NIDA Mentored Outreach Award for SUD Projects
Grow your expertise in substance use disorder and fund your SUD project idea with an award of up to $10,000 from NIDA and the PA Foundation. This program provides funding support to practicing PAs who develop projects focused on adoption and/or dissemination of evidence-based SUD treatment research. Apply by November 3.Apply Now
2021 Community Health Access Fellows
The PA Foundation is pleased to introduce Joseph Desrosiers II, MSPAS, PA-C, and Ana Ruiz, MHA, PA-C, as its 2021 William H. Marquardt Community Health Access Fellows. This fellowship award recognizes them for their commitment to promoting accessible primary care for underserved populations and mentoring future PAs in a precepting role.Meet Them
New Telemedicine Resources
New online resources for PA students! Learn about the nuances of working with pain patients through telemedicine, with an emphasis on mental health and preventing prescription opioid misuse. Featuring videos, a podcast episode, a “choose your own adventure” telemedicine simulation, and more!View Them
All of Us Research Program
The Foundation is partnering with the NIH All of Us Research Program to raise awareness about the importance of participation in research. Join us in helping researchers better understand the factors that affect our health.Learn More
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