American Academy of Physician Assistants


AAPA works to advance the profession and promote quality, accessibility and cost-effectiveness in patient-centered healthcare. Our advocacy engagement includes initiatives related to the federal, state and grassroots levels as well as the Affordable Care Act.

Watch AAPA Chair of the Board/Immediate Past President Larry Herman talk about the importance of advocacy.


ICD-10 Answers You Need

Prepare for the ICD-10 transition with resources and FAQs. Read more

Prep Now for PA Week

PA Week is almost here – are you ready? Get free resources from AAPA. Read more