PACKRAT® Version 25 Available Soon

October 7, 2020

The newest version of the PACKRAT exam will be available to start administrations on November 18. This updated version ensures that students can assess their knowledge on the most up-to-date standards and medications. No blueprint or topic list changes were made. This will be the primary version of the exam that your students take. There […]

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Sexual and Gender Minority Health in PA Curriculum 

October 6, 2020

The LBGT PA Caucus will be hosting a discussion on sexual orientation and gender identity in the PA curriculum on National Coming Out Day, October 11. Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Content in PA Education Sunday, October 11, 5:00-7:00 p.m. ET (2:00-4:00 p.m. PT) The discussion, geared toward students and educators with an interest in […]

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Accepting Applications for National Research Service Award Program

October 3, 2020

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is now accepting applications for the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Institutional Research Training Grant program. The purpose of the program is to provide support for institutions seeking to develop or enhance postdoctoral research training opportunities for qualified individuals planning to pursue careers in primary care […]

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Board of Directors

Watch the Board Candidates Town Halls 

October 3, 2020

Did you miss the PAEA Board of Directors Candidates Town Halls last week? Not a problem. You can access the recorded events below, at your convenience, ​to hear what the candidates had to say about the important issues facing the Association and PA education. Take advantage of this chance to get to know the 2021 […]

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Leadership Opportunities

2021 PAEA Volunteer Opportunities

September 23, 2020

The 2021 volunteer application cycle is now open. PAEA volunteers play a critical role in helping advance strategic priorities for the organization. As a volunteer, you can have a direct impact on the profession, while developing your own skills and experiences — and making valuable connections with colleagues across the country. Come join our network of leaders by applying for one of our open positions today!  To be […]

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New Committee to Advise on CASPA  Issues 

September 22, 2020

Admissions policies and concerns are constantly changing within higher education and the PA profession. To ensure that PAEA continues to provide our members with the appropriate tools and resources needed to adequately attract, select, and matriculate those who will successfully complete their PA education, PAEA is proud to announce the creation of the CASPA Advisory Steering Committee.   PAEA’s CASPA team will begin working with […]

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