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Jun
04

2022 NAPA Awards

Good afternoon NAPA Members,   Call for 2022 NAPA Award Nominations.   Please see the NAPA website for details and examples of LOR, endorsem...

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May
28

In Memoriam: CWO3 Richard Albert Goodrich

Chief Warrant Officer 3 Richard Albert Goodrich   Richard Albert Goodrich, age 75, of Rockwall, TX, passed away May 21, 2022. He was born Novembe...

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May
25

Mentorship and Member Profiles

Good evening,   Who: NAPA members and future members (Active, Reserve, Student, Aspiring). What: Mentorship. Please see webpages below on how to ...

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May
10

EMPA DSc Fellowship DUINS

From LCDR Kyle Hasenstein: *DUINS DSc EMPA Fellowship* Interested in gaining additional skills in Emergency Medicine, Trauma and Critical Ca...

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Mar
20

New VA pilot program to fund prior Corpsman / Medic training to become PAs

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has launched a new pilot program to pay for former members of the Armed Services to train as PAs in exchange f...

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Sep
22

Expiring CMEs

Good evening, For those of you who have not competed the CMEs from the 2020 NAPA Symposium, you have until 10/12/21 to complete them. All current payi...

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Jul
18

Moral Reasoning in Seven Questions

Editor's note: This article is reprinted in full with permission from the US Naval Institute's magazine Proceedings.As PAs and Officers, we are often ...

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Jun
03

KSA list for Navy PAs

An official Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSA's) list has been published for Navy PAs   Thanks to our PA Specialty Leaders present and past, ou...

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May
27

NAPA HOD Update

On 24 May 2021, the AAPA House of Delegates (HOD) passed many resolutions.  These most impactful of these resolutions was the Title Change. In su...

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May
15

Becoming the Cornerstone of Operational Medicine, 2000-Present

Below is reprinted with permission from the article "A Short History Of Navy Physician Assistants. Part III: Becoming the Cornerstone of Operational M...

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May
15

Through Heavy Weather and Fair Winds, 1975-1999

Below is reprinted with permission from the article "A Short History Of Navy Physician Assistants. Part II: Through Heavy Weather and Fair Winds, 1975...

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May
15

The Advent Of Physician Assistants In The Navy

Below is reprinted with permission from the article "A Short History Of Navy Physician Assistants. Part I: The Advent Of Physician Assistants In The N...

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May
11

Regional NAPA East and NAPA West Board of Directors Nominations 2021-2023

To the NAPA Community,   We are opening nominations for Regional NAPA East and NAPA West Board of Directors positions: President, Vice President ...

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May
11

Naval Association of Physician Assistants (NAPA) – President-Elect Nominations 2021-2023

To the NAPA Community,   We are asking for nominations for the NAPA Board of Directors positions: President-Elect.   If you are motivated an...

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Feb
28

Updated Navy PA Career Roadmap

Our Navy PA Specialty Leader, Assistant Specialty Leaders, and others have worked together to recently update a standardized "road map" for a Navy PA'...

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