Featured Associate: Barry University
The Barry University Physician Assistant Program in Miami seated its first class in 1997, and had the first graduation celebration in 1999. In 2005 the program expanded and opened a distant campus in St. Petersburg Florida. Barry University’s Mission includes the core commitments of knowledge and truth; inclusive community; social justice; and collaborative service which … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Barry University”
Gone But Not Forgotten: John Trimbath
The PA History Society is sad to announce the death of John Trimbath, PA-C. Mr. Trimbath passed away on November 08, 2021 from complications of the COVID-19 virus. Mr. Trimbath was a veteran of the US Air Force. He enrolled in the George Washington University PA Program in 1977 after being encouraged to do so … Continue reading “Gone But Not Forgotten: John Trimbath”
PA Week 2021 Drawing Winners and Trivia Answers
Thank you to everyone who participated in our PA Week Trivia Contest! We hope you had as much fun as we did. Our three lucky winners for the PA Week Trivia Drawing are: Yvonne Lee, Joshua Penninger, and Xavier Zelaya. Congratulations! If you were curious as to what the answers were to our trivia questions, … Continue reading “PA Week 2021 Drawing Winners and Trivia Answers”
Happy PA Week 2021!
Happy PA Week! The PA History hopes that everyone is enjoying the week long celebrations and festivities. [PHOTO: PAs Forming a conga line at the Salt Lake City AAPA Conference, 1998] The PA History Society will be joining in the fun with an online trivia contest. Each day, October 6-12, the Society will post a … Continue reading “Happy PA Week 2021!”
Celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month!
Hola, Estamos muy contentos de celebrar el Mes de la Herencia Hispana! We are thankful for the contributions of Hispanic and Latino American PAs. Below are some inspiring stories from our Oral History Interview Collection and Biology Collection to inspire and help celebrate Hispanic and Latinx Month. Oral History Interviews: Ilaria Gadalla, DMSc, PA-C, shares … Continue reading “Celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month!”
PAHx Board Call for Applications!
The PA History Society is looking for a new Trustee for our Board! The Society has one Trustee position available for a three-year term starting on January 1, 2022 and concluding on December 31, 2024. A second three-year term is optional after completing a successful first term. Applications will be accepted through September 10, 2021. … Continue reading “PAHx Board Call for Applications!”