ConnAPA is now the Connecticut Academy of Physician Associates

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On the evening of November 30, 2022, ConnAPA held an open forum meeting of the membership to discuss advocacy efforts of the organization. The meeting concluded with a vote of the membership in attendance to update the Constitution & Bylaws of the organization. The updated language has made a change to the official name of […]

AAPA House of Delegates Report 2022

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In May, the Connecticut Delegation traveled to Indianapolis to return to an in person AAPA House of Delegates for the first time since 2019. The mood of the room was one of excitement and eagerness. There were a number of topics up for discussion, including some that were being revisited from the past year. Some […]

2022 Annual Meeting

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On June 16, 2022, ConnAPA held the annual meeting at Fleming’s Steakhouse in West Hartford, thanks to a sponsorship by GSK. After an emotional and impactful talk by Ryan Hockensmith and his survival of meningococcemia, which led into a scientific discussion on meningitis B and the Bexsero vaccine, the business portion of the meeting was […]

2022 ConnAPA PA of the Year

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At the Charter Oak Conference’s Annual Business Meeting, PA Brook Sullivan of Hartford Healthcare’s St. Vincent’s Medical Center was bestowed the honor of PA of the Year. Mrs. Sullivan is the Advanced Practice Provider Manager at St. Vincent’s, and was a pioneering force at as one of the first PAs in the Emergency Department at […]

Past President Sarah Clark on WTNH

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ConnAPA Past President, and current System Director of Advanced Practice at Hartford Healthcare, Sarah Clark, discusses the role of PAs and NPs in the healthcare system.