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First Cohort of AAPA-PAEA Research Fellows Selected

September 13, 2017

Three PA faculty members have been selected for the inaugural AAPA-PAEA Research Fellowship, a new program designed to build the profession’s research capacity by funding one release day per week for interested researchers. The three fellows for 2017-2018 are: Alicia Quella, PhD, MPAS, PA-C, clinical associate professor and director of the Augsburg University PA Program […]

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

September 11, 2017

Update: In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, the due date for the PAEA Faculty-Generated Research Grant Letters of Intent has been moved back to Monday, October 2, at 5:00 p.m. ET. Any questions should be sent to research@PAEAonline.org. We are currently accepting letters of intent for the PAEA Faculty-Generated Research Grant program. This program aims to promote quality scholarship regarding […]

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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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Protected Research Time — Too Good to Be True?

June 7, 2017

PAEA and AAPA have teamed up to show their renewed commitment to PA research with the inauguration of the PAEA-AAPA Research Fellowship. This program will support three fellows for one-year terms with the first cohort starting on November 1, 2017. Applications are now being accepted. The program will provide up to $25,000 per year per […]

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Survey Incoming: Keep Your Eyes Peeled

March 21, 2017

PAEA’s biennial PA Program Faculty and Directors Survey is now open! This survey collects information on demographics, job satisfaction, faculty roles and responsibilities, salary, and other critical topics. These data provide rich insight into the factors that impact faculty recruitment and retention and are also commonly used for benchmarking and workforce research. This is an opportunity […]

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2017 STAR Researchers Launching into Orbit

March 9, 2017

PAEA is proud to announce the winners of the 2017 Support to Advance Research (STAR) program: James Stoehr, PhD, a professor at Midwestern University–Glendale, and Bettie Coplan, MPAS, PA-C, clinical associate professor at the School for the Science of Health Care Delivery at Arizona State University. Each year, PAEA’s STAR program allows a PA program […]

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PAEA Data in Healthy People 2020 Report

January 25, 2017

Healthy People 2020 has released its mid-term data report, and data from PAEA’s Curriculum Survey was included in the findings. In its Education and Community-Based Programs section, the report states that “between 2010 and 2014, the proportion of physician assistant programs that included course content in environmental health increased (from 53% in 2010 to 63% […]

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