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In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Rex L. Hobbs

November 11, 2020

Longtime PA educator and PAEA stalwart Rex L. Hobbs, DMS, MPAS, PA-C, passed away on November 3, after a battle with cancer, at the age of 49. Hobbs was an active member of PAEA’s assessment community and served on several Association committees, including as a member of the PAEA Assessment Institute and as chair of […]

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In Memoriam: J. Jeffrey Heinrich, EdD, PA-C

May 13, 2020

Jeffrey Heinrich, a PA and PA educator with a long history of service to the profession, passed away on May 10. Dr. Heinrich was director of The George Washington University PA program for nearly 10 years, from 1998–2007. He was a co-founder of the Society for the Preservation of Physician Assistant History, later the PA […]

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In Memoriam: Richard R. Rahr, 1942-2019

February 13, 2019

PAEA and the PA education community mourn the passing of one of the profession’s most influential early leaders and most committed educators. Richard R. Rahr passed away at his home in Fredericksburg, Texas, on February 8. He is survived by his wife, Virginia, two daughters, and two grandchildren. He was interred February 13 in Fredericksburg. […]

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Colleagues Gather to Remember Don Fisher

June 14, 2017

On Saturday, June 10, colleagues from across the PA and medical worlds gathered to celebrate the life of Donald Fisher, PhD, the first executive director of the association that is now PAEA. His most recent role was as president and CEO of AMGA, a position he had held since 1980. Don passed away earlier this […]

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