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Advocacy Episodes

May 23, 2022

Season 2: Episode 39 -Karen Hills, MS, PA-C Chief of Educational Deve…

We speak with Ms. Karen Hills, MS, PA-C; Chief of Educational Development for PAEA about her path to becoming a PA, her various r…

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April 25, 2022

Season 2: Episode 35 - Advocacy and PAEA

This week we speak with Tyler Smith, MPH, Senior Director for Government Relations with the Physician Assistant Education Associa…

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Dec. 20, 2021

Episode 25: USC PA Program

We speak with Claire Norman, MSJ and Sara Diosdado-Ortiz, MBA about the Primary Care Physician Assistant Program at the Keck Scho…

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Oct. 25, 2021

Episode 17: Touro University - Grace Landel, M.Ed., PA-C

2021 PAEA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Grace Landel, M.Ed., PA-C speaks with our team.

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Oct. 4, 2021

Episode 14: Stanford University PA Leadership

The Stanford University Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies team speaks with us about their program and about the s…

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Sept. 20, 2021

Episode 12: Oregon Health & Sciences University - Ted Ruback, MS, PA-…

We speak with the Father of CASPA - the Centralized Application Service for PAs.

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Sept. 7, 2021

Episode 10: Samuel Merritt University - Dr. DeRosa

We speak with Dr. DeRosa about Samuel Merritt's commitment to service and to the indigenous people of Batata in the Panamanian mo…

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Aug. 23, 2021

Episode 8: Drexel University - Dr. Banning

We speak with Dr. Adrian Banning about Drexel University and about her passion for podcasts, research, and teaching evidence-base…

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Aug. 16, 2021

Episode 7: Idaho State University -Dr. Phelps

Today we speak with Paula Phelps, MHE, PA-C about Idaho State University's PA Program and about lifestyle medicine.

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Aug. 9, 2021

Episode 6: MEDEX Northwest PA Program - Terry Scott, MPA, PA-C

We speak with Mr. Terry Scott, MPA, PA-C,about the University of Washington MEDEX Northwest PA Program and about the importance o…

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July 22, 2021

Episode 4: 2020 Eugene Stead Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

We speak with Paul Lombardo, MSPS-HSA, PA-C Emeritus, DFAAPA the 2020 recipient of the Eugene Stead Jr. Lifetime Achievement Awar…

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July 16, 2021

Episode 3: Physician Assistant Education Association - Dr. Mary Jo Bo…

We speak with the first PA to become Chief Executive Officer of the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA), Dr. Mary Jo…

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July 3, 2021

Episode 1: The 5 W‘s for the PA Path Podcast - Dr. Lohenry

We kick this podcast off with the who, what, where, when, and why of this work including our passions and our purpose.

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