March 2022

  •  Please join us for our annual Continuing Medical Education Conference in Houston, Texas, from October 13-16, 2022. We are so excited to be back in person! Registration is LIVE! If you are interested in being a speaker, participating in the poster presentation, or if you would like to organize a hands-on skills training workshop at the conference, please check out the conference information on our website for application information.

  • Calling all PA students! Our student scholarship is now accepting applications! The deadline to apply is July 1, 2022.

  • Our very own board member, Veronica Victoria is attending the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)’s Global Surgical Conference and Expo in New Orleans, Louisiana later this month. She will be representing the AASPA as an honored guest! We look forward to hearing more about this wonderful opportunity for shared learning and collaboration.

  • We hope you enjoyed our February webinar on Diversity in Healthcare with Kathryn Reed of the National Society of Black Physician Assistants. If you were unable to attend the webinar live, please be sure to log into the members-only section to watch it when you can.

  • Our next webinar will cover Nutrition Care for Surgical Patients on Tuesday, March 15th at 7PM CST.   Don’t miss it! Registration is Live!

  • Our Virtual Fundamental Critical Care Support Course is scheduled for Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15th, 2022 from 8am-5pm. This course usually fills up quickly, so please be sure to register if you want to participate.

  • The AASPA will be at AAPA in Indianapolis, Indiana May 21-25. Please come visit our booth in the exhibit hall!

  • Our inaugural edition of Sutureline, the official journal of the AASPA, will be published soon - please be sure to read it and we'd love any feedback. If you would like to submit a clinical article for publication, we are always accepting submissions. Please head to the submission guidelines to learn more: https://sutureline.scholasticahq.com/for-authors