2021 Call for Proposals

The application cycle for session proposals for the 2021 PAEA Education Forum is now open!

The 2021 Education Forum will continue to feature focused sessions that address the most important issues facing PA education, as well as a mix of advanced topics for experienced faculty and foundational topics for new faculty.

More information on these types of sessions, as well as information about the call for proposals process is outlined in the submission guide.

All sessions (with the exception of research posters and briefs) must fall into one of the eight areas of focus:

  • Competency-Based Education
  • Integrating Technology into the Learning Experience
  • Teaching the 21st Century Learner
  • Transforming the Student Experience
  • Driving Innovations in Clinical Education
  • Organizational Success
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Health Systems Science

We have developed a submission guide with detailed information about the call for proposals process. Please review it before completing your application.

If you were unable to attend the Call for Proposals Webinar – Best Practices for Submitting a Top-Notch Proposal – check out the recording here. This webinar was designed to help applicants understand the key components of a top-notch proposal and provide you with tips and suggestions on how to clearly communicate goals, objectives, and audience engagement in your submission.

Proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, March 3.

To submit an application, click here.


Call for 2021 Education Forum Proposal Reviewers

PAEA is looking for PA educators to serve as conference proposal reviewers for the 2021 Education Forum. Reviewers will participate in a blinded peer-review of all Forum education session and research proposals, and should expect to review, score, and provide feedback on 15–20 proposals based on their area(s) of expertise. The review period will occur in the Spring and detailed information about the review process will be provided. The application period is open until 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, February 10. 

Apply to be a reviewer here.