PA is About to Get a New Meaning
Physician Assistant to Physician Associate Name Change
Have you heard, the Physician Assistant profession is about to become the Physician Associate profession. Learn more about the change here.
Frequently Asked Questions related to the name change have been developed and will be updated regularly. Visit the link to learn more.
Do you have questions about the title change? You can email your questions to TCIInfo@aapa.org
LTJG German S. Herrera, MPAS, PA-C, USPHS was featured in multiple AAPA social media sites in an article titled, "I’m a PA in the U.S. Public Health Service."
Congratulations LTJG Herrera!
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Become the Difference
PHSAPA is a constituent chapter of the American Academy of Physician
Assistants (AAPA).The PHSAPA is the national organization for active
duty and retired Physician Assistant Officers of the United States
Public Health Service (USPHS) and the United States Coast Guard (USCG).
We also represent civilian Physician Assistants who are employed within
the federal government.