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AAPA 2020 ePosters

You can view this year’s research online at the ePosters: AAPA 2020 Digital Edition! More than 50 researchers showcase their work on everything from developing a standardized note template and minimizing student burnout to defining the quality of care at a student-run clinic and more. Read through the posters and reach out to the authors to learn more.

AAPA 2020 Research in Action

You can now view this year’s Research in Action via AAPA’s Learning Central! Earn up to 6.0 Category 1 CME credits for free. To view these session, log in to Learning Central and search for Research in Action 2020. AAPA would like to express appreciation to the dedicated presenters who took time out during the COVID-19 pandemic to independently record their sessions.

AAPA 2021 Call for Proposals

We are preparing to open the call for presentation. This year, the deadline will look a little different. Due to the earlier deadline, for this year only, research will not be required to be complete prior to submission, even for Research in Action.

For consideration for Research in Action *
Deadline: December 13, 2020

For consideration for ePosters and ePoster Showcases
Deadline: January 6, 2021

*Researchers who submit for Research in Action may also submit to be an ePoster, as in past years.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, presenters may present in person, live in a virtual session, or in a prerecorded session. We ask for your patience as adapt to the change demands.

Support PA Research

One simple way you can support PA research is to become a peer reviewer. Both the ePoster Session and Research in Action series rely on peer reviewers from JAAPA to maintain the high quality of submissions and participants.

Interested in becoming a peer reviewer? Visit