Our Mission, Vision & Values
To share the history of the development of the PA profession and illustrate how PAs continue to make a difference in our society.
The Physician Assistant History Society brings PA history to life by inspiring the next generation of PAs, patients and policymakers.
Recognition and Understanding: PAHx promotes recognition and understanding of the physician assistant profession by documenting the efforts of those who have contributed to its development, evolution and promotion.
Dedication: PAHx is dedicated to faithfully and comprehensively assembling the collective history of the profession.
Credibility: PAHx is recognized by PAs and the health care community as the primary repository of the history of the physician assistant profession.
Engagement: PAHx strives to involve the public, PAs and PA programs to participate in the collection, preservation and sharing of PA history.