Monthly Archives:April 2019

Student Opportunities

Rural PREP Offers Student Research Grant Funding

April 17, 2019

The Collaborative for Rural Primary Care, Research, Education, and Practice (Rural PREP) aims to improve and sustain rural health through community engagement and research in rural primary care health professions education. To that end, they are offering $4,000 grants to encourage research by health professions students pertaining to: Rural primary care Rural population health Rural […]

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Assessment

PACKRAT® Is Here to Stay

April 10, 2019

In a development 23 years in the making, the PACKRAT® name is officially official! Our long-time self-assessment tool has been granted a registered trademark from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. This allows us to better protect our rights to PACKRAT as the name of an educational resource should anyone use it in a way […]

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Leadership Opportunities

NCCPA Seeks Physician for Board of Directors

April 10, 2019

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) is soliciting applications for a new physician director-at-large position on their Board of Directors. NCCPA is looking for a strategically minded physician who would enjoy volunteering their time and talent to advance PA certification. Desired characteristics of board members include: Knowledge of the PA profession and […]

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Leadership Opportunities

Apply for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

April 2, 2019

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is now accepting nominations for new members of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Each year, new members are appointed to replace those who will be completing their service. Qualified candidates must demonstrate expertise and national leadership in: Clinical preventive services Critical evaluation of research Implementation of […]

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Webinar

Sex and Gender in Health Care

April 2, 2019

On Tuesday, April 23, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join staff from FDA’s Office of Women’s Health for a webinar on sex and gender influences in various areas of health care. This webinar will provide an overview of current regulatory practice regarding the consideration of sex differences, the importance of the Sex as a Biological Variable […]

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