Welcome to Physician Assistants For Global Health!

PAs for Global Health (PAGH) is a grassroots non-profit organization working to meet the needs of PAs interested in working in medically under served areas around the globe.

There is a tremendous amount of interest in volunteering, global health, and the PA role in the international arena. PAGH was designated by the AAPA to handle many of these issues. We are the only PA organization of this type and are working to organize and centralize the PA profession and support individual PAs in their efforts.

PAGH is a completely volunteer-run and member funded. We can do great things through the power of teamwork!

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Stories From the Field

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    2016 PAGH Scholarship: Due June 1st, 2016

    PAGH is happy to announce that the application cycle for the 2016 PAGH Student Scholarship is now OPEN!!! A few key things to note: There will be four $250 scholarships available so your chances are good but only if you apply! The scholarship cannot be for a clinical rotation which occurs before April 1st, 2016 BUT it can be used...
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    The 2015 annual PAGH Global Health CME Conference

    We've set a date for the 2015 annual PAGH Global health CME conference: Taking Place On Saturday, September 19th, 2015 7:50am - 5:00pm Located At UC Denver Anschutz Medical Campus Shore Family Forum in the Ben Nighthorse Campbell Building With 8 Hours of AAPA-Approved Category 1 CME Topics Vaccines & Global Health Ebola & Emerging Viruses Update Global Oral Health Update...
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    PAGH Student Corner: Haiti Medical Missions Trip

    Can you please come quickly? My brother has just returned from the hospital and is having difficulty breathing!” Night had already fallen in the town of Ranquitte, Haiti, and I was preparing for bed when I overheard one of our translators speak those words. Minutes later I found myself sitting shotgun in an old Toyota 4Runner filled to the brim with...

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A global deficit of qualified health care professionals exists.

We are the only PA organization of this type designated by the AAPA working to organize and centralize the PA profession and support individual PA’s in their efforts.

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