Until Next Year: AAPA 2024 Highlights

This year in Houston, PAs and PA students traveled from far and wide to the Lone Star State to take part in AAPA 2024. Attendees participated in stimulating CME sessions, networking opportunities, two spectacular Main Stage events, and a raging PA-only party at one of Houston’s biggest and most iconic roadhouses!

AI and the Superconvergence of Accelerating Technologies with Daniel Kraft

In AAPA 2024’s second main stage event, Daniel Kraft, a Stanford and Harvard-trained physician-scientist, inventor, entrepreneur, and investor showcased how cutting-edge technologies are reshaping the dynamics between patients and providers and enabling significant advancements in healthcare.

Pick From Over 200 CME Sessions at AAPA 2024

Countdown to AAPA 2024 has started! In just five days, attendees will have access to more than 200 CME sessions across 46 learning tracks. For anyone joining us in Houston this year, you don’t want to miss out on these amazing offerings!

Innovating Healthcare: Embracing the Quintuple Aim with AAPA Leadership

AAPA is thrilled to announce a recent partnership with Kevin Riddleberger, PA and co-founder of DispatchHealth, to bring you an exciting series of articles on innovation in healthcare. Riddleberger's unique background and perspectives will challenge us to think differently, inspire us about what's possible, and showcase innovative models that are shaping the future of healthcare.

Grantee Spotlight: Empowering Women through Nutrition Education

PA and registered dietitian Erin Sherer shares her experience in developing a program designed to educate Colombian women on how they can improve their family’s health and overall well-being. The Nourishing Futures Nutrition Education Program was created in partnership with Proyecto Florecer, a non-profit located in Medellín, Colombia, with funding from the PA Foundation’s Global Outreach Grant Program.

PA Named #2 Best Health Care Job by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report named the PA profession as the #2 Best Health Care Job and the #4 Best STEM Job in its 2024 rankings released today. Additionally, the profession secured the impressive #5 spot among the 100 Best Jobs, across all occupations.