Leadership Opportunities

Annual Call for Volunteers Begins Soon

August 28, 2015

Beginning this year, PAEA is changing the call for volunteer service on our councils and committees from summer to fall. This way, members can learn about openings during the Education Forum and have time to apply once they return home. The 2016 call will begin September 23 and remain open until November 19. Positions on all councils, and […]

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The Impact of Racism on Health and Well-Being

August 27, 2015

Did you miss the American Public Health Association (APHA) four-part webinar series on racism and health? Recorded versions are now available for viewing: Webinar #1: Naming and Addressing Racism: A Primer Hear why racism is one of the most challenging tools of social stratification faced when trying to improve the health of the public, and discover a framework for understanding […]

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Oral Health

Apply Now for Community Outreach Grants

August 25, 2015

The nccPA Health Foundation, in partnership with the National Interprofessional Initiative on Oral Health, is accepting grant proposals for Oral Health Community Outreach Grants. The aim of the program is to advance oral health awareness, prevention, and treatment through community outreach activities. Certified PAs, PA educators, and PA students are eligible for the grants, which will be […]

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Education Forum

Join Our New Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Program

August 18, 2015

Join our inaugural 2015 Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Program at this year’s Education Forum. Developed by the Faculty Development Council, the program aims to connect faculty, either one on one or in small groups, based on their unique needs and interests. But please don’t expect a traditional junior-senior mentoring program! We aim to create a new and innovative […]

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Become a Health Policy Fellow

August 17, 2015

The NCHS/AcademyHealth Health Policy Fellowship program brings experts in health services research-related disciplines to the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) to conduct studies that address important issues in health policy. The selected fellow will have full access to NCHS data resources and several opportunities for professional development, collaboration, mentoring partnerships, and dissemination. During their 13-month […]

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Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional Conference in Virginia

August 7, 2015

The Fourth Annual Emswiller Interprofessional Symposium will take place Saturday, February 6, 2016, in Henrico, Virginia. The event is presented by Virginia Commonwealth University. At the conclusion of the symposium, attendees will be able to: Describe the changes in the practice environment supportive of increased interprofessional practice Summarize evidence-supported innovations in interprofessional practice Identify educational approaches […]

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