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    PA Holly West is a women’s health specialist and senior research coordinator for the obstetric-fetal pharmacology research center at the University of Texas Medical Branch's Perinatal Research Division. This is a day in her life.Read Now
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Now Available − August PA Professional



This month's PA Pro features a "Day in the Life" of Holly West, a PA in clinical research, wife and mother; plus, the second installment in the PA Vision 2020 series − "Medicine Ain't What It Used to Be;” interviews with PA Ebola fighters; and more.

PAs in the News

Ohio PA Modernization Bill Signed Into Law

July 17, 2015 − On Thursday, July 16, Gov. John Kasich signed Senate Bill 110 into law. The modernization bill greatly improves PA practice in Ohio and adds three of the Academy’s Six Key Elements of a Modern PA Practice Act to Ohio PA law.More

Congratulations, 2015 PA Foundation Grant Winners!

July 9, 2015 − Meet the first 2015 winners of IMPACT Grants, awarded by the PA Foundation to PAs and PA students making a positive impact with their work in community-based health programs.More