Give the Gift of PA History!

Do you have your gift picked out for the special PA in your life? (And that special PA can be yourself. We won’t tell!) You can get your holiday shopping done at the PA History Society and help the Society’s efforts to preserve the profession’s history with your tax-deductible donation for any of our products! … Continue reading “Give the Gift of PA History!”

Featured Associate: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS)

About the Program In 2002 MCPHS acquired the Notre Dame College (New Hampshire) PA program, which had first been accredited in 1998 and which enrolled its first class in 1999; MCPHS—Manchester campus graduated its first class of Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) students in December 2002. Our accelerated program offers a 24-month curriculum with … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS)”

PAHx PA Week Winners!

Congratulations to our three winners for our PA Week Student Drawing: Whitney Tucker, Mykala Thompson, and Elena Bantle! To enter the contest, PA students had to submit how the COVID-19 Pandemic had affected their time at PA school OR how they were helping out in their communities during the Pandemic. Read the amazing responses from … Continue reading “PAHx PA Week Winners!”


Written by Marilyn H. Fitzgerald, Honorary PA Reprinted from the 2015 Fall edition of Historical Happenings Earlier this month, October 6 – 12, the PA profession celebrated National PA Week, seven days of celebrating and raising awareness about the profession and its role in keeping us healthy.  Established in 1987 as “National PA Day,” Historical … Continue reading “NATIONAL PA WEEK – ORIGINS AND HISTORY”

Thank You for Your Care During the COVID-19 Fight

These are difficult times for everyone and the PA History Society understands that preserving history is far from your minds right now. However, the PA History Society does want to save the stories and photographs from PAs and PA students during this global pandemic to accurately preserve these unprecedented times in history for the profession. … Continue reading “Thank You for Your Care During the COVID-19 Fight”

Featured Associate: Towson University – CCBC Essex

Towson University • CCBC Essex Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Program is a collaborative program with Towson University and the Community College of Baltimore County’s Essex campus located in Baltimore County, Maryland.  Towson University is a member of the University System of Maryland (USM) which is the state’s public higher education consortium that includes 12 institutions. … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Towson University – CCBC Essex”