IMPACT 2014 Call for Presentations

Share your expertise at IMPACT ’14: AAPA’s 42nd Annual Physician Assistant Conference, May 24-28, 2014 in Boston, Mass.! 

The deadline for submissions has been extended to Sept. 30, 2013. 

  • Discuss cutting-edge treatment options or the latest procedures
  • Engage in stimulating discourse and offer interactive case studies
  • Facilitate hands-on education in clinical skills, techniques and behaviors
  • Enhance your professional prestige and add to your CV
  • Network with peers from across the country

Submission Requirements 

  • Short description of the proposed session’s content.
  • Three to five learning objectives.
  • Brief overview of the educational methods to be used.
  • Short explanation of why PAs need education in the proposed content and how you know they need this information.
  • An outline of the presentation.
  • A CV for all of the proposed presenters.
  • The typical session duration is 45 minutes followed by 10 minutes of Q&A. Please provide a rationale for proposed sessions with a longer duration.
  • For workshops, a full list of supplies.

Peer Review Criteria 

The proposed session must:

  • Address at least one of the PA Competencies  
  • Addresses at least one of AAPA’s Strategic Directives 
  • Include discussion of special populations (e.g., minorities, older/younger populations, groups with limited access to healthcare, etc.)
  • Include faculty with a proven record of successful presentation delivery
  • Provide references from national- or state-level CME presentations
  • Meet additional criteria as determined by the peer review work group

Policy Information 

  • Sessions accepted for inclusion in the CME agenda will offer CME credit.
  • Faculty will be required to follow AAPA’s CME policies, including disclosure and standards of commercial support
  • All PA faculty (speakers, panelists, workshop assistants, workshop chairs and workshop instructors) must be a member of AAPA at the time of participation.
  • Additional policy information will be included in invitation materials provided to invited participants.

 Submit a proposal today! 

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