ConnAPA PAs visit Pfizer Laboratories

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 Laboratories in Groton, CT was host to a group of 11 PAs and PA students on Friday, February 6th, 2015. The three and a half hour tour proved to be fascinating, informative, and illuminating. The tour included an overview of Pfizer’s research and development program, a visit to their anti-counterfeiting laboratory and information about compound […]

QU PA Students Hold MOvember Events, Travel to Dominican Republic

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QU Students Join with Horizons International (HHI) in a Medical Service Trip to the Dominican Republic The world is a lot smaller than it once was. With the accessibility of international travel and electronic communication, thousands of miles is no longer an impossible barrier between two peoples. This concept also applies to medicine, as the five of us, […]

COC Approved for 33 Hours Category 1 CME

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ConnAPA is excited to announce that the 2015 Charter Oak Conference will be returning to Newport, RI, proudly hosted in partnership with the Rhode Island Academy of Physician Assistants! The conference will be held at the beautiful Hyatt Regency from April 13-16, 2015.  Mid-April is a beautiful time of year in Newport with many local attractions […]

University of Bridgeport PA Institute – Activity Update 1/15

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UBPAI Winter Updates By: Sabrina Butler and Angel Castro MEDICAL MISSION TO GUATEMALA Several students from the Class of 2016 recently returned from a Medical Mission to Panajachel, Guatemala. Students worked in conjunction with the Naturopathic Medicine for Global Health organization. While in Guatemala students volunteered in community clinics, hospitals and rural homes to provide […]

CT PAF BOWL-A-RAMA February 27th – Mark your calendar Now!

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5th Annual  CT PAF BOWLARA February 27th 7:00-9:30 PM Johnson’s Duckpin Lanes 2100 Dixwell Ave. Hamden, CT 06514 203-248-1563    Graduates and Yale PA students Bowlarama 2014 Join the CT PAF for a night of bowling fun as we raise money for student scholarships. We are gathering Presidents from past and present from CONNAPA and AAPA […]

Yale-New Haven Hospital Starts PA/NP Emergency Residency Program

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Yale-New Haven Hospital is pleased to announce the opening of a new residency program for PAs and NPs. Slated to begin in July of 2015, the program is currently accepting application with interviews to be held in January and February. More information is available at HERE YNHH PA Residency brochure

Smiles for Life: A National Oral Health Curriculum (3rd Edition)

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Smiles for Life is a comprehensive oral health curriculum. Developed by the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Group on Oral Health and now in its third edition, the curriculum is designed to enhance the role of primary care clinicians in the promotion of oral health for all age groups through the development and dissemination […]

2015 PA Foundation Scholarship Application now available

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Student Scholarship Residents of the State of Connecticut attending an accredited  PA program or  students attending an accredited Physician Assistant program in Connecticut are eligible to apply for a scholarship. Please read the CONNECTICUT PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP 2015 application carefully for full details. THE DEADLINE FOR APPLYING IS FEBRUARY 1, 2015.