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NHSC Loan Repayment Program Benefits PAs with MAT Waiver

December 12, 2018

As PA educators across the country prepare students to respond to the national opioid epidemic, PAEA has advocated for the institution of new loan repayment incentives for recent PA graduates to practice in behavioral health capacities. To this end, the recently signed SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act authorized $25 million annually through 2023 to […]

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Grant Opportunity: Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care

December 5, 2018

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released a Notice of Funding Opportunity for a grant competition under the Primary Care Training and Enhancement (PCTE): Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care Program (IBHPC). The purpose of the PCTE: IBHPC program is “to fund innovative training programs that integrate behavioral health care into primary care, […]

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Grant Alert: Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement

November 28, 2018

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released a Notice of Funding Opportunity for a grant competition under the Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program. The purpose of the Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement program is “to improve health outcomes for older adults by developing a healthcare workforce that maximizes patient and family engagement, and by integrating geriatrics […]

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New HRSA Grant Allots $2 Million for PA Programs

November 7, 2018

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released a Notice of Funding Opportunity for a grant competition under the Primary Care Training and Enhancement (PCTE)–Physician Assistant Program. This opportunity follows the enactment of a $10 million increase for the broader PCTE grant program in the FY18 omnibus appropriations bill. According to this notice, HRSA […]

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Apply Now for Prestigious Harvard Macy Institute Program

June 13, 2018

PAEA is pleased to announce that, for the second year, we have secured a position for a PA educator in the prestigious Harvard Macy Institute’s Program for Educators in Health Professions, for which program funding will be provided by PAEA. The program provides “a select group of participants with the knowledge base and skills to […]

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Research Grant Alert: Smiles for Life

April 25, 2018

Smiles for Life (SFL), a national oral health curriculum, is now accepting applications for their annual research award, a stipend to support travel and accommodations to present SFL-related research results at an educational conference. This year, SFL is offering two $600 awards. The SFL curriculum was created in 2005 to address the lack of oral […]

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RWJF Clinical Scholars Program Accepting Applications

February 21, 2018

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is now accepting applications for their 2018 cohort of Clinical Scholars — a national leadership institute for teams of two to five active practitioners from diverse health care fields. Applicant teams receive program dollars, leadership training, mentoring, and valuable networking to help them apply innovative approaches to complex “wicked” health problems […]

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