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.


Speak Up for PAs on Capitol Hill

Learn how to advocate for your profession – and put your new skills to work when you meet with legislators on Hill Day. Registration is open! Read more