AAPA’s Commission on Research and Strategic Initiatives was created to assist AAPA with trend-spotting, research and strategic initiatives related to changes in healthcare that impact PA value and the daily work of AAPA members.
The Commission on the Health of the Public was created to assist AAPA in matters related to areas of health policy, clinical guidelines, health initiatives and health disparities as requested by the AAPA Board of Directors.
The Nominating Work Group endorses candidates for the Board of Directors educates AAPA membership on the endorsement process.
Constituent Relations Work Group of the Governance Commission charters new constituent organizations and approves recognition of specialty organizations and caucuses among other duties.
The Governance Commission works with all volunteer leadership groups to ensure charges and competencies are met for each group.
The Judicial Affairs Commission reviews AAPA bylaws and policy annually among other duties.
The Commission on Continuing Professional Development and Education was created to assist AAPA on educational content planning, health systems leadership development, conflict of interest policies related to CME, certification changes and member engagement.
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