Monthly Archives:October 2019

Moves & Milestones

Moves & Milestones: October 2019

October 30, 2019

Sim Named Director of the Oregon Health & Science University PA Program  Congratulations to Christopher Sim, DSc, MPAS, PA-C, who has been named the director of the OHSU PA program, effective January 2020.  Sim is currently the associate program director and an assistant professor in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies at the MGH Institute […]

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Leadership Opportunities

Health Policy Fellowship Program

October 30, 2019

The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) and AcademyHealth are now accepting applications for their Health Policy Fellowship Program. Statistical information plays an important role in informing actions and policies to improve the health of individuals and communities. With this guiding principle, NCHS and AcademyHealth developed the NCHS/AcademyHealth Health Policy Fellowship Program. The program is […]

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Student Opportunities

Interested in Student Leadership Development? Join PAEA’s Spring Advocacy Trip!

October 30, 2019

Following a successful pilot expansion last spring, PAEA is once again soliciting programs to participate in its 2020 student Spring Advocacy Trip, which will take place March 17–18 in Washington, DC.  During this unique two-day experience, students will take part in advocacy and policy training sessions conducted by PAEA’s Government Relations team followed by tours […]

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Student Opportunities

Scholarships for PA Student Veterans

October 30, 2019

The Veterans Caucus of the AAPA is now accepting scholarship applications for each of their 15 scholarships. Applicants for any of these scholarships must have previous military experience or be a dependent of a veteran and be enrolled in a U.S. PA program. Please encourage your veteran students to visit the Veterans Caucus website to […]

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Assessment

PACKRAT® Version 24 Available November 2

October 24, 2019

PACKRAT version 24 will be available to start exam administrations on Saturday, November 2. This will be the primary version of the exam that your students take. This updated version ensures that students can assess their knowledge on the most up-to-date standards and medications. One minor change was made to the topic list for this […]

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