Alerts

Gov't Relations

PA Speaks in Support of NHSC

August 28, 2019

PAEA recently sponsored a briefing to educate congressional staff on the value of the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) in promoting access to care in rural and underserved areas in exchange for loan forgiveness or scholarship support. Sponsor partners for the briefing included the Association of Clinicians for the Underserved, the National Association of Community […]

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Webinar

Earn CME from Home 

August 28, 2019

Yet another way to earn valuable CME credit. The FDA’s Division of Drug Information is offering home study webinars that are eligible for AAPA Category 1 CME credit. Twelve webinars are currently available — covering topics including drug labeling, adverse event reporting, and many more. To see a full list of available content and to […]

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Student Leadership

Welcome to the New Future Educator Fellow Cohort

August 28, 2019

We would like to extend a warm welcome to this year’s Future Educator Fellows. The Future Educator Fellowship is a year-long experience for 15 PA students designed to help them learn about the foundations of teaching and explore the current PA education environment. Fellows are mentored by PAEA’s Future Educator Development Steering Committee (FEDSC) which […]

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Board of Directors

Alexander Leaves Board; VanderMeulen Steps In

August 21, 2019

PAEA Immediate Past President Lisa Mustone Alexander, EdD, MPH, PA-C, has stepped down from the PAEA Board of Directors. She will be replaced by former president Stephane VanderMeulen, MPAS, PA-C, who will complete the remainder of Alexander’s term on the Board, through December 31, 2019.  Alexander resigned her position on the Board last week, after […]

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Funding

Apply Now: PA Foundation Fellowship for Preceptors and Mentors

August 21, 2019

The PA Foundation’s new William H. Marquardt Community Health Access Fellowship recognizes preceptors and mentors who are passionate about promoting accessible primary care for underserved populations and who inspire future PAs to follow in their footsteps.  To be eligible for the Fellowship, you must: Be a member in good standing of AAPA Have an employment […]

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Meetings

AAAP CME Opportunities for PA Faculty

August 14, 2019

The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) is the national professional organization representing health care professionals who provide care to the millions of patients suffering from substance use disorders. AAAP is also the lead agency for the Opioid Response Network (ORN) grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) that supports PAEA’s […]

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Student Leadership

PAEA Names 2019–2020 Student Health Policy Fellows

August 14, 2019

After a comprehensive review of submitted applications by PAEA’s Government Relations Steering Committee, we are proud to announce the 2019–2020 Student Health Policy Fellowship class. The 14 selected students, composing the sixth cohort of the fellowship, will participate in a seminar, in early September, designed to bolster their advocacy skills, develop their appreciation for the […]

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Project Access

Inspire a Future PA Through Project Access

August 14, 2019

Planning for Project Access at the 2019 PAEA Education Forum in Washington, DC, is officially underway. Project Access is an outreach initiative designed to inspire and motivate underrepresented minority youth to pursue a career as a PA. During this year’s Forum, we will be coordinating visits to high schools in the DC area, and we’re […]

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