Alerts

Leadership Opportunities

PAEA Volunteer Opportunities: CASPA Advisory Steering Committee

July 8, 2020

The Association is seeking a diverse group of volunteers to join the newly created CASPA (Centralized Application Service for Physician Assistants) Advisory Steering Committee. Available opportunities include one chair and several member positions, with applications for either position due by July 27. Responsibilities and Expectations The CASPA Advisory Steering Committee will help ensure that the […]

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Research

Faculty-Generated Research Grant Program Now Accepting Applications

July 8, 2020

The PAEA Faculty-Generated Research Grant (FGRG) program is now accepting letters of intent for its 2020–2021 cycle. The overall goals of the FGRG program are to: Promote quality scholarship regarding PA education and the PA field Increase research capacity and collaboration across institutions Encourage the development and training of emerging PA researchers PAEA is seeking […]

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Student Opportunities

Fostering Digital Connections for Students

July 8, 2020

Last month, PAEA hosted two student town halls, enabling PA student voices to come together. We heard vulnerable and emotional testimonies of students’ experiences in their programs, on clinical rotations, and with patients. It is clear that we have work to do in making the educational community a better place for students to learn – […]

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Research

A New Way to Support Faculty Research

July 1, 2020

Due to an increased interest in disseminating surveys via the Professional Learning Communities (PLCs), PAEA has developed a dedicated PLC for Member Research. If you’re interested in supporting independent faculty research efforts, this is the group for you. All program faculty are welcome to join. Likewise, if you have a survey you would like to […]

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Assessment

End of Rotation™ Exams Proctoring Policies Extended 

June 17, 2020

Earlier this year, PAEA temporarily waived proctoring policies for End of Rotation exams due to COVID-19. We are now extending this decision for at least another six months to accommodate programs that continue to require increased flexibility in exam administration due to the pandemic. Given this decision, we will not publish Version 8 of the […]

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Research

Doctoral Degree Researchers Announced

June 17, 2020

In April, the PAEA Board of Directors created a funded opportunity to incentivize and focus scholarship and new research related to the impact of doctoral entry-level degrees in health professions. PAEA received many competitive applications for this funded opportunity. After a blind, peer-reviewed process, PAEA would like to congratulate the following individuals/teams who were selected […]

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