Monthly Archives:September 2015


Announcing the First Stakeholder Summit

September 29, 2015

Over the past year, PAEA ‘s staff and Board of Directors have been discussing the alignment between PA education and practice and how best to ensure that PA program graduates have the tools to succeed from day one of clinical practice. To that end, PAEA is gearing up for a Stakeholder Summit to be held in spring 2016. The summit […]

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Stony Brook Uses AHRQ Tools to Train PAs

September 16, 2015

The Stony Brook PA program is featured as an impact case study on the Agency for Healthcare and Research Quality’s website. Stony Brook uses three of AHRQ’s products and data resources in its PA program. One of the tools, TeamSTEPPS, an evidence-based patient safety system developed by AHRQ and the Department of Defense, is used […]

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Gov't Relations

Could You Be a RWJF Health Policy Fellow?

September 13, 2015

Each year, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program brings selected health professionals to our nation’s capital providing them with an inside look at the health policy process and hands-on experience at the federal level. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional mid-career health professionals and behavioral and social scientists with an interest in health […]

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Global Health Care

Proposals Due for Global Health Conference

September 10, 2015

This year’s Global Health Conference, presented by the Consortium of Universities for Global Health, will take place April 9-11, 2016, in San Francisco. The conference will explore global health sustainability themes and the role universities play in advancing health equity worldwide. More than 1,500 global health students and leaders from more than 50 nations are […]

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Teaching Oral Health

September 9, 2015

Hugh Silk, MD, MPH, from the University of Massachusetts, and Oren Berkowitz, PhD, MSPH, PA-C, from Boston University, will present a webinar titled “Practical Curricula for Teaching Pediatric Oral Health to Physician Assistants” on Tuesday, September 22, from 12 to 1:30 p.m. (ET). At the conclusion of this presentation participants will be able to: Understand the importance […]

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