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Research

Breitman-Dorn Fellowship for Doctoral Candidates

April 28, 2016

Are you working on a dissertation focused on PAs or the PA profession? The PA Foundation’s Breitman-Dorn Research Fellowship recognizes and supports doctoral candidates who are making a contribution to research on the PA profession or the influence of PAs on medical care. The applicant’s research must address the role or contributions of PAs in health […]

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Veteran PA Educator Joins PAEA for the Summer

April 28, 2016

As part of a 6-month sabbatical, Lisa Mustone Alexander, EdD, MPH, PA-C, a long-time faculty member at the George Washington University PA program, has been appointed as a research fellow at PAEA. During her 4-month stint with the Association, she will be working with the staff to identify factors that influence matriculation of under-represented minorities […]

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Don Pedersen Grants for Research

April 20, 2016

The 2016 cycle of the Don Pedersen Research Grants Program opens May 1st. The program, which is administered by the PAEA Research Council, awards up to $7,000. The program encourages research among PA faculty and aims to advance knowledge of PA education and workforce issues. Research questions should aim to advance the PAEA Strategic Plan. […]

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How Do You Compare to Faculty Nationwide?

February 24, 2016

For our annual PA Program Faculty and Directors Survey, we crunch numbers on everything from demographics and job satisfaction to past employment and current salary. We’ve just released the 2015 report, available to members only. Among our findings: Over 58% of faculty provide some type of volunteer services. (Table 48) – Nearly 50% of all faculty […]

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2 New Student Surveys Announced

December 16, 2015

For three years, our Research team has surveyed matriculating students to discover who they are, why they chose the PA profession, and where they see themselves in the future. In 2016, we’ll be stepping up our efforts to better understand the experiences of PA students through the entirety of their program — from matriculation to graduation. […]

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Research Written in the STARs

December 2, 2015

Our Support to Advance Research (STAR) program is now open! The STAR Program is an initiative developed by the PAEA Research Council and research staff that allows faculty of PAEA member programs to submit up to 10 questions (including all branching questions) for inclusion in the Program Survey, which is administered to all PAEA member program […]

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