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:
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org to be assigned a mentor.
The association will only award one scholarship in 2013. It will be the Past Presidents Council Leadership Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.
First and second year students in all the Ohio PA programs are eligible to apply but you must also be a student member of AAPA for a minimum of 3 months.
The Application and Program Director Attestation Form can be found on this page, to your left.
The deadline for the applications is Monday, February 11, 2013. The recipient will be announced in early March.
Please contact the OAPA office if you have any questions (800/292-4997 or email@example.com).