PA Observations

PA Observations is a new service that pairs students, researchers, and organizations with PAs who want to share their experiences.

PA Profession Information, Facts & Resources

Are you looking to introduce prospective students, university colleagues, or even potential employers to the PA profession? Our new What is A PA? page has printable fact sheets, infographics, FAQs, and historical milestones to assist you educating your students and the general public about the PA profession.
A physician associate/physician assistant in surgical gear

What is a PA?

What is a PA (physician associate/physician assistant)? PAs are licensed clinicians who practice medicine in every specialty and setting.

OvidMD

OvidMD is a centralized online source for point-of-care and research support tools.

EHR Toolkit

AAPA’s EHR Toolkit can help PAs advocate for EHR systems that are designed, selected, and implemented with functionality considerations for PAs, ultimately resulting in more efficient and high-quality patient care.