Board of Directors

Past President Returns to the Board

April 26, 2017

The PAEA Board of Directors has called upon a past president to fill a recently vacated director at large position. Constance Goldgar, MS, PA-C, PAEA’s president in 2013, has stepped in to fill the director at large role previously held by Harry Pomeranz, MSPH, PA-C, who resigned due to competing commitments. She will serve in this […]

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It’s the Final Countdown

By Danielle Di SilvestroApril 26, 2017

And we’re off! The 16th CASPA application opens tomorrow, April 27, for the launch of the 2017-2018 application cycle. PAEA welcomes 219 participating programs, including five developing program members this year. Every year, our partner, Liaison International, enhances the application so it’s in tip-top shape for applicants and programs alike come launch day. This year, […]

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Interprofessional Education

Applications for IPE Award Now Being Accepted

April 25, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Nexus Award. This award, from the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (NCIPE), recognizes “exemplary interprofessional practice in the US and those who are thinking and acting differently where education and practice connect in health and health care.” Potential winners can be educational institutions, community groups, […]

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Project Access

Volunteers Needed for Project Access at AAPA Conference

April 25, 2017

This year’s AAPA Conference is being held in Las Vegas, and PAEA has planned several visits as part of our Project Access outreach program on May 16–18. We are now seeking volunteers to visit the schools. Project Access is an outreach recruitment program that aims to encourage middle and high school students from underrepresented minority groups to […]

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2017 Don Pedersen Grants Cycle Now Open

April 25, 2017

The PAEA Research Council and the Grants & Scholarship Review Workgroup invite PA faculty to submit proposals to the 2017 Don Pedersen Research Grants Program. The program is intended to foster PA faculty development in the area of research and to encourage research about both PA education and workforce issues. It is not intended to […]

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Webinar: Drug Labeling Information

April 24, 2017

On Tuesday, May 2, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on prescription drug labeling. Specifically, the webinar will cover: Types of prescription drug labeling, including patient labeling, carton and container labeling, and the prescribing information Labeling on Drugs@FDA and DailyMed Differences between labeling on Drugs@FDA and DailyMed […]

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Faculty Development

NIH Genomics Course Open to PAs and PA Faculty

April 19, 2017

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is offering its annual Short Course in Genomics again this summer. The course, which is specifically designed for PAs, nurses, and the faculty who educate them, will discuss a variety of genomics-related topics, including genetic testing, incorporating genomics into practice, and teaching genomics. The class will be held […]

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