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Physician Assistant Resource Guide

This page give information on associations and careers for young professionals

American Academy of PAs

   American Academy of Physician Assistants

Florida Academy of Pas


FAPA Mission Statement: Empower, represent, and advocate for Florida PAs

FAPA Vision: Fully integrate PAs into every aspect of health care in Florida.

PA Foundation

The PA (Physician Assistant) Foundation is a national nonprofit organization that promotes better health and wellness by providing PAs and PA students with philanthropic opportunities and resources. It is the philanthropic arm of the American Academy of PAs (AAPA), representing a profession of 123,000 PAs across all medical and surgical specialties throughout the U.S. and on American military bases around the world.

International Federation of Physician Assistant Association (IFPACS)


The work of the International Federation of Physician Assistant/Physician Associate and Clinical Officer/Clinical Associate/Comparable Students’ Association is divided into global health areas including: Medicine, Surgery, and Public Health. IFPACS brings students from around the globe together to exchange, discuss and initiate projects to create a healthier world.

Physician Assistant Education Association

Vision:  Health for all

Mission:  Leadership, innovation, and excellence in PA education.