Alerts

Research

NHGRI Wants to Hear from You

August 29, 2018

The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), a part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking responses to a survey that evaluates primary issues in genetics and genomics education. NHGRI is interested in exploring how to best support integrating genomics into practice for health care providers. As the front line of care, PAs […]

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Webinar

Webinar Series: Medical Education Technology

August 29, 2018

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is hosting a five-session web seminar series on Thursdays this fall — highlighting latest technologies, trends, and tactics in medical education. Topics to be covered over the course of the series include the current state of technology in medical education, social media, virtual and augmented reality, and […]

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Moves & Milestones

Moves & Milestones: Summer 2018

August 29, 2018

Pat Kenney-Moore, EdD, PA-C, became the first PA to achieve the status of professor in the School of Medicine at Oregon Health and Science University. Two additional milestones in her career accompany this well-deserved recognition. Kenney-Moore is the first PA to serve on the Executive Committee of the Oregon Medical Association, an organization that supports […]

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Research

Your Students, Your Data

August 29, 2018

We know that you and your students spend a lot of time filling out our surveys. So first off, thank you! Second, to help make your life easier, we are constantly trying to make the data more usable and available to you. So, for the second year, we are offering our PAEA Data on Demand: […]

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Faculty Development

Workshop: Become a PA Historian

August 27, 2018

The PA History Society (PAHx) will be hosting their first PA Historian Boot Camp this September in Georgia. If you have a passion for PA history, consider joining PAHx for the two-day workshop, “Become a PA Historian: How to Save, Study, and Share the Story of PAs, Our History, and Legacy.” The workshop will take […]

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Meetings

Symposium on Adolescent and Young Adult Addiction

August 22, 2018

On October 19, Columbia University and the Christopher D. Smithers Foundation will be hosting a symposium to highlight the latest research and clinical practices in the prevention and treatment of substance use disorders. Speakers include health professions educators and researchers, medical practitioners, and the president of the Smithers Foundation. For more information on what each […]

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Meetings

Duke University Conference on Opioid Use Disorder

August 22, 2018

On September 20, the Duke University Margolis Center for Health Policy will be hosting a conference called “Expanding Access to Effective Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: Provider Perspectives on Reducing Barriers to Evidence-Based Care.” The event, which you can attend either in-person in Washington, DC, or via webcast, will feature an active discussion among providers […]

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Student Leadership

Meet the 2018 Student Health Policy Fellows

August 22, 2018

Following the submission of a record number of applications, the fifth cohort of the Student Health Policy Fellowship (SHPF) has been selected. In September, these 14 students from PA programs across the country will travel to Washington, DC, to learn from experts in health policy, refine their advocacy skills, and meet with their elected representatives. […]

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