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

July 26, 2017

We are now accepting letters of intent for the PAEA Faculty-Generated Research Grant program. This program aims to promote quality scholarship regarding PA education and/or the PA profession, increase research capacity and collaboration across institutions, and encourage the development and training of emerging PA education researchers. To accomplish these goals, PAEA will provide a substantial investment of […]

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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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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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