Alerts

Oral Health

Video: PAs and Oral Health

March 15, 2016

Ready to feel inspired? The nccPA Health Foundation recently released a documentary-style video that stresses the importance of oral health and encourages PAs to volunteer in their communities. Watch Joining the Fight for Oral Health: Promoting Health Equity. 

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Interprofessional Education

RWJF Change Leadership Programs

March 10, 2016

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s new change leadership programs — designed to extend the influence and impact of leaders working to build a culture of health — are now accepting applications. This is a revolutionary new leadership opportunity, providing participants with leadership training; advanced curriculum in health policy, community engagement, health equity and other topics; interdisciplinary collaboration, […]

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Interprofessional Education

Student “Hotspotting” Learning Collaborative

March 10, 2016

For the third year, the Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative will give students the opportunity to learn how to identify patients with multiple complex health conditions who are high-utilizers of care. Presented by the American Association of Medical Colleges, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, and Primary Care Progress, the six-month project will enable participants […]

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Publications

JAMA Looking for Medical Education Articles

March 9, 2016

The Journal of the American Medical Association is now accepting submissions for its December 2016 medical education theme issue. Authors are invited to submit manuscripts related to all aspects of the educational process. Original research papers, systematic reviews, and scholarly viewpoints addressing medical education, including randomized trials, high-quality observational studies, evidence-based reviews, and presentation of […]

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Student Opportunities

NHSC Student Scholarship Program

March 2, 2016

The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) is now accepting applications for its student scholarship program. Applications are due April 28. The scholarship pays tuition, fees, and other educational costs, and provides a living stipend in return for a commitment to work at least 2 years at an NHSC-approved site in a medically underserved community. For each […]

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Faculty Development

Spring Pando Workshops: Something for Everyone

January 7, 2016

Our interactive, hands-on PandoTM workshops have become a rite of passage for PA educators. That’s because they not only give you information you need to do your job more effectively, they connect you with a community of colleagues. In Washington, D.C., this March, we’ll be offering two of our cornerstone programs: Faculty Skills 101  Clinical […]

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