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Leadership 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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May 16, 2022

Season 2: Episode 38-Dr.Brian Lauf and the University of Nevada Reno …

We speak with Dr. Brian Lauf about the developing program at the University of Nevada-Reno. We learn about his path to becoming a…

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May 2, 2022

Season 2: Episode 36 - An Author and a PA

We speak with Dr. Justine Strand de Oliveira, former PAEA President and Division Chief for Duke University's PA program about her…

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April 5, 2022

Season 2: Episode 34 - PAs in Urology

Today we speak with Dr. Daniel Park, Director of the Keck Medicine Urology Fellowship for PAs. Dan and I talk about the pros and …

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March 12, 2022

Season 2: Episode 31 - The PA Model in the Netherlands

We speak with Mr. Quinten van den Driesschen, MPA about the PA profession in the Netherlands and his nearly two decades serving a…

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Feb. 28, 2022

Season 2: Episode 29 - The Irish Model

We speak with Dr. Lisa Mustone Alexander about the physician associate profession in Ireland. Dr. Alexander shares her insights o…

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Nov. 22, 2021

Episode 21: University of Colorado - Jonathan Bowser, MS, PA-C

We speak with Jon Bowser, MS, PA-C about the University of Colorado PA program and about his passion for leadership and about a p…

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Nov. 8, 2021

Episode 19: Duke University - Dr. Barnett

This week we speak with Dr. Jacqueline Barnett from Duke University about her path to PA and her passion for equity.

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Nov. 1, 2021

Episode 18: Wake Forest School of Medicine - Brian Peacock, MMS, PA-C

We speak with PA Brian Peacock from the Wake Forest School of Medicine PA Program about their inquiry based curriculum and about …

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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. 11, 2021

Episode 15: University of Iowa PA Leadership

We speak with the PA leaders at the top ranked University of Iowa

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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. 27, 2021

Episode 13: NCCPA - Dr. Morton-Rias

We speak with the first PA and woman of color to lead one of the four major PA organizations, the National Commission on Certific…

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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. 13, 2021

Episode 11: Emory University PA Leadership

We speak with Dr. Maha Lund and Mr. Allan Platt about Emory University's Physician Assistant Program and their commitment to educ…

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