Alerts

Global Health Care

Healthy People, Healthy Ecosystems

January 25, 2017

Registration is now open for the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) conference. This year’s event will take place in Washington, DC, on April 7­–9, with satellite sessions on April 6. The CUGH Global Health Conference is a gathering of more than 1,700 faculty, students, and leaders from around the world aimed at exploring […]

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Funding

Show Off Your Science — on Our Dime!

January 18, 2017

You’ve already done the hard part — the data have been analyzed, the proposal has been written, and the reviewers were duly impressed with your work. Now, let PAEA pick up the tab! PAEA’s Scientific Meeting Scholarship is now accepting applications. This funding opportunity is designed to increase the visibility of PAs and PA faculty at meetings where […]

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Webinar

Webinar: FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Reporting Program

January 18, 2017

On Tuesday, February 7, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on reporting adverse events via MedWatch. Specifically, the webinar will cover: The roles of the FDA Office of Health and Constituent Affairs and the MedWatch program How to advance and be involved with FDA messaging Types of […]

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Faculty Development

Your Chance to Be a Change Agent

January 18, 2017

The American Medical Association (AMA) is accepting presentation submissions for ChangeMedEd 2017, a “national conference bringing together innovators from medical and health professions education, health systems, and related fields to transform the way future physicians are trained.” The theme of this year’s ChangeMedEd is innovations for the future of medical schools. Presentations can be in […]

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Obituary

In Memoriam: Charles Hilmon Castle, MD

January 11, 2017

We are saddened to announce the passing of former APAP/PAEA president Charles Hilmon Castle, MD, on December 26, 2016. He will be remembered as a pioneer in the early days of the PA profession. After finishing medical school at the University of Mississippi and Duke University, Dr. Castle took the advice of his mentor, Dr. Eugene […]

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Funding

APTR Seeks Population Health Case Studies

January 11, 2017

The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are seeking faculty proposals to create educational case studies on population health for public health and clinical health professions students. The creators of the selected proposal will receive up to $50,000 to develop their case study. The case studies […]

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Research

Become a PA Education Research STAR!

January 11, 2017

Do you have a research project that requires surveying all PA programs in the country? Would you like to have someone else administer the survey and hand off the data to you when collection is complete? Now you can! PAEA’s Support to Advance Research (STAR) program opens Thursday, December 1st! The STAR program, developed by the PAEA […]

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Funding

Training Leaders Toward a Culture of Health

January 9, 2017

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is currently accepting applications for four of their leadership development programs. These programs are “designed to extend the influence and impact of leaders working to build a Culture of Health” through a combination of in-person gatherings and virtual trainings. Culture of Health Leaders: Designed for leaders across the spectrum of […]

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