, PAEA will publish the 22nd version of PACKRAT™, the Physician Assistant Clinical Knowledge Rating and Assessment Tool. This updated version ensures that students can assess their knowledge on the most up-to-date standards and medications. The tool is compliant with DSM-5 and JNC-8 guidelines. No changes were made to the blueprint or topic […]

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Advocacy

PA Advocates: We Want YOU! (at the Education Forum)

October 10, 2017

Do you have a passion for advocating on behalf of PA education? Have you met with your congressional representatives or their staff to discuss the unique policy issues impacting PA programs? Will you be attending this year’s Education Forum in Denver? If so, we’re asking for your help! PAEA’s Government Relations team is seeking volunteers […]

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Moves & Milestones

Moves & Milestones: October 2017

October 4, 2017

Over the summer, Justine Strand de Oliveira, DrPH, PA-C, became the first PA to achieve the status of professor of PA studies in the UK. After her retirement from the Duke University PA program, where she was program director and section chief, Justine accepted a position with Barts and The London School of Medicine and […]

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Webinar

Webinar: FDA Drug Information Resources

October 4, 2017

On Tuesday, October 17, 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: FDA resources that contain information on drug safety issues Adverse event reporting information on FDA’s website Resources to help you stay informed on FDA actions, […]

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Webinar

Think Smarter, Teach Smarter

October 4, 2017

Want to make your brain smarter and deliver more transformative learning experiences for your students? Two new PAEA webinars will show you how. Education Forum speaker Dee O’Neill and Velvet Chainsaw’s Jeff Hurt will share current research and insights from brain science and experiential learning that will change the way you think and teach. Wednesday, […]

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