Category: Research

Research

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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Call for AAPA 2017 ePosters

November 30, 2016

AAPA is now accepting applications from PAs, PA educators, and PA students for their 2017 ePoster Session. From case studies and clinical research to education and outreach innovations, this is your chance to showcase your innovative original research at AAPA 2017, to be held in Las Vegas on May 15­­–19. Accepted ePosters will be displayed onsite […]

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Create Content for JOPA — Win $1,000

October 26, 2016

The Journal of Orthopedics for Physician Assistants (JOPA) is offering a total of $7,000 to PAs and PA students interested in creating written and video content. Specifically, they will be selecting the following entries: Two Review Articles by authors who are PA students at the time of their article submission Three Review Articles by certified […]

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Program Report 31 Now Available for Download

October 25, 2016

We’ve crunched the numbers, and PAEA’s Program Report 31 is now available! This report represents the time and effort that 194 member programs committed to providing valuable data in response to PAEA’s Program Survey in 2015. These data form an empirical foundation for advocacy efforts, benchmarking, accreditation, and scholarly work. For over 30 years, this […]

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2016 Program and Curriculum Surveys Now Out

June 1, 2016

Summer time is survey time at PAEA! The 2016 Program and Didactic Curriculum Surveys, including survey information and links, were sent to all program directors via email on June 8. The Program Survey is the most comprehensive of PAEA’s surveys, gathering data on programs’ budgets, personnel, students, and graduates. Data from the Program Survey are published by […]

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