American Academy of Physician Assistants
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    AAPA’s events are designed to help you become the strongest PA you can be, no matter what you need.

    Stay clinically current while earning CME. Network with colleagues and grow your career. Find professional development and sharpen your leadership and management skills. Attend an AAPA event!

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    PA’s Guide to the Musculoskeletal Galaxy

    Minneapolis, MN
    June 23–26, 2016 register_now_for_musculoskeletal_galaxy  

    Tackle the most challenging aspects of orthopaedics with The PA’s Guide to the Musculoskeletal Galaxy. From musculoskeletal imaging to pediatric orthopaedic review and more, this course gives you a well-rounded foundation from expert faculty. Don’t miss this popular event from AAPA and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.



    Adult Hospital Medicine Boot Camp

    Indianapolis, IN
    September 28 – October 2, 2016 register_now_for_aapa_conference_2016

    Don’t miss the perfect course for those in adult hospital medicine – whether new or experienced! Brush up on commonly encountered diagnoses and diseases of adult hospitalized patients at Boot Camp, brought to you by AAPA and the Society of Hospital Medicine. Learn current, evidence-based topics, network with like-minded practitioners, and earn more than 35 AAPA Category 1 CME credits.


    PA Week

    October 6–12

    Held every year, National PA Week is a celebration of the PA profession and its contributions to the nation’s health. The week’s focus is promoting awareness of the profession and recognizing PAs and PA students nationwide for their incredible patient care. See how you can participate!


    Healthcare Administration and Executive Leadership: A Conference for PAs

    Winston-Salem, NC
    Check back for details on the upcoming conference in Winston-Salem, NC on November 2-5, 2016

    Become a better leader and administrator at this conference from the AAPA Center for Healthcare Leadership and Management (CHLM) and Wake Forest School of Medicine. Grow your knowledge of the healthcare industry, with a focus on the PA workforce. Sharpen your management skills and get practical hands-on information. This event builds on the previous PAs in Clinical Management and Administration Conferences.


    AAPA Leadership and Advocacy Summit

    Arlington, VA
    February 4–6, 2016

    Attend the profession's premier event for leadership development and organizational management training with an opportunity to participate in federal advocacy. Gain the knowledge and skills to shape the future of your profession by meeting with legislators on Capitol Hill and more.


    AAPA Conference 2017

    Las Vegas, NV
    May 15–19, 2017  

    It’s time to go beyond your limits at the world’s largest PA event. Explore five days of groundbreaking CME. Registration will open in the fall.


    Future AAPA Conferences


    • New Orleans, LA: May 19–23, 2018
    • Denver, CO: May 18–22, 2019


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