The association is active in improving PA practice in Ohio through legislative advocacy, offering continuing education for PAs, providing public education on the profession and building relationships with physician organizations. All this to make sure that the PA profession in Ohio is thriving and ready for you.
OAPA values student input and to that end ou are invited to contribute to all association activities. Early involvement benefits you and OAPA.
Not an OAPA student member? Dues for 1st year students are free for one year and dues for 2nd year students are $25 for two years - your last year in school and first year in practice. Student members receive a reduced or free registration to the student conference and are eligible for a mentor and to apply for scholarships. Join OAPA Today!
Student Professional Development Conference
OAPA will not hold a student conference in 2013.
2012 Student Conference Session Slides:
The University of Mount Union team won the 2012 Challenge Bowl.
OAPA will find a mentor for students and recent grads. You must be a current member of OAPA. Mentors can be assigned by region, specialty or specialty within a region.
Contact the OAPA office at email@example.com to be assigned a mentor.
2013 General Scholarship Recipients
Natalie Lammers - Findlay University
Christopher Rupprecht - Tri-C/CSU
Nada Salem - Tri-C/CSU
Michael Schetter - Findlay University
2013 Diversity Scholarship Recipient:
Paula Purpera - Tri-C/CSU
2014 Scholarship Applications
OAPA will award multiple General and Diversity Scholarships and one Leadership Scholarship. Applicants must be a member of OAPA and AAPA for a minimum of 3 months prior to applying.
Deadline for all applications is August 29, 2014.
If you would like to have a mentor, please contact the OAPA office at firstname.lastname@example.org.