Archive for November, 2014

University of Maryland Eastern Shore PA Program Spotlight

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is just beginning its second year as a Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program.  The program began in 1999, and it is the only graduate level physician assistant (PA) program that is sponsored by a Historically Black College or University.  Our program is currently welcoming many changes […]

#GivingTuesday – Get involved!

  The holiday season is upon us. Thanksgiving Thursday. Black Friday. Cyber Monday. Giving Tuesday. After a brigade of self-indulgences, one starts to realize the need to spread the wealth and help others less fortunate.  In order to kick off the season of giving, the 92nd Street Y in NYC started the #GivingTuesday movement in […]

House of Delegates is looking for volunteers! Learn how to become involved!

The House of Delegates is the policy making body of the AAPA; as students we have an important voice within the House of Delegates.  Our unique position as students and future PAs is both respected and embraced in the House.  We have an opportunity to effect change in the profession and to be on the […]

PAEA Targets Students As Future Educators

The PA profession is thriving. In a healthcare system that is begging for high-quality, patient-centered, and cost-effective clinical solutions, PAs have often become the answer. The elevated demand for the services of our profession has begun to translate into an increase in the number of credentialed and provisionary PA programs. In fact, a total of […]