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AAPA membership connects you to the PA profession and a vast collection of exclusive resources, essential tools, and discounts on products and services you won’t find anywhere else.


PAs are medical professionals who diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans.
PAs practice medicine on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers.
Huddle is your exclusive, AAPA members-only community where you can connect with fellow PAs and PA students.

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When you give, you’re empowering PAs and PA students to make their communities healthier and stronger — through initiatives, grants, scholarships, and more.

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Leadership Training

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Featured Events

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AAPA 2020 – Canceled

AAPA 2020 in Nashville, May 16-20, is canceled. Registrants will automatically receive a full refund. For more information, visit our AAPA 2020 Cancellation page.


Musculoskeletal Galaxy event
  • June 3 – June 7, 2020
  • Atlanta, GA
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  • September 12 – 16, 2020
  • Phoenix, AZ
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  • November 16 – 18, 2020
  • McLean, VA

Latest News

PAs in Kentucky Celebrate the Closing of the Great Divide Between Their State and All Other PA Practice Jurisdictions

A major victory has been achieved for PAs and their patients in Kentucky, which also marks a monumental milestone in the history of the profession. The enactment of HB 135 will finally authorize PAs in the state to prescribe controlled medications.

Federal COVID-19 Emergency Legislation Authorizes PAs to Order Home Health Services

President signs legislation authorizing PAs and NPs to order home healthcare services for Medicare patients (in a manner consistent with state law). With the ability to order home health services, PAs can help to free up hospital beds for COVID-19 patients.

Washington State Enacts Improvements to PA Practice Laws

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has signed HB 2378 enacting several improvements for PA practice in the state including the removal of requirements for Commission approval of practice agreements and Commission approval for PA practice in remote sites.

PA Resources for COVID-19; Share Your Story with Us

PAs are a vital part of the healthcare provider response to COVID-19. To help you easily find resources for your practice, here are resources all on one page: COVID-19 Resource Center. In addition to offering resources, we also want to hear from you.

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