DC Academy of Physician Assistants

District of Columbia Academy of Physician Assistants

District of Columbia Academy of Physician Assistants serves the needs of PAs and PA students who work or reside in metropolitan Washington, D.C. DCAPA's web site serves its members and the public by providing a forum for services and ideas designed to strengthen and promote the PA profession throughout the city.

News & Announcements

The Call for Nominations for the 2021 DCAPA Board Of Directors is NOW OPEN from 11/1/2020-11/10/2020. Elections will take place from 12/1/2020-12/7/2020 This is the time to get involved in the DCAPA, a 100% volunteer-run organization! Join the 2021 Board and make the DCAPA yours! Board members...

The DC Academy of PAs is honored to be able to offer a scholarship this year. One of the foundations of the DCAPA mission is to support the education and professional growth of PA students in the District of Columbia. As such, we will be offering one $500 award to a DCAPA student member currently...

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DCAPA is working with AAPA and other state chapters on a social media campaign to get DC Mayor Bowser to pass an Executive Order eliminating barriers for PA Practice (such as delegation agreements, PA to Physician ratios, etc.). The order is essential for us to be able to practice to the full...

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We all know information about COVID-19 is constantly being released and evolving, especially regarding PAs and other healthcare professionals in DC and across the country. Here are some important links which can provide answers to a lot of your questions and concerns and also with ways to get...

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With the COVID-19 National emergency affecting every corner of our country, we here at the DCAPA want to thank all health care providers who are essential to responding to this crisis. Our thoughts are with all of those affected by this virus. Federal and local guidelines are rapidly shifting in...

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Elections for the 2021 DCAPA Board Of Directors are NOW OPEN from 12/1/2020-12/7/2020. Click here to go to the Elections and submit your vote! Please note, you must be a current member of DCAPA to vote in elections. If your membership is expired or you have not yet joined, please go to DCAPA.org...

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DCAPA Board is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: DCAPA's Toast for PA Week Time: Oct 6, 2020 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/78313651577?pwd=UXlPS2djeTdua25ZbkhKZithb1phQT09 Meeting ID: 783 1365 1577 Passcode: paweek

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