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Increasing Access to Care in Rural and Underserved Communities: Barriers in PA Education

Sponsored by The Physician Assistant Education Association

2044 Rayburn House Office Building

At a time of looming workforce shortages, barriers such as limited clinical training site availability are presenting daunting challenges to PA educators seeking to meet national workforce demand. During this educational briefing, a panel of experts in PA education will discuss the utilization of PAs in rural and underserved areas, the impact of the clinical training site shortage on PA program capacity, and innovative policy solutions to expand PA training opportunities.

To RSVP, please email Tyler Smith at