Student Board Committees

Read the 2020-2021 committee charges.

Advocacy & Policy Committee

The Advocacy & Policy Committee will review any submitted 2021 AOR resolutions to ensure they align with AAPA and Student Academy goals, policy and ongoing relevant work. This committee is also responsible for bringing to the Student Board any recommendations for achieving greater student awareness of AAPA’s ongoing work on behalf of the profession and recommendations on how to better engage students in advocating for PA-positive changes.


Communication & Outreach Committee

The Communication & Outreach Committee will review and analyze Student Academy channels, content and opportunities, and make recommendations for greater awareness. In addition, this committee will work with the Advocacy & Policy Committee to identify and bring awareness to issues affecting PA students and recommend pathways for communicating these issues.


Leadership Committee

The Leadership Committee will identify student leadership opportunities at AAPA’s Conference and throughout the year. The committee is also tasked with collaborating with AAPA in formulating the framework for the 2021 Leadership Panel.


Service Committee

The Service Committee will be responsible for assisting with community service during PA Week and researching service project opportunities in Philadelphia for the 2021 Conference.