Monthly Archives:March 2020

Faculty Development

PCSS CME Opportunities

March 25, 2020

The Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS) is offering several free CME opportunities, available on demand. The Connection Between Mental Health and Opioid Use Disorder This webinar, conducted in January, sheds light on the relationship between mental health disorders and opioid use disorders, as well as how this relationship impacts the treatment of both. (1 AAPA […]

Read more

Moves & Milestones

Moves & Milestones

March 25, 2020

The University of Texas Southwestern has established the P. Eugene Jones Professorship in Physician Assistant Studies, named for Gene Jones, PhD, PA-C, a PAEA past president and longtime chair of the UT Southwestern Department of PA Studies. Jones also served as editor in chief of the Journal of Physician Assistant Education for eight years and […]

Read more

Resources

Free Aquifer Access for PA Schools

March 25, 2020

In an effort to support institutions and students in this time of critical need, Aquifer is extending their offer of free access to 146 Aquifer signature cases, plus WISE-MD and WISE-OnCall. This offer is available to all North American medical schools and PA programs — including both subscribers and non-subscribers — through June 30.   The majority of U.S. medical schools subscribe to Aquifer’s clinical courses, […]

Read more

Assessment

PAEA Assessments During the Coronavirus Pandemic

March 18, 2020

UPDATED March 25, 2020 In this unprecedented time, we are sensitive to the many demands on PA programs. We appreciate the hard work of those programs that have been able to comply with PAEA’s proctoring policies, but we realize that it is increasingly difficult in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. Below we identify important policy […]

Read more