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Honor our PA Veterans by Purchasing an Engraved Brick Paver for upgraded Veterans Memorial Garden

The 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 will feature a sitting area near the … 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”