Featured Associate: Eastern Virginia Medical School

Eastern Virginia Medical School initiated a plan to develop a Physician Assistant Program in 1995 at a time when no programs existed in Virginia. By 1998, it was approved to offer a master’s degree education program and was awarded provisional accreditation. Our program became the 109th accredited PA program in the United States and one … Continue reading “Featured Associate: Eastern Virginia Medical School”

Featured Associate: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

For most students, July is the height of summer vacation. Instead of hitting the books, they might be lounging by the pool, working a summer job, or heading off on a trip. But for PA students at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine’s new PA Studies program, the academic year is just beginning—and … Continue reading “Featured Associate: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine”

Featured Associate: University of Iowa

The University of Iowa Department of Physician Assistant Studies and Services is committed to identifying and recruiting individuals of the highest possible quality for the PA profession. It is our responsibility to equip them with the necessary clinical and professional knowledge, skills and abilities to provide high quality, compassionate medical care to diverse patient populations. … Continue reading “Featured Associate: University of Iowa”

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”

PAHx Celebrates Women’s History Month

The PA History Society would like to celebrate the month of March – Women’s History Month – by highlighting some of the dynamic women who have made a difference in the profession. Each week we will be featuring different women who have made an impact in our “Making History by Making a Difference” spotlight on … Continue reading “PAHx Celebrates Women’s History Month”

Article on the First Meeting of the Minority Affairs Committee

Our Winter newsletter is here! Read about the first meeting of the AAPA Minority Affairs Committee (MAC) in the words of founding MAC member John Davis. This is the first installment in what will be an ongoing series in our newsletters. Davis will be tracing the evolution of the Minority Affairs Committee through the decades … Continue reading “Article on the First Meeting of the Minority Affairs Committee”