Meet 2018’s PA Student of the Year

2018’s PA Student of the Year winner embodies exemplary service, advocacy, and leadership to the PA profession. Blake Rogers coordinates volunteer activities, chairs social media committees, and participates in grassroots advocacy – all while making sure his homework is done on time.

PA Students Compete in Point-of-Care Ultrasound Workshop

The inaugural Yes, I Scan Student Workshop and Competition, providing hands-on learning for point-of-care ultrasound, will be held at AAPA18. Fifteen teams from across the country will be competing for the first Yes, I Scan title. Student teams and their mentors will have hands-on scan time across multiple point-of-care ultrasound applications.

Experience Impactful AAPA 2018 Student Conference Activities

AAPA Conference is swiftly approaching! It’s a great opportunity to network with your fellow students and learn from practicing PAs. If you’ve never been to Conference, or if you’re not sure about attending, I’m here to tell you – this is the year! Join us in New Orleans.

Requirements Lessened for New Grad PAs in Colorado

Through the relentless work of the Colorado Academy of PAs (CAPA) and the American Academy of PAs (AAPA), many of the draconian rules for hiring new grads have improved – making it significantly easier for employers to hire new PAs in the Mile-High State.

Five Tips for Challenge Bowl Success

AAPA 2018 is just around the corner, and PA programs around the country are starting to get ready for the ultimate PA student event: AAPA National Medical Challenge Bowl. Get advice, study tips, and strategy advice from past winners and finalists.

Challenge Bowl: Who Will Win in 2018?

Each year, more than 80 PA programs from across the country compete in the AAPA National Medical Challenge Bowl. Challenge Bowl, the hallmark student event at AAPA’s Conference, a high-energy game-show-format competition in which students answer questions on a variety of clinical topics.

Student Board Looks Ahead to 2018

Student Board Looks Ahead to 2018 By Alfred Trae Beasler, III, PA-C Happy New Year! My name is Trae Beasler, PA-C, and I am the President of the Student Academy Board of Directors and the Student Director on AAPA’s Board of Directors.  As we look forward to the new opportunities in 2018, I wanted to […]