PA Week 2016 has come and gone. We saw a lot of great celebrations online from PA programs and educators, PA employers, and PAs themselves. But we also know there was a lot that we didn’t get the chance to see! If your program did something fun or interesting to observe PA Week, let us […]
We believe it is incumbent on the PA organizations to set a high standard for collegial and evidence-based peer review. This letter represents the thinking of the PAEA Board of Directors on the recent proposal to revise the PANRE model.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Physician Assistant Education Association Joins Interprofessional Education Collaborative Washington, DC – Feb 23, 2016. The Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA), the national association representing accredited PA educational programs, is now a full institutional member of the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC). “Collaborative team-based health care provides the best outcomes for our patients, capitalizing […]
As we looked back at what PAEA had accomplished over the past year, one phrase kept popping up: “for the first time.” Indeed, 2015 was a trailblazing 12 months — we made strides in advocacy, research, and partnerships that would have been difficult to imagine just a few years ago. We invite you to take a look […]
At an event in West Virginia yesterday, President Obama announced plans to address the escalating abuse of prescription drugs and heroin in our country. A White House fact sheet outlining efforts to combat this serious epidemic focused on a two-pronged approach involving prescriber training and improving access to treatment. PAEA was mentioned, along with the […]