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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: Wake Forest School of Medicine PA Program

The PA Program at Wake Forest School of Medicine was founded in 1969 and is one of the oldest programs in the country. The 24-month program, which awards a Master of Medical Science (MMS) degree, is among the top 10 programs in the country, as ranked by U.S. News and World Report. The PA program … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Wake Forest School of Medicine PA Program”

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”

Physician Assistant History Society: Celebrating 15 Years 2002-2017

The PA History Society turned 15 years old this January! To honor our “birthday” we produced a manuscript that tells the history of the History Society. It tells the story of how the idea of creating an institution to preserve PA history came about, the achievements and trials in our 15 years, and finally our … Continue reading “Physician Assistant History Society: Celebrating 15 Years 2002-2017”