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Your Name Belongs Here!

The PA Veterans Garden, located at the Stead Center in Durham, NC, still has space for more inscribed bricks!  Honor your service or that of another PA! All proceeds go toward the maintenance of the Garden and the inscribing and placing of the bricks.  Brick purchases are tax-deductible. The Garden honors PAs who have served … Continue reading “Your Name Belongs Here!”

Featured Associate: Marist College

Preliminary discussions regarding the development of a PA program began within the School of Science in mid-2011.  In line with the College’s mission and values, and through a rigorous and strategic planning process, a strong proposal for a Physician Assistant Program was developed in 2012.  In September 2015, ARC-PA granted Marist “accreditation-provisional status” and the … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Marist College”

Featured Associate: Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) began its PA program planning process in the fall of 2012. The process began at the level of the School of Medicine (SOM) administration and was led by Dean Pamela Davis. Dean Davis attended medical school at Duke University in the early 1970’s, at a time when Dr. Eugene Stead … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Case Western Reserve University”

Honor our PA Veterans by Purchasing an Engraved Brick Paver for upgraded Veterans Memorial Garden

7.28.17 Website – PAVER list in alphabetical orderThe garden honors PAs who have served or are currently serving in the uniformed services of our country, especially the former medical corpsmen who became PAs and pioneered the profession 50 years ago. The garden is currently the ONLY memorial garden that honors PA veterans. The enhanced garden … Continue reading “Honor our PA Veterans by Purchasing an Engraved Brick Paver for upgraded Veterans Memorial Garden”

PA History Society Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Garden Dedication Ceremony

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the physician assistant (PA) profession, the PA History Society (PAHx) honored U.S. Veterans and active duty PAs, with the April 8, 2017 unveiling of a memorial garden at the Eugene A. Stead, Jr. Center for PAs in Durham, North Carolina. Please click here to see photos from the event. … Continue reading “PA History Society Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Garden Dedication Ceremony”

Traveling PA Profession Banner and Online Exhibition

Traveling PA Profession Banner and Online Exhibition:  The PAHx and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) partnered to design a six-banner traveling exhibit, titled Physician Assistants: Collaboration and Care, which describes how the profession developed as a solution to meet the social and health care needs of the mid-20th century and how it continues to … Continue reading “Traveling PA Profession Banner and Online Exhibition”