Celebrating Pride Month

To celebrate Pride Month, the PA History Society has been honoring PAs who have helped the LGBT+ health community. Their stories are inspiring and show that it just takes willingness and a kind heart to make a huge impact in the world. Mark Behar helped in the formation of the LGBT Caucus back in 1979, … Continue reading “Celebrating Pride Month”

Become a PA Historian

How to Save, Study and Share the story of PAs, our History, and Legacy A 2-day Historian Boot Camp This activity has been reviewed and approved for a maximum of 12 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. What: “Become a PA Historian Boot Camp” When: September 27th & 28th from 9 … Continue reading “Become a PA Historian”

Featured Associate: Grand Valley State University

Established in 1995, the Physician Assistant Studies Master’s degree at Grand Valley State University has been instrumental in the growth of the healthcare community on “medical mile”, in Grand Rapids, MI. The program is located in the heart of the developing and expanding community of health care institutions. The PA program at GVSU is a … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Grand Valley State University”

Honor a Military PA!

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 “Honor a Military PA!”

Featured Associate: Mary Baldwin University/Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences

Mary Baldwin University/Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences was established in 2015. It is a 27 month Program that will graduate its first class May, 2018. The College awards a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant studies. Our program is built around the College’s motto of “Interprofessional by Design.” Our interprofessional design ensures opportunities for … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Mary Baldwin University/Murphy Deming College of Health Sciences”

Featured Associate: Trevecca Nazarene University

The first physician assistant program in the state of Tennessee, the Trevecca Nazarene University Physician Assistant Program, was founded in 1976 by Dr. Earl Vastbinder, a leader in the early days of physician assistant education. Through its long history the program’s leaders have sought to effectively fulfill the mission of the program, which is to … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Trevecca Nazarene University”