Monthly Archives:February 2019

Student Opportunities

Veterans Caucus PA Student Scholarship

February 28, 2019

The Veterans Caucus of the AAPA is offering 15 scholarships this year, primarily to veterans or active duty military PA students who are at least one quarter/semester into their program. There are also scholarships available for dependents of veterans or those serving active duty. See a full list of scholarships on the Veterans Caucus website, […]

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Behind the Scenes

Welcome to the PAEA Team, Erika!

February 28, 2019

Erika Brooks has joined PAEA as our new manager of application services. In this role, she will oversee the CASPA application experience and CASPA data analysis and ensure that health professions advisors have the necessary resources to assist their students on their journey to becoming a matriculating PA student.   Before joining PAEA, Erika worked […]

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Webinar

IPEC Webinar: Academic–Clinical Partnerships

February 20, 2019

Join the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) on Tuesday, February 26, at 2:00 p.m. ET for a webinar on developing successful academic–clinical partnerships to advance interprofessional education for collaborative practice. Specifically, the webinar will cover: The key structure of interprofessional education (IPE) and interprofessional practice (IPP) programs at A.T. Still University of Health Sciences School of […]

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Research

U.S. Department of Labor Seeks Data on the PA Profession

February 13, 2019

The O*NET Data Collection Program, which is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, is seeking the input of expert PAs. As the nation’s most comprehensive source of occupational data, O*NET at www.onetonline.org is a free resource for millions of job seekers, employers, veterans, educators, and students. You may be eligible to participate in this […]

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Richard R. Rahr, 1942-2019

February 13, 2019

PAEA and the PA education community mourn the passing of one of the profession’s most influential early leaders and most committed educators. Richard R. Rahr passed away at his home in Fredericksburg, Texas, on February 8. He is survived by his wife, Virginia, two daughters, and two grandchildren. He was interred February 13 in Fredericksburg. […]

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