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Aug
01

Call for speakers

Good morning NAPA members, NAPA West is in the process of organizing the NAPA Symposium which will be 15-16 OCT 2020.  Please mark your calendars...

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Jul
31

2020 NAPA Awards

Call for 2020 NAPA Award Nominations   Good afternoon NAPA members, this is the call for 2020 NAPA Award Nominations. Please see the NAPA website...

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Jul
27

2020 NAPA Coin and Membership

Good evening Fellow Naval PAs, Thank you all for commenting and showing your interest in our redesigned NAPA coin. Our website is now live for orderin...

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Oct
30

In Memoriam: Lieutenant Ruth Cortes

Ruth Yesenia Cortes was born 19 October 1979 in Hawaiian Gardens. Later she would earn a Bachelor's of Science in Biology from San Diego State Un...

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Jun
12

Election and Awards Results from 2018 AAPA Conference

Election Results and AwardsFrom the 2018 NAPA Breakout Meeting at the AAPA ConferencePresented by LCDR Stephen RogersNAPA President   This is the...

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May
10

NAPA Meeting at 2018 AAPA Conference

NAPA Dinner and Meeting 2018 AAPA Conference New Orleans, LA Sunday, 20 May 2018 at 1800   Please join us for the NAPA dinner and meeting at the ...

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May
06

New FB page for Marines interested in PA school

A quick note, one of our Navy PA colleagues has set up a Facebook page for Marines interested in becoming PAs through the military's Interservice PA P...

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Dec
22

CMEs available for NAPA Members

NAPA members can now earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit hours online on the NAPA website. This is the first time we are offering this benefit to our members and we are pleased to be able to support the Navy's PAs by helping them obtain the CMEs required for certification maintenance.

 

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Sep
27

50 Years of PAs Serving Americans

PAs have been providing valuable service in American Healthcare for the past 50 years. PAs are nationally certified and state licensed medical provide...

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Aug
07

Navy Specialty Spotlight: Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant Subspecialty Code = 1893 Billets:Primary - 284; Secondary - About 115 “Mob To” platformsEnd Strength = 304Billets types:USMC: 68Jo...

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Jul
17

Medical Service Corps 70th Anniversary

The Navy Medical Service Corps was created on 4 August 1947 by an act of the United States Congress. Originally it had four specialist sections: ...

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Jun
14

2017 Legislative Affairs Update from NAPA Meeting at AAPA

Legislative Affairs Update From the 2017 NAPA Breakout Meeting at the AAPA ConferencePresented by LT Thomas HurtadoNAPA Legislative Affairs Chair and ...

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Jun
09

Hospital Corpsmen to PAs - A Wasted Talent Pool in a Time of Need

Editor's note: This article appears in the Journal of Health and Human Experience, Volume III, No. 1, pp 77-99, under the title "Empathy and...

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Jun
03

NAPA Constitution and By-Laws Update

The NAPA Board of Directors recently met and voted to amend NAPA's Constitution and Bylaws, which were subsequently approved and adopted by the Board ...

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Jun
02

Election and Awards Results from 2017 AAPA Conference

Election Results and AwardsFrom the 2017 NAPA Breakout Meeting at the AAPA ConferencePresented by LT Ari DoucetteNAPA Vice President and Awards Chair ...

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