In 2011, PAEA conducted a national survey of practicing PAs in which the ability to earn category CME 1 credits was ranked as the #1 incentive to begin or continue precepting PA students. In response, PAEA and AAPA have partnered to ensure PA programs have a mechanism to award Category 1 CME to their PA […]
The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) is pleased to announce the next Faculty Development Institute focused on Interprofessional Education: Building a Framework for Collaboration. The institute will take place October 5–7, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Dulles in Herndon, VA. Faculty teams are invited to come together for a guided learning experience, team-based planning activities, and dedicated time to create […]
For the first time, PAs — and those who educate them — will be included in the Genomics course. The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is offering the Short Course in Genomics, August 1-3, 2016. This is a unique opportunity for PAs to learn genomics content and educational genomics resources. In addition, and perhaps even more importantly from the […]
The Association of Clinicians for the Underserved has now posted the agenda for the 2016 Annual Conference, and it includes a great list of workshops on key issues facing safety net providers, such as: Recruitment and Retention Health IT Addressing the Social Determinants of Health and many others! There are also sessions focused on medical care, dental […]
A presenter for our new Pando Remediation workshop is the creator of a well-received remediation program at the University of Colorado and author of a book about this vital issue. Here’s an excerpt.
Our interactive, hands-on PandoTM workshops have become a rite of passage for PA educators. That’s because they not only give you information you need to do your job more effectively, they connect you with a community of colleagues. In Washington, D.C., this March, we’ll be offering two of our cornerstone programs: Faculty Skills 101 Clinical […]
The next Western Consortium Meeting will take place June 24-26, in Hillsboro, Oregon. The Pacific University School of Physician Assistant Studies will be hosting the conference, which will have an interprofessional education theme. Presentation and poster proposals will be accepted through March 31. Learn more. Agenda and specific session information will be available after April 15.
PAEA has just released its second Performance Improvement Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit designed for PA educators. The module progresses through a performance improvement process with a focus on promoting the integration of national oral health competencies into PA program curricula. As with other PI-CME modules, the activity will take between 3–12 months to complete based on […]