A paper co-authored by Chris Everett, Ph.D, MPH, PA-C, and Perri Morgan, Ph.D., PA-C, won Article of the Year at the PAEA Education Forum in Washington, D.C., on October 10. The article, "Intermediate Diabetes Outcomes in Patients Managed by Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, or Physician Assistants: A Cohort Study," was published in Annals of Internal Medicine in December of 2018 (e-published in November of 2018). George Jackson, Ph.D., MHA, in the Duke Department of Population Health Sciences, was the first author.
Additionally, a number of Duke Physician Assistant Program faculty and staff attended and also presented at the annual PAEA Education Forum. Presenters included:
Lovest Alexander, MHS, PA-C
- Jacqueline Barnett, DHSc, MSHS, PA-C
- Melinda Blazar, MHS, PA-C
Susan Hibbard, Ph.D.
- Nicholas Hudak, MSEd, MPA, PA-C
Quincy Jones, MSW, LCSW, MHS, PA-C
Perri Morgan, Ph.D., PA-C
Sandro Pinheiro de Oliveira, Ph.D.
- Rachel Porter, PH.D.
- Mara Sanchez, MMS, PA-C
- April Stouder, MHS, PA-C
Future PA Educator
Additionally, second-year Duke PA student Jessica Veale, attended the conference as part of the PAEA Future Educator Fellowship. The year-long fellowship supports the development of PA students with an interest in education.