Lt. Col. John Detro is a highly decorated Army PA and the recipient of the 2018 AAPA Military Service PA Award. He has spent his life serving his country and the PA profession, transforming medical training for the U.S. military and elevating PAs in the Army.
PA Ken Sherry, the 2018 AAPA/Physician Assistant Education Association Preceptor of the Year, has been a PA preceptor for more than 30 years, mentoring an estimated 250 students from nine different programs.
When the HIV/AIDS outbreak began in the 1980s, patients faced stigma and fear about the previously unknown disease. While many healthcare providers were fearful to treat these patients, PA Maggie Snyder, MHS, RN, boldly stepped up.
AAPA Announces 2018 Award Recipients Congratulations to the Honorees The AAPA Awards Committee has announced the recipients of the 2018 AAPA Individual Excellence Awards. These prestigious awards honor PAs who have served patients, communities and the profession with great distinction. The awards are the highest recognition bestowed on Academy members and were formally presented during […]
How to Apply for AAPA Individual Excellence Awards Thinking about applying for AAPA Awards? It’s easier than you might think! January 5, 2018 The AAPA Individual Excellence Awards are all about recognizing you for the awesome things you’re already doing. We know that the application process may seem daunting, but it only takes a few […]