About PAEA

PAEA is the only national organization representing physician assistant educational programs in the United States.

PAEA’s mission is to pursue excellence, foster faculty development, advance the body of knowledge that defines quality education and patient-centered care, and promote diversity in all aspects of physician assistant education.

PAEA Stakeholder Summit Steering Committee

Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) – Convener

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) – Co-Sponsor

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) – Co-Sponsor

National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) – Co-Sponsor