Our mission is to empower PAs through advocacy and education; providing resources for physician assistants as well as the community in the pursuit of excellence for team-based medicine. 


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Exhibitor Registration Info

Upcoming Events

    • Tuesday, January 22, 2019
    • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • RIMS (If we can get a room)
    Registration is closed

    Happy New Year !

    Please RSVP for the next BOD Meeting

    WHEN:  Tuesday, January 22nd 2019

    WHERE:      RIMS 

    405 Promenade Street , Suite A

    Providence RI

    AGENDA: Will be sent in a separate email


    • Saturday, March 02, 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Crowne Plaza, Warwick R.I.

    Best Practices for Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing 
    Fulfilling the New Opioid CME Mandate


    Saturday,   March 2, 2018     7:30am – 1pm
    Saturday, March 23, 2018     7:30am – 1pm

    Raddison Airport Hotel, Warwick RI

    These courses fulfill the requirements set forth in Department of Health regulations, Prescriber Training Requirements for Best Practices
    Regarding Opioid Presscribing.  All prescribers holding a Controlled SubstanceRegistration (CSR) must fulfill this specific training requrement only onceand must do so before the next renewal of their CSR (June 2019)

    March 2nd topics will feature: Appropriate Prescribing, Potential for Dependence, Pharmacology, and Addiction.

    March 23rd topics will cover Alternatives for Opioid Pain Management: Chiropractic Care, Marijuana, Physical Therapy, and Acupuncture.

    Registration information will be coming soon.  Watch your email!

    This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 4 AAPA Category 1 CME credits for each session from the AAPA Review Panel. The total number of approved credits is yet to be determined.

Past Events

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 Strategies for Member Retention and Recruitment Conference Call
Thursday, October 11, 2018 PA Week Celebration and Annual Meeting
Monday, September 24, 2018 RIAPA BOD Meeting
Monday, August 27, 2018 RIAPA Membership Committee Meeting
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 RIAPA Executive Committee Meeting
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Board of Directors Meeting
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Understanding the 2018 GOLD Guidelines in the Management of Patients with COPD
Saturday, April 14, 2018 3rd Annual Spring CME
Thursday, January 18, 2018 Complications of Cirrhosis: Strategies to Improve Long-Term Patient Outcomes
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 PA and APRN Reimbursement: Rules, Revenue and ROI
Monday, November 06, 2017 Member Roundtables - Tell us what you think
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Celebrating 50 Years of PAs
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 PA Practice in Rhode Island: Whefe we are today - Where we need to be tomorrow
Thursday, August 24, 2017 RIAPA Board of Directors Meeting
Saturday, July 22, 2017 Board of Directors Orientation and Strategic Planning Session
Thursday, June 29, 2017 BOD Meet and Greet Cookout
Thursday, June 08, 2017 RIAPA Annual Meeting - Exhibitors
Thursday, June 08, 2017 RIAPA Annual Meeting
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 RIAPA Town Hall Meeting
Saturday, March 11, 2017 2nd Annual Spring CME
Saturday, March 11, 2017 RIAPA 2nd ANNUAL SPRING CME (Exhibitors)
Thursday, November 17, 2016 RIAPA Education Event
Thursday, October 06, 2016 National PA Week Celebration
Thursday, October 06, 2016 National PA Week Celebration (Exhibitors)
Wednesday, June 08, 2016 Annual Membership Meeting
Saturday, March 19, 2016 Student Suture Workshop
Saturday, March 19, 2016 Spring CME Morning and Rapid Response Workshop
Saturday, March 19, 2016 Spring CME Morning and Suturing Workshop
Saturday, March 19, 2016 ConnAPA Morning Session and Rapid Response Workshop
Saturday, March 19, 2016 Morning Session
Tuesday, March 08, 2016 Help Advocate for a Modern PA Law
Wednesday, January 20, 2016 RIAPA Education Event
Thursday, October 08, 2015 National PA Week Celebration
Thursday, June 11, 2015 RIAPA Annual Meeting
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 RIAPA Educational Event
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Membership Dinner Meeting
Thursday, October 09, 2014 National PA Week Celebration



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