The Royal College of Physicians exam review group – become a PA member

21/10/2021

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and the Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) are seeking to appoint a number of individuals to the Physician Associate National Examination Question... more

Physician associates – poster competition success

15/10/2021

Physician associates – poster competition success  This year, the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) regional poster competition 2021 launched a programme of 14 poster... more

Faculty of Physician Associates virtual conference 2021

14/10/2021

Faculty of Physician Associates virtual conference 2021 The FPA national annual conference is returning virtually for 2021. The two-day online event will be held on 25 November... more

PA Week 2021 – highlights, celebrations and staying proud

13/10/2021

PA Week 2021 – highlights, celebrations and staying proud  PA Week UK 2021 ran from 4–8 October, a week to celebrate, reflect and create awareness of the PA profession and... more

Black History Month Diversity and Inclusion Delivery Group – a PAs experience

11/10/2021

Black History Month Diversity and Inclusion Delivery Group – a PAs experience What does your role within the Diversity and Inclusion Delivery Group (DIDG) involve? A... more

PA week 2021

20/09/2021

PA week 2021 Physician Associate (PA) week this year will run between Monday 4 October – Friday 8 October.  PA week aims to raise awareness of the profession. It’s also a... more

Spotlight series – PAs in general practice sexual health

16/09/2021

Spotlight series – PA in general practice sexual health The  Faculty of Physician Associates  (FPA)  census report  2020 revealed that 30% of physician... more

Preparing for the PA national examination – a qualified PA's story

01/09/2021

Preparing for the PA national examination  Each physician associate (PA)  national examination diet sees a new cohort of PA students register, hoping to join the PA... more

Changes to the delivery of the PA National Exam (written)

24/06/2021

Changes to the delivery of the PA National Exam (written)   From September 2021 the PA national certification and recertification examination (written) will be delivered online... more

Changes to standard setting methodology for the recertification examination

17/06/2021

Physician Associate National Examination -Changes to standard setting methodology for the recertification examination   Candidate information The role of the Physician Associate... more