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
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 […]
CONNAPA RECEIVES SPECIAL RECOGNITION FROM SENATOR BLUMENTHAL IN CELEBRATION OF NATIONAL PA WEEK
Physician Assistants honored for their steadfast dedication on the front lines.
In Memoriam: Drew Morton, P.A.
Drew Morten Memorial Scholarship The Joseph L. Kaplowe Memorial scholarship is awarded to a student who has proudly served our country and exemplifies overall excellence and dedication to the PA profession. Joe proudly served his country as a Medical Corpsman in the United States Army. He then continued on to PA school and began […]
Paul Posenti, PA Director of Trauma Services, Bridgeport Hospital, Highlighted in Connecticut Magazine
Recognized for this role in preparing Bridgeport Hospital to handle the Covid 19 Virus.
A very positive article re PAs
“The differences in quality of care between non-physicians [PAs and NPs] and doctors does not favor any one practitioner type over the others,”…..
ConnAPA Board of Directors for 2019-2020
Adam Olson (Director At Large), Becky Orsulak (Director At Large), Andrew Turczak (Director At Large) , Sarah Clark (Treasurer), Sheree Piperidis (Director At Large), Sarah Jolly (Director At Large), Cayla Daniele (Director At Large) and Jason Prevelige (Director At Large) Seated from l to r: Johanna D’Addario (Vice President), Mark Turczak (President), Mick Devanney (Immediate […]
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Quinnipiac PA Students Celebrate PA Week
Quinnipiac University’s PA Program Class of 2019 celebrates PA week and the 50th anniversary of the profession. An interprofessional group of Quinnipiac physician assistant, medical, and occupational health students traveled to the New Haven homeless shelter to hold a foot clinic and provide preventative care as part of PA student service week. Quinnipiac […]