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50/50 Fundraiser Underway to Upgrade the Veterans Memorial Garden

50/50 Fundraiser Underway to Upgrade the Veterans Memorial Garden

AAPA Conference 2017 In Las Vegas

Stop by the PAHx Booth as we celebrate 50 years of the PA profession. We’ll have lots of 50th Anniversary swag … Special Edition Chipper Wallet Comic Books, Posters, Pens, Water Bottles and much more! You can even take a ‘selfie’ with Chipper at our booth! Visit the AAPA Conference 2017 website here.

Donate to the PA VA Memorial Garden with a Brick Paver

Engraved named brick pavers will be embedded in the PA Veterans Memorial Garden walkway and surrounding patio to honor veteran and uniformed service PAs and their service to our country. The engraved 9×9 brick pavers are available for $100 each, or 2 pavers for $175, 3 for $250, 4 for $325 and 5 or $400. The engraved brick paver will include the appropriate uniformed service logo and 3 lines for name, branch and years of service.

To order your tax deductible brick paver(s) please click here and you will be directed to our PAHx Veterans Garden Paver site at Bricks R Us.

Other Donations to the PA VA Memorial Garden

In addition, with a general donation of $75.00 or more, you will receive a signed,numbered print of Women PAs in Uniform by artist Don Pedersen, PA while supplies last. All tax deductible general donations (non-brick paver orders) can be made by credit card online via Pay Pal at http www.pahx.orgdonate-pa-history-society, please include Veterans Garden after your first name. You do not need a Pay Pal account to make a donation.

PA HISTORY SOCIETY FUNDRAISER TO UPGRADE THE VETERANS MEMORIAL GARDEN AT THE STEAD CENTER

currently servPAHx and the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants are joining efforts to expand and upgrade the John McElligott Veterans Memorial Garden at the Eugene A. Stead, Jr. Center for Physician Assistants located in Durham, NC. The garden honors PAs in the uniformed services of our country, especially the former medical corpsmen who became PAs and pioneered the services of our country, especially the former medical corpsmen who became PAs and pioneered the pioneers who made it possible for us to have such rewarding and meaningful careers?

Special CME Opportunity: CDC Webinar for PAs on Zika & Pregnancy

In a landmark partnership, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and AAPA will present a free webinar on Zika and pregnancy on July 28 from 2-3 p.m. EDT. The presentation qualifies as Category 1 CME.

The World Health Organization declared Zika virus a public health emergency of international concern after local transmission was reported in many other countries and territories. With the likelihood that the Zika virus will continue to spread to new international and domestic areas, this webinar is an opportunity for PAs to be prepared to handle Zika by knowing the facts.