The Society for the Preservation of Physician Assistant History, Inc. (PA History Society) is dedicated to the history and legacy of the physician assistant profession through the identification and collection of appropriate papers, manuscripts, magazine and newspaper clippings, newsletters, reports, dissertations, oral histories, and visual artifacts, such as films, slides, videos, photographs, and digital images.
Read the latest issue of our newsletter, Historical Happenings.
Order your copy of the History Society's new book, The Physician Assistant: An Illustrated History.
Although Dr. Eugene Stead is the recognized father of the PA profession, few people know that William Anlyan, MD, was its uncle. Read more about Physician Assistant Pioneer: William G. Anlyan. See our other exhibits here.