A Day in the Life of a PA in Orthopaedic Surgery

I enjoy being a physician assistant because my work is challenging, yet very rewarding. I am able to practice medicine within a multidisciplinary team where I consult with my supervising physicians daily. Here’s what a recent day was like for me.

10 Tips for Your Clinical Year

If someone gives you a helping hand, it’s only fitting to pay it forward. Over the past year of clinicals, people have handed me nuggets of wisdom that I use every day. Here is a list of 10 tips for your clinical year.

Preceptors Can Earn CME Credit for Mentoring

Home Preceptors Can Earn CME Credit for Mentoring Oct. 2, 2013 Alexandria, VA – Physician assistant educational programs may now submit an annual application to receive eligibility to award Category 1 continuing medical education (CME) credit to their PA preceptors. With the number of accredited PA programs on the rise, access to clinical training sites […]

AAPA Welcomes Diane Bruessow to Its Board of Directors

Home AAPA Welcomes Diane Bruessow to Its Board of Directors Aug. 9, 2013 Alexandria, VA – Diane Bruessow, PA-C, DFAAPA, of Middle Village, N.Y., recently began a two-year term as director-at-large of the American Academy of PAs (AAPA). Since 1993, Bruessow has practiced medicine as a certified PA throughout New York and New Jersey, from […]

AAPA Member Appreciation Week Official Rules

The AAPA Member Appreciation Week 7 Days of Giveaways is open to legal residents of the U.S who are PAs or PA Students. AAPA membership is required. Entries not meeting all the requirements stated herein will be disqualified and ineligible. All federal, state and local rules and regulations apply.